Accepting major credit cards is a basic element of doing business today. It’s important to know not all merchant processing is the same. At AmericanWest Bank we partner with First Data, a leader in merchant processing to help you succeed with convenient, cost-effective and secure payment processing solutions.
Whether you need solutions for in-person or online transactions, integrated terminals, paycards, gift cards or a loyalty program, we can help with a single-source solution*
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Customer choice, speed, accuracy, data security and competitive rates add up to measurable benefits for your business. You also benefit from:
Solutions for any size business
- Ability to accept virtually every payment option – including electronic check acceptance (American Express®, Discover® Network, Visa®, MasterCard®, JCB® and Diner’s Club International®);
- Proven dependability, with 99.99% uptime;
- Consolidated, next-day funding** for all major credit cards;
- 24/7/365 service and support;
- Enhanced security and regulatory compliance to help keep you compliant with payment network rules and regulations;
- Flexible reporting systems, including paper-based and 24/7 online options;
- Competitive pricing on terminals and processing solutions; and International payment processing.
One size does not fit all. You choose the processing method that works best for you—from all-in-one countertop models to wireless solutions for businesses on the go.
Terminal and Point-of-Sale Solutions
First Data offers the choice, affordability and technology to meet your needs. You get performance, security, reliability and ease of use—plus adaptability when your processing needs change. And terminal features includes:
Internet and Telephone Solutions
- Ultra-fast processors;
- High-speed, built-in printers and Intuitive touch-screen interface;
- IP and dial-up connectivity, with optional Wi-Fi;
- Lease, rental and purchase options.
If you’re doing business over the Internet, by phone or mail-order, or in any card-not-present (CNP) environment, we have you covered. Take advantage of:
- Fully-integrated Web services;
- Credit, debit and check acceptance for online, telephone or mail-order transactions; and
- eCommerce solutions that help turn any PC with Internet access into a point-of-sale terminal.
With First Data, you can also initiate turnkey loyalty solutions including a store-branded gift card program and prepaid debit card program. These value-added programs can help you drive the frequency of customer visits, increase customer loyalty and increase your sales and profits while reducing costs.
If you have questions or want to know more about maximizing value for your business we’re here, ready to assist in many ways:
To learn more about how our convenient, cost-effective, secure payment processing solutions can help grow your business, please contact any AmericanWest Bank branch, send us an email and we'll contact you or, start exploring your options now.
- Meet with a First Data expert in person or over the telephone;
- Ask questions about your account, explore other processing choices, and even get tips to minimize risk and chargebacks; and
- Receive a personal tutorial with the hardware you selected.