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The Real Cost of Card Payment Machines

Card payment machines could cost you more than you think. If you’re a small business, you’re either in the market for one, or cursing the little thing for the amount of times it wastes when it doesn’t work. Know what’s even worse about that contemptuous piece of plastic? It’s probably

PCI Compliance and your SmartTrade App

PCI Compliance is vital to your business’ integrity when dealing with customers and payments. It can set you apart from your competitors and helps build trust with your clients. The more a customer trusts you, the more likely they will not only come to you when they need your products

How to accept credit/debit card payments with SmartTrade App

One of the greatest upsides to SmartTrade App are all your choices when it comes to accepting a payment. In short, there are 3 ways you can accept credit card payments via our app: Face to Face Over the Phone Via Paylinks For our full introductory guide to the SmartTrade

How Photographers Benefit from SmartTrade App

SmartTrade App services a wide variety of industries. One of those involves providing card reader for photographers to help freelancers and companies get paid in an instant. SmartTrade App started a few years back, providing merchants with a replacement to their old and outdated card payment machines. However, much to

Credit Card Readers and How to Choose Yours

Your business is growing. People want to pay by credit cards, but you don’t have a credit card reader to accept it. After enough request you decide on the inevitable and start looking around for something to use for those customers unwilling to whip up cash. So you do what

Would Your Business Benefit From a Card Reader?

Anywhere you go, you see a card reader. They come in all shapes and sizes, and businesses use them in order to accept card payments from customers. However, there are still plenty of merchants and businesses who do not currently allow customers to pay by card. I have listed the

3 Reasons Why A Card Payment Machine is One Machine Too Many

At SmartTrade App we speak to merchants about their card payment machines every single day. We know all the struggles, and make sure to come up with the best solution for your business. If you’ve ever accepted a customer’s credit or debit card, I am sure you will recognize one

6 Reasons for why you need APOS

Have you ever set up a business? A merchant account? Or generally, gone online to research credit or debit card readers? Then you know the term POS (Point Of Sale). POS is a very broad definition of where the sale or customer transaction takes place. This could be the physical

SumUp – What You See Is What You Get

SumUp has merged with Payleven for those who were unaware, and we will give them credit where credit is due. This merge meant a cut in all the different options of card readers and extras, having boiled their options down to one card reader – ‘SumUp Air’. SumUp’s German engineering

SmartTrade App’s Affiliate Program is live!

We are proud to announce that SmartTrade App has come to a point where we wish to encourage other businesses and individuals from all over the UK to come work with us as affiliates. Whether you are an established conglomerate, or a local corner shop, we want to pay you

SmartTrade App: Winners of Mobile Payment Solution of the Year 2016

We are very proud to announce that SmartTrade App has been announced as the WINNER for the Best Mobile Payment Solution of the Year Award. We were up against companies like MasterCard, Barclaycard, CaixaBank, GPS for Osper, Ribot & Harris + Hoole and came top with our innovations in card-readers mobile card payments

SmartTrade App introduces aPOS (App Point of Sale)

Mobile Payments is an ever changing, highly disruptive market. The past year has seen major growth in areas like mPos, NFC and Contactless. Continuing this disruption, SmartTrade App carved a new place in the market, under a new category we like to call, aPos (App Point of Sale.) First there