Square Payments Processing

Accept cards on the go and get paid fast.

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Accept credit cards on the go

The free Square Reader works with the free Square Point of Sale app to allow everyone to take payments on their iOS and Android devices.

Quick setup, no long-term commitments

It’s free to sign up and fast to set up. There are no long-term commitments or monthly fees, and you pay only when you make a sale.

Fast deposits, clear pricing

Pay 2.65% per tap, insert, or swipe for Visa, Mastercard, and American Express, and 10¢ per INTERAC Flash® payment under $100. See deposits in your bank account in one to two working days.

Keeping your business secure

Square Secure offers chargeback protection, fraud detection, account takeover protection and more, so you can focus on your customers.

Everything you need to start selling.

Hardware for your counter or on the go

From Square Reader for magstripe to Stand for contactless and chip, Square has the hardware you need to accept all major credit cards, NFC payments, gift cards and more.

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Powerful point-of-sale software

Online payment processing is just the start. The free Square Point of Sale app has tools to help you manage every area of your business, such as inventory management, customer directories and digital receipts.

Learn more about Square Point of Sale

Built to work together

Our hardware and software work together perfectly. They come from the same source, which means one seamless payment experience for you and your customers.

Take payments on the go, any way you like.

Square Invoices

Send invoices from your mobile device or laptop right to your customers’ inboxes. They can pay securely with a few clicks.

Learn more about Square Invoices

Take payments from your computer

Key in card payments from your Square Dashboard in seconds with Square Virtual Terminal—no card reader or app required.

Learn more about Virtual Terminal

Save cards on file

Store payment details for your regulars. Charge them at the tap of a button and save time at checkout.

Learn more about Card on File

No signal, no problem

Never miss a sale again. Swipe credit cards without a connection in Offline Mode and pay the usual 2.65% per swipe.

Learn more about Offline Mode

Sell with e-commerce platforms

Use Square payments with third-party e-commerce platforms like BigCommerce, Wix, Weebly, Ecwid and WooCommerce to sell online.

Learn more about Square App Marketplace

Sell with Square on your own site

With Square’s payment processing APIs, you can sell online with Square and seamlessly integrate your online and offline sales. Track all your reporting, deposits and inventory in one place.

Learn more about Square APIs

Square keeps things humming.

We invest heavily in payment processing technology to help protect your business and keep it running smoothly.

Protecting your business

Square Secure provides industry-leading security with PCI-compliant systems included at no charge. We also cover up to $250 in qualifying credit card chargebacks per month and help resolve chargebacks for you, so you can focus on your next sale.

Learn more about Square Secure

Fast, reliable deposits

When you take a payment with Square, you get your money in your bank account as soon as the next business day.

Support if you need it

Our dedicated support team works side by side with our other departments to improve your customer experience. They are standing by to help if you need it. Call, email or tweet, or use our Support Centre to find helpful guides and tools.

Visit the Square Support Centre

Pricing

Per credit tap, insert or swipe

Per INTERAC Flash® transaction

Invoices and E-commerce Payments

2.9% + 30¢ per transaction

Virtual Terminal and Keyed-In Transactions

3.4% + 15¢ per transaction

Get a custom rate for your business

We can create custom pricing packages for some businesses with annual revenues over $250K and an average ticket size over $15. If that’s you, get in touch—we’ll even review your current statement with you.

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Testimonials

We’ve never had any problem with the consistency of Square’s performance or the deposits or anything else. They continue to just make improvements and add features I didn’t even know I needed until I used them.

Casey, BANG Salon