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Markss

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Hi Everyone.
I am new to the site which looks great and very informative too. I have been researching for about 6 months to start an online gift store. I have been careful to source UK based suppliers which will ensure speedy deliveries to customers but also I want to be sure suppliers have strong ethics about modern day slavery and where they buy their products from. It will be drop ship and the website is being developed looking at a small range of good products. whilst it is a saturated market I have completed a business plan with marker research too. I wanted to ask if anyone can recommend a good payment processor that I can use when customers pay for their orders. PayPal is trusted and well known. and also a low cost business bank account. I intend to start as a sole trader. Any tips and advice greatly appreciated.
 
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Markss

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Well, almost everyone is using paypal nowadays as it is one of the most reliable and the easiest in use, payment method. What I really like about your ideas is the fact that you are looking to provide some great services of a great quality, so you are not pointing out the quantity, but the quality, and that is a very rare thing nowadays. Actually, I am also working on my own website right now, and I am also looking to get the best possible adult payment gateways as I think that it is a very important thing for any kind of online shop.
Thank you. What type of website are you building? It will be interesting to compare and see how our sites develop. Shopify have an inbuilt payment gateway already. But the other company who are designing my other website use just PayPal and stripe.
 
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