Small Business

Small business merchant accounts, suited just for you

People’s United Merchant Services understands that different types of businesses have different types of needs, just like different people have different needs as consumers. A merchant processing home to thousands of businesses just like you, we know small business payments and we’ve got the right solutions for you.


The small business one-stop for everything merchant account

People’s United Merchant Services stands to help you enhance customer experiences, simplify operations, and help your small business grow with smarter payments:

  • Give customers plenty of options. Decrease wait times and offer customers plenty of buying choices with features like mobile payment acceptance and eCommerce solutions.
  • Conduct business on the go. Manage your business from wherever life takes you, and conduct sales offsite with data analysis tools and mobile payment solutions.
  • Increase customer loyalty. Attract new customers and keep them coming back with customer data capture, stored value features, and flexible gifting options.
  • Solve for security and technology, simply. Our terminal and point-of-sale (POS) device options take the complexity out of technology and available fraud and security protection wrap safer selling up for you.

Connecting you to what your business needs to grow

Let’s take the time to know your business so the terminals or POS devices you choose will deliver the growth-driving value that your business needs.


Consider how your customers would like to pay

Today, your small business payment processing decisions need to reflect how your customers want to pay, today and tomorrow. People’s United Merchant Services can build the right payment solutions to help you connect your customers to you, now and tomorrow. Smartphones keep most of us connected today, and the popularity of mobile payments will continue to grow with projections that payments made with smartphones will see the biggest growth (Source: Forrester Research; PaymentsCardsandMobile.com). Choose small business processing that puts mobile payments acceptance in place. It’s a great way to attract new, young customers and keep current customers loyal.


Simplify payments processing for your business

When you choose People’s United Merchant Services to handle your small business merchant account, you won’t have any surprises or extra software to buy. We’re easy to integrate with and our fast-acting payment processing is also built into some of today’s most popular POS systems for small businesses. Enjoy fast transactions, quick funding, and detailed, on-demand transaction reporting—accepting payments more safely, more securely.

When you choose People’s United Merchant Services for your small business payment processing, you’ll also enjoy:

  • Reliable, secure debit and credit card processing
  • Streamlined payments that you and your staff can accept from multiple locations
  • Gift cards and other stored value cards to boost sales
  • Comprehensive 24/7 phone and email support—even on major holidays
  • Helpful troubleshooting and actionable alerts to help you quickly resolve payment issues
  • Backup processing protection in case a network goes down