Payments News

iZettle has launched intelligentpos in Germany


With the help of intelligentpos, iZettle is now able to provide small businesses across Germany with an integrated payment and point of sale solution that allows them to take card payments and use numerous features on the point of sale app to help them manage and grow their businesses. This is the first time that […]

No Comments Read More

Etsy selects Adyen for global payments


Payments firm Adyen, who also power payments for Uber, Facebook and Netflix and others, have announced a partnership with online marketplace Etsy. The deal covers the United States, Europe and other markets where Etsy operates marketplaces for 1.7 million sellers. Under the collaboration Etsy buyers globally can continue to pay using their preferred local currencies […]

No Comments Read More

Gumtree SA adds payments to become a marketplace


Gumtree is a classified ads site. It’s akin to the free ads in your local newspaper – you see an ad for something you want, contact the seller usually by phone or email and arrange to meet and pay for your purchase. Now Gumtree, at least in South Africa, is adding the missing ingredients of […]

No Comments Read More

Android Pay partners with Visa and Mastercard

Android Pay

Google have put strategic partnerships in place with Visa and Mastercard to bring Android Pay to more places on the mobile web. Android Pay users will soon be able to pay on hundreds of thousands of new sites where Visa Checkout or Masterpass are accepted using their preferred device authentication method – like fingerprint recognition. […]

No Comments Read More

Stripe’s new Radar fraud detection tool


Online payments provider Stripe has introduced a new suite of modern tools called Stripe Radar, to prevent fraud, fully integrated with their payments flow. The thinking behind Stripe is that too often retailers turn down business with blanket bans to protect against fraud. For instance you might decide to block all credit cards from Nigeria […]

1 Comment Read More

Don’t ever rely on PayPal notification emails


We’ve had a regular stream of emails over the past week, plus a reader pointing us to a forum thread, all complaining that retailers are missing orders because PayPal notification emails aren’t arriving. Each time you make or receive a payment through PayPal you should get an email notification. That’s how PayPal is supposed to […]

13 Comments Read More

Are you suffering a bank note shortage?

Cash Flow

It may not be a problem that online SMEs suffer but according to plenty of rural and suburban businesses, they need more finest folding. They are suffering a shortage of cash money that’s vital for forming their float. The new sexy polymer fiver isn’t enough to alleviate what is a shortage of cash machines and […]

4 Comments Read More

Klarna launches with Shopify, Worldpay, BigCommerce, and CyberSource


If you’ve got a website with Shopify, Worldpay, BigCommerce, and CyberSource then you’ll now be able to offer financing through Klarna to consumers wishing to make a purchase. Klarna’s service has also rolled out across the Arcadia Group brands including Topshop and Miss Selfridge. Klarna’s proposition is to take away the friction of payments, they […]

No Comments Read More

Vodafone now allows UK users make contactless payments from PayPal

PayPal Here Logo

Here’s a new experience and opportunity of you use Vodafone. UK users can now make contactless payments from PayPal accounts via their phone. Customers can link their PayPal account to Vodafone Pay to purchase goods and services simply by tapping their smartphone in more than 400k places across the UK that accept contactless payments. Vodafone […]

No Comments Read More

£25 off your first Airbnb booking when you pay with PayPal


If you like a special offer and a little jaunt away this one will appeal. Paypal are offering you £25 off when you book your first Airbnb break and pay with Paypal. The all important code you need when booking is: PAYPALSTAY25. You’ve got until the 31st October. Needless to say, Terms and Conditions do […]

No Comments Read More