Helcim Merchants | InkJi on Starting Her Business
Meet Ji, the owner and founder of InkJi, a cosmetic tattoo company that helps men and women look their best. Ji walked away from her 9-5 to start her business a
Helcim Merchants | Floral and Field on the Value of Supporting Local
We are a boutique floral design studio and styling company located in Langdon, Alberta. At Floral & Field, our goal is to create artful floral pieces, inspi
Merchants of Helcim – Zoran Dobric
To reach more customers across Canada and abroad, Zoran uses Helcim for his online store and ecommerce sales. As a niche designer, the ability to reach more cus
Helcim’s New Online Food Ordering Lets Restaurants Accept Orders Online
Restaurants and related businesses can quickly set up a Helcim Online Store and add their products to a Quick-Order Menu so customers can easily place online or
Request Payments Through Email and Text Messages With Helcim
You can now quickly notify customers when they need to make a payment by sending them a text or email payment request. The payment request will be sent directly
What is a Virtual Terminal?
Virtual terminals are web-based interfaces that let you accept credit card payments. Learn more about virtual terminals & how they can help your business he
Helcim Introduces Auto-Pause Billing
With Helcim’s Auto-Pause Billing you only pay your monthly fee when you’re accepting payments.
Quickly Accept Payments with Helcim Hosted Payment Pages
Helcim gives you the option to add Hosted Payment Pages to your website quickly and easily, so you can continue to focus on selling products, instead of worryin
WooCommerce Payment Integration with Helcim
We are excited to share that we have a new integration option available for merchants who are using WooCommerce as their website or online store.
A Simpler Way to Automate Your Payments | Recurring Invoicing
If your business does not need the added functionality included with Helcim’s full Subscription Management, you can use recurring invoicing to quickly create
New Advanced Pricing Options for Products
Helcim merchants now have access to advanced pricing options for products. Including the ability to add wholesale pricing, create buy-one-get-one promotions, an
Email Payment Requests: Get Paid With The Click of a Button
Email payment requests let merchants request payments from their customers by email.
Pre-Authorizations & Expiries: How Helcim is Helping Merchants
Helcim’s Payment Gateway is programmed to help with expired pre-authorizations so merchants don’t have to keep track of reversing them.
New Invoicing Features to Improve Your Experience
Helcim Invoicing is used by businesses across all different types of industries to quickly and easily collect payments from customers.
Helcim vs. Square
No-monthly-fee credit providers offering mobile processing services to small businesses, including Square and PayPal.
Transparency, low rates, smart tools and amazing service! Many merchants have been dragged through the mud by their prior processor, with hidden fees, contracts, and terrible service. We’ve built our reputation on being the opposite. We care about building long-term relationships with our merchants - which means offering you the payment service you’ve been looking for.
Have more questions? Email or give us a call. Our in-house team of Helcim Gurus is here to share their knowledge, answer your questions and point you in the right direction. No commissions, no pressure.
If your business is looking for a better way to accept credit and debit cards online or in-person, then Helcim is the payments company for you. Helcim offers a wide range of payment tools and software solutions to make it faster and easier for you to get paid.
No! We want to help small businesses grow and thrive, so there are no monthly fees. Your Helcim account allows you to process both in-person and online payments with great low processing rates. You also get full access to all of our merchant tools and benefit from our amazing customer service team.
For Visa, Mastercard, Amex and other card-brands, we offer Interchange Plus pricing to give you complete transparency and greater savings. By passing the base cost directly to you and only charging for a single markup, Interchange Plus pricing gives you significant savings. By knowing our cost as well as our markup, we promote a fully transparent partnership which means no surprises on your monthly statement!
To calculate your rates for in-person and online transactions, you can visit our pricing page.
Yes! And there is no need to call and renegotiate rates. Our Interchange Plus margin automatically decreases the more you process, helping you save even more.
You can view our complete volume discounts on our pricing page.
No! You can close your account anytime without any penalty and there are no hidden fees. You never again have to worry about setup fees, termination fees, quarterly fees, PCI & non-compliance fees, customer service fees, or bank deposit fees.
Deposits will appear in your bank account within 2 business days, depending on the time of day that your transactions are settled. Transactions processed over the weekend or bank holidays are initialized for deposit on the following business day. Your daily transactions are batched together, and deposited to your bank account net of processing fees.
The Helcim Shop is built right into your account dashboard, and is accessible immediately after signing up. You can order card readers, stands, printers and more directly from there.
Shipping is free and takes 2-3 business days via FedEx or UPS ground. Any equipment purchases are charged to your bank account on file. We do not currently offer rentals nor payment plans.
No! You can use your existing bank account, provided by your financial institution or credit union. Sole proprietors can use a personal bank account. Incorporated business and partnerships are required to use a business bank account
Law firms and other businesses that require separate trust and operating bank accounts are able to customize the flow of deposits and fees to meet their needs.
You can sign up directly on our website using your computer or mobile phone. There is no need for complicated paperwork nor signatures. The signup form takes as little as 5-minutes, asking you to enter basic information about your business, address and contact information.
Once you create your Helcim account, you can begin using it right away! Get started here.