What is a card not present transaction? We explain the different types (yes, there are several), security concerns and how merchants can prevent fraud.
With Stripe, you can activate a virtual credit card terminal - but it's not so simple. How do Stripe phone payments work? What are the alternatives?
Is Worldpay or PayPal best for over-the-phone payments? We compare the fees, customer service and user experience.
What's the best virtual terminal for small businesses in the UK? Some providers are more costly than others.
Worldpay's virtual terminal works well, but what are the costs and what can you expect from the service?
SumUp payments over the phone are easy as pie, but maybe not as suitable as a primary solution as other virtual terminals.
PayPal Virtual Terminal is easy to use for phone payments. The fees are high for small businesses - is the service worth it?
Square's virtual terminal is cheap, easy to use and requires no commitment. How does it work? Any feature limitations?
Taking payments over the phone is important for many businesses in the UK, but how do you actually do it?
How safe are phone payments? Generally quite safe. We cover the most important ways to protect yourself from card fraud.