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Payment Processing

Web Design

As companies and brands continue to evolve, so do most people’s decisions about the look and feel of your website. This growing awareness for an online presence has made owning a clean-looking and functional website a necessity. Since customers are beginning to see the value of great design, this means your business needs to offer a range of payment options and services to suit different clients. Despite these demanded services, finding a merchant account provider can be difficult since the industry is considered high-risk as you work with clients across industries, countries, and revenue levels. 

Why Is Web Design Considered High Risk?

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Although it doesn’t seem like it, web design actually falls into the high-risk category. There are a couple reasons why this is.

Intangible Services

Unlike physical products from a store, web designers sell intangible services, such as design concepts and branding guides. This gives clients room for disputes or confusion about the direction of their website, making it challenging to determine payment options.


Depending on the kind of designs you want, prices can run into the hundreds or even thousands of dollars. This cost leads to higher risks of fraud and chargebacks. If your rate of chargebacks get too high, your merchant provider can shut down your account completely.

These reasons have made banks rethink how they support web design companies. If you’re not careful, your account could keep getting shut down, leading to frustrated customers and holds on payments.

We at AllayPay never judge how merchants choose to make their living, which is why we go out of our way to ensure hard to place web design merchants obtain credit card processing and other merchant services they need to be successful.

For over 5 years, AllayPay has been one of the top providers of merchant accounts for adult businesses. It doesn’t just stop at the approval process. AllayPay will ensure you have access to the latest software solutions and tools to help grow faster in this industry. This includes providing gateways that will automatically load balance your volume should you choose to have multiple processing accounts. What are you waiting for? Contact us today!

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How to Apply for a Web Design Merchant Account

To apply and get approved for a web design merchant account with AllayPay, you’ll need specific documentation to begin your application process. Here is what you’ll need:

  • Driver’s license, or valid government ID
  • Last 3 Months’ Business Bank Statements, if available
  • Last 3 Months’ Processing Bank Statements, if available
  • Additional support may be requested
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How AllayPay Can Help

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Getting access to several markets will be a top priority for your business. With AllayPay, we know the industry and can integrate a payment gateway that will work for you.
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Most merchant accounts you try to set up will have a long process, only just to be turned down at the end because you’re a web design business.
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When you have a partner like AllayPay who understands the industry, we’ll help you so you don’t have to bend over backwards to set up your account.
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Within 24-48 hours, we’ll be able to integrate our payment process platform with any third party gateway, so you can get your business up and running as quickly as possible.
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Not only that, but we stay up-to-date on all compliances and rules set by the bank to ensure your account doesn’t get shut down.
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Starting Your Payment Approval Process with AllayPay

Getting started with AllayPay takes only a few simple steps. By following these instructions, you’ll be on your path to securing payments for your web design company.

  1. Fill out the quick pre-application form online.
  2. Our sales representative will get in contact with you immediately to finish your application process.
  3. Take a break while underwriting does its process. This typically takes about 24-48 hours.
  4. After our staff has approved your application, we’ll contact you to get started on setting up your payment gateway and card present merchant account for your business.
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Process With Us Today

Don’t waste any more time trying to find the right solution. Regardless of your industry, poor credit, or lack of payment processing history, we’ll work with you to get you on track for quick and efficient payment processes.

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