The best point-of-sale devices do more than just read credit cards. Here are a few tips to help you choose the right POS system.
More and more customers today are choosing to go cashless – in the local grocery or coffee shop, at the gas station and even at the hair dresser. The ability to accept in-person card payments becomes a make-or-break factor for small and medium-sized businesses that cannot afford to miss a customer.
Until recently, point-of-sale (POS) devices and services were largely offered and managed by the banks, but alternative fintech solutions and payment providers are changing the game. Mobile, pocket-size POS devices guarantee a new level of operational and economic efficiency, without the usual binding contracts and cumbersome business requirements.