Worldpay Online Merchant Account
Worldpay Online Merchant Account: If you want to accept payment for goods or services by credit or debit card on the internet you need an arrangement with a credit acquirer called an Online (or Internet) Merchant Account.
To read more about credit card merchant accounts and acquirers, please see the Info Zone section – How it all works.
WorldPay offers Online Merchant Accounts the quick and easy way, with an acceptance rate of over 90% and a turn-around time of applications in as little as 48 hours.
Many SMEs have applied to traditional financial institutions for an Online Merchant Account only to endure months of delay and finally find themselves refused. With a Business Gateway Online Merchant Account you can start counting in hours and not months.
Even if you have an existing Online Merchant Account with an acquiring bank, you can still use WorldPay and benefit from all other features. The only difference will be to the transaction fees (which would typically be lower), please contact us for a quotation.
Online Merchant Account
Business Gateway is the Worldpay product giving you everything you need to start collecting payments. With everything in one place, it is good value and easy to use.
It includes everything you need to start trading online and includes a Worldpay online merchant account.
This is perfect for small, medium or start-up businesses and especially if you are wanting to accept multi currency payments.
It’s quick and easy to sign up. Your business could be trading online in just 14 days.
What is an Online Merchant Account?
To use any internet payment processing service, you need to have an online merchant account. Even if you already have a merchant account for offline trading, an upgraded online status is required for online trading.
Many banks and institutions will offer online merchant accounts – but prices vary and so does the versatility they offer.
WorldPay online merchant account – the benefits:
- Accept all the major credit and debit cards including Laser cards (Ireland) and ELV (Germany)
- Accept payment in a wide range of currencies
The WorldPay online merchant account offers a range of benefits to online businesses.
The Online Merchant Account is a standard feature of the Business Gateway service from WorldPay.