4 Advantages of Working with a Local Payment Service Provider

Are you trying to decide on the right payment service provider (PSP) for your business? At first glance, it might seem like a difficult decision to make - there are an overwhelming number of international PSPs available. However, as an African[…]

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How Can Travel Agencies Compete With Online Travel Agencies?

Online Travel Agencies continue to dominate online bookings.  In a 2017 report, Eye For Travel and Jumpshot analyzed consumer purchase patterns over a two month period on a set number of OTA, hotel and airline domains, finding that OTAs hold a[…]

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4 Reasons Why Using the Right Payment Solution is Key to Increasing Revenues

Increasing revenues is a fundamental goal of every business, be it a hotel, restaurant, or tour operator. When it comes to your online activities, an excellent website, targeted marketing campaigns, and content personalization can all help you[…]

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Why eCommerce Companies in Africa Need To Adopt Complete Digital Payment Solutions

Global ecommerce is poised to surpass $23 trillion in 2017 and to continue to grow reaching close to $28 trillion in 2020, according to eMarketer.  Meanwhile, African ecommerce represents just small fraction of this total market, with online[…]

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How Travel Businesses Can Benefit from Chatbots

Chatbots can help travel businesses by providing a personalized customer experience to those who choose to book their travels online. Chatbots can also operate 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, and can be programmed to interact in many different[…]

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6 Predictions for the Payment Industry in 2017

It looks like 2017 is going to be a strong year for digital payments. Technology is improving at an exponential rate, and there will be even more solutions for secure, fast, and convenient payments than there were in 2016. Plus, many existing[…]

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Online and Mobile Payments in Africa - 2016 Recap

2016 was a big year for online and mobile payments in Africa. There were quite a few technological and regulatory advancements that are now helping Africans pay for goods and services more efficiently and safer than they could in the past. These[…]

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Why Direct Pay Online is the Ultimate Payment Service Provider for Hotels

The global hotel and resort industry generates $864 billion in annual revenues from its over 700,000 hospitality businesses, according to a 2016 report by Ibis World.  The industry is highly competitive with players vying for higher market shares[…]

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Increase Your Hotel’s Online Bookings by Offering Various Payment Methods

Global digital travel revenues from flights, car rentals and hotel bookings reached over $533 billion in 2015 and are projected to grow over 11% to reach $593 billion by year-end 2016.  Online booking revenues will continue to grow to reach a[…]

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Does Your Business Really Need a Turnkey Payment Solution?

The world’s reliance on electronic devices continues to soar. And it’s no surprise that this trend extends into the area of business payment processing. This can be seen through an increase in the use of digital payment types such as mobile[…]

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