izettle card reader

How to accept card payments

Start accepting card payments quickly and securely

If you have a small business and you’d like to start taking card payments, the best way is with a debit or credit card payment machine. In the past, card machines were expensive and complex to use, but with iZettle there is a better option. The iZettle Reader is a simple, affordable and totally mobile card machine for small business.

Getting set up to take your first card payment

Getting set up is straightforward and only takes a few minutes. Just download the free iZettle app and follow a few easy steps to pair it with your smartphone or tablet using Bluetooth. No training needed. No banks with which to negotiate. It’s simply the easiest way to start accepting card and contactless payments faster than ever before.

The iZettle Reader

  • Seamlessly connects to our free point-of-sale app so you can easily manage your sales.
  • Accepts chip, swipe and contactless payments as well as Apple Pay and Android Pay.
  • Pairs via Bluetooth to your smartphone or tablet.
  • Has a 24-hour battery life and charges via USB cable or dock.
  • Prints receipts or sends them digitally via email and text message.

Pricing

Card payment transaction fee: 1.75%.

Sign up now and purchase your iZettle Reader for only £29.

Thanks to iZettle, we can take hassle-free payments anywhere. iZettle gives us an advantage over fellow traders and helps increase sales since sometimes customers don't have any cash on them. It’s awesome to be able to accept both credit cards and contactless payments!

- Sweet and Savories in London, UK