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Chip & PIN Solutions announces the appointment of Ingigerður Guðmundsdóttir as Managing Director

The Valitor company continues its commitment to bring deep expertise and diversity to the payments industry. Chip & PIN Solutions (CPS), the point of sale card payment company that helps over 8,000 UK small businesses manage their payment needs, today announces that its Operations Director Ingigerður (Inga) Gudmundsdottir becomes Managing Director. Inga moved to the […]

Why marketing is so important for your small business 

A solid, consistent and effective marketing strategy is vital to the success of any fledgling business. From social media to video advertising to consistent branding, there are many different elements to consider when dreaming up an effective, multi-channel marketing strategy. The following points and tips are designed to help you understand why marketing is so […]

How SMEs can fight off cyber attacks

Cyber attacks are becoming an increasing problem for many businesses. Ransomware has proven to be one of the most significant threats. In 2017, there was a 91% increase in ransomware attack attempts. The 2017 NHS attack caused mass disruption for many patients. If a government institution like the NHS can be affected by cyber criminal […]

Why cards are better for the environment compared to cash?

More and more companies are going paperless to reduce their environmental impact. With this in mind, now seems like a good time to ask what is the most environmentally friendly way of making payments? Is using a credit or debit card better for the environment than using cold hard cash? Are banknotes bad for the […]