What's the difference between a quote and pro forma invoice? We define the two pricing methods, differences and examples of uses.
What are the best online payment systems for a small business? We look at the selling tools and fees, weighing up the pros and cons.
Contactless menus via QR code allow diners to order and pay themselves. How does this process work for the customer and merchant?
Digital menus via QR code have become a fixture in restaurants during Covid, but will they stay after the pandemic? We look at the data and trends.
What's the difference between an invoice and payment link? Can it be the same thing? Compare characteristics and when to use each method.
Invoices and receipts differ in the fine details and legal uses. We contrast the two documents, describing characteristics and practical purposes.
Pro forma invoices are not a legal document, but it serves an important purpose for a business. Here's what it is and how it differs from an invoice.
SumUp's invoice software is a simple way for freelancers and small companies to bill clients. Does it have all the features you need? Any trade-offs?
Cryptocurrency options are broad, but is it worth it for a small business to accept it? We analyse pros and cons, and whether it's even legal.
Square Invoices offers more than just basic features at no monthly cost. For just pay a card fee, send different kinds of invoices.
What are the pros and cons of invoicing software versus templates edited in Word or Excel? Learn how the options differ on key issues.
What is the meaning of fintech and how is it characterised? We explain it in clear terms, with some background and types of fintechs.
What are the best payment links for small businesses? We review pay-by-link solutions for remote card payments by email, SMS and social media.
How does Buy Now Pay Later (BNPL) work for a small business? We look at the different types, costs and how merchants can get started.
We compare the best invoice apps for small businesses in the UK. Which are actually good value (even free)? We look at options.
Are payment links from Takepayments worth the monthly fee? We tested the features, took screenshots and share our insights.
What's special about Zettle's plain-looking payment links? For a small business, you can't beat the ease, convenience & cost of these remote payments.
Not all business would like Worldpay Pay by Link. Based on fees and the web-only features, who should consider the service?
We tested Square's unique stab at pay-by-link called Online Checkout. Create unlimited, fixed payment links for free - but what are the limitations?
How do Revolut's online payments work? What are the features and costs of the payment requests and online checkout? We look at pros and cons.