It’s crucial to the success of your business that you accept a variety of payment types. A Sage merchant account can help you process secure credit and debit card transactions with ease.
A merchant account is a special type of business bank account used for accepting non-cash payments. When a customer makes a purchase, your merchant account provider holds the funds before releasing them to your business bank account. If there are any refunds or reversals associated with a transaction, these will be deducted from your merchant account before the balance is transferred.
As the world becomes increasingly cashless, offering your customers an alternative to cash or cheque is essential. The benefits of setting up a merchant account include:
As a payments partner to businesses of all types and sizes, we understand the importance of keeping funds flowing. With our merchant account services, you can enjoy:
To set-up your merchant account, you'll need to complete an application. To save time, have the following business information ready:
Once we've received your application we’ll be in touch with more information, including a unique merchant ID number for your account.