Just insert or tap to pay

Be ready for every sale with Square Reader. Pay 2.65% for all major credit cards and just 0.75% + 7¢ per INTERAC chip and PIN or tap.

Insert the chip

Insert chip cards into the reader, and let customers securely enter their PIN on your device.

Tap your card and go

Customers simply hold their contactless credit or debit cards near the reader to trigger payment.

Use contactless payment

Accept Apple Pay, Google Pay and other contactless smartphones and watches.

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for all major credit cards

0.75% + 7¢

per INTERAC chip and PIN or tap

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Get a custom rate
We can create custom pricing for some businesses that process $250K+ in credit card sales (not including INTERAC debit sales).

Find the right accessories

With a wide range of accessories, transform your Square Reader into a complete mobile POS or keep it in place on the counter.

Get updates and insights

Stay up to date on Square Reader, new products, expert advice and more.

Frequently asked questions

Find a store

Want Square Reader today? Find retailers nearby and other online options.

Chat with us

Connect with your customer support team for help whenever you need it.

Read the guide

Get step-by-step instructions and helpful info on all Square Reader can do for your business.

Take contactless payments with just your phone – no hardware needed.