Visa Checkout is a digital payment service designed to simplify the checkout experience using a secure, single sign-on across channels and devices using a customer's preferred payment method.
Shoppers who use Visa Checkout can store their card information on Visa's secure service and - when shopping on your online store - can simply select the Visa Checkout option, sign into their Visa Checkout account, select their payment method and have it automatically populated on the cart to complete their order.
Shift4Shop has made the integration process as easy as possible by allowing you to set up Visa Checkout directly through your Shift4Shop Online Store Manager.
First, you will need to register your store with Visa Checkout. To do this, follow these steps.
Log into your Shift4Shop Online Store Manager and, using the left navigation menu:
Look for the Visa Checkout Module and click on its + icon to expand the selection.
Then, click on Change Settings.
For your initial set up of Visa Checkout, the "Change Settings" link will take you to a registration page containing the following sections:
The following information will be used for your registration's business information. Note that most of these will be pre-populated from your store's settings, but may be changed if needed.
Your Business' name (prepopulated for you from your merchant information)
Your Business' legal name (Also pre-populated and in most cases will be the same as the trade name)
The full URL to your store (This is prepopulated)
The type of business Identification method you would like to use for the registration. your choices are:
Your company's respectice ID (based on the above selection)
Annual Transaction Volume
Your store's number of annual transactions. Your choices are:
Low - under 3 million transactions
Medium - 3 to 25 million transactions
High - Over 25 million transactions per year.
This section will also be prepopulated from your store's information, but may be changed if needed.
Primary Contact Information
These fields are also prepopulated from your store's Merchant Information section.
Finally, this section will allow you to specify settings that you would like to use with your store's Visa Checkout integration including the following options:
Specify which card brands you would like to make applicable/available via your store's Visa Checkout
Accept Canadian Visa Debit
Choose whether you are willing to accept Visa Debit cards originating from Canada
Accepted Shipping Regions
Select which shipping regions (US, CA, and AU) you are willing to accept for Visa Checkout
When Visa Checkout is selected by your shopper, they will see the login information in a pop out lightbox display. This URL is prepopulated with your store's logo path so that it shows alongside the Visa Checkout Logo. You may also specify a different path to an alternate logo if desired.
Customer Support URL
This is also used for the lightbox display allowing your shoppers to contact you for customer service inquiries. It is prepopulated with your store's contact us page information.
When you have completed the registration successfully, your store will be integrated with Visa Checkout and it will be ready for use by your shoppers.