Category Archives: accept card payments

Why the chip and pin machine is the real deal

Why the chip and pin machine is the real deal Since its introduction in the UK more than 10 years ago, the chip and pin machine is used by virtually every business that accepts card payments. The biggest advantage of the chip and pin machine is that it process payments in a fast and secure Read more »

Why does your business need a card reader?

Why does your business need a card reader? As businesses change, so do consumer habits. This means that the consumer in 2017 is very different from the consumer of, say, 1997. There is a commonly used expression that in life, change is the only constant. Preferences have changed, economic circumstances have changed and technology is Read more »

Mobile card payment versus credit card payment

Mobile card payment versus credit card payment These days it is so commonplace to see people using their mobile phones to pay for goods and services that you wonder how much further technology can change the way people conduct business. More than ever before, there is now a high number of people who prefer the Read more »

Advantages of mobile card payment

Advantages of mobile card payment As mobile technology advances, there are an increasing number of activities that can be completed through the mobile phone. For example, thanks to mobile wallet applications, it is now possible to shop online and make a mobile card payment. A mobile card payment is beneficial to both customers and businesses. Read more »

4 Top Tips to Guarantee the Success of Your New Business

The first few years of any business are critical to its future success. Making sure that you have all the right branding, products and marketing processes in place is crucial, of course. But so is ensuring your customers can pay you as easily as possible. The market across many sectors is saturated at the moment, Read more »

Advantages of accepting credit/debit card payment for businesses

In order for any business to grow, it must always adapt to the needs of its customers. The business needs the customers more than the customers need the business. One of the ways a business can adapt to the needs of customers is by accepting credit and debit cards. Credit and debit cards are growing Read more »

online credit card terminal

We have been asked about online credit card terminal. In the industry terms, there is no such existence as an online credit card terminal. This could be referring to one of two things. The first being a Virtual Terminal this is a web-based system. This system allows you to manually process credit or debit card Read more »

Telephone Credit Card Processing

If you are new to telephone credit card processing then it might help if we break down the jargon a little for you. When you are doing your searches or comparisons, one of the first things you will come across is the term Virtual Terminal, so how does this relate to telephone credit card processing? Read more »

Credit Card Payments Online for Small Business

Cash is king, this might be the correct term when referring to the importance of cash flow in the overall health of a business, but when it comes to credit card payments online for small business they might feel different. It is so important that credit card payments online for small businesses are available. The Read more »

UK credit and debit card statistics

This page contains consumer credit and debt statistics – including statistics on credit card debt, card ownership, fraud, debit cards, bankruptcies and more – compiled by a UK.CreditCards.com research team. Statistics on this page will be updated periodically.   Card ownership and use As of October 2016, there were a total of 100.1 million contactless Read more »

How to Accept Credit Card Payments Over the Phone

Most credit card services allow businesses to manually input credit card information into a machine or Internet-based card service. You won’t be able to insert pin or contactless payment it the card holder is not present. You’ll have to obtain all of the card information verbally to obtain an authorization for payment. If you don’t Read more »

AcceptCardPayments.com is happy to announce their partner agreement with Worldpay

AcceptCardPayments.com is happy to announce their partner agreement with Worldpay. Worldpay started as an electronic payment system called Streamline which was first released by CentreFile in 1989 in the UK but has extended into mail order/telephone order, “unattended” payments and handling secure payments over the Internet through merger and acquisition of several other companies 2010, Read more »

AcceptCardPayments.com are proud of their Partnership agreement with Allied Irish Bank (AIB)

AcceptCardPayments.com are proud of their Partnership agreement with Allied Irish Bank (AIB) AIB Merchant Services has extensive operations in Ireland and Britain, and have card processing capabilities throughout continental Europe. They process millions of payments every day, and deal with every major credit and debit card In a rapidly transforming industry, they remain at the Read more »

Card Payment Machines

Introduction There are many of options when it comes to the processing of credit and debit cards Online Credit and debit card payments let you sell your goods and services online Point of sale You can accept debit and credit card payments at the point of sale Over the phone You may be able to Read more »

Is it time for you to start accepting card payments?

The answer is more than likely yes In this day and age, every business must make it as easy as possible for people to make payment. We have all seen people walk away because no cash or a copy does not take cards. Arranging for you to be able to accept Card payments has never Read more »