iZettle and Square match each other with a 1.75% fee and no fixed monthly costs. Are the security concerns with Square's device a deal-breaker?
Our rating The Square card reader emerged last year as one of the most interesting app-based payment solutions in the UK for small businesses. It's got a comprehensive free POS app and competitive transaction fees, but are concerns about its device setup substantiated? The company to introduce the [...]
It’s now easier than ever to accept credit and debit cards in the UK. Forget the costly card machines of yore. Instead, check out these contactless card readers that can process payments with a smartphone or tablet through neat and easy-to-use POS apps. In 2018, the race between the most [...]
Our rating PayPal Here offers an interesting pay-as-you-go solution for face-to-face payments, but the transaction fees are not particularly competitive. Highs: No lock-in or monthly fees, and you can send electronic invoices. Integrated with your online PayPal business account. Lows: Complex fee structure with the least competitive rates for small [...]
Our rating This payment solution from Barclays is okay, but not great. Barclaycard Anywhere is an acceptable mobile chip and PIN solution that works with an iPhone or Android device, but comes with downsides compared with the competition - including higher pricing and limited card [...]
The 2017 UK top runners iZettle and SumUp both have a lot to offer. One has gotten ahead with more cards accepted, lower fees, and better features.
PayPal Here has certainly improved since it was launched in the UK four years ago, but the question is, how does it compare with the 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 [...]
Mobile payment companies Payleven and SumUp merged in April 2016. The combined company trades 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 payments on mobile devices. In summary Contactless reader [...]