As a customer, protecting your PIN number from prying eyes should almost be like second nature to you – it‘s a matter of security, after all. All card issuing institutions encourage PIN protection as one of the most important security measures you can take.
JCB International, Co., Ltd. (JCBI), the international operations subsidiary of JCB Co., announced the rollout of JCB Contactless* acceptance with iCard, a licenced electronic money provider and myPOS Europe Ltd, an FCA Authorised (London) electronic money institution. iCard is the acquirer of the transactions behind the myPOS Service and the combined deal facilitates the acceptance of JCB’s branded contactless payment solutions, JCB Contactless, with merchants across Europe.
To bring its products and services closer to local small and medium-sized businesses, European payments provider myPOS will be opening a new store in Spain on November 15. The Barcelona location will provide live demonstrations and hands-on experiences to customers, the company said in an announcement.
Although it started as a purely American invention, by now most of us probably know about Black Friday. The last Friday of November, when most businesses usually declare massive sales for one or several days. According to a popular legend the event gained its name because that’s when businesses go from being in the “red” (losing money) to being in the “black” (profiting).
No matter how you look at it, winter is just weeks away. This makes some people sad but thousands of others are happy because they know they will soon have fun up in the mountains with their skis, snowboards and other winter equipment. These people are getting ready for this time period. But can ski…
myPOS is thrilled to announce that it expands the tools available in its online marketplace integration by partnering with iDEAL – an innovative payment solution which allows customers to pay for items and services by directly linking their bank account, circumventing the need for inputting credit card information.
Running a business is rough, everyone knows that. You need to carefully juggle the books, marketing, revenue/profits, investments, and of course running the actual business. When one mistake can put you under things can get really intense, and this goes double for small businesses which often struggle day-to-day.
2018 has brought a fair amount of changes, challenges and growth to us and we wouldn’t have it any other way! We established physical presence in the UK, the Netherlands, Bulgaria, Italy. Made first steps into new markets such as Romania, Lithuania, and Poland. Multiplied our customer base in the Netherlands, France, Italy, Bulgaria and Switzerland.
Christo Georgiev, fintech entrepreneur and founder of myPOS, has confirmed his intention to open two new flagship stores in major European cities by the end of the year. The opening is part of an initiative to bring the product closer to potential customers, giving them a hands-on experience and a live demonstration of what myPOS has to offer.
If you own a payment card, be it credit or debit, chances are it supports contactless payments, and if you’ve ever used it you know exactly why that is. Contactless payments are objectively the best way to pay for services, possibly just short of sending payments with your mind like in a sci-fi movie.
Creating an online store for your brand seems like a no-brainer – you can reach a lot more people than with just a physical location, earning far more profits and brand recognition in the process. But expanding to online storefronts isn’t as easy as it sounds, and many businesses just like yours have failed at it. So how do you avoid making their mistakes and ensure your shop becomes a success?