Square Reader

Take payments anywhere.

Start selling with Square today.

Sign up now to get your free magstripe reader. You can also buy a Square Reader for contactless and chip to accept all payment types.

Accept magstripe

Get your Square Reader for magstripe and start accepting every major credit and debit card.

Accept chip cards

Your customers now have chip cards. Accept them with Square Reader for contactless and chip.

Accept Apple Pay

You can also accept NFC payments like Apple Pay and Google Pay with Square Reader for contactless and chip.

Get paid fast, know what you pay.

Accept Visa, Mastercard, Discover, and American Express all for one low rate, with no surprise fees. See transfers in your bank account as soon as the next business day.

2.6% +10¢

Per swipe, dip, or tap

3.5% + 15¢

Per keyed-in transaction

  • Same rate for all major cards
  • No monthly fees
  • No hidden fees
  • PCI compliant
  • Transfers in one to two business days
  • Instant transfers available
  • Payment dispute assistance
  • Dispute management

Run your business with a free point-of-sale app.

Credit card processing is just the start. The free Square Point of Sale app has tools to help you manage every area of your business.

  • Accept payments even without a signal.
  • Let customers tip right on your device.
  • Send receipts via email or text message, or print them out.
  • Collect private customer feedback.
  • Print or email sales reports.
  • Adjust taxes, tipping, and discounts.
  • Manage inventory in real time.
  • Get the latest features with free app updates.

Getting started is simple and free.

No long-term contracts, no hidden fees, no surprises—sign up free now and start selling with Square.