At BBC Website Design we prefer Authorize.net for online website credit card processing for these reasons
- Stability and Reliability - The Authorize.Net platform rivals those of the largest e-commerce, trading, and portal Web sites. Our system handles millions of transactions every month, and is continuously monitored for performance.
- Easy Integration - Connecting to the Authorize.Net Payment Gateway is simple. Several integration methods provide multiple levels of customization. As an alternative integration solution, Authorize.Net supports over 81 certified shopping carts.
- Industry-Leading Security - Your customers can be confident that their data is secure. Authorize.Net protects sensitive customer information using the highest levels of encryption and security protocols available in the industry.
- Free Customer Support - Authorize.Net provides live technical and account support to merchants seven days a week, as well as access to online documentation and user guides.
BBC in partnership with Authorize.Net is now able to offer you a secure and affordable solution for processing your payments over the internet.
An Authorize.Net Payment Gateway account provides you with a secure bridge between your e-commerce Web site and the credit card processing networks. Each Authorize.Net Payment Gateway account includes: several flexible options for connecting your Web site to the payment gateway, online access to transaction information and account settings via the Merchant Interface, a Virtual Terminal and Batch Upload capabilities also via the Merchant Interface, FREE Customer Support, and more! For more information, see the Authorize.Net Web site at www.authorize.net. In addition, Authorize.Net takes seriously and prides itself on its continual efforts to maintain compliance with the payments industry’s highest security standards and programs. With Authorize.Net, your customers can rest easy that their payment information is safe.
In addition to the Authorize.Net Payment Gateway account you will need to have a merchant account. A merchant account is a type of bank account that allows a business to accept Internet credit card payments. Authorize.Net can help you obtain a merchant account with one of their preferred merchant account partners.
To start accepting credit cards, complete the Payment Gateway & Optional Merchant Account Application. If you have questions on the application feel free to call us at 1.877.325.1109 or call Authorize.Net directly at (866) 437-0476.