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Process payments with Virtual Terminal

Once you’ve signed up for GoDaddy Payments, use Virtual Terminal to manually process credit card payments from your web browser — no card reader, hardware, or special software needed.

  1. Sign in to your Payments Hub (use your GoDaddy username and password).
  2. Access the virtual terminal.
    • For Websites + Marketing: Select Commerce > Virtual Terminal.
    • For Managed WordPress Ecommerce or GoDaddy Payments on its own: Select Virtual Terminal.
  3. Manually enter your customer’s credit card information into the onscreen fields.
    • Virtual Terminal accepts all major credit and debit cards, including: Visa, Mastercard, American Express and Discover.
  4. Select Charge to process the payment.
  5. If prompted, enter the customer’s Email Address and Phone Number, and select Continue.
  6. If the customer would like a receipt, select Email and enter the address. Select Send to email a copy of the receipt.

Money is deposited into your bank account as soon as the next business day.* Virtual Terminal sales appear under Transactions in the GoDaddy Payments Hub, as part of your regular settlements.

*Fee of 3.3% + $0.15 per transaction is automatically subtracted from the payment.

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