There are several things to consider when applying for a retail merchant account. Traditionally retail account is for brick-and-mortar businesses. The most important factor is making sure that 70% or more of your transactions are face-to-face and swiped through a terminal. While there are many terminal options, signing up for a retail account when you are processing a lot of keyed accounts can be very costly.There are many options when it comes to choosing the right terminal for your business. There are terminals that allow you to connect using a traditional telephone line or a high-speed Internet connection. You can also add either an internal pin pad or an external pin pad to your terminal to allow your customers to pay using their debit cards.
Perhaps you already have a computer in place in your store. In this case let our experts help you choose the proper payment software and by adding a card reader that easily connects to an existing USB port, we can turn your computer into a credit card terminal.
Do you need greater control over inventory, staff hours and sales? Let our staff at ECI guide you through purchasing a Point-of-Sale system for your business.. Whether you are opening a retail store, a restaurant, or a supermarket, we have a POS system that will suit your needs. You’ll be able to offer faster check out times, have greater control over your inventory and costs, and your employees will have more time to focus on the customer.
Every retail account gives you the option of auto settlement, offers fraud protection and every terminal we sell meets the PCI compliance standards. Our experts stay informed on the latest technology, so rest assured that we can make setting up your retail account a pleasant experience.
With approvals in less than 24 hours in most cases, we can have your business ready to accept credit cards in as little as 2 days.