Set up a fully-hosted online store in just minutes. The online store was designed with you in mind, meaning you don’t need to hire any web designers or programmers to get started.
Creating an online store has never been easier. Helcim hosts your store for you, so you don’t need to worry about paying for web hosting or a server. You can also easily create custom content pages, add a blog, and have full control over your store’s settings.
Simply upload your products with pictures to be able to sell items online, or use your existing inventory. Information and settings from your Helcim account seamlessly transfer to your online store so you can start selling right away.
As with all of our tools, payments are central to the experience. Even with online payments, you benefit from Helcim’s lower rates and fast deposits.
If you’ve already purchased your domain name, you can still take advantage of the Helcim Online Store features. We also offer advanced DNS services for more advanced users with custom needs. Our themes are fully customizable, so you can upload your logo and use your brand colors and fonts to ensure your store is on-brand.
The Helcim Online Store automatically optimizes SEO to give your business the best chance of being discovered online through search. For more control, you can choose to further customize your SEO settings for URLs, page titles, and meta descriptions.
When you enable your store, we automatically generate and install an SSL certificate on your website. There’s no need to purchase your own certificate from a third-party provider, Helcim takes care of your hosting and security for you.
Check out the Fancy Clothing Demo to see the Online Store in action.
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 Merchant Experience Specialists 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.
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.
How does signing up work?
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.
Our in-house team of Merchant Experience Specialists are here to share their knowledge, answer your questions and point you in the right direction. No commissions, no pressure.
New to accepting card payments? Many of our merchants are first time business owners who are unfamiliar with the industry. We take the time to help you understand how it all works as well as how to avoid common pitfalls.