Our mission is to deliver a better payment experience.

We’re relentless in our pursuit to raise the bar and deliver a service that redefines what a merchant should expect from their payments company. We believe that by creating an easier, smarter, and more affordable payment solution, we can enable more businesses to get paid and grow. And when small businesses thrive, we all succeed.

Mission is to deliver a better payment experience

Building a Better Payment Service.

Everyday, we set out to create a better payment experience for our merchants. That means we have to do things differently from the big banks, including putting honesty and transparency first. You spend less time worrying if you’re paying too much, and more time knowing that we’re here to help anytime you need it.

  1. Payments should be easy

    We believe getting started should be easy, and not require complicated paperwork. We want our merchants to be able to start accepting payments within minutes, and have all the tools they need to set up and grow their business fast.

  2. They should be affordable

    Running a business is expensive, so we want to make sure that accepting credit cards is as affordable as possible. Every Helcim account benefits from low Interchange Plus pricing and volume discounts. We also don't charge extra for our business tools or for additional users.

  3. They should be smarter

    Merchants shouldn't settle for an old-school credit card terminal. Your payment tools should enable you to be as nimble and ambitious as you want to be, and blur the line between in-person and online so that you can create the best experience for your customers.

  4. They should be honest

    Merchants shouldn't have a hostile relationship with their processor. Honesty and transparency should matter in all business relationships, and they certainly matter to us. So when you sign up with Helcim, you can rest easy knowing that we have your back.

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Tousands of businesses like you

Trusted by Thousands of Businesses Like You.

If you need to accept payments, we can help. It doesn’t matter if you’re a dentist, florist, accountant, wholesaler, or ecommerce startup - you’re a business owner, and our mission is to help you succeed. Whether you’re selling online or in-person, better payments mean that you can better serve your customers.

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Meet the Leadership Team.

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    Nicolas Beique

    Founder & CEO

    Nicolas has a track record of developing software platforms for both SMBs and Fortune 500 companies. He was named the 2018 EY Entrepreneur of the Year in Technology Prairies and is part of the 2019 Calgary Top 40 Under 40.

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    Rob Park

    Chief Operating Officer

    Rob joined Helcim in 2016, bringing his love of people, business processes, and team building to the company. Previously, Rob applied his relationship-building skills into growing a successful real estate partnership in Calgary.

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    Marjorie Junio-Read

    Chief Financial Officer

    Marjorie has over 10 years of accounting and finance experience with a multinational oil and gas company. She holds a degree in finance from the University of Calgary and is a Chartered Financial Analyst (CFA) ® Charterholder.

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    Cordell Finnson

    Manager of Systems & Security
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    Brett Popkey

    Manager of Software Development
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    Jeff Merkel

    Head of Marketing
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    Rodolfo Ferro Casagrande

    Head of Design
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    John Rynsburger

    Operations Manager
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    Svetlana Levina

    Trust & Safety Manager
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We Grow When You Do.

Our success is tied to our merchants, and we believe that’s a great thing. Big and small, our merchants help turn the wheels of commerce - and we’re honored to be part of their success. It drives us to keep building better and better tools, so that we can continue to grow together.

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3.2 Billion
in Annual Processing
25 Million
Annual Transactions
Happy Merchants

We Work Where You Do.

With offices in Canada and the US, we work where you do. Making it easy to get in touch with us when you need to. Our friendly in-house team sets us apart with their knowledge and compassion. We’re always ready to answer your questions and address any issues that may arise.

You Deserve Better Payments.

Lower Rates. Better Tools. Amazing Service.

  • Easily Sign Up in Minutes
  • No Hidden Fees or PCI fees
  • Interchange Plus Pricing
  • No Contracts or Commitments
  • Deposits in 1-2 Business Days
  • Friendly Service via Telephone or Email