Tag Archives: card payments

Why UK businesses should accept contactless payments

Contactless payments are becoming the norm and are used for over one-third of all transactions in the UK. Many businesses, however, still see contactless as another cost that they want to avoid. Contactless can actually be very beneficial to your company and card terminals now come with contactless functionality as standard. Here we explore the […]

How SMEs can stand out from the crowd

From quirky coffee shops and unique clothing brands to mobile vegan food trucks, it’s amazing to see new businesses opening and offering their customers something totally unique. With the rise of the independent business looking to continue, it’s important that your SME stands out from the crowd. Whether you do this through fun marketing campaigns, […]

Five Steps to PCI DSS Compliance

If you’re running an organization that offers card payments, you will know about PCI DSS. The global Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard was set up to ensure that card payment processing is handled securely. No matter what size your organization, the PCI DSS standards apply, and failure to maintain adequate PCI DSS compliance can […]

How Card Machines Can Save Your Business Money In 2018

Cash-only businesses are becoming less and less common in this day and age.  If you’re a business that has traditionally only ever accepted cash payments, here are three ways that introducing card machines can save your business money in 2018. Diversity Customers vary in the ways they prefer to pay for their products. Having the option […]

5 Ways To Increase Custom This Christmas Season

Christmas is an exciting time of year, especially for retailers. The Christmas shopping season sees more people flocking to the high street or browsing online than any other time of year.  This makes it a fantastic opportunity to engage with your customers and sell them your products.  To make the most of the festive season, […]

Why Really Awesome Coffee Decided To Accept Card Payments

We would like to introduce you to one of our customers. Really Awesome Coffee. Really Awesome Coffee runs a network of franchised mobile coffee vans, serving thousands of customers across the UK, at large sporting, charity events and musical festivals. Really Awesome Coffee previously accepted card payments but due to the higher rates on a […]