How Do Card Readers Work?

How Do Card Readers Work?

We have been evolving into a cashless society over the past decade or so. Providing your customers with a streamlined method of paying with plastic (or e-plastic) is critical to the success of your business. We’ve previously ranked the best card readers and explained the different types of payment cards that are available (and that […]

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The Cheapest Merchant Services For Small Businesses

When it comes to setting up or expanding your business, there’s a long list of things you need to get in order. One of the most important points on your to-do list is to set up a merchant service. In this article we will explore exactly what a merchant service is, why you should have […]

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What Are The Different Payment Methods Your Business Should Know About?

As our modern world evolves, we understand that money still makes the world go round, but the way in which our money is processed, transferred and stored continues to progress ever so rapidly. When it comes to different payment methods, it’s imperative for businesses owners - especially first-time small business owners - to understand the […]

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The Best Alternatives to Paypal for Growing Businesses

The last couple of months have certainly reiterated the importance of digital money and online payments. 10 years ago, this article would have been laughed out of town, but a surge in demand for online purchases and bank transfers has opened up a world of opportunities for fresh, alternative online payment systems. Nonetheless, there’s no […]

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Visa vs Mastercard: What’s the difference?

When we talk about high-profile business rivalries we think of the likes of Adidas vs Nike, Burger King vs McDonald’s, and Apple vs Android. Making a decision between a set of these rivals largely comes down to your personal preference.  When it comes to credit card payment networks, there’s no denying Mastercard and Visa’s ‘top-dog’ […]

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Card Not Present Transactions - What You Should Know

One of the main benefits of using a card is that you don't have to be physically present.  Who wants to drag themselves into town to wait in a painfully long queue when you could get a 2 hour delivery from an online retailer?  This perk is the reason that online businesses are doing so […]

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