Articles by daniel2019

Mid / Senior PHP Developer

December 3, 2019 10:01 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Industry: Financial Services Employment type: Full-time Location: Hedge End, Southampton, Hampshire Job function:Mid/Senior PHP Developer Salary: Up to £55,000 P/A...


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UK Christmas Shopping

December 6, 2019 12:22 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Christmas is a traditional religious festival that first dates back and was celebrated in A.D. 336, however over time the...


Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving

November 26, 2019 10:56 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Thanksgiving…What’s it all about and how much does it all cost? Thanksgiving had been celebrated on the last Thursday of the...


Brick and Mortar

Are Brick and Mortar Stores Dead?

October 30, 2019 11:05 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Introduction To begin this blog, I will define what brick and mortar means, this is for clarity and to make...


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Contactless Cards

October 16, 2019 9:53 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Introduction The payments industry has changed and developed drastically in the last 10-20 years and cash has been reduced to...


Halloween

Halloween – Globalisation

October 3, 2019 9:41 am Published by Leave your thoughts

In the past, the business of Halloween was pretty much limited to the US and in 2018, the total consumer...


Thomas Cook

The impact of Thomas Cook on the card payments industry

September 24, 2019 3:29 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Sat at Dalaman Airport yesterday evening on the way home from a holiday there were a few other flights due...


PDQ Machine

PDQ Machines

September 20, 2019 12:59 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Introduction Firstly, in this blog, I will break down the term PDQ machine to try to help the reader fully...


Merchant Accounts Explained

September 3, 2019 8:15 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Explaining what a merchant account is, is crucial for businesses wanting to accept all forms of payments and therefore the...


How supermarkets ‘trick’ us

September 10, 2019 11:20 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Supermarkets are places that we as the general public visit regularly, for obvious reasons. Generally, as we are shopping, we...


The Real Price of Cheap Clothing

August 22, 2019 9:42 am Published by Leave your thoughts

With global warming and the environment becoming such a hot and widely discussed issue, an aspect that needs consideration is...


Tokenization explained

Tokenization Explained

August 9, 2019 10:11 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Tokenization has been a bit of a buzzword in the payment industry for a little while now. We’ll look to...


What are EPOS Systems – Part 2

July 31, 2019 10:36 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Whilst the EPOS systems available may vary substantially, leading solutions have undergone years of development and refinement, to such an...


What are EPOS Systems – Part 1

July 25, 2019 12:48 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

In this blog, we are going to cover EPOS Systems, what they are and the positives and negatives surrounding EPOS....


Parent Spending During the School Holidays – Information and Advice to Help Save

July 18, 2019 11:27 am Published by Leave your thoughts

The school year is about to finish as “most schools in England will break up on 15 July” (express.co.uk) and...


Festivals’ Environmental Impact and What Attendees Can Do?

July 3, 2019 2:49 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

After the Biggest music festival in the UK (Glastonbury) and on the eve of Wireless festival – the festival season...


UK Rental Rises – its Cause and Effects

June 28, 2019 1:27 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

The state of the housing and renting industry is very volatile and fluctuates. However, renting has increased across England and...


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What is Merchant Services?

June 17, 2019 9:45 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Introduction to Merchant Services The term ‘Merchant Services’ can initially be confusing, especially if you are not working within this...


Cashless payment development

Cashless Payment Developments

June 6, 2019 2:33 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Cashless payments are grasping an ever-increasing percentage of the market and the potential to go cashless isn’t in the too...


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Music Festivals & Business Opportunities

May 22, 2019 8:17 am Published by Leave your thoughts

Festival season is coming up and there are many opportunities involved with this massive industry that businesses can tap into....