Benefits of Accepting Credit Cards

 In Payment Card Industry News

Accepting credit cards is essential if you want your business to be successful. These are the top four benefits you can expect when you start accepting credit cards.


Finances can be difficult and overwhelming, especially for small business owners. One of the biggest reasons business owners start accepting credit cards is for convenience. Tracking sales, calculating tax, and running to the bank are tasks that take up precious time. You can eliminate those tasks by utilizing a point-of-sale system. In addition, your POS system will track everything for you making taxes and reporting easier.

Build Credibility

Put yourself in the shoes of a potential customer. Would you feel more comfortable purchasing something from a business that only accepts cash or multiple payment options? That’s what we thought. Accepting cash is not a bad thing, but when you accept multiple payment options you increase your business’s credibility. Customers will automatically feel more comfortable doing business with you when they feel they can trust you. A point-of-sale system can help you create that sense of trust.

Online Ordering

An excellent source of revenue for businesses, especially restaurants, comes from online ordering. If your product can be purchased online,  you need to provide customers the ability to do so. You can make that possible by implementing online ordering! Over 90 percent of online purchases are made using credit cards. Accepting credit cards makes online ordering possible, therefore providing customers more opportunities to buy from your business! ‘

Covid-19 Safe

Over the last year, we have seen big changes in the credit card processing industry because of Covid-19. Cash is becoming less popular because it’s not as sanitary as cards. Credit cards can be wiped down, whereas cash cannot. This makes paying with credit cards a safer exchange for both employees and customers.

To learn more about the benefits of accepting credit cards, visit Motus Financial. At Motus, we offer various processing solutions including POS systems, contactless payments options, online ordering, and more. We can help you find the best processing solution for your business so you can start accepting credit cards today!


Motus Financial, located in Sun Prairie, provides Point-of-Sale (POS) technology solutions and credit card processing services. Locally-owned and operated Motus Financial offers a complete suite of online payment options, POS technologies, and mobile payment solutions to assist merchants in processing payment from credit cards, debit cards, and checks.  Motus Financial can also provide a customized gift card program for your business.

For more information, please contact us at 608-819-8666 or check out our website at and we look forward to assisting you.