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Mobile business made easy with on-the-go payment methods

The way we do business these days has changed. Our everyday lives are mostly conducted on the web, and business...
How having a mobile card machine can be an advantage during the water shortage

The recent water deficiency in Johannesburg left a huge number of residents without access to running water. While the majority...
Make payments easy and attract more customers

In a world where more and more customers prefer credit cards over cash, it’s not surprising that mobile POS systems...
How a mobile card machine is helping these two small businesses thrive

Maintaining a small business is difficult even under the most favorable of circumstances. You're not just rivaling bigger, more settled...
Here’s how mobile card machines enhance South African business

Mobile card machines aren't only for large operations. Truth be told, our product, ZipZap, was designed to help small, single-owner...
What small business owners need to know about credit card transaction fees

The most successful business owners pay attention to detail and make sure their numbers are accurate. Being prepared and thoroughly...
Which credit card reader works best for your business

Effectively running a cash based business is staggeringly difficult to do given our expanding dependence on cashless sale strategies. This...
Mobile business must haves: what your customers expect

One of the opportunities a mobile business presents is the ability to accommodate clients where and when it suits them....
The endless possibilities of POS

Only 10-years ago, a retail store depended on the skills of their sales staff on the floor to convince the...
Which payment system is best for your business

No business can grow without offering clients the ability to pay by any means including debit and credit cards. With...
Here’s why being sarcastic can make you successful

Sarcasm has a bad reputation. The dry, scathing form of wit is often criticised as a cheap and easy way...
The streetwise guide to getting your small business trending on social media

Historically, businesses have resisted social media more than they have embraced it. The general attitude is that it’s too fickle...
You can easily connect your ZipZap device to your PC with USB tech

In a pioneering move by ZipZap, our card reader provides an additional card reader that enables companies and venders to...
The 411 on mobile merchant jargon

The world of mobile merchant terminology is often intimidating. Even a trip to the bank can fill you with confusion...
Housekeep your SME with these mobile apps

We might already be well into 2016, but it still feels like the year has barely begun. Knowing what to...
Stay safe with these six transaction security tips

As consumer confidence in mobile technology grows, mobile devices are being used more and more to transact -- and the...
ZipZap is now completely EMV-certified

Owning a one (or two) man band business is tough, we know. Not only is it your sole accountability to...
How to ensure that your guesthouse has the perfect card machine

When you’re running a guesthouse, you can easily get swept up in the day-to-day activities that you can forget to...
Did you know ZipZap could do these 8 exciting things

Mobile POS devices have changed how and where businesses can operate. Not only that, they’ve let business improve their customer...
Four things to consider before choosing a card machine for your business

The list of things SME owners need to succeed at gets longer every day. No wonder, considering how more people...
Here’s how point of sale services have helped South African business owners achieve success

SMEs are the essence of any economy, both developing and developed, they’re a vital factor in creating jobs and a...
The business world has a lot to thank mobile apps for

The most hazardous place to make a decision is within the office. Well, that’s according to Ulrik Nehammer, general manager...
Mobile payments bring innovation and transformation to the healthcare sector

Mobile phones are giving us more choice, more connectivity and more ways in which to make and receive payments. They’ve...
Small businesses are growing thanks to mobile point of sale

The age of internet has revolutionised our lifestyles. It has transformed the way we shop, the way we connect and...
Here’s how you can settle on the right POS service for your enterprise

An POS machine is one of the crucial components of a business’s payment options. It offers customers who do not...
ZipZap is revolutionising the way small businesses run

Companies are becoming more flexible and more pioneering all the time. The surge in technological development in the last decade...
Modern businesses are operating from smartphones thanks to mobile commerce

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How to connect to millennials using mobile payments

People born between 1980 and 2000 are the generation known as millennials. Millennials are the first demographic to have had access...
Seven great leading technologies for businesses

Ten years ago there were significantly fewer easily available and inexpensive tools -- like credit card machines -- for businesses...
Mobile point of sale is your key to business success

Mobile payment solutions are taking over. The penetration of smartphones is so widespread that people basically live the majority of...
Everything SMEs need to know about point of sale

It would certainly make life a lot easier to be able to accept a variety of payment options, yet many...
Transform your business model with innovative POS technology

Five years ago, the business world excitedly anticipated the introduction of mobile point of sale (POS). In addition to traditional...
9 Things a good POS system should deliver

There’s one universal truth about business: you get out what you put in. This is true for capital investment, labour,...
Be your own success story -  How to grow your small business

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Mobile payments will bring progressive change to informal areas

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The benefits of mobile point of sale to small business

Advances in payment technology have made it possible for small businesses to access the benefits of point of sale solutions,...
Customer satisfaction and how it can help to take your business to the next level

Customers are key to the health and wellbeing of any business, so it stands to reason that growing your business...
How card payments can boost sales and create convenience for small vendors

There’s an old adage that “the customer is always right” and these days playing to the whims of the customer...
Five need-to-know benefits of mPOS

It’s not always easy for business owners to introduce a  a mobile payment solution in their businesses. How much will...
Become a card payment fundi and keep your store secure

Many businesses delay the acceptance of card payments because they are overwhelmed or intimidated by the change. But if they...
Why EFTPOS makes more cents for you

We acknowledge the value of money. It has helped businesses to grow, markets to expand and nations to trade, but...
Take charge of 2018 with our small business advice

Every new financial year brings with it the opportunity to make vital improvements to your business strategy. We know it...
The rise and rise of mobile payments

Believe it or not, mobile payments are barely more than 10 years old. But in this time, they have made...
Get the most out of your new card machine

You might already know how important it is for businesses to accept card payments, no matter the size of your...
Here’s all you need to know about the ZipZap payment app

Business owners often delay taking on new payment innovations because they don’t have the time to learn a new system...
Swipe right with the mobile swipe machine

The biggest advantage of using a credit card swipe machine is that it’s a convenient way to accept payments for...
10 quick mobile payment facts

Mobile payments are a valuable addition to any business. However, some business owners might still need some convincing. If you...
Grow your business with a smart payment strategy

Everyone says that you have to keep your start-up growing to keep it from dying. What they hardly ever agree...
Build up your hobby business with a mobile card machine

When you first started your hobby business it was probably just that, a skill that a few friends (and whoever...
Card machines play a key role in your retail solutions

All retailers know (or should know) that card machines are an essential retail requirement. They have been a staple of...