Retail businesses

Accepting payments – retail

Reliable card readers for retail businesses

Take payments with us and we’ll cover half your card reader rental fees.* T&Cs apply. Offer ends 30 April 2024

Call 0800 158 5149 | Monday to Friday, 9am – 6pm

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*50% off card reader rental or gateway fees until 31 December 2024 on selected products only. Apply by 30 April 2024. The approval of your application depends on financial circumstances and borrowing history. T&Cs apply.
Settlement terms may vary. To receive next-day settlement, transactions need to be taken before 7pm.

Have more time for the things you love

Take payments and more with 50% off rental fees

When your card reader keeps you connected, gets you paid quickly, and comes with extras like business software to help you manage your stock, you can focus on what really matters – your business.

We’ll even cover half your card reader rental fees for all of 2024* so you’ve got more to invest back into your business. And as we like to say around here, what’s good for your business is good for everyone.

Simply apply by 30 April 2024. T&Cs apply. Want to take payments online? We’ll cover half your gateway management fees for the year too.*

Make smarter business decisions

Our Smartpay card readers come with tools to simplify your day-to-day and help you spot new opportunities.

Sell in-store or online

Set up shop wherever you like and accept a variety of payment methods.

Get paid quickly

All the money you make from card payments could be in your account as soon as the next working day.

Extras to run your business

Get a free accountancy software plan and detailed reports to help you keep track of your numbers.Δ

The payment part is just the start

Take payments in person

The reliable all-rounder

Stay connected all day long and accept a variety of payment methods with our reliable all-rounder, Barclaycard Flex.

All-in-one POS solution

Maximise sales and minimise waste with Smartpay Touch, built with stock management software to keep you on top of your inventory.

Our pocket-sized tool

Never miss a sale when you’re on the move. Our Smartpay Anywhere solution gives you all you need to take cards, track sales and tackle admin.

Take payments online, by phone and by post

Take online payments

Whether you’re expanding your in-store offering or just starting out, see how we can help you take payments online.

Mail and phone payments

Accept a variety of payment methods by post or over the phone and deliver straight to your customers’ door.

Break free from your current contract

Break free from your current contract

We could cover up to £3,000 of your exit fees if you switch to us. And we won’t charge you for leaving if you need to in the future.

Call 0808 189 3804, between Monday and Friday from 9am – 6pm or request a call-back.

(Not available on Smartpay Anywhere. T&Cs apply.)

Talk to us about your retail business

If you’re not sure what the best way is to take payments for your business, give us a call on 0800 158 5149. Our lines are open Monday to Friday, 9am – 6pm.

We’ll listen to your needs and where you see your business in the future, and recommend the most suitable solution.

Prefer us to call? No problem. Request a call-back at a time that works for you.

Talk to us about your retail business

Where to head next

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ΔFree FreshBooks Plus plan available for selected Barclaycard customer only. FreshBooks reserves the right to terminate free accounts that don’t belong to an existing Barclaycard customer. The partners may receive a revenue share from each other on approved applications.