In order for your small business to succeed, it is crucial to realize that today’s customers aren’t buying the idea that “cash is king.” And if they were, they would be buying it with plastic. According to researchers, more than 80 percent of consumers list debit or credit cards as their preferred payment method. To keep them as consumers, it’s essential that your business accept card payments.
Consumers spend more when using credit cards anyway – enough to offset the processing fees – and they also want convenience and a fast checkout. Here’s a checklist of what you need to accept card payments.