Groupon adds credit card terminals to payments suite, partners with Verifone

Groupon (GRPN) announced the addition of credit card terminals to the company’s existing payments suite for local businesses. Local businesses have three options to implement Groupon’s payments service on a credit card terminal: configure an existing Verifone (PAY) and Ingenico device; purchase a Verifone vx520 from Groupon for $150 with no monthly contract or fees; or rent a Verifone vx520 to own for $15 per month for 12 months.