Oscar Barillas

Payments Enthusiast

 I’m a Payments enthusiast working Operations for Finix Payments in San Francisco. Previously, I was a Product Manager for CENTRL in Mountain View where I worked on the Platform, Reporting, and UX. 

Recent posts

Recent Posts
  • Benefits of Becoming a Payment Facilitator (PayFac)

    Benefits of Becoming a Payment Facilitator (PayFac)

    A Payment Facilitator provides merchant accounts relatively quickly to businesses or individuals who want to process credit cards. For SaaS companies and other technology providers, there are many key benefits of becoming a Payment Facilitator. Benefits 1. New Source of Revenue As a Payment Facilitator, you can make revenue on each transaction one of your… Read More »Benefits of Becoming a Payment Facilitator (PayFac)
  • Payment Facilitator vs Payment Processor

    Payment Facilitator vs Payment Processor

    In the Payments World, there are many terms that can be confusing and new. One of the most important concepts to understand is the difference between a Payment Facilitator and a Payment Processor. What is a Payment Facilitator? A Payment Facilitator(PayFac) is a service provider for merchants who want to accept payments online or physically.… Read More »Payment Facilitator vs Payment Processor
  • Four Essential Products for UX Design

    Four Essential Products for UX Design

    When designing a product or website, you want to have the right tools to help you get the job done faster. These are four products that are essential in any designer’s toolkits for UX and UI design. 1. Sketch Sketch is the de facto app for UI and UX Design right now. With endless art… Read More »Four Essential Products for UX Design
  • Best Free Icon Sets for UX and UI Design

    Best Free Icon Sets for UX and UI Design

    The web and mobile apps use icons in order to communicate actions, information, and organizational hierarchy. In order to have a beautiful and functional platform or website, great attention has to be taken towards icons. These are the top resources to find icons for free. 1. Material Icons Material icons are beautifully crafted, delightful, and… Read More »Best Free Icon Sets for UX and UI Design
  • TablePlus, a New Database Management Tool, is Awesome

    TablePlus, a New Database Management Tool, is Awesome

    Recently, I’ve been using TablePlus to run my queries. I’ve been pleasantly surprised by how easy to use TablePlus is. It’s an awesome program and everyone should look into it. They offer a free version and a paid lifetime (perpetual) license. The Features Native, lightweight and fast Really intuitive and easy to use A smart… Read More »TablePlus, a New Database Management Tool, is Awesome