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Break up with bad rates.

Feeling stuck with your provider? We'll waive $500 of your processing fees when you switch to Helcim.

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Why switch to Helcim?

You get low processing rates and complete transparency with our honest interchange plus pricing.

  • Up to $500 in waived fees

    Switch to Helcim, and we'll cover up to $500 of your cancellation costs with free processing credits.

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  • Lower fees, better service

    Save 25% on average with Helcim’s transparent pricing and exceptional customer service.

  • No more upfront costs

    Get the latest POS hardware with 12 easy monthly payments of $29 USD ($35 CAD).

Switch and save in four easy steps.

Sign up with Helcim

Start your sign-up for Helcim's merchant account with our quick and easy process.

Upload your statement

Submit a ticket from your dashboard showing your statement with the cancellation costs.

Get processing credits

We'll credit your Helcim account up to $500 to cover your cancellation costs.

Start saving

Your fees are waived until the free credit is used. Then, enjoy our low rates.

See how we compare.

Find out how Helcim measures up and get our detailed step-by-step guide to switch.

Don’t see your provider listed? Contact us for personalized assistance, and we’ll help you with any administrative paperwork required to cancel your existing contract

What our merchants are saying.

  • I switched my credit card processing to Helcim after a month of frustrations with Square. I'm SO glad I switched, because Helcim is great! They are exactly the company they report to be: fair, transparent credit card fees

    Amber ReichardtTaiga Tech Labs

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  • it's been such a pleasant surprise to do business with HELCIM. Personal service to another level, instant response to my needs and an efficient and intuitive software to navigate my requirements. Definitely very happy to have switched.

    Cato BatistaCato's Auto Salon Inc

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  • Humans that care! Instant, HUMAN response. It was refreshing to get a well written, non-patronizing, caring email that wasn't A.I. generated. We switched to Helcim at the beginning of 2023 and we look smarter, work smarter and perform better.

    Jessica ColyerD2D Technologies, LLC

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  • Helcim is a breath of fresh air for small business owners and processing needs. Their professional, kind, patient attitude with each interaction has made the change from a competitor even better!

    Sonia LopezTwo By Two And Company Inc

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  • How do I qualify?

    Switch to Helcim and qualify for our Contract Buyback program. To redeem this, in your Helcim account, go to Help > Talk to Us > Submit a Ticket, and upload your previous contract showing the cancellation fee. We’ll credit your Helcim account up to $500.

  • How does it work?

    As you start processing with Helcim, all of your processing fees will be waived until the free processing credit amount on your account is spent. Afterwards, you get to enjoy Helcim’s low payment rates.

  • What if my cancellation fee is more than $500?

    As part of this program, we will reimburse you up to $500 in free processing credits. Although any cancellation fee over this amount cannot be converted by Helcim, we hope that the $500 in addition to our low processing fees will help reduce your overall payment processing costs.

  • Can I argue with my existing provider to not charge the cancellation fee?

    Absolutely! Many merchants are able to get their cancellation fee waived by contesting their poor service quality experience or the increasing fees. For Canadian merchants, we recommend reading this article on the Code of Conduct, which significantly restricts most processors from charging cancellation fees.

  • Can Helcim help me with cancellation paperwork and the migration process?

    Some providers require their merchants to fill out cumbersome forms and paperwork in order to cancel their contracts. Helcim is here to help! Our Merchant Success group can help guide you through any paperwork required to cancel your existing contract as well as migrate your data over.

Switch to Helcim today.

Ready to break up with bad rates and poor service? Join Helcim’s Contract Buyout Program and experience the benefits of better payment processing.

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