What Does a Payment Gateway Do?

 
What Does a Payment Gateway Do?

A payment gateway connects your website to a credit card network. This sounds simple but it does take some work and some technology. Fortunately, credit card payments on the internet have been taking place for quite some time. (Photo by Spixey )

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    Donna Goodale

    I write about payment processing for small businesses. If you're a small business you need really good payment processing at an affordable price. We review different payment processors and try help you find the one that is just right for you.