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The two most common reasons Direct Debit payments fail – and what to do about it

Direct Debit is the most reliable way to collect recurring payments, but payments can still fail. We've analysed our significant transaction data to identify the most common reasons for this.

How do millennials want to pay for exercise?

Does your billing and payment experience cut it with millennial gym members? We surveyed 1000 millennials and this is what they said.

12 ways to optimise your payment page

Over 68% of people who reach a payment page never complete payment. This guide looks at our 12 top tips for increasing that all important conversion rate, to make sure your hard work doesn't go to waste.

Member Retention Bootcamp: e-Guide for fitness business leaders

6 business workouts to stretch your average membership duration and build member loyalty.

5 ways Finance & Ops teams can improve gym member retention

What can Finance and Ops leaders do to keep members coming back? More than you might think. 5 tactics to boost member retention at your gym.

10 important questions about your Direct Debit solution - a guide for gym business leaders

Are you getting the most out of your Direct Debit provider? We’ve put together 10 questions to help you find out.

Guide to creating online payment pages for Direct Debit

Compliance requirements for online payment pages for the Bacs, SEPA, BG Autogiro and BECS schemes.

Guide to payment methods for investment platforms

A practical guide to the different payment methods that investment platforms, savings accounts and apps can offer their customers - and the pros and cons of each.

Standing orders: A complete guide

A complete guide to making and receiving payments by standing order, including how it works, pros, cons and payment alternatives.