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Square VS Clover

Square is the most powerful free mPOS out there (and it probably will be for a long time coming). But if you’re exploring all the options for mobile processing, you might come across Clover Go. It’s part of the Clover suite of products, which is owned by First Data and resold by a very large network […]

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Sep 25, 2018 Filed under: Credit Card Processing, Mobile Payments, Point of Sale 13

ShopKeep VS Square

If you’re in the market for a mobile POS, you’re going to eventually come to a short list of names — the ones with the best product, the best service, and the best pricing. And odds are pretty good you’re going to have both ShopKeep and Square on the list. With some cursory digging, you’ll […]

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Sep 6, 2018 Filed under: Credit Card Processing, Mobile Payments, Point of Sale 0

Square VS PayPal

The mobile payments space has undergone a major transformation in the past few years. Small contenders have come and gone, new names have emerged. But it feels like the big names — such as Square and PayPal Here — have gotten bigger. Square has been a giant in the mobile payment processing since its inception in 2009.

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Sep 6, 2018 Filed under: Mobile Payments 71

5 Best Mobile POS Apps

But first of all, there’s one really important question we have to address: What constitutes an mPOS anyway? As with a lot of industry-related terms, you’ll see some differing interpretations. I’m a bit of a purist in that I believe a truly mobile POS is one that operates on a smartphone OR tablet. But I […]

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Aug 29, 2018 Filed under: Mobile Payments, Point of Sale 0

9 POS Systems With Great Mobile Apps

I’ll be honest. Excluding trips to the grocery store, I’m always a bit surprised when I see a business with a clunky old POS. I just about cringe when I see one of the really old systems. And maybe that’s because my job is reviewing mobile processing apps, but in 2018 there’s really no reason you […]

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Aug 29, 2018 Filed under: Point of Sale 0
What is cheaper than Square?

Top 7 Square Alternatives

Square has made itself a giant of commerce, rising from a simple mobile point of sale (mPOS) app to a full business eco-system with an mPOS, tablet-based POS systems, ecommerce integrations, developer tools, and a lot more. It’s a favorite of cafes, quick-serve restaurants, and artists and traveling business people. So even if you haven’t investigated […]

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Jun 24, 2018 Filed under: Mobile Payments, Point of Sale 85

How Does Square’s Instant Deposit Work?

Honestly, every time I turn around Square has introduced something new. (As I’m the person who maintains our Square review, you can see why I might find this just a tad frustrating.) On the one hand, it is absolutely amazing that Square is so committed to rolling out new features for merchants. On the other, just […]

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Jun 17, 2018 Filed under: Credit Card Processing, Mobile Payments 7