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Getting Started With SmartTrade’s Card Payment App

Kent Vorland,  May 9, 2017


If you have recently signed up to SmartTrade App, or did in the past this post contains everything you need to know to get started. It’s divided into sections and topics, so feel free to skip ahead by clicking the topic you want to read about below if you don’t want to start from the […]

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Master the fundamentals of risk assessments to win more work!

Kent Vorland,  May 20, 2019


At SmartTrade App, we understand how important it is to simplify processes so our customers can get keep up with customer demands. And that is especially important when tackling things that involve complicated regulatory requirements Recently one of our partners, HANDS HQ, the UK’s most-trusted risk assessment and method statement software, released an ebook that […]

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Cheaper Transactions and New Payment Methods

Kent Vorland,  October 17, 2018


That’s right, SmartTrade App is about to undergo a comprehensive upgrade. Through a series of partnerships and almost an entire year of developments, we’re about to re-launch our application and website to offer our existing and new customers something never-before seen in the mobile payments space. Before I go in depth of what we’re offering, […]

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Payment Methods in 2018 – What’s out there, and what’s right for you!

Kent Vorland,  July 31, 2018


So many things have affected the way we’re able to accept and make payments these days. Most influential are the technological advancements of our age and the post open banking era we live in, which has opened up for a whole new range of financial services. However, as great as the options are, it’s very […]

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Angel Business Club continues to support SmartTrade

Kent Vorland,  May 9, 2018


Over the years there have been many people and organisations who have helped us get where we are today. One of these is the Angel Business Club, or ABC. In this post we want to give a shoutout to the people and members at ABC to show our gratitude as they keep relentlessly supporting SmartTrade […]

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How Dream Doors Franchisees Have Embraced SmartTrade App

Kent Vorland,  April 16, 2018


Accepting debit- and credit card payments allows your business to become much more flexible. Despite transaction rates you may not experience on a bank to bank transfer, this will still greatly benefit you in the long run. Your customers will appreciate that you accommodate them in however way they would like to pay, which in […]

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How SmartTrade App is preparing for GDPR

Kent Vorland,  March 13, 2018


Here at SmartTrade we understand the importance of security and staying up to date with our compliance responsibilities in order to best protect all the businesses around the UK using SmartTrade to run their business. Our CFO and Data Protection Officer, Angela Swift, has put together a short summary of what GDPR is and how […]

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Celebrating the Wonderful Women in SmartTrade App

Kent Vorland,  March 8, 2018


  In our blogs we often write about how to thrive as a small business owner, what card reader you should choose, how to make the most out of every season, even in downtimes and so on. However, SmartTrade App are proud to support other values than just trying to take care of our merchants […]

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What Customers Want from YOU

Diana,  March 5, 2018


Your product is top notch. We know it, you know it, everyone knows it. Gaining a loyal customer base, however, is about more than just a great product. It’s time to face the truth that your business is only as good as your customers think it is. If until now you didn’t take a close […]

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How to Provide the Best Seasonal Offerings

Diana,  February 12, 2018


You see them everywhere. Whether it’s coupons, discounts or deals, seasonal offers are a familiar presence in our consumer lives. We don’t just like them, we actively encourage and expect them. The mobile payments industry is no different; even here at SmartTrade App we tend to take advantage of, and offer a lot of seasonal […]

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Deepa Mann-Kler – The Artist Who Can Do it All

Ann,  February 8, 2018


Here at SmartTrade App we like to shine a light on our amazing merchants. We recently had the chance to have a chat with Deepa Mann-Kler about how she pursued her career as a multi-disciplinary artist. Hi! Could you tell us a little bit about yourself and what you do? “Of course! My name is […]

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Ever turned down a job due to lack of equipment?

Kent Vorland,  January 26, 2018


It’s certainly not an uncommon phenomenon that smaller businesses often get the short end of the stick simply because they don’t have the same equipment stash or liquidity as we see in the massive market players. SmartTrade App has been there in the world of payments processing, and the same is true in trade and […]

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