Manage every payment with our feature-rich payment gateway

Payments Gateway is a flexible, secure and reliable payment processing platform for handling all of your organization's payment processing needs. Online or offline, credit card, debit card or electronic check - whatever the scenario, Payments Gateway has you covered.

Maximum Security

All payments are protected within our secure processing environment which features industry best practices and compliance with the most stringent PCI security requirements. In addition to superior data security, each of our processing environments are hosted within physically secure tier 1 data centers with 24/7 video surveillance and on-presence armed security.

Maximum Reliability

Our geographically diverse and fully redundant data centers are engineered from the ground up to provide the highest level of reliability to all of our customers. This infrastructure along with our experience, technology and commitment to excellence is your best protection from outages - resulting in smooth and reliable service for all of your payment operations.

Maximum Performance

When it comes to payments, the old adage "time is money" couldn't be more true. That's why we've designed our systems and built the infrastructure to provide you with industry best authorization times. And as we continue to grow, you have our commitment to expand our capabilities assuring that your payments will continue to flow quickly and reliably.

Maximum Flexibility

Not all businesses work the same way or have the same needs. To address this, we've built Payments Gateway in a manner which allows you to pick and configure the features, services and options that you need and eliminate the functionality that you don't. As a result, your organization is enabled with a tailored payment solution, perfectly matched to your needs today and tomorrow.

Payments Gateway Pricing

Your Merchant Account + our Payments Gateway is the perfect combination

Accept all major card brands

Enjoy the benefits of accepting Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover, Diner's Club and JCB.

Electronic Check acceptance

Support for check conversion, checks by phone and all other popular entry classes.

Lightning fast authorizations

Process payments quickly and reliably, resulting a positive payment experience for your customers and greater productivity from your employees.

Payment tokenization

Keep your customer's payment information secure and eliminate the risk, liability and costs of storing the information yourself. All payment information is protected using industry best practices and systems audited for compliance with the most stringent data security standards.

Recurring transaction engine

Automate your subscription, membership and other recurring payment transactions with the powerful and flexible recurring transaction engine within Forte's Virtual Terminal.

Full Stack APIs

Realize the full potential of electronic payments by integrating your payment and accounting processes. Our modern and robust APIs provide complete access and insight to the process, allowing full automation from origination to settlement.

Cloud Reporting

Keep real-time tabs on how your business is operating using our online and real-time reporting capabilities. Whether you have a single location or multiple locations, a single sign-in is all you need.

Virtual Terminal

Each Merchant Account comes with our cloud-based Virtual Terminal solution which can be used to enter and manage a single or recurring set of payment transactions.

E2EE/P2PE Encryption

Increase protection for your customer's cardholder data while simultaneously reducing your PCI compliance burdens. With Forte's point-to-point encryption solutions, you can have the best of both worlds.

Single connection to access all major CC processors

Gain access to the full spectrum of payment solutions and providers with a single connection to Forte. With our Payments Gateway solution, you'll enjoy a single standard reporting platform, virtual terminal and integration API for the top processors including: First Data, Global Payments, Vantiv, Elavon and TSYS.

Notifications and Alerts

Send out customized reminders, receipts and other notifications automatically. Keep tabs on returned or declined transactions and other events with real-time alerts.

Secure Payment Forms

Each gateway account includes our secure payment forms solution which allows you to capture and process payment information without the risk, liability and compliance burdens of performing these functions yourself.

Payments Gateway Solutions

Get the most from your Gateway Account

Payment Tokenization
E2EE
Checkout
Virtual Terminal
  • Payment Tokenization

    Keep your customer's payment information secure and eliminate the risk, liability and costs of storing the information yourself. All payment information is protected using industry best practices and systems audited for compliance with the most stringent data security standards.

  • E2EE/P2PE

    Increase protection for your customer's cardholder data while simultaneously reducing your PCI compliance burdens. With Forte's point-to-point encryption solutions, you can have the best of both worlds.

  • Secure checkout

    Enable payment acceptance on your website quickly and securely using our secure checkout solution. Checkout is perfect choice for a variety of payment acceptance needs including ecommerce, donations, memberships, subscriptions and bill payment to name just a few.

  • Virtual Terminal

    Turn your computer into a powerful payment terminal, perfect for processing payments in person or over the phone. Whether you need to process a single payment, a series of recurring payments, or even perform a refund, our powerful and versatile Virtual Terminal solution has you covered.

  • Payment Tokenization

    Keep your customer's payment information secure and eliminate the risk, liability and costs of storing the information yourself. All payment information is protected using industry best practices and systems audited for compliance with the most stringent data security standards.

  • E2EE/P2PE

    Increase protection for your customer's cardholder data while simultaneously reducing your PCI compliance burdens. With Forte's point-to-point encryption solutions, you can have the best of both worlds.

  • eCommerce

    Enable payment acceptance on your website quickly and securely using our secure checkout solution. Checkout is perfect choice for a variety of payment acceptance needs including ecommerce, donations, memberships, subscriptions and bill payment to name just a few.

  • Virtual Terminal

    Turn your computer into a powerful payment terminal, perfect for processing payments in person or over the phone. Whether you need to process a single payment, a series of recurring payments, or even perform a refund, our powerful and versatile Virtual Terminal solution has you covered.

Credit card merchant account

In today's mostly cashless society, many people opt to charge purchases. If you aren't accepting credit cards, you're missing out on huge potential. Plus, customers are more likely to expand their buying when they're charging as opposed to paying cash. Take charge of your business by letting people charge theirs.

eCheck

For those who aren't fans of cash or plastic, there is another option - you can accept eChecks. It's convenient and safe for them and quick, easy and cost effective for you. Expand your market by enabling your customers with more ways to pay - your flexible options will keep them coming back. Learn more about all of the benefits of eChecks acceptance for your business.

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