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Looking for a Firearms Merchant Account?

The firearms industry has proven to be a booming business for those with firearms merchant accounts, bringing in a reported over $5.5 billion per year. Firearms are purchased for a variety of reasons, with 60 percent bought for personal safety and protection, 36 percent for hunting, 13 percent for recreation and sport, and 8 percent for target shooting; with approximately 32.0% of U.S. Families who own a gun. Firearms merchants looking to sell their good online need to look into gun friendly payment processing solutions in order to accept credit card payments.

Are you in need of a reliable processing partner for your firearms website? Businesses that sell firearms may find it difficult to find the right payment processing solutions for them. Many banks are often fearful of the potential legislation “guns” or “firearms” may bring against them. Nonetheless, we have firearms merchant accounts solutions just for you. PayKings are experts in getting credit card processing for firearms dealers. Contact us and discover the many options we have available.

How Can I Get a Firearms Merchant Account?

Where do you get started when seeking out a retail or ecommerce firearms merchant account? Well, you need to first choose a payment processor provider, like PayKings, that can accept firearms merchant account applications.

Speaking with an experienced and knowledgeable payment processor who can offer you unique underwriting services at the lowest possible prices can streamline your business into a successful and financially stable one.

Be sure to ask your business developer representative if they have the ability to reevaluate your firearms merchant account type, and what limitations are normally imposed upon gun merchant accounts.

How Can I find an Online Firearms Merchant Account Provider?

The easy answer would be to Google it, build a list of three or four companies that advertise that they can provide online and eCommerce firearms merchant accounts, and then start calling – but the even easier answer would be to come directly to PayKings, true experts in the industry with in-house pre-underwriting services that are unique to your specific business needs.

You won’t be able to find payment processing with traditional banks and will have to go through the proper channels to be approved for a high risk firearms merchant account; the reason for this is that sponsor banks frequently change their underwriting guidelines. In fact, they often change quicker than webmasters for your credit card processing are able to keep up with.

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Why Does this Matter and How Can PayKings Help with my Gun Friendly Merchant Account?

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If you’re still asking yourself: does PayKings offer retail and ecommerce firearms merchant accounts?

Here’s the short answer –

We have a staff of expert business developers who know the ins and outs of getting firearms merchant account approved, and are able to supply debit and credit card processing services to online ammo, gun, accessory sales, and firearms ecommerce businesses.

We support and provide firearms merchant accounts to a huge variety of transaction types such as retail, firearms ecommerce, cellular (perfect for gun shows), telephone, virtual terminal, and recurring billing firearms-related companies, that include ammunition sales, gun, ammo, and accessories manufacturers, vendors, resellers of guns and gun parts, ranges, and other firearms related businesses.

PayKings provides payment processing solutions to companies that range from startups to businesses processing tens of thousands of dollars per month, and we do so with dependable and comprehensive debit and charge card processing, as well as all other relevant services and products.

How Does Being High Risk Affect Your Chances of Getting a Firearms Merchant Account?

Businesses that are considered high risk have to know who the right processors are. Those high risk firearms merchant account providers are willing to process transactions for your high risk business, reputable companies like PayKings offer solutions to those businesses that need it most. PayKings are experts in getting credit card processing for firearms dealers in just a few days. These payment processors are willing to accept the liability for the increased risk associated with those categorized as needing a high risk firearms merchant account.

Surprisingly, most merchants who do fall into this class are typically unaware of it. So, how do you know whether or not you fit into the category of high risk? Click here for a full list of high risk merchants. It’s important that you don’t get discouraged that your firearms retail or firearms ecommerce business has been categorized as needing a high risk firearms merchant account, we’re here to help!

Why PayKings?

PayKings understands the unique needs of different firearms-related businesses and has established 24+ acquiring banking relationships to become experts in getting firearms merchant accounts set up quickly and accepting online payments.

Having trouble keeping your firearms merchant account?

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Firearms Merchant Account Experts

  • 20+ Proven Bank Relationships
  • Medium/High Risk Accounts
  • Fast Firearm Account Approval
  • Large Merchant Case Studies
  • E-Commerce and Retail Firearm
  • B2B Firearm Vendors Supported

Multiple Payment Solutions

  • Multiple E-Commerce Gateway
  • Chargeback Prevention
  • ACH
  • E-Check
  • Credit Cards
  • B2B-Level II/III Data Discounts
  • 3D Secure Frictionless Checkout
  • Mobile Payment
  • EMV Readers

Compatibility & Support

  • Gateway Recurring Billing
  • Vault
  • E-Commerce Cart Plugins
  • Developer API / Docs
  • POS/Terminals
  • International Merchant Accounts
  • Dedicated Account Managers

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