Setting Up to Take Online Payments
In addition to setting up an internet merchant account, there are other steps you need to take in order to processes credit cards online. One of these steps is setting up an online payment gateway.
“A payment gateway is the service that connects your shopping cart with your credit card merchant processor and transmits the payment information that your customers have provided. It usually is offered by your internet credit card payment processing provider. It serves the exact same purpose that a physical terminal does, and it performs the same range of functions. Payment gateway can also be provided by third parties.”
Read the entire article for the complete steps at the BusinessZone Blog.
The Transaction Group uses AuthorizeNet as its primary internet payment gateway for e-Commerce clients. AuthorizeNet is one of the most widely used payment gateways on the market and provides excellent support.