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Accept online CartaSi payments

Online CartaSi transactions: Introduction

If you want to target the Italian market for your products or services, the local credit card CartaSi is indispensable in the range of online payment methods you offer. Together with MasterCard and VISA, CartaSi is the most frequently used credit card in Italy for online purchases. With over 7 million cardholders, this Italian credit card has an impressive market share of 40%.

Attention: ICEPAY offers a creditcard connection for all CartiSi by VISA cards. This means that you reach all cardholders with a CartaSi VISA card and not all CartaSi users.

Accept CartaSi credit card payments on your site: How to

It is simple. Basically, you have to follow the same procedure for any payment method:

*** ATTENTION: A special request is needed for credit card and giropay. Please be aware that this takes several weeks. When your account goes live, you can provide every available payment method for your account in your webshop, except credit card and giropay. You can only offer credit card and giropay in your web shop when your request for these payment methods is approved.

Online CartaSi transactions: Advantages and possibilities

CartaSi is a frequently used payment card in Italy, and by offering this method of payment in your webshop, you can reach the majority of the Italian market. Once you have completed the application procedure for credit cards (VISA/MasterCard), you will also be able to offer CartaSi in your webshop. A secure environment will also be offered for payments made using CartaSi.

The advantages of CartaSi for your webshop:

  • Reach a large group of consumers in the Italian market;
  • When you are approved for VISA/MasterCard with ICEPAY, you have a direct option for CartaSi;
  • Weekly payments;
  • Option for protection from fraud using 3-D Secure.
  • Recurring Payments for CartaSi available.

Online CartaSi transactions: How it works for customers

If you would like to include CartaSi as one of the payment methods you offer in your webshop, you must complete the general application procedure for Credit Cards (VISA/MasterCard) with ICEPAY. This application procedure takes at least two weeks, yet can sometimes take even longer. This is due to the requirements the credit card companies set for their providers.

For your customers, paying using the CartaSi card is easy.

All your customer has to do is:
  • - Choose a product in your webshop;
  • - Choose CartaSi as the payment method;
  • - Execute the payment and approve it via the secure CartaSi environment;
  • - And: the payment is complete.

Payments for your credit card transactions are not handled by ICEPAY, but by our supplier. These payments are made on a weekly basis. If you would like further information on payments or the implementation of CartaSi, please contact us.

MasterCard and VISA have developed a security system to fight credit card fraud. This system is called 3-D Secure. In order to ensure that all of your VISA and MasterCard credit card payments, including CartaSi, may be handled in an even more secure manner, ICEPAY offers this system as one of its products.

Read more about 3-D Secure.

Attention: ICEPAY only accepts CartaSi cards beginning with the number 4.

This payment method is available in:

  • Italy

  • World wide

Cost overview per account
Connection costs - € 125,- p.y. € 125,- p.y. On request
Transaction costs - 2,7% + € 0,25 p.t. 2,3% + € 0,25 p.t On request
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