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Breaking down transaction fees: A guide for businesses

- April 4, 2024 3 MIN READ

For many small business owners, choosing a payment provider is like going to the mechanic with no knowledge of cars, writes Chris Dahl, Co-CEO, Pin Payments. The plethora of options, technical jargon, and pricing complexities can be overwhelming and difficult to understand. Likewise, payments can consist of differing fees, rates, and options, which people are… Read more »

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Why real-time payments will revolutionise financial operations for small businesses

- March 5, 2024 2 MIN READ

  The global financial payments landscape is experiencing a transformation from classic payment methods to a new era of real-time bank account payments (RTP), also referred to as instant or Immediate Payments (IP), Chris Dahl, Co-CEO, Pin Payments explains the benefits for businesses. Real-time payments enable quicker access to funds, lower costs for online transactions… Read more »

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The top payments trends of 2024

- February 6, 2024 3 MIN READ

  The global payments landscape has undergone many changes since the pandemic, due to shifting consumer needs and advancements to technology, like artificial intelligence (AI). Today’s consumers expect continual improvements to products and services, as well as greater convenience and personalisation. Chris Dahl, Co-CEO, Pin Payments unpacks the latest trends. As technology and AI take… Read more »

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Scam season is here! Top 5 scams to beware!

- November 8, 2023 3 MIN READ

  The holidays are fast approaching which means businesses need to ensure they have effective cybersecurity measures in place ahead of the peak season for scams.  After a year that saw breaches to some of the largest financial institutions and businesses in Australia, the holidays are set to see a significant rise in cybercrime, warns… Read more »

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3 payment changes that could affect how you do business

- October 4, 2023 3 MIN READ

  In the fast-paced world of digital, the payments landscape is continually evolving, driven by technological innovations and changing consumer preferences. In the last year, in particular, the payments landscape experienced several transitions, in response to turbulent economic markets, inflation and interest rate rises, Chris Dahl, co-CEO Pin Payments explains what you need to know.… Read more »

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Why hybrid work is here to stay and so is the office!

- September 5, 2023 3 MIN READ

As an Australian tech startup we’ve operated in a flexible manner now for over ten years, but August marked a significant turning point for our business, as we announced the shift back to the office under a hybrid working model. While criticisms remain regarding office working, the last 12 months revealed a simple truth –… Read more »

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10 essential small business EOFY tips you need to know

- June 6, 2023 4 MIN READ

  The end of the financial year is fast approaching, which means it’s time for business owners to face the mammoth task of sorting through the previous year’s financials, writes Chris Dahl, Co-CEO, Pin Payments. However, tax time doesn’t have to be a source of pain for small businesses. As EOFY approaches, business owners have… Read more »

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What is PayTo and how could it help your business?

- May 2, 2023 3 MIN READ

  The online payments landscape has evolved significantly over the past few years with new technology leading to added payment options for customers, more sophisticated fraud prevention, and a deeper integration of payments across Software as a Service (SaaS) platforms, writes Chris Dahl, Co-CEO, Pin Payments. Despite this, according to the Payment Times Reporting Regulator,… Read more »

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How AI could make your payment systems faster, personalised and more secure

- April 4, 2023 3 MIN READ

  Artificial intelligence, and programs like ChatGPT, have taken the world by storm recently, with experts hypothesising the many ways it could revolutionise business. But could AI also impact the way we take online payments? asks Chris Dahl, co-CEO, Pin Payments. Since the pandemic, many businesses have digitised operations and through this process examined how… Read more »