Mobile payments startup Square lands Sir Richard Branson as an investor when the Brit kicks in...

|By:, SA News Editor

Mobile payments startup Square lands Sir Richard Branson as an investor when the Brit kicks in (SEC filing) $3M to the company that is now reported to be valued at over $1B. The "disruptive" firm continues to gobble up market share for processing credit cards with one report highlighting that even some Salvation Army bell ringers are using Square's card reader to swipe donations.