Blog

This blog features insights, views and expertise from our people at NetPay, and occasionally guest blogs from clients and other thought leaders looking at card and online payments. We cover a broad range of topics, from tips about using your terminal to trends in the financial marketplace.

Seasonal Businesses – The benefits of taking card payments »
September 12, 2017 11:04 am

If you are a seasonal business, pop-up shop or crafter you may be missing out on sales by not accepting…

Why do card payment services require a minimum monthly service charge (MMSC)? »
September 2, 2017 10:35 am

In the last 10 years accepting card payments is a must, the use of cash has declined by 48% [1]…

How do online payment gateways work? »
August 27, 2017 3:16 pm

If you are new to merchant services or operating an online shop, then it can be a little daunting working…

How to report a PCI DSS Violation? »
August 7, 2017 10:19 am

There has been a rise in the number of reported payment card data breaches within the retail and hospitality industries….

‘Safe selling’ and how to protect yourself from potential mis-sell claims »
August 5, 2017 10:04 am

Winning new business is key to your success, however it is important to win the right business, not just any…

How to reduce shopping cart abandonment? »
July 27, 2017 2:38 pm

So, you’ve invested time and money in creating an enticing and welcoming website; your branding is fantastic; you have great…

Keeping Passwords Secure »
July 25, 2017 2:37 pm

The dos and the don’ts of password security The number of companies being hacked is on the increase and the…

Are Mobile Payments the future? »
July 18, 2017 11:16 am

I remember when I got my first mobile phone; I didn’t buy it from a phone shop, far from it….