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.

An introduction to marketing for smaller businesses »
May 31, 2022 1:17 pm

Marketing can propel your business in an incredibly positive way, such as increasing your footfall to your brick-and-mortar store or…

What is Revolution? »
May 19, 2022 10:06 am

Revolution is NetPay’s award-winning, provisioning, service management, and reporting platform built specifically to service the merchant services industry and the…

A new age of technology »
April 12, 2022 1:28 pm

Technology has come a long way in the past decade or two. This includes the more common use of smart…

Types of payment methods »
April 4, 2022 11:05 am

There can be many types of payment methods that a merchant may accept. In this blog, we cover the most…

Android-based payment terminals offer more than just payments »
March 30, 2022 10:59 am

Upgrading your software can be both to improve your customer service experience and to benefit from new Android operating systems….

What is a Merchant Account and how do I set one up? »
March 9, 2022 2:44 pm

Here is everything you need to know about a Merchant account, how to set it up with us and what…

The benefit of wireless terminals »
March 8, 2022 3:59 pm

Wireless terminals can be a great asset to your business on multiple levels. It can open doors to events and…

What are Merchant Services? »
January 28, 2022 10:28 am

To put it simply, Merchant Services are the main reason how card payments are processed. Whether it’s online or in-person,…

How are Contactless Payments processed through terminals? »
January 14, 2022 9:44 am

Contactless payment cards are a method of face-to-face payment. This payment method on both credit and debit cards has become…

The State of Cross-Border eCommerce Post-Brexit »
August 18, 2021 3:40 pm

On January 15th 2016, the majority of the UK voted to leave the European Union (EU). Thus commenced a bumpy…

NetPay Release The Next Generation of Terminals »
April 7, 2021 12:26 pm

We started the New Year with an ongoing focus on developing, building and releasing a new product portfolio throughout 2021, concentrating on delivering…

The Flow of a Transaction and Charges Involved for Payment Terminal »
March 10, 2022 2:44 pm

When a card payment has been made on a payment terminal the card information including the card number (or PAN…

Current climate for digital payments »
November 4, 2020 10:21 am

The coronavirus pandemic has continued for a long period and its impacted everyone’s lives in one way or another. It…

Knowing the value of returning customers is now more important than ever »
August 5, 2020 12:40 pm

2020 has been a year to remember with us living through circumstances that we could never have imagined.  As businesses…

How has the lockdown developed the UK’s eCommerce habits »
July 24, 2020 8:44 am

According to Google, when the UK went into lockdown and people were told to stay at home as much as…

Businesses need to accept card and contactless payments »
July 9, 2020 11:59 am

If you are reading this blog as a business owner, it will be exceptionally useful to you! Why is that?…

New markets, new customers and changing habits »
June 29, 2020 9:12 am

Retailers are currently in survival mode, desperately trying to maintain routes to market and their supply chains in a world…

Rise of the silver surfers »
June 17, 2020 9:48 am

This blog explains how there is now a new wave of online shoppers. This new wave of shoppers is part…

Life after lockdown may be different, but there will be a new norm »
May 28, 2020 10:05 am

With the recent announcements from the UK Government indicating a possible exit plan from this pandemic lockdown, we have been…

Phishing Scams (part 1) »
May 18, 2020 8:58 am

Phishing scams explained and how to avoid them We recently wrote a blog on looking out for and avoiding fraud…