COVID19 and the resulting lockdown is severely impacting many small UK businesses. Pubs, restaurants, gymns, hairdressers and many other “non-essential” businesses are unable to trade and are earning no income. But that doesn’t stop their costs mounting up and business … Continued
It can be hard to tell who you’re actually dealing with when you sign up for a merchant account. The illusion of ‘independence’ is often used to make customers feel more exclusive, and better looked after. Take BrainTree for instance. … Continued
Should You Set a Minimum Amount for Card Payments? As a customer, the minimum card payment amount can put you off, making a purchase entirely. Say you don’t carry cash. You want to buy a £2 coffee, and there’s a … Continued
Last month the Payment Systems Regulator launched a review of the UK card acquiring market in order to assess whether it’s working well for merchants.