Square Point of Sale
See Square POS in action
It’s easy to run your business with Square.
Select a chapter below to test it out yourself.
Let customers pay any way they want — in person, online, or over the phone.
- Customer profiles
Build your customer base with each sale and keep them coming back with marketing and loyalty programs.
- Adding customers
Track your customers’ purchases, see their favorite items, and respond to feedback.
Issue full, itemized, or partial refunds directly from your POS.
- Business performance
See your sales and get inventory reports in real time from anywhere.
Get your money as soon as the next business day or instantly for a fee.
Simple, transparent pricing without any surprises
It’s free to get started with Square Point of Sale. There are no setup fees or monthly fees. Only pay when you take a payment.
2.6% + 10 cents
per tap, dip or swipe
Hardware starting at
with Tap to Pay on iPhone
Earn over $250K in annual card sales?
Our sales team may be able to create a custom pricing package for your business.
Learn how real businesses reach their goals with Square.
How the Art of the Donut keeps employee management simple
See how a donut shop streamlines payroll and scheduling.
Quick service and retail
How Tea & Sympathy manages sales and inventory with ease
See how a cafe and retail shop manages sales and stock counts seamlessly.
How Craft and Carry keeps customers coming back
See how a bottle shop grew its loyalty program to over 10,000 customers.
How Liv Breads drives repeat business and builds community
See how a bakery scaled with an integrated POS and customer engagement tools.
How the Oxygen Room & Beauty Bar stays connected to their clients
See how a salon creates personalized customer experiences.
How Graze on Main creates a seamless in-person and online experience
See how a charcuterie board shop grew with multiple channels.
How Crossbones Dog Academy grew revenue with new sales channels
See how a dog-training service launched an online retail shop.
Setting up your Square Point of Sale
- How do I start using Square Point of Sale?
Download the Square POS app and sign in to open your account. Start accepting payments by entering card numbers without a reader. We’ll ship you a reader, which should arrive within 10 business days, or you can pick one up at a participating retail store.
- How long will it take to set up my Square Point of Sale?
Getting set up to accept credit cards on Square only takes a few minutes. And with a few more minutes, you can set up items and take advantage of our entire suite of products to help you run and grow your business.
- What if I have a question about my Square Point of Sale system?
Our highly trained support team is available via phone or email. You can also learn from our Seller Community or visit the Support Center 24/7 to find useful tips, articles, and thorough video walkthroughs.
- How long does it take to get trained?
Square is so intuitive, there’s no training required. Really.
- Does the app work with my iPhone, iPad, or Android device?
Yes. Learn more about how Square POS works on iPad.
- Can I manage my inventory from my Square Point of Sale?
Square inventory management lets you keep a clear count of in-stock items in your item library. With inventory enabled, stock counts update based on sales from the Square app, Square Invoices, and orders shipped through your online store.
- Does Square Point of Sale connect to receipt printers, cash drawers, or scales?
Yes, Square now works with receipt printers, cash drawers, and scales. For a full list of accessories, check out our shop.
- Can I sell online with Square POS?
Square Online powers your online business with numerous eCommerce features. Square automatically syncs across your online store and POS so it’s easy to keep track of orders, items, and inventory.
- Does Square POS work with my existing business tools and services?
From accounting apps (QuickBooks) and eCommerce solutions (Wix) to inventory and team management (Homebase), Square works with apps for any need. Connect in just a few steps, sync your data, and manage apps right from your Square Dashboard.
- What kind of hardware solutions sync with Square Point of Sale?
Your point of sale seamlessly integrates with any Square hardware solution. Try Square Register or Square Reader for contactless and chip, or connect Square Terminal to your POS to give customers a private, separate screen to check out from a safe distance.
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