Is your business equipped to take over the phone payments? If it isn’t, you could be missing out on all-important customer sales. A successful business requires fuss-free payments both online and in person but what if your customers want to make a card payment over the phone? Dojo makes accepting card payments over the phone a breeze for both you and your customers. Read our handy step-by-step guide on how to take card payments over the phone, the tools you need and the key information you require.
In order for your small business to accept card payments over the phone or by card machine you’ll need to open a merchant account. Fortunately, if you sign up for any card machine with Dojo we set this up for you. You’ll also need a virtual terminal but we’ll cover that in more detail below.
If you’re already set up with a card machine, you can receive customer payments over the phone in four simple steps:
That’s it! Customer payments in just a few clicks.
Your business is just steps away from being able to process phone payments. To be able to take card payments over the phone, you will need a telephone, a WIFI connection and a virtual terminal.
A virtual terminal is a key component when it comes to facilitating card payments over the phone. This secure webpage is accessible from a computer or a phone and allows you to take secure customer payments without the need for them to be present on your business premises.