We know you love to show people a good time! Navigating the high seas is like navigating merchant processing providers. We know you need to worry about passenger care, origins and destinations, as well as marketing and operational matters, and not worry about finding the right merchant account. You take care of the cruise line and we will take care of your merchant processing solutions.
Challenges for Cruise Lines’ Getting a Merchant Processing Account
There are many different things that can affect cruise lines when needing credit card processing solutions. Mainly, they are usually considered high risk because the length of time between the sale and the customer actually taking the cruise. The cruise line usually has a No Refund Policy. This makes banks wary because inevitably customers will chargeback when they are not happy. Since the service is not provided at the time of sale it makes it harder to combat chargebacks.
We can help. We will show you how to navigate those waters with our experience in underwriting needs for this industry. We will also make sure you know what they will require and we can help make sure you are offered an affordable option for credit card processing for your customers.
Cruise Line Credit Card Processing with CDKPay
Choosing the right bank is one of the most important steps in this process. If you start with the right financial institution, you won’t experience the hassle of going from bank to bank to find approval.
CDKPay is experienced with cruise line merchant accounts, and we work with a wide network of banks.
Our expertise will eliminate trial and error, as we will match your company with a bank that understands your business model.
Low Rates that Help You Stay Profitable
Getting approved for an cruise line merchant account will not help if you have to pay ridiculously high rates. CDKPay has established relationships with the right banks to bring you affordable rates. Most of our clients are able to attain low rates for credit card processing, some even as low as 2.95%.
Establish Long-Term Credibility
There is more to being a successful cruise line merchant than getting approved with good rates on the front end. Chargebacks and instances of fraud can damage your credibility and cause a rate increase. Persistent problems can even cause you to lose your merchant account. At CDKPay, we help you prevent chargebacks by monitoring and preventing fraud from happening, helping you to successfully process payments through your cruise line merchant account.
Cruise Line Merchant Account Application Process
- We will contact you to discuss your needs in detail and make sure that we understand your unique cruise line business model.
- The experience and expertise of CDKPay is used to find the right merchant account provider, and we help you begin the application process.
- Once the application is approved and an agreement is signed, you are ready to take your cruise line merchant account live to begin payment processing!
- CDKPay is available to you for ongoing support. We offer responsive customer service so that you can run your business with ease.
CDKPay can help you with payment processing solutions that are reliable and affordable for your business.