Takepayments offers competitive card machine contracts for small businesses. What about the product and quality of service?
Getting a card machine for charity donations isn't easy in the UK. We did the research and compare all the options for a charitable cause.
What are the limits on contactless transactions in the UK and beyond? When are cardholders required to enter a PIN? Here's how it works.
Are you looking for a card terminal that accepts payments abroad? Here are the options for getting paid on business trips overseas.
What makes a payment terminal safe? Here are the security features, possible scams and preventative steps merchants can take against fraud.
After much analysis and testing, we've created this shortlist of the UK's top card machines to help you compare options.
Dojo's card terminals are good quality, and next-day payouts a draw, but the contract suits some businesses more than others. How so?
What can merchants do to protect their card machine, and thereby extend its useful life? We've gathered the official advice to follow.
SumUp Solo is a small, nifty touchscreen device for card payments. We tested its limits, with and without the printer.
Payment Systems Regulator UK introduced new rules for payment companies, restricting POS terminal contracts. What does it mean for merchants?
What are the different connection types for card payment machines? Learn how mobile networks (like 3G), WiFi, Bluetooth and LAN compare.
What are the differences between renting and buying a card machine? We consider pros and cons for the contract, fees, service and options.
The rise of QR code payments and tap-on-phone has raised questions about the future need for card machines. As it turns out, it's not straightforward.
Card machines are still a staple for face-to-face businesses, but which are the most promising models on the payments market?
What are the challenges for blind and partially sighted people when paying in shops? We spoke to the RNIB for their insights on accessible payments.
The card machine colour might not seem important, but we know from merchants, sales, Google and research that it may be. Here's how colours matter.
What are the different types of holders for card machines? We list and describe stands, cases, mounts and more, along with photos and examples.
We've carefully selected the best card terminals for UK- and London-based cab drivers, private hire taxis and fleet owners.
How do you dispose of old credit card machines? Can you sell, recycle or throw them away? What about data? We explain the best course of action.
Which is best: myPOS or SumUp? The card machines are varied, while fees suit different merchants. Compare the costs, accounts and features.