Give: AmeriCloud Payments

Last Updated: June 5, 2019
Version: 1.3.4
Rating: 3.8
Developer: Give Plugins
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Product Description

This Give add-on allows you to accept credit cards directly on your site via AmeriCloud Payments. When donors give through the AmeriCloud Payments gateway, users enter their credit card details during the donation process and never leave your site, resulting in a better experience for the user and more successful conversions for you.

Why AmeriCloud Payments?
AmeriCloud Payments provides an average credit card processing rate for registered charities accepting donations at 1.75% + $0.30 per transaction or lower. The funds are automatically deposited the next day into your bank account.

AmeriCloud Payments Add-on lets you accept donations directly on your website via Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover, JCB, and Diners Club cards and with a low monthly service fee of $29 per month, you get the following:

Certified Merchant Account
Next day (24hr) funding
Direct bank deposits
Virtual Terminal
Monthly Statements
24×7 Support
No application fee
No PCI compliance fee
No long term contracts
No hidden fees
No batch fee
No termination fees
Optional: To accept Electronic Checks (ACH) add $10 per month.

Our 501(c)(3) registered not for profit organizations save over $1000 on average annually when compared to using PayPal, Stripe or 2Checkout.*

International Transactions from Donors Worldwide
Accept international transactions from donors worldwide. However, your organization must be based in the United States to accept payments with AmeriCloud.

Recurring Donations
Support for recurring and instalment payments are coming soon.

AmeriCloud Payments Gateway Requirements
Your organization must be based in the US.
An AmeriCloud Payments merchant account – Signup here
Credentials: Account ID, User ID & PIN. These are provided when you establish your AmeriCloud Payments account.
An SSL Certificate and your site configured to HTTPS. Read our Resource on that here. (optional)
AmeriCloud Payments is a registered MSP/ISO of Elavon, Inc., the fourth largest processing acquirer in the USA. AmeriCloud Payments is a solution provided by AmeriCloud Solutions, Inc.

* Estimates calculated for about $7500 in monthly revenue at an average of $75 per donation. Rates vary depending on the type of card used.

Change Log

Give: AmeriCloud Payments Changelog – Version: 1.3.4

* Tweak: The phone number field now displays after the email field.
* Tweak: Adjusted the plugin’s settings screens code logic to work with GiveWP Core 2.5.0+ which deprecates the old methods used to register settings in previous versions of this add-on.
* Tweak: Removed the outdated option to set a gateway label which is now part of GiveWP Core.