16 July 2014

Britain’s small businesses losing £800 million a year by not accepting card payments.

Having the ability to take card payments is an essential need for any business competing in today’s economic times.  According to the UK’s Card Association Plastic Card 2013 report, debit and credit cards will continue to play a central role in society and the economy. The value of card payments is forecasted to nearly double […]


18 February 2014

How to reduce card processing costs by up to 50% without sacrificing service and support.

Card processing is becoming an increasingly competitive arena with new pop up resellers appearing all over the country. What many businesses need to be aware of is that there are only a handful of Merchant Banks out there processing payments so transaction rates aren’t hugely different from one merchant account provider to another. Where the […]


12 November 2013

Bishops Stortford Football Club enjoy their day in the limelight!

Bishops Stortford Football Club were unfortunate to lose 2-1 in the FA Cup 1st Round to Northampton Town on Sunday.  The Chip & PIN Solutions sponsored Blues fought hard and came close to taking the lead in the first half when they hit the cross bar, but Northampton Town were simply too strong and took […]


7 August 2013

Chip & PIN Solutions and our Partnership with the NMTF

Many of our customers are already aware of our partnership with the National Market Traders’ Federation (NMTF). But can you believe it’s been eight years since we began our association? As well as being one of the UK’s leading providers of chip and PIN card machines and virtual terminals, we are proud to be partnered […]


22 May 2013

Chip & PIN Solutions Support Cub Scouts Football Competition

Bishop’s Stortford-based firm Chip & PIN Solutions Ltd, a UK leading provider of card payment services, supports Cub Scouts football finals. With budgets tight for the local Cub Scout packs football final, things were looking a little grim for the location of the event. That is until local business Chip & PIN Solutions Ltd stepped […]


3 May 2013

Chip & PIN Solutions Receives Mayor’s Award

Bishop’s Stortford-based firm Chip & PIN Solutions Ltd, a UK leading provider of card payment services, received the prestigious Mayor’s Award on Friday 19 April 2013. With its headquarters situated along Raynham Road, the card payment specialist received the award for its continued support to the local business community, including a recent renewal of major […]


22 March 2013

Local Business Bakes for Charity!

Employees from Bishop’s Stortford-based firm Chip & PIN Solutions Ltd put on their baking hats in celebration of Red Nose Day 2013. With its headquarters situated along Raynham Road, the card payment specialist teamed up with local catering business ‘PJ’s Snack Bar’ to sell a variety of homemade delights to the neighbouring trades. There were […]


21 March 2013

Chip & PIN Solutions continue Bishop’s Stortford FC Sponsorship

Photo Credit: Amelia Bullett courtesy of The Herts & Essex Observer Chip & Pin Solutions have continued their support of Bishop’s Stortford Football Club after signing a two-and-a-half year extension to their shirt sponsorship deal. The Raynham Road based company first came on board two years ago and have enjoyed an excellent relationship with the club. […]


15 January 2013

Major Bank Inspires Young Entrepreneurs

RBS Inspire Young Entrepreneurs A pioneering national competition that launches the careers of young people into market trading has been awarded £50,000 from the RBS Group. First Pitch is a market trader start-up scheme from the National Market Traders Federation (NMTF), a trade association representing 30,000 market traders in the UK. The scheme aims to […]


8 January 2013

NABMA appoints Love Your Local Market Manager

NABMA is delighted to announce that Ellie Gill, pictured below, has been appointed as the Love Your Local Market Manager to lead the national campaign for 2013. The aim is to build on the successes of 2012 to make Love Your Local Market bigger and better, looking to involve over 500 markets and attract 3,000 […]