Hosted Checkouts Make Online Payments Easier and Safer

August 30, 2013
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What is a hosted checkout?

A hosted checkout is a type of online payment processing solution that allows your customers to pay for your goods or services online, with credit or debit, through a secure hosted webpage. From security to ease of use, it can make your ecommerce problems go away simply and easily.

So, what are the benefits?

It can be integrated into your website or shopping cart.

Hosted checkouts are not actually part of your website but they are customizable and can appear to look just like your website.

This offers an extra level of security at the same time as a seamless buying experience.

Highly secure and PCI compliant

Hosted checkouts remove any possibility of businesses storing and transmitting credit card data.This also reduces security threats by eliminating easy access for two points of information for hackers (storage and transmission of data).


Hosted checkouts are designed to be user friendly and easy to use.Customers should be able to make purchases easily and quickly without hassle.

Reporting Options

Most hosted checkouts will have advanced reporting tools available for your business use.

Multiple Payment Options

Many hosted checkouts offer multiple payment options including recurring billing, Interac Online and Visa® Debit, Verified by Visa® and MasterCard SecureCode.

Does a hosted checkout solution sound like the right solution for your business? Want to learn more about hosted checkouts? Get in touch.