Q&A: How Heartland’s Mobile Pay Works

Tuesday, September 01, 2020

In the wake of COVID-19, there is a change on the rise. Small businesses and consumers alike are taking extra precautions at the checkout and you’ve likely had to respond with sanitation stations, building screens, or simply asking all customers to pay by card. In addition, people across the country are looking for safer, faster checkout options that require less physical contact and less in-house payment processing, which business owners are addressing by welcoming quick, mobile payments, EMV and contactless payment solutions as a way to safeguard their business’ health in these supernormal times. 

In fact, when you think about safety in terms of credit card processing, the mobile EMV and contactless options, are among the safest in terms of health and security. These two payment options allow you to do business from anywhere. You’ll probably have questions about this mobile payment processing platform, so. we reached out to Heartland Territory Manager, Chris Patrick to answer the most asked questions about this mobile pay. 


Mobile Pay & Q&A with Heartland's Chris Patrick

What are mobile payments and how do they work?

Mobile payments allow you to take your business anywhere by accepting payments through an app or a card reader attachment that connects to your mobile devices. Similar to standalone POS terminals, mobile pay processes on a secure platform. Contactless makes it even easier as you do not have to insert the credit card to process the transactions, it’s a simple tap of the card to process your payments. Invoicing allows for a quick, from the driveway billing solution for service providers of all kinds. 

How easy is it to implement mobile pay?

It’s as simple as downloading an application to your phone! Once you’ve downloaded and set up your account, you can start sending invoices in no time. The typical time it takes is about 10-15 minutes and you can do it from your driveway!

How safe are mobile transactions via mobile pay?

EMV, invoicing and contactless processing are among the safest ways to process payments thanks to built-in security features and minimal physical touch. 

No matter what industry you’re in, contactless and mobile pay EMV solutions allow for easy, safe solutions that allow you to pivot the way you’re doing business from anywhere. Just like your day-to-day, credit card processing has drastically changed in the last 5 months and we can expect more and more businesses to adapt to a mobile payment solution in some shape or form. 

Learn more about Heartland’s Mobile Pay - our mobile credit card processing and mobile card reader attachment product suite to help you safely accept mobile payments from anywhere.

Heartland is the point of sale, payments and payroll solution of choice for nearly 1,000,000 businesses on a mission to sell more, keep customers coming back and have more time to focus on building a remarkable business. Learn more at heartland.us