To get the proper results from your merchant account, you need to evaluate the services being offered by your merchant account for a better output. Online profits are determined by the way you accept your online payments so while selecting a merchant account services provider; you need to get enough information. Most of the businesses paralyze their profit margin by carelessly evaluating these services and making a hasty business decision. Choose a wrong merchant account and you are doubtlessly derailing your online business. By following the five tips listed below, you'll know what to ask - and what to avoid - the next time around.
In no particular order they are:
Avoid "early termination fees"
Get a complete breakdown of ALL rates and fees
Ask about rate guarantees - and get them in writing
Ask for references/testimonials
Check for no-strings-attached equipment deals (for retail) or free set up (online).
And be sure you speak with more than one provider. That way you can compare more than one offer to choose the best one that's right for you.
Electronic Transfer, Inc. is a Registered ISO/MSP of Westamerica Bank, Santa Rosa, CA.
Electronic Transfer, Inc. offers merchant accounts and credit card processing to accept Credit Cards. ETI has helped merchants with their Credit Card Processing since 1989 - This web page is about Merchant Accounts, Hypercom, Credit Card Processing, Virtual Terminals, Card-Swipe Terminals, VeriFone, Website Payment Processing, Secure Gateway, Wireless Credit Card Terminals and iPhone Credit Card Systems.