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card payment convenience

For today's consumer, card payment convenience is key

Did you know that there are still three million businesses in…
Is human error putting your small business at risk?

Is human error putting your small business at risk?

According to the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO), reported…
Over-the-phone card payments SMEs

PCI Telecom launches new over-the-phone card payment solution especially for SMEs

Being put on hold or being passed between different departments…
IVR Payments

IVR Payments: are the benefits passing you by?

If you haven’t considered installing an IVR payments system…
PCI DSS back to basics

Is going back to basics the best way to tackle PCI DSS and GDPR?

With PCI DSS 3.2 now in place plus the forthcoming introduction…
planning PCI DSS
PCI DSS responsibility

Who has responsibility for your business’s PCI DSS compliance?

The new EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) sets out…
PCI DSS

Will 2018 be the year you decide to take PCI DSS compliance seriously?

We all know that cyber attacks and data hacks are on the rise.…
PCI Telecom_customer_feedback

Two years in. What do our customers say about us?

From the very beginning, we knew that there was a gap in the…
Cyber Security Month 2017

Review your card payment processes in Cyber Security Month 2017

October sees the 5th anniversary of European Cyber Security Month…
GDPR and PCIDSS compliance

Worried about GDPR? If you’re PCI DSS compliant then you needn’t be…

Next year sees the introduction of the EU’s new data legislation,…
hosted vs physical phone systems
Hosted telephony solutions

Five ways to beat the competition!

How a hosted telephony solution can give you an advantage over…
What does PCI DSS compliance mean for start-ups?

What does PCI DSS compliance mean for a start-ups?

PCI DSS compliance regulations apply to any business that store…
What is an automated IVR and how will it remove your PCI DSS risk?

What is an automated IVR and how will it remove your PCI DSS risk?

If you’re a business owner looking to replace your call-answering…
What happens if you fall foul of PCI DSS regulations?

What happens if you don't comply with PCI DSS regulations?

‘It’ll never happen to us.'  Well, actually it might. More…
How much does PCI DSS compliance cost? Probably not as much as you think.

How much does PCI DSS compliance cost? Probably not as much as you think.

We know from the businesses that we speak to that cost is a major…
PCITelecom: time to sort your PCI DSS compliance

Stop putting it off! Make 2017 the year you achieve PCI DSS compliance.

Ok, so we know it’s unlikely that you considered including…
PCI Telecom reasons to descope you business from PCI DSS

Three reasons why it makes sense to descope your business from PCI DSS

The management of your PCI DSS compliance can be daunting, especially…
PCI Telecom how to protect your online business

Five tips for protecting your business from cyber attack this Black Friday and Cyber Monday

We’re heading towards that time of year again when shoppers…

Is it safe to give out your CVV security code?

If you regularly shop online, you will be familiar with your…

Five top tips to prevent your card being hacked

Whilst almost half of Europeans worry about the safety of their…

As a small business, why should I comply with PCI DSS?

You may have heard of PCI compliance and you may be thinking,…

A third of employees would sell your company data for the right price

A recent study undertaken by security company Clearswift has…

PCI Compliance ‘merchant levels’ – where do you fit?

You may have heard of the four PCI compliance merchant levels…

Carphone Warehouse hackers may have gained access to 2.4m customers’ data

Millions of Carphone Warehouse customers’ personal data may…

Payment Industry Acronyms

There are many abbreviations in use within the payments industry…

DTMF suppression explained

Traditionally the only way organisations have maintained PCI…

World's Biggest Data Breaches

Last week we discussed how a data breach could affect your business.…

How a data breach could affect your business

According to a survey conducted by Experian, two in five British…

What is PCI DSS Compliance? The Basics

Whilst it is obvious that PCI compliance is an important topic…