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Chip and Pin / card machines usage dropping ?

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We're looking to cut our costs at the mo and we've noticed a massive drop in people using their cards to pay for things, anyone else with a C & P machine noticed this ? we're considering dropping ours cos £40 per month is not much for rental but as its being used less and less we're not sure if we're going to keep it, anyone else noticed a lack of use with them ? :)
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Post by greenland_and_game »

Ours is being used about as much as it was last year.

Have a word with Hinny Annie about taking card payments through a laptop with a PAYPAL account.

It may work out cheaper.

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will do cheers :D
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We use a portable card machine in the shop and on site we have noticed an increase in their usage more than anything.
We throught there might be dip, but they keep using them, but we were asked quite a few times if other traders were using them, so do we need to make sure our signs are clear?
Maybe the standard signs that people recognise as most people shape recognise more than actually read. no insult intended. tarty-fairy borrowed the badgers comp while he's cooking.

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This is used in the netherlands:

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when ya see this, you know you can use your bankcard to pay.

And this one for chip:

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