Frequently Asked Questions

Are there requirements to apply for a merchant account for a Web site?

Last Updated: June 22, 2007 5:44 PM

The following requirements may have to be met to apply for a merchant account:

  • Your Web site must be published to the Internet ("live").
  • Your DBA ("doing business as" or business name) must be on your Web site.
  • You must list your products and prices on your Web site.
  • You must provide your return/refund policy on your Web site.
  • You must provide your shipping methods on your Web site.
  • You must provide your privacy policy on your Web site.
  • You must provide your customer service contact phone number on your Web site.
  • Your shopping cart must be working and secure (but not yet processing orders).