An FDIS Merchant Account Offers These Advantages:
- Ability to collect payment by credit or debit cards online, in person or over the phone
- Funds are automatically deposited into your bank account electronically
- No paperwork
- No equipment to buy
- FREE American Express setup*
- Sales automatically emailed to you
- FREE technical support
- FREE online sales tracking and reports
Do I need to be incorporated to open a merchant account?
No, all we need to get you set up is a bank account and social security number.
What credit cards can I accept?
Once approved, you can accept Visa®, MasterCard®, American Express® and Discover®Network.
How soon can I start accepting credit cards?
Our online application will only take 10 minutes to complete. Most of our merchants start accepting credit cards in 24-48 hours.
What about technical support?
You will be provided with a toll-free number to handle any problems or questions. Technical support is FREE.
What is the discount rate?
The discount rate is the percentage of each transaction that the processing company charges to handle the transaction for you.
What is a Virtual Terminal and what does it do for me?
A web-based program that enables you to authorize, process and manage credit card transactions from any computer that has an Internet connection and a Web browser.
How long does it take for the money from my sales to get to my bank account?
The money will be ACH'ed within 24 hours. Availability within 48 hours.