PayPal Here and iZettle’s card readers are similar in many ways but vary hugely on fees and payment systems. We highlight the important differences.
iZettle and Square match each other with a 1.75% fee and no fixed monthly costs, but there are important differences between them.
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 [...]
Now that everyone’s got a smartphone, it’s no surprise the payment industry is going mobile in a big way. Just like most consumers today, merchants now expect ease of use, great flexibility and synchronisation across devices. The answer to card payments? Compact card machines enabling you to take payments [...]
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 [...]
Elavon MobileMerchant is a mobile card reader without contract, monthly fees or revenue requirements, but it falls short with pricing.
When SumUp launched its original Chip and Sign card reader in the UK, the company offered free card readers. The more recent Air reader is a more sophisticated card reader than the previous models, utilising the latest Bluetooth technology to connect with a smartphone or tablet, as well as accepting contactless cards, [...]