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Use our payment gateway with your existing merchant account.
Stress-free transport of sensitive payment data
Tokenization hides the original sensitive payment data so you're safe from breach. It also protects cardholder data, reduces risk and helps with PCI compliance.
Our integrated Checkout solution allows customers to make online purchases, and it works seamlessly with our payment gateway. This ensures that every transaction is swift, smooth and secure as sensitive payment data is transmitted forward for processing.
After transactions are entered into the Virtual Terminal for processing and management, our payment gateway sends the payment data securely to all major CC processors.
Only the best. Make the most of our feature-rich gateway.
PCI compliant tier 1 data centers feature 24/7 video surveillance and on-site armed security.
Geographically diverse and fully redundant data centers are designed to withstand outages.
We offer the industry's best authorization times for swift payment processing.
Pick and configure the precise features, services and options that fit your needs.
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Get Virtual Terminal with every Forte account
Instantly transform your computer into a powerful payment terminal
Every Forte account has access to our best features
Each Merchant Account comes with our powerful, cloud-based Virtual Terminal solution
Keep real-time tabs on how your business is operating using our online and real-time reporting capabilities
Lightning fast authorizations
Process payments quickly and reliably
Notifications and alerts
Send out customized reminders, receipts and other notifications automatically
Recurring transaction engine
Put your billing on auto-pilot with our recurring transaction engine
Access all major CC processors
Forte offers a single connection to the top processors, including First Data, Global Payments, Vantiv, Elavon and TSYS
Keep your customer's payment information secure and eliminate the risk, liability and costs of storing the information yourself
Full stack APIs
Realize the full potential of electronic payments by integrating your payment and accounting processes
Accept all major card brands
Enjoy the benefits of accepting Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover, Diner's Club and JCB
Secure payment forms
Capture and process payment information without the risk, liability and compliance burdens of doing it yourself
$14.95 a month + 10¢ per tran
Gateway only services are compatible with most US merchant accounts
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