Square Point of Sale: The POS that's easy to set up and use.

Square Point of Sale

Built for simplicity, and trusted by more than 2 million businesses globally.

Set up your free Square Point of Sale system with ease. The intuitive order and payment flow makes POS transactions a snap and let you effortlessly manage customers and your entire business.

Get to know your customers

Keep track of customers’ purchase histories automatically, send digital receipts, and collect instant feedback to improve your service.

Do it all in Square Dashboard

Sign in from any device and compare results day over day, or year over year, to see what’s working best.

Make more informed business decisions

Get real-time sales reports by item or tender type, and search refunds, discounts, and comps. Filter reports by employee, location, and POS device.

Keep your inventory in stock

Adjust the stock of all your items and add item descriptions by different modifiers, sizes, and SKUs.

Point-of-sale hardware for every sale

Whether you’re selling in the store or on the go, Square has all the hardware you need to ring up items and accept payments fast.

The first fully integrated point of sale

Get payments, POS software, and hardware together with the new Square Register.

Transform your devices into a point of sale

Turn your iPad into a point-of-sale system with Square Stand, or sell anywhere your customers are with Square Reader.

Integrated payment processing

No need to use any other payment processor. Accept cards, cash, checks, and gift cards with Square’s free POS software.

Save time and money

Sign up and start taking payments in minutes. Square has simple pricing, no hidden fees or long-term contracts, and dispute management, so you can stay focused on your business.

Invoicing made easy

Send custom invoices straight from your POS on a mobile device or from your laptop right to your customers’ inboxes. Send Square Invoices online free, track them free, and only pay for invoices paid by card.

Take payments from a computer

Virtual Terminal lets you accept payments on your computer with no additional hardware or apps required. Take payments in person or over the phone right from your Square Dashboard.

Keep your cash flowing

See money in your bank account as soon as the next business day. Accept payments wherever you are, even when you don’t have an internet connection, and never miss a sale again.

Our payments platform is built for big things.

Rely on the payments platform that processes billions of transactions and includes PCI compliance, end-to-end encryption, and fraud detection for free. If you process over $250K in card sales, you may qualify for a custom rate.

Additional tools that accelerate growth

Square has sophisticated service solutions ready
to go to work for your business.

Employee Management

Set different levels of access to your POS by employee and track sales and hours worked as they clock in and out. Starting at $5 per month.


Import timecards and pay any combination of hourly, salaried, and contract employees automatically. Payroll services start at $5 per month.


Create email and social campaigns in your POS within minutes. Track results and target specific groups of customers. Starting at $15 per month.


Motivate customers to return again and again with a digital rewards program, managed and tracked right in your Square Point of Sale. Subscriptions start at $25 per month.

Purpose-built POS solutions

Choose tailored software that fits your business’s needs.

Square for Retail

Simplify selling, ring up in seconds, add inventory from your point-of-sale system, and more. Starting at $60 a month.

Square for Restaurants

Robust POS features including table layout, coursing, and conversational modifiers. Starting at $60 a month.

Square Appointments

Payments, appointments, and invoices all in one app perfect for service providers. Free for Individuals.

24/7 support, fraud prevention, and data security

Get answers by phone or email, or visit the Support Center anytime for useful POS tips, articles, and videos. Rest easy with front-line fraud protection that tracks fraud trends and works to shield you and your business. Plus, avoid expensive compliance fines and fees and let Square keep your customers’ card data safe.


Get everything you need to power your point of sale and accept payments at your counter. The powerful Square Point of Sale software is included at no extra cost.


$999 or $49/mo. for 24 months*
2.5% + 10¢ per dip, tap, or swipe

Stand for contactless and chip

$169 (iPad not included)
2.75% per dip, tap, or swipe

reader r12 tilt
Reader for contactless and chip

2.75% per dip or tap

Reader for magstripe

Free at sign-up
2.75% per swipe

It’s free to sign up and fast to set up, with no long-term commitments or monthly fees.

*All credit sale plans are issued by Square, Inc. Plans are not available to merchants located in AL, DE, MS, MO, NH, and TN. The individual authorized to act on behalf of the business must be a U.S. citizen or permanent resident and at least 18 years old. Valid U.S. bank account and Social Security number or Individual Taxpayer Identification Number are required. Plans may be selected from 3, 6, 12, or 24 month terms and are based on the financing amount requested. The finance charge amount and installment payment amounts will depend on the repayment term selected. Sales tax, where applicable, cannot be financed and will be due upon acceptance of contract. The final payment will be equal to or less than the regular monthly payment. All plans are subject to approval based on credit and other factors. Getting a credit decision requires a soft credit pull. Accepting a plan will result in a hard credit inquiry visible to other lenders, which could affect your credit score.