Which Credit Card Machine is Right for Me?

Whether you are starting up a new business venture, or seeking to upgrade your payment processing equipment, choosing the right machine is crucial! There are a multitude of terminals out there, from countertop-style, to full-fledged point of sale (POS) systems. So, what’s the right one for your business?

First, take a look at your business type and needs. Are you operating out of a retail storefront or are you mobile? Do you need inventory tracking or staff management features? Take a look at our recommendations:
Clove Mini
Mobile Card Readers and wireless terminals best suited for:

  • Food truck owners
  • Sellers at farmers markets
  • Sellers at trade shows
  • Plumbers
  • Locksmiths
  • Carpenters
  • Any business that’s on-the-go

Point of Sale (POS) systems best suited for:

  • Quick-serve restaurants
  • Bakeries and cafes
  • Apparel stores
  • Pet stores
  • Most retail shops

EMV ready counter-top terminals best suited for:

  • Professional services
  • Any retail shops not seeking advanced features (like those found in POS systems)

Leave a reply