It’s no secret that we like Square here at Merchant Maverick. This processing and point of sale juggernaut is a boon for small business owners thanks to the simplicity of its design and its overall affordability. But if you’ve decided to go with Square for your POS needs or have it pegged as one of […]
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Wondering if you should add a gift card program for your small business? Here’s everything you need to know about different types of gift cards, where to get them, and some of the best gift card programs for a variety of business types.
Do you find yourself getting increasingly frustrated with your point of sale system? Remember how exciting it was when you first purchased it? It had so much potential. And, at first, things were great. It did everything you wanted and even surprised you sometimes. But slowly things started to change. You needed more out of […]
The Secret To Running Your Business Effectively? Knowing Whether You Need a POS System or Cash Register (& The Difference Between Them)
So you’re getting ready for business launch and you’re officially ready for business — almost. You still have a few big things left to decide. One big question lingers — Do you need a point of sale (POS) or can you settle with a cash register? The answer depends on how you answer other questions […]
When a merchant signs up for a new Square account to start processing payments, many times the focus isn’t on the other features; it’s on getting paid — and rightfully so. But after signing into your account for the first time, it may become evident to you that there is a lot more to Square […]
Having a POS that automatically syncs your data to your QuickBooks account makes reporting and accounting much easier. But finding POS software that’s QuickBooks compatible? Not necessarily easier. Here are 6 great options for small business.
Need A Retail POS System For Your Small Business? These 7 Great Solutions Can Solve Your Store’s Woes
In retail, your POS system isn’t just a cash register. It’s your lifeline to sales reports, inventory management, customer loyalty, and a whole lot more. These 7 retail POS systems make running your business less stressful and more profitable.
Square has carved out quite a spot for itself in the world of payment processing. When it comes to accessibility, there are few rivals. With no credit checks, sign-up fees, monthly fees, or cancellation fees, and a very transparent pricing model, it’s no wonder that Square remains the go-to option for business owners who want […]
Good POS inventory software can help keep your business operating at peak efficiency with the ability to track items, reorder inventory automatically, and transfer products between stores. Lightspeed, ShopKeep, and Square are among our top choices for the best point of sale inventory solutions.
10 Great POS Systems For Restaurants: Why Your Restaurant POS Software Is Your Best Secret Ingredient
We’ll explore the best point of sale systems for full-service restaurants (i.e., sit-down, table-service restaurants), though most of these solutions work well for cafes, bars, and quick-service restaurants as well. These POS systems help restaurateurs do everything from manage ingredient inventories to take reservations online, and everything in between. Plus, these pay-as-you-go systems are relatively inexpensive and won’t put a major strain on your restaurant budget.