Secure Server

Merchant Warehouse | VIEW PROFILE

A secure server is a web server that supports any of the major security protocols, such as SSL, that encrypt and decrypt messages to protect them against third-party tampering or fraudulent use. Making purchases from a secure web server ensures that a customer’s payment...

Setup Fee

Merchant Warehouse | VIEW PROFILE

A setup fee is a nominal amount charged by a merchant account service provider when a merchant account is established. This fee has normally been charged at the point in the process when a new merchant submits an application, but the charging of such fees is no longer...

Shopping Cart

Merchant Warehouse | VIEW PROFILE

In the world of e-commerce and merchant accounts a “shopping cart” refers to special computer software that helps people make purchases and expedites the ordering process at an online store (e-commerce website). Shopping cart software programs permit Internet consumers to...

SquareUp

Merchant Warehouse | VIEW PROFILE

Compatible with most Android and iOS devices, Square allows merchants and small business owners to collect payments via credit card without traditional payment processing system. The Square device plugs directly into compatible smartphones. Once the device is plugged in, the...

SSL Certificate

Merchant Warehouse | VIEW PROFILE

SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) certificates are files, regularly installed on safe online servers, that recognize a specific website. This type of digital certificate effectively corroborates the authenticity and identity of the business that owns and operates the shopping...

Statement Fee

Merchant Warehouse | VIEW PROFILE

When a business sets up a merchant bank account with a merchant service provider, various fees are required to establish that account. One of these fees is a monthly “statement fee.” This is a fixed fee that is charged monthly and is associated with the statement that is...

Swipe

Merchant Warehouse | VIEW PROFILE

A Swipe refers the passage of a magnetic stripe card through a payment processing terminal to process a transaction. The card is run through the terminal which reads the information off of the card with a magnetic reader. It submits it to a merchant service provider and...

Swipely

Merchant Warehouse | VIEW PROFILE

Originally launched in 2009 as a social network, Swipely is now an online service used to market local businesses and process credit card payments. Businesses that participate have access to customer analytics, direct marketing messaging and promotional material; consumers who...