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Keep track and keep ahead with Data Retrieval

Welcome to the future with our innovative solution for your business – DFC Data Retrieval Service. It helps you keep your customers’ Direct Debit data up to date and makes it a breeze to monitor and maintain their payment information.   What exactly is data retrieval? Data Retrieval is DFC’s unique management system provides you […]

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Best practise for secure Direct Debit collections

The GDPR is now in force! Are you locking your work computers? Have you updated your passwords? And have you reassessed your Direct Debit strategy? Whilst Direct Debit is one of the safest payment methods available in the UK (governed under the rules of the Direct Debit Guarantee), safeguards are a vital facet in any […]

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Overseas Direct Debit – an overview of how Direct Debit operates in countries outside the UK

What is SEPA Direct Debit? Normally, Direct Debits can only be made between accounts within the same country. SEPA is the exception – it allows for Direct Debits in EUR to be made cross-border and nationally since 2009. SEPA Direct Debit is a European initiative that allows merchants to collect Direct Debits in Euro denomination. […]

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The importance of scrutinising your member’s payments

Knowing your audience is important. As attentive leisure organisations, we tend to know our member demographics but we don’t pay much attention to the finer details of our customer payments. This is essential when you think about it, what with money being the end goal of every business.    So what are we looking out […]

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Managing your Direct Debits

People like Direct Debits. They’re easy to setup and require little maintenance past the odd check-up. Despite this, they still fall under the perplexing finance umbrella which, for many, is a complex place to be. So here’s the low-down on bossing your direct debit payments.   Setting up a Direct Debit In order to get […]

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Our valuable call centre does more to help your customers

The internet is great for answering all manner of intricate questions and emails are fantastic for squaring off quick queries. Sometimes though, you just need to speak to a human. That’s where call centres come in. This is particularly pertinent in complicated areas such as finance. Providing a quick, direct line of communication that allows […]

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Direct Debit for charities and fundraising organisations

A large bulk of income for charitable organisations comes from people making regular donations. For that reason, it makes every bit of sense to use a sustainable collection method that enables a consistent transfer of money with little input from the donor. Direct Debit is the simplest solution. Luckily, it seems the majority of charitable […]