Payment Gateway vs. Payment Processor


Online transactions are convenient, but keeping them secure and efficient is hard work. Two payment systems – gateways and processors – work behind the scenes to facilitate online purchases for customers and merchants. When you’re starting a new eCommerce store, you might not know what the difference is between payment gateways vs. payment processors, or whether you need one or both.  Today, let’s compare payment gateways and payment processors in detail and break down why both are important parts of your online store’s checkout system. What Is a Payment Gateway…

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Crypto Payment Gateway

The online marketplace is constantly shifting, and e-commerce stores must evolve alongside it. More than ever before, online business owners are looking to accept cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin, Ethereum, and more to better serve their customers and to draw international visitors to their e-commerce sites. However, a traditional payment gateway that facilitates credit and debit card transfers will not work if you want to accept cryptocurrencies. Instead, you’ll need a dedicated crypto payment gateway. CoinPayments operates as both a crypto payment gateway and a crypto wallet, allowing you to accept digital…

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TerraCredit (CREDIT)

TerraCredit (CREDIT): Designed for mass adoption CREDIT Quick Stats What is TerraCredit?   A decentralized digital payment solution, CREDIT aims to become the world’s TOP currency for the unbanked adult population. CREDIT is built on Proof-Of Stake protocol and its speed allows for a fast transaction; Transactions on the TerraCredit blockchain show instantly and are coins are spend-able within 1 minute, making CREDIT a viable replacement to cash and a rewarding option attractive to new users.   CoinPayments prides itself on the easy to use platform we offer and are always excited…

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Convert Cryptocurrency for Gift Cards Easily with CoinPayments

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The CoinPayments platform allows you to purchase gift cards with crypto. It is an easy way to start spending your cryptocurrency at over 190 different U.S. retailers and over 70 retailers in the U.K. Powered by the Swych platform, CoinPayments lets you purchase gift cards with Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin, BNB, Qtum, DAI, or USDT Tether.   How to Purchase Gift Cards with Crypto Watch our tutorial video or just follow the simple steps below to get your gift cards: Login to your CoinPayments account. If you don’t have an account, you can…

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