There are a whole plethora of reasons why opting to start accepting credit cards could be great for business owners. If you choose to start accepting credit cards it can significantly help grow and enhance your business in multiple ways. The amount of businesses that have started accepting credit cards has grown considerably in recent years. Here are just a few examples of how they can help a business owner. More and more high street banks are closing, and in some places cash points are getting readily harder to locate, this can result in the customer taking their business elsewhere.
Did you know: There are around 164 million payment cards in issue in the UK. The number of debit cards has increased strongly over the past decade. The number of transactions increased by 10% to 19 billion, amounting to £904 billion spent. **