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How we optimised for iteration speed with data build tool (dbt)
How we optimised for iteration speed with data build tool (dbt)

We moved 26,000 lines of SQL into dbt and shaved 2 hours off our ELT pipeline.

2 min read
Technology
Xero Awards London 2020: GoCardless is the Financial Services App of the Year!
Xero Awards London 2020: GoCardless is the Financial Services App of the Year!

A run down of the evening, the winners, and the last 12 months that got us here.

4 min read
GoCardless
Fear-free PostgreSQL migrations for Rails
What is point-to-point encryption (P2PE)?
What is point-to-point encryption (P2PE)?

Learn more about point-to-point encryption (P2PE) with our simple guide.

What does revenue recognition mean for SaaS businesses?
What does revenue recognition mean for SaaS businesses?

Explore the importance of the revenue recognition principle for SaaS businesses.

3 min read
SaaS
What is a payment processor?
What is a payment processor?

Our guide to payment gateways vs. payment processors vs. merchant accounts.

3 min read
Payments
What is a merchant account? Guide for small businesses
What is a merchant account? Guide for small businesses

Check out our comprehensive guide to merchant accounts for small businesses.

3 min read
Payments
How to calculate customer acquisition cost (CAC)?
How to calculate customer acquisition cost (CAC)?

Our comprehensive guide to calculating customer acquisition cost.

2 min read
Subscription
What is cash flow forecasting?
What is cash flow forecasting?

Forecasting cash flow can help you make important investment decisions...

3 min read
Cash flow
What is bank debit?
What is bank debit?

Learn all about this umbrella term for various bank-to-bank payments schemes.

3 min read
Payments
What do net 30 payment terms mean?
What do net 30 payment terms mean?

Our full guide to net 30 payment terms for businesses.

4 min read
Accounting
8 Ways to Raise Investment for Your Startup Business
8 Ways to Raise Investment for Your Startup Business

What are the different types of start-up business investment? Find out here.

3 min read
Growth
How long do international bank transfers take?
How long do international bank transfers take?

How long do international payments take? Get a clearer picture.

2 min read
Bank Transfers
A guide to automated invoice processing systems
A guide to automated invoice processing systems

Automated invoice processing can make your company more efficient. Learn more.

3 min read
Finance
How to calculate annual churn rate
How to calculate annual churn rate

Want to learn how to calculate annual churn rate? Find out here.

2 min read
Retention
Accounts Receivable Turnover Ratio: Definitions, Formula & Examples
Accounts Receivable Turnover Ratio: Definitions, Formula & Examples

Learn how to calculate your business’s accounts receivable turnover ratio.

3 min read
Cash flow
How to Calculate ARR (Accounting Rate of Return)?
How to Calculate ARR (Accounting Rate of Return)?

A breakdown of everything you need to know when calculating ARR...

3 min read
Accounting
On-demand | How to boost subscription growth with better payment experiences
Payment preferences in the UK: 2019 - 2020 snapshot
Payment preferences in the UK: 2019 - 2020 snapshot

How UK businesses and consumers prefer to pay, and what it means for you.

2 min read
Payments
What is a discounted cash flow (DCF)?
What is a discounted cash flow (DCF)?

Our comprehensive guide to discounted cash flow models and analysis.

2 min read
Cash flow
What is accounts payable and receivable process
What is accounts payable and receivable process

What is the accounts payable and receivable process? Learn more here.

2 min read
Cash flow
How to calculate levered free cash flow
How to calculate levered free cash flow

We break down everything you need to know about levered free cash flow.

2 min read
Cash flow
What is an International Bank Account Number (IBAN)?
What is an International Bank Account Number (IBAN)?

Planning on making an international payment in Europe? You might need an IBAN.

2 min read
Is a freemium business model right for my business?
Is a freemium business model right for my business?

When should businesses consider moving to a freemium business model?

2 min read
Growth
Interested in automating the way you get paid? GoCardless can help
Interested in automating the way you get paid? GoCardless can help

Interested in automating the way you get paid? GoCardless can help

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