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Accept credit cards anywhere. Sign up and we’ll send you a free reader.

Get a free Square Reader for magstripe to swipe credit cards anywhere. Take chip cards and NFC payments with Square Reader for contactless and chip. Slip an iPad into Square Stand to make a countertop point of sale.


Know what you pay and get paid fast.

With Square’s credit card processing, you can accept all major cards and get deposits as fast as the next business day. Connect Square Reader to your device or slip an iPad into Square Stand to take payments at our standard rate. Sell with Square Register, our first fully integrated point of sale, for 2.5% + 10¢ per tap, dip, or swipe. Or, take payments with Square Terminal for 2.6% + 10¢ per tap, dip, or swipe.

2.75%
Per swipe, dip, or tap
3.5% + 15¢
Per keyed-in transaction
  • Same rate for all major cards
  • No monthly fees
  • No hidden fees
  • Full PCI compliance included
  • Deposits in one to two business days
  • Instant deposits available
  • Chargeback protection
  • Payment dispute assistance

Two powerful sets of tools.

The free Square Point of Sale app is built for simplicity so you can intuitively ring up sales and manage your entire business. For retailers, Square for Retail gives you a purpose-built set of retail tools to help you sell more and worry less.

Square Point of Sale.

From credit card processing to tracking sales, manage every area of your business with the free Square Point of Sale app.

  • Accept cards, cash, checks, and gift cards.
  • Offer digital and printed receipts.
  • Swipe cards even without a connection.
  • Send invoices and recurring payments.
  • Direct customer feedback
  • Sales reporting and analytics
  • Refunds, taxes, tipping, and discounts
  • Real-time inventory management

Square for Retail.

Run a more complex retail business? Square for Retail is a set of intelligent, intuitive, and integrated tools purpose-built for retail businesses. Get access to all of our free Square Point of Sale features, plus a package of even more powerful tools.

  • Sell faster with a new search-based point of sale.
  • Take care of your items from one central location.
  • Track, adjust, and transfer inventory across locations.
  • Manage profitability with cost of goods sold reports.
  • Create customer profiles with every sale
  • Send purchase orders when stock is low
  • Set up employee timecards and permissions
  • Manage all your vendors in one place

More than a little white reader.

We have all kinds of services designed to help you save time and run a better business. Watch the video below to learn more.

Get your money right away.

Deposits usually come as soon as the next business day, or you can get instant deposits with the tap of a button.

Yes, we do have phone support.

Get in touch with our customer support team by phone, email, or Twitter—or get instant answers in our Support Center.

Make more informed business decisions.

Your Square Dashboard is like your back office. Sign in from anywhere—or use our iOS app—to access real-time data and powerful tools.

Get funds to grow your business.

Get a loan through Square Capital to grow your business—buy equipment, hire employees, increase inventory, and more.


“I feel that Square is really a champion for small businesses. They empower me to make good decisions, and they’ve made my life much easier.”

Melanie Porter, Lavender & Honey, Pasadena, CA

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