USA - Step 1 - Payment Processing

Accepting Credit Card Payments

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    Call your Merchant Processor:

    You can either get a new merchant processing account by contacting Martin (his info is below in the Q&A), or call your current provider and tell them you are getting new "Point of Sale" software that uses a payment gateway to connect to your merchant account, called USA E-Pay.

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    Your Merchant Processor Will Want To Know:

    They will want to know what configurations or data set ups USA E-Pay uses:
    You will tell them this list and they will know exactly which one works for them.
    FDMS - FDMS North - TSYS - Paymentech - Global - Planet Payment - Mes - Heartland - RBS WorldPay

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    After The Data Sheet Is Sent To You:

    After they create this setup for you that will either email or fax you a data sheet.
    When you receive it, please email it to us at along with your Client ID, which is a 4 digit number found next to your business name on the front page of RainMaker, after you log in.

Frequently Asked Questions about Merchant Processing?

Q:  Who is my merchant processor?

A:  We don't know.  You should receive a monthly statement that will list your credit card transactions, fees, etc.  And on that report you will find a phone number.  You will also receive a 1099 from them each year that will have the phone number.

Q:  I'm transferring from Championsway, who is my merchant processor?

A:  If you're in the USA your merchant processor is most likely E-Online Data.  Here is the contact info: 1.877.685.6271

Q:  I would like to get started as fast as possible, what merchant processor should I use?

A:  Call Martin at Ignite Payments Commerce Solutions to get your software merchant processing account:

(410) 677-4988.