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    Point-of-Sale [PoS]

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    The stage at which a merchant takes the customer’s payment information during a transaction at a physical location. In the FinTech era, startups have improved the speed, security and efficiency of this process. Point-of-sale loans – where merchants can offer customers the option of taking a loan during this stage of payment – have become popular recently.

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