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Direct Debit myths debunked

UK payment statistics released by Bacs in February showed that Direct Debits grew by a whopping 5% over 2016. This makes Direct Debit one of the most trusted and fastest growing payment solutions in the UK. But despite this, misconceptions still remain about this method of payment. As such, we’ve highlighted some of the most […]

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Direct Debit in an age of instant gratification

Remember the days you had to actually wait for things? Dial-up – there’s a fun example. Sometimes you’d have to wait weeks to get your new dining table or even months to pick up your new car. In many ways, we can be thankful that those days are long gone. Today’s suppliers support consumers to […]

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We do more billing

Compared with other payment methods, Direct Debit comes out near the top in terms of versatility. Once signed up, an individual can be charged based on their usage rather than fixed payments. Whilst this is a brilliant tool for organisations with sporadic customer spending, the administration of this can be arduous leading many to offer […]

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Big benefits for small businesses

As a small business owner, success rests on your ability to be a king of all trades. You manage of all operational duties, and that includes your cashflow. Streamlining the payment process as efficiently as possible is the key to removing some of that heavy burden from your chest. Thankfully, with Direct Debit you can […]

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Expel administrative burden with Direct Debit

Direct Debit is a valuable tool used by businesses worldwide as a way of becoming more efficient, manageable and cost-effective. Convenient and time-saving, it eliminates administrative hassle from all operations. Put simply, Direct Debits make running a business much easier.   Getting a better grip on your cashflow Direct Debit provides you with foresight on […]

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How can gyms use Direct Debit as a marketing tool?

Direct Debit is the simplest way for fitness businesses to collect money off its members, especially as payments can be varied in line with membership downgrades and membership fee changes. Beyond this, Direct Debit provides a fantastic opportunity for leisure facilities to broaden their marketing scope. Customer acquisition and retention is heightened simply by choosing […]

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How are your customer’s Direct Debits protected?

Direct Debit is one of the easiest ways to collect your customer’s payments. It gives your organisation the authority to collect your customer’s payments when you want and allows you to vary payment quantities accordingly. It’s also the safest and amongst the most trusted of payment methods in the UK. Usage is even on the […]

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We do more integrations

In an age of rapid technological growth and accelerated customer acquisition, seamless business operations are paramount. At DFC, we do all we can to ensure that the journey from customer attainment to billing is a smooth one by integrating with your current CRM.   Cohesive CRM integration Direct Debit CRM integration ensures a joined up […]

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What is the SEPA Direct Debit scheme?

The SEPA scheme, or the Single Euro Payments Area, is an integration initiative set up to improve cross-border and domestic electronic payment efficiency across 34 European countries. Prior to this, these countries had their own payment practices. The transferal of money was a fragmented and often complicated process. Transaction costs were high, delays and loss […]

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Trust and transparency are never amiss at DFC

We take our slogan ‘we do more’ very seriously. It’s true. We do more to provide seamless cashflow solutions professionally and securely.  We work hard to keep our clients in the loop every step of the way and deliver on our promises day in and day out. Our value is rooted in clear pricing and no […]