A payment terminal is what is generally known as a 'chip-and-PIN machine', or simply as a 'card reader'. They are devices that can be found in many businesses next to the checkout to allow customers to pay by card. It makes it easier for your customers to pay and it makes it easier for you as a business owner to manage the payments you receive.
Get paid fast
Receive payments securely and quickly, and no fussing with cash and change.
A clear overview of your income
You've clear insight into the income generated via your payment terminal.
Fixed or portable, you choose
Various types of payment terminal are available to suit every situation.
What is a payment terminal?
The benefits of a payment terminal
- Smartphones and different types of card can be used to make payment to you
- Secure and quick payment is guaranteed
- You get a clear overview of what has been paid using your terminal
- No more hassle with change and small coins
- Your customers always have enough money on them
Compare payment terminals
|Yomani||Yoximo||KBC Pay Me|
|Type of payment terminal||Fixed countertop payment terminal||Portable terminal||App (on tablet or smartphone) + card reader|
|Connection||Cable or Wi-Fi Internet||W-Fi or mobile Internet||W-Fi or mobile Internet|
|Only Maestro, Visa, Mastercard and Vpay|
|Buy it for||599 euros||599 euros||99 euros|
|After-sales technical support||
First year free of charge
First year free of charge
|5 euros/month via website,
20 euros/month via call centre
|Rental option||Basic package: terminal with printer (25.64 euros/month)
Advanced package: terminal with merchant module and printer (46.23 euros/month*)
|Basic package: terminal with printer and standard charger (35.94 euros/month)
Advanced package: terminal with printer and charging dock cradle (46.23 euros/month*)
|Learn more||Learn more||Learn more|
Basic price excluding VAT and Worldline operating charges
*Full call-centre service plus rapid on-site support included
Payment cards and how they work
- Bancontact is a Belgian payment system. All Belgian bank cards are equipped with this facility. Foreign bank cards don't have Bancontact and it isn't accepted in other countries.
- Maestro lets you pay by debit card in Belgium and the rest of the world. All Belgian debit cards have this service, which is provided by Mastercard.
- Mastercard and Visa enable you to make payments with your credit card in Belgium and throughout the world. These payment systems are only linked to credit cards (not to standard debit cards). Most credit cards issued in Belgium are issued as Mastercard or Visa cards, which are the most common credit cards in Belgium and worldwide.