Managing payment processing and all its ancillary activities can be extremely time consuming. If you’re only using paper statements, you can never be sure you’re getting a comprehensive picture. Back-office tasks such as creating reports, balancing daily activity at the terminal level for every location and tracking fraudulent activity, can be completed manually–but at high costs.
Visa operates the world’s largest retail electronic payments network and is one of the most recognized global financial services brands. Whether you are an established business or just starting out, accepting Visa cards will help increase your sales and improve customer satisfaction. Visa’s multiple layers of security helps protect your business and your customers from fraud, online, over the telephone, and at the point-of-sale.
MasterCard® International is committed to helping you achieve more sales transactions, customer loyalty and increased profits, through innovative payment solutions, targeted promotions, and special marketing programs. Twelve of the 14 newest Canadian issuers chose to issue MasterCard making them the Canadian leader offering more than 600 co-brand and affinity programs.
JCB has become more than a conventional payment card by delivering the most convenient, efficient, and reliable payment products in tandem with providing the highest quality services to their valued customers around the world. About 60.2 million card members worldwide now hold JCB® cards, which are accepted at approximately 12.76 million associated merchants in 190 countries/territories, and supported by close ties with more than 350 financial institutions around the world.
American Express is the world’s largest card issuer, the premium network for high-spending card members, a processor of millions of transactions daily, and a partner that provides business-building services to a worldwide merchant base.
Accepting American Express® cards lets you welcome loyal card members. Some facts, more than 3.4 million Canadians carry an American Express card and actively seek establishments where they can use their cards. 61% of American Express Business Card members say the use of their American Express SBS or Corporate Card for business expenses is required by their company, and 84.7 million American Express Card members from around the world use their cards wherever they travel.
With strong corporate partnerships and unsurpassed Card member loyalty, Discover draws customers from around the globe right to your business. Discover is now the parent company for Diners Club International® , a brand that’s already well established among affluent Canadian consumers. Discover is also one of the largest issuers in the United States. And their reciprocal acceptance agreements help companies find new sources of revenue in the sizeable Asian tourism market.
Diners Club International®
- Diners Club International® is now a part of Discover – so if you accept Diners Club International cards, you can accept Discover as well.
- Diners Club International operates in 185 countries and territories around the globe, with millions of card members in Canada and worldwide.
- Over 90% of Diners Club International cards now authorize on the Discover network
Access a growing market in China UnionPay®
Discover has a reciprocal acceptance agreement with China UnionPay, the only card network in mainland China
This agreement allows merchants like you to serve Chinese travelers, the fastest growing segment of the tourism market.
China UnionPay® cards are issued by every major Chinese bank, with over a billion credit and debit cards issued to date.
In addition to our relationship with China UnionPay, Discover has a reciprocal acceptance agreement with BCCard, the largest card issuer in China and Korea.
Today, Canadians coast to coast associate the Interac® brand with leading electronic payment services that are trusted, secure and reliable. You also join thousands of other merchants who are providing a safe and secure electronic payment system for debit cardholders.
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