Big Thinking for small businesses Authorize.Net | A Visa Solution

Authorize.Net pioneered online solutions for businesses to accept credit card payments. Today, Authorize.Net is the payment platform most trusted by small businesses. Built on more than 20 years of innovation and the strength of Visa underpinning every transaction, with Authorize.Net now you’re good to grow.

More payment solutions

Authorize.Net has over 900 technology integrations in a wide range of vertical markets and over 400 certified technology partners. With Authorize.Net you can go beyond the gateway and connect to everything your business needs as it grows, including invoicing, account updater, subscriptions, fraud management, accounting, tokenization, and more. You can fold payments seamlessly into your customers’ experience with a flexible API for developers, as well as Software Developer Kits for native mobile integration, and hassle-free forms for rapid development.

More support

Don’t worry – we’re here to support you. You can get help when and how you need it. Authorize.Net provides award-winning 24×7 phone support for small business merchants. There are also options for e-ticket, chat, and an online library of resources, discussion boards, and blogs.

More strength to stand on

With the reliability, security, and continuous investment of Visa, you can rely on the Authorize.Net network. Visa’s reliable active-active technology infrastructure currently delivers 99.99% uptime. Additionally, Visa’s powerful Common Connectivity Services supports scalability and global expansion. Authorize.Net is a stable, industry pioneer in the payment gateway space and supports hundreds of thousands of businesses and billions of dollars in transactions.

Advanced Services

In addition to the strong payment gateway foundation that Aurthorize.Net provides, the following advanced services are also included:

Customer profiles & recurring payments

Store sensitive payment data on Visa secure servers to help simplify Payment Card Industry Security Standards Council (PCI SSC) compliance. Automate recurring billing and retrieve stored payment info to make repeat purchases easier for returning customers.

Advanced Fraud Detection Suite (AFDS)

Identify, manage, and prevent suspicious and potentially fraudulent transactions with over a dozen customizable,rules-based fraud filters.

Alternative digital payments

Accept the latest digital payment options, including VisaCheckout, Android Pay, Apple Pay, and PayPal.


Simplify the billing process via digital invoices that contain a simple payment hyperlink. Additionally, draft invoices for sending later and view payment status for invoices already sent.

Optional Services

In addition to the Authorize.Net standard gateway solution and advanced services, several optional services are also available.


Accept electronic check payments directly from websites or though the Authorize.Net Virtual Terminal and expand the payment options available to customers.

Account updater

Automatically update customers’ card-on-file information once a month.

Digital Payment Integration

Payment forms

Businesses can use our built-in, mobile-optimized hosted payment forms or self-host these forms.

Customized experiences

Tap into native software development kits (SDKs), sample code, digital wallets, and client libraries to manage user interface and transaction handling.