- Credit & debit cards
Discounted credit & debit card processing for Bed Posts members
BedPosts and Accept Cards Ltd* are working together to provide members with preferential rates for taking payments by Credit and Debit Card and comprehensive advice on all areas of card processing.
During 2011 Q2 £83.5 billion was spent in 1.8 billion debit card transactions, and £33.1 billion was spent in 0.5 billion credit card transactions. Debit cards accounted for 78% of all purchases, a figure that has grown by three percentage points over the past two years. In retailing, plastic cards accounted for 68% of the value of purchases during the quarter, an increase of 1.4 percentage points compared with 2010 Q2.
The potential to reach new customers and make the most of existing ones by offering choice and flexibility on transactions has never been more important.
Accept Cards have access to the lowest processing rates through their independent relationships with the UK's card processing banks and as a result of this new partnership Accept Cards and BedPosts are pleased to confirm the following preferential terms for members:
Up to �200K Card T/O
Chip & Pin/
Face to Face
Cardholder NOT Present/Telephone
MasterCard Personal Credit
Visa Personal Credit
All Commercial Cards
Terms & Conditions
The rates on the previous slide are available subject to the following terms. If any of these are not met then the terms supplied will be by individual negotiation:
- Cardholder Not Present transactions are less than 30% of total Card turnover.
- Business/Commercial/Premium credit and business debit card transactions are charged at 1.81%.
- E-Commerce or Internet transactions will usually be subject to a higher rate and all enquiries for this type of facility will be subject to individual negotiation. Accept Cards can also assist with recommendations for Payment Service Provides for all e-commerce facilities.
In our capacity as industry experts and consultants Accept Cards are always available for advice, and to assist Member queries on any aspect of card processing.
* Accept Cards Ltd are a registered Independent Sales Organisation, fully Licensed by MasterCard and Visa International as a Member Service Provider
- Additional benefits and terms
Additional benefits and terms:
- A Business Bank account is required for all Merchant Card processing facilities.
- Terminal rental solutions available at preferential terms as follows:
- Desktop from £12.85 + VAT
- Portable from £17.75 + VAT
- GPRS Mobile from £19.75 + VAT
- FREE Authorisation Calls available.
- No Joining Fees for BedPosts Members already accepting Cards and £25 only for those who are New to Cards.
- All accounts will be set up subject to the credit and risk requirements of each Acquiring bank. Accept Cards Ltd and BedPosts are not liable in any way for any delays, disputes or refusal by an acquiring bank to set up a merchant card processing account.
- These terms are subject to alteration at any time if the Banks alter their terms of service.
- Summary of benefits
Summary of benefits
- Members already accepting cards make an average saving of 30%
- Members New to Cards pay reduced set up charges and lower starting rates
- Low rates for Cardholder not present transactions
- Options available with a nil minimum monthly service charge
- Independent advice on all areas of card processing and choice of processing banks
- Option of terminals available (static, portable, fully mobile) with flexible rental terms as follows
- Countertop Terminal
- Fixed location
- Requires dedicated PSTN telephone Line
- Requires power socket
- from £12.85 + VAT per month
- A Cashback of £50 will be paid to members who choose the Static/Desktop terminal option
- Blue Tooth Terminal
- Portable Unit - Table Service
- Each terminal supplies link to its own base
- Max 3 Terminals per base
- Range of 60+ Metres
- Requires dedicated PSTN telephone line
- Requires power socket
- from £17.75 + VAT per month
- GPRS Terminal
- Small, lightweight & modern
- Easy to carry & easy to use
- Fast - authorises transactions in just 3-5 seconds
- Completely Mobile
- Choice of Vodafone or O2
- Chip & pin, CNP, AVC, Gratuity
- from £19.75 + VAT per month
Contact to apply
To contact us about this offer please write to firstname.lastname@example.org