Stripe Terminal for iOS app

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Accept in-person payments with Stripe Terminal in the Big Cartel app for iOS. Whether it’s at a festival, craft fair or concert, you can effortlessly process those card payments on the go. 🚗💨

Stripe Terminal lets you:

  • Enter credit or debit card details manually
  • Use the Stripe card reader with a swipe or chip
  • Accept Apple Pay payments with a tap

Details

A card reader is super handy but isn’t required to accept credit card payments via Stripe in the app. You can enter them manually! 📱

Setup

👉 To accept payments manually:

  1. Download or launch the Big Cartel app for iOS.
  2. Allow the app to access your location - Stripe needs it to accept payments.
  3. Make sure you’ve connected your Stripe account in the Checkout tab of the Big Cartel app.

That’s it! You’re ready to take this show on the road and choose Stripe Terminal during in-person checkout.

💳 To accept payments with a card reader:

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  1. Log in to your Stripe account and order your card reader by clicking the Terminal link in the left sidebar in your Stripe dashboard.
  2. Connect the Stripe card reader to your Bluetooth-enabled device.
  3. Download or launch the Big Cartel app.
  4. Allow the app to access your location - Stripe needs it to accept payments.
  5. Make sure you’ve connected your Stripe account in the Checkout tab of the Big Cartel app.
  6. Head to the Checkout tab in the app and tap Settings > Add Card Reader.

Success! 🎉 Once your reader is paired, you can accept payments with it during in-person checkout.

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