Mobile Credit Card Terminals

Using Mobile Phones for Credit Card Processing

Trade is essential for any society, and having a simple means of exchange makes life easier for everyone. Cash is a great way to place a workable value on goods and services. However, it does have some challenges. It’s bulky, especially for expensive purchases. And with more and more people switching to credit cards, it’s…

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Contactless Mobile Payments

If you have an interest in mobile apps and cell phone technology, you might have noticed a move towards contactless sharing. It started with sending addresses and phone numbers, then evolved into music and images. The feature allows you to pass information from one phone to the other without the two phones touching. When this…

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What is the Best Point-of-Sale System for Road Shows?

Point-of-Sale or “POS” is the place where the actual purchase transaction takes place. In yester-year goods sold at road-shows were transacted mainly in cash and occasionally by check. If you are still transacting that way your road-show days are probably numbered, because, at the rate things are changing, you might be lucky to make enough…

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What is a Merchant Account Service and Why Should I Use it?

A merchant account service offers merchants, or businesses, a link between credit card holders and an acceptor, a bank, who in turn links all the aforementioned to payment brands, or credit card providers like American Express, Discover, MasterCard and Visa. This process is all controlled by strict agreements and regulated by laws and compliance regulations…

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Worried about Accepting Credit Card Payments? Use Charge.com!

Have you been taken in by rumors that accepting credit card payments is not worthwhile because merchant account service provider fees are too high, or that you will have to implement costly equipment or software to your business? Did they also tell you that application processes are long and tedious and that small businesses can’t…

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What Technology is Needed for Mobile Credit Card Processing?

You can introduce credit card payments by mobile credit card processing if your business offers a service that involves travel to a client’s premises, like home installations, repairs or maintenance. This will eliminate the risk of carrying large wads of cash, or waiting to see if checks clear. This service will also suit merchants who…

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What Options do I Have in Credit Card Machines?

So you’ve decided to start accepting credit cards at your store. You’ve picked the right merchant account service, you’re happy with the fees it offers, and now it’s time to choose a credit card machine. However, you’re not sure what your choices are, and which machine is best suited for your business. Point-of-sale terminals, as…

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