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Old 11-29-2010, 12:19 AM
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Take Credit Cards from your phone

I am sure you guys may have spoke about this before, but just wanted to let you all know.

So far so good. I set it up today and worked great. they are send me a swipe that connects to my phone free.

Here is the info.

http://edition.cnn.com/2010/TECH/mob...e.smartphones/

www.squareup.com
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Will this work on any android phone?
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Will this work on any android phone?
Yes, I have the EVO.

It is almost to good to be true. lol
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Man I would love to have this here in Canada for craft shows.
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i heard it works for canada
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i heard it works for canada
I contacted them and at this stage it does not allow for multiple currency, their focus is the USA for now. A Canadian card will work if I were shopping in the USA but if I started charging clients in USD they would freak out and I would get a strip taken off me without a question. They said it's on the table for future developments, also it doesn't work well with the new version of Iphone, it has something to do with the GPS location software which is being worked on, my son uses this version and attends whows with me, however it will work on my BB, when a Canadian version is available.
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I got my swipe reader already, WOW

Signed up Monday and got it Today Thursday Crazy fast!!

Work great!!
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Keep us informed on how it works. I read on a forum they had some slow processing problems. I hope that is not gonna be a long term problem.
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hahaha... should of searched... I made this same post less than a month ago.

I have been using SQUARE for 6weeks and i LOVE it.

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I had the opportunity of using, I am sorry trying to use this at a reptile expo this year. They did not have the swiper deal but had the app on their phone. I goto say it was such a shady experience I said F it and just paid cash.
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