Take every payment, quickly and easily.

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It’s simple and fair. It’s Square.

Pay the same rate for every swipe, dip, or tap for every major card. No long-term commitments, no hidden fees.


Square works on the go.

Square Readers are small, reliable, and let you sell with multiple devices so you can take payments anywhere and track everything.

  • Process chip cards in just two seconds with Square Reader for contactless and chip.
  • Use with iPhone, iPad, and Android phones and tablets.
  • Never miss a sale again—swipe payments without a signal in Offline Mode.
  • Empower your whole team to take payments, and manage it all from one account.

Square works at the counter.

Square Terminal is your all-in-one device for payments and receipts—perfect for countertops and taking payments in store via Wi-Fi.

  • Say goodbye to old, clunky terminals and sell with more reliability, security, and style.
  • Get up and running in under five minutes—Terminal works seamlessly with your existing point of sale.
  • Print receipts from the built-in receipt printer, or send digital receipts.
  • Increase tips with a tip screen right in the checkout flow.

“I love that Square is mobile and makes my business look professional for my clients.”

- STEPHANIE FRAUSTO, OSO SALON

There’s a reason Square is trusted by over two million businesses

(Actually there are four.)

Keep your business humming

Square deposits your money in one to two business days, or instantly for a 1% fee. Our software and hardware are built to work together perfectly, which means less downtime. You can track sales and inventory in real time so you never miss a sale.

Save time and money

Square has no hidden fees and no long-term contracts—you just pay for what you use. We also manage chargeback disputes so you can focus on your business more and disputes less.

Protect your and your customer's data

Security is built into our products from the ground up. We have best-in-class tools and teams dedicated 24/7 to preventing fraud, hacking, and data breaches. Square follows industry requirements that keep your customers’ data safe, so you can avoid expensive fines and fees.

Here to help

Our highly trained support team is available via phone or email. Or you can visit the Support Center 24/7 to find useful tips, articles, and thorough video walkthroughs.

Tools built to help you grow.

Send receipts right to their inbox

Customers sign on the device and choose to receive a receipt via email or text message. Personalize your signature screen and receipts with a logo and cover photo.

Make tipping a breeze

Improve the tipping experience for your staff and customers alike. Customers tip on the device, choosing from preset percentages or dollar amounts.

Get direct feedback

Hear how customers are feeling right from digital receipts. Resolve issues one on one and build a better business with your customers’ input.

Run smarter with analytics

Sign in to your free Square Dashboard at square.com and keep an eye on your business at a glance. View your complete sales history, best-selling items, and scheduled deposits. Simple charts and reports give you customer insights and more.

Four things to know about our pricing.

Consistent pricing

We have different transaction pricing, but once you have a rate, that doesn’t change. What you see is what you pay.

Clear pricing

No complicated bills to deal with at the end of the month. You can log in and see your Square rate at any time in your Dashboard.

One rate for every card

No different rates for different credit cards. Visa, Mastercard, Discover, American Express, and rewards cards—all the same rate.

No weird fees, ever

No startup fees, authorization fees, statement fees, refund fees, PCI-compliance fees, business card fees, terminal fees—you get the idea.

How Square compares:

No matter how you choose to accept payments with Square, this is what’s included in your rate.

  Square Typical Bank and Payment Processors First Data (works with Clover Systems) Vantiv (works with Revel Systems)
Fair, transparent pricing
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No
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Next-day deposits for no additional fee
Yes
No
No
No
No contracts or early termination fees
Yes
No
Yes
No
No setup or startup fees
Yes
No
No
No
All-in-one setup
Yes
No
No
No
End-to-end encrypted hardware
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
No monthly payment processing fees
Yes
No
No
No
No statement or reporting fees
Yes
No
No
No
Integrated readers and POS software
Yes
No
Yes
Yes
Integrated offline and online payments
Yes
No
No
Yes
Free reader available
Yes
No
No
No
Full dispute management
Yes
No
No
No
Active fraud prevention and notification in case of suspicious activity
Yes
No
No
No
Coverage for data security (PCI) compliance
Yes
No
No
No
No additional fees for American Express, corporate, or international cards
Yes
No
No
No
No refund fees
Yes
No
No
No
No chargeback fees
Yes
No
No
No
Real-time analytics built in
Yes
No
Yes
Yes

Learn more about the different ways of accepting card payments.

Choosing the best payment processing solution can be confusing. So we broke down the different options for merchant services (accepting credit cards), from banks to ISOs to Square. It’s a big decision that can cost (or save) you thousands of dollars, so we want you to be as informed as possible.

Square can help with other parts of your business, too.

Capital

For eligible Square sellers, Square Capital offers access to small business loans to manage and grow your business.* Purchase inventory, buy equipment, and more.

Employee Management

Square Employee Management software makes it easy to go from one to one hundred employees and beyond.

Invoices

Save the stamps and send out invoices right through your computer or directly from your point of sale. Keep tabs on all your invoices in your Dashboard and send friendly reminders with a tap.

Point of Sale

Square Point of Sale software lets you track inventory, sales, and employees, create customer profiles, and adjust menu items from one centralized account.

Start taking payments today.

*Square Capital, LLC is a wholly owned subsidiary of Square, Inc., d/b/a Square Capital of California, LLC in FL, GA, MT, and NY. All loans are issued by Celtic Bank, a Utah-Chartered Industrial Bank. Member FDIC, located in Salt Lake City, UT. Loan eligibility is not guaranteed. FW0418