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How Square Just Grew The Payment Circle

IPhones and iPads are two revolutionary innovations of Apple which have changed the trend of using smart-phones. It is the collection of thousand different apps, which have made iPhone and iPad so significant among more than millions of users around the world. Square Card reader is one such app for iPhone and iPad, which have proved the smartness of smart-phone, once again. Online financial transaction is a common and regular practice in our everyday life. We are getting more used to with online transactions than cash or other forms of transactions. Credit and debit cards have considered as the most convenient means to carry and transfer money from one place to another. Appropriate terminal and secured gateway are the prerequisite of such online transaction. These terminals and gateways are available in many POS (Point of Sale) and ATM points, but Square Card reader application has brought this facility inside our iPhone and iPad.

About Square Card Reader

This is a handy application for both iPhone and iPad users in order to receive any payment. It is Square Inc., which has developed this application and made it available in the apps store. You will find this application available in English, Spanish, German, French, Romania, and Russian language. Square Card Reader is available under the business category apps in the iTunes store. This application has updated at 17th April, 2012, and its current version is 2.2.7. Total size of the installer package of this application is 14.7 MB. Square Card Reader is compatible with iOS 4.0 or later.

Purposes of Square Card Reader

You can now accept both cash and credit cards on your iPhone or iPad by using Square Card reader. You need to pay only 2.75% of the amount for every credit card swipe. This application has allowed electronic fund transfer by using credit and debit cards from Master Card, Visa, American Express, and Discover. You do not need to have any merchant account in order to execute financial transactions. There is no monthly fee or contract, which you need to confirm before using this application on your iPhone or iPad. You can now accept payment from anyone at anywhere by using this application. You can instantly receive money through this application. This money will deposit into your bank account within one working day.

Besides accepting payments, you can also track your sales, send e-receipt and collect taxes by using Square Card reader.

How To Use Square

Square Card reader is an easy to use application. At first, you need to download Square Card reader from Apple’s apps store and sign up for an account. You can start accepting payments after your successful sign-up. This application has maintained industry standard security protocol, which will assure you about the safety of this application.  Since this is the first application of its kind, there is little stopping the technological world as we know it from betterment of card readers and, before you know it, the cloud format will take over the payment world, leaving the Paypals in the dust.

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Posted by Greg Henderson, an Internet Marketer and SEO Associate for a cell phone lookup site, and an find an email address site



  1. ria

    May 16, 2012 at 9:18 am

    good review about square jet. i like it.

  2. Azam

    May 17, 2012 at 6:45 pm

    It is one of the good facility to have application in multilingual. Different races can get benefits from it.

  3. Daniel

    May 17, 2012 at 6:55 pm

    I think that paying with the help of portable gadgets is fast becoming popular, because its saves a very much our time.

  4. Mary

    May 18, 2012 at 6:47 am

    It was my first time to hear about this Square Card Reader. Looks like technology these days is fast changing. I wonder what would be the next changes we’ll get in the next years to come.

  5. Alec Farell

    May 18, 2012 at 10:02 am

    “… the cloud format will take over the payment world, leaving the Paypals in the dust.”

    I am quite sure that Paypal will quickly react if this kind of apps will be adopted. Let’s not forget, Square Card Reader is the first app of this kind.

  6. Melissa

    May 24, 2012 at 5:32 pm

    It was completely new information for me about Square Card Reader. As far as i understood it much useful. Thanks a lot for sharing this information

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