Only got a card terminal? Don't rely on it entirely. There are several reasons why a business should accept other payment methods apart from cash.
What are the different connection types for card payment machines? Learn how mobile networks (like 3G), WiFi, Bluetooth and LAN compare.
Which ecommerce platform is the best for a small business? We've analysed UK options and pick the best-value online stores you can afford.
iZettle integrates with Xero accounting to automatically manage bookkeeping and sales data in the same place. Let's look at costs and how it works.
What are the differences between renting and buying a card machine? We consider pros and cons for the contract, fees, service and options.
How much does a card machine cost in the UK? Here's our in-depth summary of prices and charges for buying and renting a terminal.
Card terminal hire for short periods can cost more than buying a card reader upfront, so why still consider it?
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 does Square Online work? With or without POS, this ecommerce platform is super-easy to set up and run at a competitive cost.
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.
How do you create an online shop for a small business quickly? We guide you through the 9 necessary steps to launch your ecommerce sales tomorrow.
We interviewed ReRun, a community interest company (CIC) prolonging the life of running clothes. How do their Shopify experiences align with the cause?
What's the best EPOS system for small shops in the UK? Although many options prevail, only few tills are great for small retailers.
What are the challenges for blind and partially sighted people when paying in shops? We spoke to the RNIB for their insights on accessible payments.
Some merchants still impose a £5 minimum on card payments, but is it a good idea - or even legal? Read this carefully if you're considering it.
How do not-for-profit organisations, charities and fundraisers receive donations online? Here are the main tools, providers and what to look for.
The card machine colour might not seem important, but we know from merchants, sales, Google and research that it may be. Here's how colours matter.
Card machines are still a staple for face-to-face businesses, but which are the most promising models on the payments market?
The old Goodtill is now SumUp Point of Sale, but does it work well? We tested the POS app, backend and support to discover pros and cons.
Does Dojo or SumUp have the best card reader deal? How do fees, terminals, payments, POS features and service compare? We tested them to find out.