Direct sales credit card processing

Here we look at payment solutions for Network Marketing companies

What is direct sales or network marketing?

Direct sales are deals that take place outside of a “normal” retail environment, examples of this are companies that use self-employed sales people, usually working from home. Direct sales companies often fall under the network marketing banner, where sales people build teams creating a pyramid selling structure.

Merchant accounts for networking marketing

Often merchants who work within direct sales industry require a merchant account for both face-to-face sales and online transactions, here we look at what you require for both.

Face-to-face direct sales

As face-to-face sales often take place in people’s homes, networking events, or external events and shows, direct sales businesses tend to opt for a GPRS card machine. This works in a similar way to mobile phones using radio signals to communicate between the customers bank and merchants. The machines are often rented on a monthly basis and provide an effective way of accepting orders.

An alternative solution to the portable GPRS machines, when accepting face-to-face payments for network marketing businesses is to use an mPOS system (mobile point of sale) you can find out more HERE.

Payment gateway for direct sales and network marketing

Most merchants wanting to accept payments for company products do so through a branded associated website which comes with an integrated payment solution, an example of this is sales people selling forever living often have /john-smith at the end of the website address, which acts as a unique shop and can track their sales. Unfortunately these sites work with very few merchant account providers. That’s not to say that the companies themselves shouldn’t regularly look at reviewing both their payment gateway and merchant account costs.

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Merchant accounts for door-to-door sales

Securing credit card processing for door-to-door sales can be incredibly difficult as the industry is known for it’s ‘pushy’ nature. Our specialist advisors can help in some circumstances, dependent on the industry and sales procedures in place. Speak to us today to establish your eligibility.

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How Merchant Advice Service can help

Merchant Advice Service work closely with brokers and providers, based in the UK and Europe, who have successfully placed direct sales and network marketing companies with suitable payment solutions for their needs. We suggest merchants review their accounts annually to ensure they get the best deal and rates available to them. From large network marketing companies to the individuals working within them, we have your payment solutions covered.

 

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Make a quick enquiry

Speak to us directly and get any questions you have answered. Submit your details and we’ll be in touch shortly.

Agree

Tick this box to allow Merchant Advice Service and partnering firms to contact you in relation to your enquiry and associated services. Note we do not use pre-ticked boxes or any other type of default consent. We may use the data on this form to to pass you onto an advisor who suits your specific needs. You may withdraw your consent at any given time.

We will keep record of your data and consent granted to us. Your consent will be reviewed on a five yearly basis to ensure that our relationship and the purpose of the data have not changed.

We act on requests to withdraw the information we hold on you as soon as we can.

For further information please refer to our full terms and conditions HERE.

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