Point of Sale (POS) Systems

POS systems give your business more control over the sale process.

Clover Monthly Service Plan

With Clover Mini and Flex you’ll get to choose which monthly plan makes the most sense for your business. Since everyone’s different, Clover allows you to select the plan that works best for you. Any merchant who purchases Clover will always have a $10 monthly Transarmor fee in addition to the below service plan costs, and that $10 monthly fee is charged by Dharma. The remaining monthly fees, below, are charged by Clover directly and billed to the bank account on file.

Clover Flex, Friendly For Any Environment

Dharma can outfit you with clover flex so you can ditch your cash register and accept credit/debit payments via the sleek and easy Clover POS. Click through to read more!

Do I need a POS system?

The answer to this question depends on who’s asking. A Point-of-Sale (POS) system can be invaluable to certain types of merchants, and is a “must have” in certain retail/restaurant industries. However, many businesses will have little to no use for a POS, since they aren’t customer-facing or they don’t have fast-moving inventory levels. Every business has different needs, so it’s hard to make blanket statements about what you’ll want to invest in.

What makes a POS different from a credit card terminal?

What makes a POS different from a credit card terminal? Fundamentally, a POS system has several advanced features that credit card terminals don’t have. A credit card terminal is designed with one basic premise – to process credit cards. Some terminals can also connect to a check reader or can process gift cards, but the …

What POS systems does Dharma recommend?

We get asked this question often. We’ve worked with many different POS providers out there, and for a long time, Dharma hesitated to promote a specific POS due to the fact that we never felt truly confident in any one specific product. That all changed when we learned about Clover POS. Clover’s low fees, amazing customer support, …

Can Dharma integrate with my POS?

If you’re already using a POS (Point-of-Sale) system, then chances are that we can integrate with it. Most POS systems are designed to be “processor agnostic” – meaning that you can use your POS system with any merchant service provider you choose. What that also means is that most POS providers will allow you to …

What is EMV (Euro-Mastercard-Visa), or chip card acceptance?

EMV, otherwise known as Chip Cards, are the new payment technology adopted by the card associations. You’ll also hear it called “Chip and Pin” or “Chip and Signature” – but not matter the moniker, it’s important that all in-person merchants accept EMV transactions.

My POS provider is charging a fee to change providers, does Dharma pay for that?

It’s unfortunate, but some POS providers will require merchants to pay to switch their merchant service provider. This is one of the many practices Dharma doesn’t engage in. Although it’s becoming less common in our industry, we often hear stories of POS providers attempting to charge “change over” or “merchant switch” fees. Dharma feels that these …