“Virtual Terminal” Posts

Everything You Need to Know About Virtual Terminals

Everything You Need to Know About Virtual Terminals

If you’re shopping around for a payment processing solution for your business, you may have come across the term “Virtual Terminal.” It sounds fancy enough, but how do you decide whether this web-based Payment Gateway is right for you? What Is a Virtual Terminal? As a business owner, you’re likely familiar with processing customer transactions using a credit card payment terminal. You swipe, enter or key in card details, and the terminal prints a paper receipt so you can record the transaction. It's the old-school, traditional way to process payments. At a surface level, a Virtual Terminal and…

How to Set Up Hosted Checkout With PayJunction

How to Set Up Hosted Checkout With PayJunction

Welcome to PayJunction University, where we teach you how to use PayJunction like a pro. Today’s lesson is on how to set up Hosted Checkout, which enables businesses to securely accept payments through their websites with minimal effort. Hosted Checkout can be used in two ways: by e-commerce businesses selling various products online, or by businesses looking to collect payments on outstanding balances or invoices. Depending on how you use Hosted Checkout, some of the follow steps may not apply. To get started, select “More” from the menu on the left and then click “Hosted Payments” under “Other.” Select…

4 Reasons PCI Password Requirements Are a Best Practice

4 Reasons PCI Password Requirements Are a Best Practice

Our Virtual Terminal offers a number of benefits to your business, but what good is it if you’re not using it right? During your merchant account setup, our stellar support team does everything in its power to ensure that, when you log in for the first time, the Virtual Terminal is configured to fit your business needs. But like parents seeing their child off to college, we can only hope that our preactivation advice resonates with you and that you'll reach out to us when you’re in need. We’ve found that many of our customers, despite having…

How to Store Credit Card Info With PayJunction

How to Store Credit Card Info With PayJunction

Welcome to PJ University, where we teach you how to use PayJunction like a pro. Today’s lesson is how to add customers and their payment methods to your account. This feature is great for businesses that need to keep customers and their credit cards on file. Instead of having a file cabinet full of card info — which is vulnerable to theft and takes up extra space — you can securely store your customer’s info and credit cards in our system, making them easy to access and recharge at any time. Here’s how it works. After logging in, click…

How to Automate Recurring Billing With PayJunction

How to Automate Recurring Billing With PayJunction

Welcome to PJ University, where we teach you how to use PayJunction like a pro. Today’s lesson is how to set up recurring payments. It can be challenging to handle recurring payments efficiently and securely. If you aren’t able to store credit card information in your payment software, you’re likely requesting a signed authorization form and credit card information from your customers regularly. You may also be writing card information down on paper, but this is not PCI compliant. With PayJunction, you can set up payment schedules to bill as often and long as you’d like.…