Taking Card Payments: Think Beyond “Rates”

Names like NetPay and First Data may, or may not be familiar to many merchants. But this graphic gives you an idea of the number of companies that are likely to be involved when you take a card payment. From acquirers, to card issuers, to the card networks (Visa, JCB, MasterCard etc), and from gateway…

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Visa Interchange Changes – are you affected?

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”4_4″][et_pb_image admin_label=”Image” src=”https://www.secure-payment-solutions.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/cards-unbranded.jpg” alt=”Visa debit card interchange charges are changing” title_text=”Merchants will soon pay much more to process Visa debit cards” show_in_lightbox=”off” url_new_window=”off” use_overlay=”off” animation=”left” sticky=”off” align=”center” force_fullwidth=”off” always_center_on_mobile=”on” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] [/et_pb_image][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] VISA Visa has announced a couple of majorly significant changes in the way they…

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Sales Revenue Growth for Online ONLY Retailers Outstrips That of Multichannel Retailers

[et_pb_section admin_label=”section”][et_pb_row admin_label=”row”][et_pb_column type=”3_4″][et_pb_image admin_label=”Image” src=”https://www.secure-payment-solutions.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2016/06/SPS_Appay_app_mobile_1200x750.jpg” alt=”Smartphone usability is driving us into a mobile retailing world” title_text=”Smartphone usability is driving us into a mobile retailing world” show_in_lightbox=”off” url_new_window=”off” use_overlay=”off” animation=”left” sticky=”off” align=”left” force_fullwidth=”off” always_center_on_mobile=”on” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] [/et_pb_image][/et_pb_column][et_pb_column type=”1_4″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] View the Cap Gemini IMRG Summary Report by clicking on the text…

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Taking Payments 24/7. Four STAGGERING facts you should be aware of if you work in retail…

[et_pb_section admin_label=”Section” fullwidth=”off” specialty=”on”][et_pb_column type=”1_2″ specialty_columns=”2″][et_pb_row_inner admin_label=”Row”][et_pb_column_inner type=”4_4″ saved_specialty_column_type=”1_2″][et_pb_text admin_label=”Text” background_layout=”light” text_orientation=”left” use_border_color=”off” border_color=”#ffffff” border_style=”solid”] A massive 24% of all card spending in May 2016 was made online, rising from 22% in May 2015. In absolute terms, £12.6bn was spent using cards on online purchases in the month of May, a rise of £115m. This…

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