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Add In-Person Payments into Your App with CardFlight and Stripe

Today, CardFlight is announcing the launch of our private beta, allowing developers to easily integrate card-present payments into their own mobile applications. CardFlight offers an encrypted magnetic stripe reader and a simple SDK/API so that developers can safely and securely accept card present payments in their apps, with support for their existing merchant account.  CardFlight […]

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CardFlight @ FinTechHack

This year’s FinTechHack was a great success. Well over 200 developers got together to develop innovative financial projects using the platforms from some of the leading financial technological partners. They spent 24 hours hacking, and demoed what they had built in front of a crowd of over 300 members of the NYC fintech startup community. CardFlight was […]

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Card Readers are Taking Over the Mobile Payments Market

BI Intelligence examined the specific reasons why card readers will beat out Near-field Communications (NFC). Small businesses are jumping at the opportunity to create a personalized payment experience for consumers by attaching card readers to their mobile devices. Here are our reasons why mobile card readers have the lead in the market: Consumer Behavior: 80% of […]

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How to Choose a Payment Processor

CardFlight is processor agnostic, meaning we integrate with most major credit card processors.  But, we still want to make sure are able to find the right processor for your business. Here are things to consider when choosing your payment processor: 1. Ease of Setup: It’s important to ask these questions of your payment processor: How […]

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What is CardFlight? Why did we Start it?

We’re so excited to announce CardFlight, the easiest way to integrate mobile payments into your application. CardFlight connects mobile developers with payment processors, using a ridiculously simple SDK with included hardware, clear documentation and great support. Why we started CardFlight: There are a lot of POS/dongle solutions that are closed platforms targeted at micro-merchants, but […]

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