Strategic Merchant Solutions can easily help you with Mail Order Credit Card Processing and Phone Order Credit Card Processing. Card-not-present transactions in which you never take physical possession of your customer's credit card require a special merchant account. Most credit card companies use special criteria to assess risk and have a different fee structure for these types of accounts. Strategic Merchant Solutions will provide you with software that you install on any PC with an Internet connection. You can also manually enter credit card numbers through a credit card terminal.
It is quite simple to accept credit cards via the telephone. It takes your business to higher levels without being difficult or expensive.
You will first need to open a merchant account, which strategic merchant solutions will help you with, that will create a link between your business and customers' credit payments be a bank processing system that will ensure timely receipts and secure transactions. This can be handled in many different ways. For example, a POS terminal credit card processing unit sitting on a cashier's counter, a virtual terminal website credit card processor, a wireless unit or PC based software or simply tour telephone or cell phone credit card processing program.
Depending upon your specific needs we will place you on a program that we believe is the best for your product or service. That way you can be sure that you will receive the best service and support possible.
To increase your comfort level in shipping products to your customers we will provide you with address verification service (AVS). This will perform an address where verification that is required by both MasterCard and Visa for mail order, phone and Internet merchants. The AVS is simple to perform and only requires a few seconds to finish each sale. Our programs also allow you to check the CVV2 code that is an extra security measure to protect you, the merchant. This code is the 3-digit code on the back of most credit cards or the 4-digit code printed on the front of American Express cards. This allows for an extra level of protection that will alert you to possible customer fraud because the only way that a customer would know these numbers is by having the card in their possession.
You can call our sales group toll free at 888.614.6300 for more information Mail Order Credit Card Processing and Phone Order Credit Card Processing.