Get Started with Mobile Pay and Start Accepting Payments On the Go


Grow Your Business

Convenient. Simple. Secure.

Mobile Pay turns your Android or iOS device into a payment terminal and merchant business tool with a single point of sale app. 

  • Process cash, magstripe or chip card (EMV) transactions
  • Accept tips, email customer receipts, track inventory and more
  • Avoid costly chargebacks by accepting chip cards
  • Manage your business and create detailed reporting with the companion web portal

Mobile Pay Pricing

Mobile Card Reader: $59


Visa, Mastercard, Discover

  • 2.75% per swipe or dip
  • 3.5%+10¢ per manually keyed transaction

American Express

  • 2.95% per swipe or dip
  • 3.7%+10¢ per manually keyed transaction

How to Get Started

Charge the reader using the enclosed charging cable. You can connect the reader and charging cable to a USB port. A full charge will be obtained in approximately 2 hours
  • Step 1 Set Up a Global Payments Merchant Account

    To apply for a Global Payments merchant account, visit the Online Application. You will need your bank account and routing number to complete the application. Upon approval, you will receive a welcome email with a 5 digit activation code.

    When you accept a card payment from a customer, you’re responsible for the safety and security of their card details. You have to know that everything’s being done right as you’ll have to demonstrate compliance to several strict criteria.

  • Step 2 Download and Install the Mobile Pay App

    Download the app from the link included in your welcome email or using the following links. For Android™ smartphones and tablets, download the app at For Apple® smartphones and tablets, download the app at You may also search for ‘Mobile Pay by Global Payments’ in the App Store® or Google Play™ and download the app.

  • Step 3 Activate Account

    Open the Mobile Pay app and click ‘Activate Account.’ Here you will enter the 5 digit activation code you received via email and complete the activation process.

  • Step 4 Plug in the Reader

    Plug the reader into the audio jack of your smartphone or tablet. You may need to remove the protective case from your phone or tablet if it prevents reader from being properly plugged into the audio jack.  If the reader moves while swiping or inserting credit cards, use the enclosed stabilizer.  To use the stabilizer:

    1. Remove the existing small rubber pad from the bottom of the reader.
    2. Remove the tape coverings on the larger stabilizer.
    3. Line up the holes on the reader with the rubber knobs on the bottom of the stabilizer.
    4. Press down firmly on the stabilizer.

    Note: You may need to maximize the media volume or other audio settings on your phone to make the card reader work properly. 

  • Step 5 Accept Payments

    Swipe or insert the card when prompted by the Mobile Pay app.


    ** Leave the card in reader until the payment application prompts you to remove the card.


For Questions Regarding

  • Merchant Application Status
  • Technical Assistance
  • Billing Questions
  • General Customer Service
Please contact us at 866.716.0521 or
Operating hours: 9:00am – 6:00pm EST (Mon-Fri)