MyPOS review: pay-as-you-go card machines with online merchant account

By Emily Sorensen|2018-11-02T14:44:44+00:00November 2nd, 2018|

Our rating MyPOS's mobile card machines are a no-contract alternative for merchants wanting instant access to funds. MyPOS's card machines allow you to "access payments instantly" through a myPOS E-money Account. There's no long-term contract, but the customer service, account handling fees and unreliable payments can [...]

Paymentsense vs iZettle – which is best for your small business?

By Emily Sorensen|2018-11-02T15:07:35+00:00October 25th, 2018|Tags: |

Paymentsense and iZettle are two very different services. Paymentsense is a traditional merchant service provider that opens a unique merchant account for you to process payments through. They will charge monthly fees, transaction fees and other costs, and you commit to an ongoing contract. iZettle, using the aggregator model, [...]

PayPal vs iZettle – which has the best card reader service?

By Lucy Harris|2018-09-30T16:38:34+00:00September 30th, 2018|Tags: , |

PayPal Here has certainly improved since it launched in the UK five years ago, but how does it compare with iZettle Reader? Both of these mobile debit and credit card readers offer easy sign-up, no fixed monthly fees, no lock-in and free apps that function as touchscreen point-of-sales. They [...]

How can I accept credit cards on my iPhone?

By Ben Taylor|2018-09-03T16:06:27+00:00July 20th, 2018|Tags: |

If you’ve been to a pub, cafe or festival recently, you may have noticed traders using their iPhone (or other smartphone) to take credit and debit card payments. Perhaps you’ve wondered how you can do the same? If you run a small business or are a sole trader, the [...]

Point of sale applications for mobile payments – current developments

By Oliver Wastie|2018-09-25T17:02:46+00:00June 4th, 2018|Tags: |

It cannot be overstated just how much technology is helping people in the UK who have discovered their entrepreneurial spirit and decided to set up their own business. Increasing entrepreneurship is a key goal of the UK government’s business strategy, and it’s clearly going according to plan after the [...]