Internet and Ecommerce Merchant Account Rates and Fees

The following lists our Internet and Ecommerce merchant account rates where transactions will be processed from a website. Usually a shopping cart is used, but not required.



Service Industry Average Argus Merchant
Services
Internet Discount Rate 2.65% 2.27%
Internet Transaction/Batch Fee 35 ¢ 24 ¢
Address Verification Fee 5 – 10 ¢ 0 ¢
Monthly Service/Support/Statement Fee $10 – $15 $9.95
Voice Authorization Fee $1.50 75 ¢
Surcharge (Corporate Card transaction) + 3% + 1.99%
Chargeback / Retrieval FeeNote: only charged if your customer disputes a charge. In practice this rarely happens. $35 $25
ACH Reject FeeNote: only charged if you lack funds in your bank account to cover credit card fees or debits. $30 $15
Annual Fee up to $195 $0
Application Fee $75 – $125 $0
Setup Fee $50 – $150 $0
Programming Fee $50 – $95 $0
Monthly Maintenance Fee $0 – $10 $0
Internet Secure Gateway Setup $99 – $299 $0
GatewayTransaction Fee 10 ¢ 5 ¢
Any Shopping Cart 10 ¢ $0

Note: Rates are effective for accounts setup on or after June, 1st, 2014. Above is a summary only and may not be all inclusive, all fees are listed in the in the merchant application and agreement. Minimums may apply to some accounts. Unlike other providers we do not charge a cancellation fee if you go out of business or you have a service issue we cannot solve.