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Five questions to SumUp co-founder Marc-Alexander Christ

By | September 12th, 2016|SumUp|

SumUp has been on a mission to make face-to-face payments easier and cheaper. With an app on a smartphone or tablet that connects to a nimble card reader, small businesses can accept card payments anywhere. After merging with Payleven, SumUp has become a leading contender in the UK. We sat down with [...]

Payleven alternatives in the UK

By | May 30th, 2016|Payleven|

Mobile payment companies payleven and SumUp are to merge, according to an announcement at the end of April 2016. The combined company will trade under the name SumUp. While existing merchants are not affected by the merger, we give a run-down of four payleven alternatives for those considering accepting card [...]

SumUp Air discount

By | March 17th, 2016|SumUp, United Kingdom|

When SumUp launched its original Chip and Sign card reader in the UK, the company offered free card readers for a limited period of time.Read the full review of SumUp card reader AirThe Air reader is a more sophisticated card reader than the previous models, utilizing the latest Bluetooth technology to connect to [...]

Flexible loans for small businesses: iZettle Advance

By | September 6th, 2015|iZettle|

Since the financial crisis of 2008, it’s become much harder for small businesses to find funding and loans. Although banks are now beginning to lend money more readily once again, it’s arguably still not as easy to fund business expansion and boost cash flow than it once was. This reality [...]

Xero integration with iZettle

By | August 10th, 2015|iZettle, United Kingdom|

The leader in the mobile point of sale race in the UK, iZettle, offers easy integration with small business accounting software Xero. What does this mean, and what are the benefits for small businesses? One of the advantages offered by mPOS (mobile point of sale) applications like iZettle is that it allows small [...]

How to accept Bitcoin payments with SumUp

By | November 27th, 2014|Bitcoin, SumUp|

Accepting digital money without having to pay hefty fees to third-party players — such as banks — has become a reality in the UK. Thanks to a lucrative partnership with BitPay, SumUp users can now accept Bitcoin as a payment option without any transaction fees - at least until the end [...]