Applies to Version(s): 3.9.0 or Current

Complexity Level: Easy

Estimated Time for Completion: 5 minutes 


Payment Methods are one of the cornerstones of having a functioning eCommerce site. Next to products and Front-end, payment methods are the third thing required to allow you to transact. This article gives you the basics about where to go to get started with setting up payment methods.

Note: This will also work for older versions of the cart, but the look of the cart will definitely be different. If you have questions, you can call Support for assistance.

How to Setup Payment Methods

  1. In your control panel, go to Settings > Payments & taxes >> Payment Methods.
  2. Click Add Payment Method.
  3. In the Add Payment Method drop-down menu, you will be able to select the Merchant service you want to use. You will need the account details in order to activate one. 
  4. At the bottom of the list, there's also an option for Add Custom Payment. This option can be used for a test payment option or non-live transaction types like Money Order or In-Store Pick-Up.

After enabling payment methods, you can disable them by clicking the checkbox. You can also click Edit to add additional information, credentials, payment options, etc.

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