Transform your workstation, tablet or smartphone into a fast and convenient point-of-sale that automatically tracks your inventory, transaction history, sales trends, and customer information. And of course, better payments are built-in.
Run Your Business, Grow Your Business.
Get to Know Your Customers
Automatically track your customer's purchase history, keep payment information on file for your regulars, and send digital receipts to minimize paper waste.Explore the Helcim Customer Manager
Track Your Inventory
Organize your product catalog however you want, add variants, upload images, and track your inventory across your locations. Inventory information syncs across all aspects of your account.Explore Helcim Product Catalog
Better Reports for Better Decisions
Log in to your Helcim account from anywhere to get valuable insights into your sales trends, best-selling items, and more.
Manage Your Employees
Create an unlimited number of user accounts for your team and set unique user permissions to control what your employees can see and do.
Everything You Need to Get Paid.
No need to worry about rental agreements or leasing contracts. You get one device for all your payment needs, at one great low price.
Your Helcim Account
- No Contracts or Cancellation Fees
- Interchange Plus Pricing
- Volume Discounts
- Deposits in 1-2 Business Days
- No Extra Fees or PCI Fees
- Unlimited Devices
- All Features Built-In
- Invoicing, Online Store & More
No Monthly Fee
Your Free Helcim Account
The Helcim Card Reader
A Complete Point-of-Sale Experience.
The Helcim Point-of-Sale lets you design your own checkout experience. Fully-integrated with the rest of your Helcim account, you can access all of your product information and serve customers faster.
- Products and services stored in your catalog
- Included as part of your Helcim account
- View invoices from anywhere, on any device
- Inventory tracking
- Built-in credit & debit card payments
- Unlimited invoice creation
- Custom fields, including drop-downs
- Customer manager for quick entry
- Customize design templates and logos
- Discount codes
- Automatic tax calculations
- Automatic email reminders for due invoices
Works Across Devices.
You get to decide how you use the Helcim App and Card Reader, and which device you use them on. You can use the app on a Windows or Mac workstation, or on your tablet or smartphone, and even a combination of devices - all linked to your data through the cloud. Whether you have one location, multiple locations or are on the go - flexible devices plus unlimited users allows you to customize the experience to your liking.
A Desktop Solution for Mac and Windows
Download the Helcim Payments app onto your Mac or Windows workstations to create a traditional point-of-sale experience. The point-of-sale will open in a browser window and give you easy access to your product and inventory information.
Accessible from Apple and Android Tablets
Download the Helcim Payments app and access your Helcim account from a tablet for a versatile point-of-sale experience. You can mount the tablet in a stand for a traditional countertop checkout experience, or bring it with you to pop up events for quick and easy mobile transactions.
Accept Payments Using Your Smartphone
Serve customers from anywhere by turning your smartphone into a point-of-sale. The Helcim Point-of-Sale provides an uncompromised sales experience so you can continue to sell your products no matter where your business takes you.
Integrate the Hardware You Need.
At Helcim, we understand that every business is different. No matter how big or small your business is or where you sell, Helcim lets you set up your ideal checkout experience. Use the versatile Helcim Card Reader, your own devices, and other hardware integrations that all talk to each other effortlessly to create the solution you need.
Lower Rates, No Monthly Fees
- No Contracts
- Volume Discounts
- Deposits in 1-2 Business Days
- No Hidden Fees Whatsoever
Transparency, low rates, smart tools and amazing service! Many merchants have been dragged through the mud by their prior processor, with hidden fees, contracts, and terrible service. We’ve built our reputation on being the opposite. We care about building long-term relationships with our merchants - which means offering you the payment service you’ve been looking for.
Have more questions? Email or give us a call. Our in-house team of Helcim Gurus is here to share their knowledge, answer your questions and point you in the right direction. No commissions, no pressure.
If your business is looking for a better way to accept credit and debit cards online or in-person, then Helcim is the payments company for you. Helcim offers a wide range of payment tools and software solutions to make it faster and easier for you to get paid.
No! We want to help small businesses grow and thrive, so there are no monthly fees. Your Helcim account allows you to process both in-person and online payments with great low processing rates. You also get full access to all of our merchant tools and benefit from our amazing customer service team.
For Visa, Mastercard, Amex and other card-brands, we offer Interchange Plus pricing to give you complete transparency and greater savings. By passing the base cost directly to you and only charging for a single markup, Interchange Plus pricing gives you significant savings. By knowing our cost as well as our markup, we promote a fully transparent partnership which means no surprises on your monthly statement!
To calculate your rates for in-person and online transactions, you can visit our pricing page.
Yes! And there is no need to call and renegotiate rates. Our Interchange Plus margin automatically decreases the more you process, helping you save even more.
You can view our complete volume discounts on our pricing page.
No! You can close your account anytime without any penalty and there are no hidden fees. You never again have to worry about setup fees, termination fees, quarterly fees, PCI & non-compliance fees, customer service fees, or bank deposit fees.
Deposits will appear in your bank account within 2 business days, depending on the time of day that your transactions are settled. Transactions processed over the weekend or bank holidays are initialized for deposit on the following business day. Your daily transactions are batched together, and deposited to your bank account net of processing fees.
The Helcim Shop is built right into your account dashboard, and is accessible immediately after signing up. You can order card readers, stands, printers and more directly from there.
Shipping is free and takes 2-3 business days via FedEx or UPS ground. Any equipment purchases are charged to your bank account on file. We do not currently offer rentals nor payment plans.
No! You can use your existing bank account, provided by your financial institution or credit union. Sole proprietors can use a personal bank account. Incorporated business and partnerships are required to use a business bank account
Law firms and other businesses that require separate trust and operating bank accounts are able to customize the flow of deposits and fees to meet their needs.
You can sign up directly on our website using your computer or mobile phone. There is no need for complicated paperwork nor signatures. The signup form takes as little as 5-minutes, asking you to enter basic information about your business, address and contact information.
Once you create your Helcim account, you can begin using it right away! Get started here.