Mobile Credit Card Terminals

How Do I Choose the Right POS System for My Business?

When starting a business, getting paid is often the priority. But you may get stuck on exactly how you’ll receive customer payments. At first, the most obvious options might be cash or check. This means you might benefit from some kind of cash register, and a system for verifying ID when customers pay by check.…

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Credit Card Machines for Your Small Business

As a typical consumer, you may have a fixed idea about credit card devices. You may be most familiar with credit card machines attached to cash registers, or the type you swipe at the gas station or grocery store, whether you’re doing a self-checkout or being served by a cashier. You might also be familiar…

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How Do Mobile Payments Work?

As a small business owner, you’ve probably already come to terms with the idea that mobile payments are the future of commerce. Today, mobile payments have grown from just online-shopping to paying for restaurant delivery, ride-sharing, coffee-shop purchases, public transportation and more. An Accenture Consulting report reveals that 23% of millennial-borns make at least one…

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Can my Small Business Accept Mobile Credit Card Payments?

You’ve probably already heard about the benefits of accepting mobile credit card payments. It’s faster, safer, and more convenient, both for businesses and customers. But from a small business perspective, it can seem expensive. This is not true. You can start accepting mobile credit card payments at little to no cost. It all depends on…

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How Can I Accept Credit Cards at Fairs?

Seasonal business can be lucrative if you plan carefully. After all, the sales from that one season may have to carry you through the rest of the year. Fairs can be a bit like that. If you’ve been around the circuit for a while, you know when and where they are. But they’re not like…

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You Can Accept Credit Card Payments Anywhere

Customers have changed, radically and in ways that were unimaginable ten or even five years ago. With millennials all grown up, entrenched in workplace and parenthood, a new Generation Z is fast making waves in the marketplace. This post-millennial generation born in or after the mid-1990s, with various sources putting the cut-off year anywhere from…

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Can my Small Business Accept Payments over the Phone?

Industry estimates reveal that nearly 62 million people in the US use their mobile phones to make payments. Though the US has been relatively slower than countries such as China in adopting this method of payment, things are changing fast. Retailers, the hospitality, travel and food industries, and others have embraced this technology in a…

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Mobile Card Processing

As a customer, there’s beauty in using credit cards to shop. You don’t have to worry about change, exchange rates during international travel, or carrying physical cash. But there may still be times when you were driving through some remote part of the country. Maybe it was a really small town, and they didn’t have…

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Does a “Mom and Pop” Store Need a POS System?

Mom and pop stores are defined by their family feel, cozy atmosphere, and homely ambience. They’re typically run by relatives, and may have a handful of employees from the neighborhood – most likely high school and college students working part time, or nieces and nephews hanging out in their free time. It could be a…

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