It is commonly known that High Street banks in the United Kingdom prefer to work with brick and mortar businesses. While these banks are advantageous for storefront owners, the e-commerce industry is booming in the UK and many Internet businesses are in need of speedy and dependable merchant accounts. Although our office resides in the United States, Instabill specializes in providing online merchant accounts and UK credit card processing services to e-commerce companies in England, Scotland, Wales, and Northern Ireland. We also have British employees who speak the Queen’s English!
We understand that your business needs more than a one-size-fits-all account, which is why we cater our online merchant accounts to fit your business’s specific credit card processing needs. Some of the most popular industries Instabill serves in the UK include PPI claims, dating, online retail, travel, forex brokerages, pharmacy, nutraceutical, and adult entertainment. Learn more about the e-commerce industries we serve today.
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Instabill offers e-commerce businesses in the United Kingdom with a wide range of UK credit card processing options. Our payment gateway connects to a wide range of trusted, international acquiring partners, which allows you to process in multiple currencies. The most popular currencies our UK merchants accept through their websites include British pounds, euros, and US dollars. However, our payment gateway supports more than 160 currencies.
Our online merchant accounts enable business owners to process the most popular card brands, including Visa, Visa Electron, MasterCard, Maestro, American Express, Discover, Diners Club, China UnionPay, and JCB International.
The Instabill payment gateway is perfect for e-commerce businesses. Not only is it SSL-encrypted for secure UK credit card processing, but it also processes transactions in real time. This means you and your customers receive a transaction approval or decline from the credit card issuing bank in a matter of seconds.
Our payment gateway is compatible with more than 40 popular, open source shopping carts, which allows you to find the perfect shopping cart solution for your unique business. Instabill also provides its processing merchants with free payment modules for Magento, osCommerce, X-Cart, PrestaShop, and Zen Cart.
For qualified businesses, our online merchant accounts come equipped with virtual terminals. Depending on your business needs as well as your credit card processing history, you may be eligible to accept card payments over the telephone as well as through mail orders. Contact your Instabill merchant account manager online or by calling 1-800-318-2713 to learn more about our UK virtual terminal services.