Mobile Transaction 2017-10-02T09:47:39+00:00

It is a close race between the most popular mobile card readers in the UK. Check out this comparison to find the one that fits your needs.

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iPad POS

The top five iPad POS Systems for the UK

Apple’s iPad has proven itself as a perfect platform for web-based point of sale (POS) systems. The devices are sleek and reliable and offer great battery life. Web-based POS opens up simple and economical [...]

iZettle Pro (Intelligentpos) review – reliable and affordable ePOS

Our rating Safe ePOS software choice for food & drink and hospitality integrated with iZettle payments. The only UK company to make the “Best POS” shortlist, Edinburgh-based iZettle Pro (formerly [...]

POS software comparison UK – The top 5

Cloud based iPad Point of Sale systems have come to stay. Forget about the bulky till. Any new business or an existing one with an outdated system: now is a good time for ePOS. [...]

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PayPal vs iZettle – which offers the best card reader service?

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 [...]

Square vs iZettle: Which payment and POS system is best for your business?

iZettle and Square match each other with a 1.75% fee and no fixed monthly costs. Is the security concerns with Square's device a deal breaker?

iZettle or SumUp? Which one is better suited for your business?

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.

Card acceptance essentials

Ten reasons to get a card machine for iPhone

Compact card machines that enable you to process payments with an app on an iPhone have taken the payment industry by [...]

What is card interchange?

Card interchange is a complicated and sometimes vexatious topic. Everyone seems to have their own agenda when talking or writing about it. [...]

Top 10 tips for avoiding chargebacks

What exactly is a ‘chargeback’? Why are they best avoided? And how do you best do this? We present the what, why [...]

20 questions when choosing a card terminal for your business

It can be difficult to know what questions to ask when choosing a card terminal for your business. Here are 20 good [...]

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Virtual terminal

  • Comparison of PayPal and Worldpay virtual terminals

Worldpay vs PayPal’s virtual terminal? Which provider is best for phone payments?

Two of the most popular options in the UK for accepting card payments over the phone are PayPal and WorldPay. You do not need any equipment to accept cards over the phone with these [...]

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Worldpay virtual terminal review – what you need to know

Our rating Worldpay is getting more flexible, and offers better options for seasonal and small businesses. Fees are still not transparent and open to negotiation, but overall Worldpay is easing up [...]

PayPal phone payments review – What you need to know

Are account holds and poor customer service deal breakers, or is there a good reason for PayPal to snap up market share in the UK phone business segment? Although PayPal doesn't offer [...]