Small businesses urged to rethink Eftpos provider

10:01PM | Friday, 28 October 2011 |  An independent Eftpos provider has attempted to convince small businesses to consider alternatives to ePAL in light of new interchange fees, as research shows Eftpos transaction volume continues to grow.

Eftpos fee change triggers warning for retailers

10:10PM | Monday, 3 October 2011 |  Industry groups say small businesses should be wary of passing on new Eftpos interchange fees to customers, urging retailers to disclose the new charges upfront to avoid confusion.

Australian Bankers’ Association rejects call for credit card surcharging cap

7:27PM | Tuesday, 26 July 2011 |  The Australian Bankers’ Association has rebuffed a proposal to cap the surcharge fees imposed by credit card customers, much to the dismay of EFTPOS payment platforms.

MasterCard hands touch-and-go challenge to retailers

3:33PM | Tuesday, 29 March 2011 |  MasterCard has unveiled an ambitious plan to make contactless payment technology a standard feature by 2012.

Businesses face new EFTPOS fees

3:02PM | Tuesday, 8 March 2011 |  Small retail businesses will be hit with a five-cent interchange fee for every EFTPOS transaction valued at over $15 under a new scheme announced by payment network regulator EPAL.