Accept Retail Payments

Use our Virtual Point of Sale (VPOS) solution to accept swiped card payments at retail locations with minimal expense or technical expertise. Or choose from dozens of pre-integrated, third party POS systems.

Accept Retail Payments

You need both a payment gateway and a merchant account to accept retail payments.

Payment Gateway Account

A card present Authorize.Net Payment Gateway account provides a reliable and secure connection between your point-of-sale system and the payment networks.

  • Accept a variety of payment methods

  • Safe and secure (PCI-DSS compliant)

  • Industry-leading reputation since 1996

  • Free, award-winning customer support

Merchant Account

A card present merchant account is a type of bank account that allows retail businesses to accept swiped credit card payments. Use your existing merchant account or, to find a merchant account provider, please see our Preferred Reseller Directory.

  • Automatic deposit of funds into your bank account

  • Funds received in as few as 1-2 days*

* Depending on your merchant account provider
  • Bank represents your interests in transaction disputes

  • FDIC insured

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