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Authorize.Net is a payment gateway software solution offered by Visa featuring secure data processing and fraud protection.https://media.trustradius.com/product-logos/EM/o1/JP03L54V7QKA.JPEGSuper user friendly!I use authorize.net to process and track online payments for my organization. This tool is very user friendly. I have had no training but have been able to easily navigate the site. The reports are also very easy to use. I'm able to organize and track payment information with very little effort.,Authorize.Net operates seamlessly to process our online payments. Authoize.Net has a super user-friendly administrator site. Authorize.Net has a great reporting feature.,The administrator home page is a bit cluttered. They would be better served to use more drop down lists, etc. to free up some space on the home page.,9,Without Authorize.Net, we would not be able to accept online credit card payments. This system has completely streamlined our payments processes.,,StarChapterUsed to be the best, but now there are much better alternatives.We used Authorize.Net in one of our big products as the main e-commerce payment gateway.,Allows capturing credit card details in same page flow Quick processing Secure,Outages High fees Interface is very outdated,4,N/A - we switched to another gateway.,StripeAuthorize.Net is a great processing platform with many benefitsOur accounts receivable department uses Authorize.Net to process credit card transactions. We have a different processor that we use for the majority of our transactions, but there are certain limitations with this other platform, so we use Authorize.Net as a supplementary service. One of the situations in which we use Authorize.Net is when a single transaction is for invoices on multiple accounts. With Authorize.Net it is easy to allocate the funds across different accounts. Authorize.Net also does not limit the dollar amount for transactions, which is very helpful for our high-billing customers.,Authorize.Net is extremely secure. The advanced fraud detection suite is great at preventing chargebacks and fraudulent transactions. Authorize.Net processes transactions very quickly. The funds are deposited quickly as well. Authorize.Net does not limit the size of transactions. Authorize.Net can process transactions is many different currencies, which is especially helpful for a global company such as the one I work for.,Authorize.Net is much more expensive than other services offering basically the same thing.,9,Authorize.Net has really helped smooth out the payment process for our larger customers. They often have multiple accounts they need to pay for in one transaction and/or a high dollar amount to process. We have never had to deal with a chargeback from a transaction processed in Authorize.Net. We get chargebacks from our other platform a few times every month.,Square POS,Salesforce Community Cloud, Esker Document Process Automation, SmartsheetA Secure, Solid Standard, Just a Bit StodgyWe implement Authorize.net as a payment gateway in a variety of situations, but primarily for ecommerce sites. I work with it primarily in an implementation, customization, and troubleshooting capacity. Authorize.net provides a secure and lower-risk method of collecting payment information online. Using Authorize.net can reduce PCI compliancy concerns for websites and businesses, and provide a cost-effective means of secure payment processing.,Security Customer Service Variety of Implementation methods, SDKs and APIs Testing Methodology,User Interface Documentation Plug and play solutions,9,Higher efficiency of payment implementations Higher security of payment collection options,PayPal Payments, Stripe and Braintree,1&1, Beanstalk, Bitbucket, Bluehost, CDW, CentOS, Cisco ASA, CloudFlare, Cloudflare Content Delivery Network, DigitalOcean, DreamHost, GitHub, GoDaddy, Google Analytics, HostGator, Joomla!, LastPass, Liquid-Web, Magento Community Edition, Malwarebytes, MySQL, Network Solutions, New Relic APM, SiteGround Web Hosting, Slack, Ubuntu Linux, VMware ESXi, Vagrant, Oracle VM VirtualBox, WooCommerce, WordPress, Yoast Wordpress SEO Plugins, Amazon CloudFront, Amazon Web ServicesAuthorize.Net ReviewI used Authorize.net to complete development of the payment portal cycle using Authorize.net API and AngularJS modules. It was being used for a specific product that I was developing at Macate Corp. (through Innominds). Essentially, there’s no one out there setting up gateways at the same scale as Authorize.Net. They provide a ton of free add-on features, including fraud prevention filters, a simple checkout system, subscription/recurring billing and customer information storage for shipping addresses and payment info so your customers won’t have to reenter it every time. They also provide e-check processing (even without a merchant account) for an extra fee.,There’s a lot to love about Authorize.Net. They provide a ton of free add-on features, including fraud prevention filters, a simple checkout system, subscription/recurring billing and customer information storage for shipping addresses and payment info so your customers won’t have to reenter it every time. They also provide e-check processing (even without a merchant account) for an extra fee. I also like that you can use the AuthNet virtual terminal with a USB card reader.,The lack of data portability is a big issue for me. Authorize.net uses the same $49.00 gateway setup fee to scam merchants out of money, which is no better than any of the other gateways out there. Their customer service is not up to the mark. You can get stuck if you need any help from their end.,9,I believe Authorize.Net performs well and provides a ton of great features. But I hope they don’t rest on their laurels, because the gateway business is becoming more and more competitive. The virtual terminal allow you to accept payments from any internet-connected computer. Authorize.Net has the additional benefit of being compatible with certain USB cad readers, which allows you to qualify for swiped interchange rates when the card is present. This means that you can turn your computer into a fully-functional point of sale with no loss of interchange savings. Unlike credit and debit transactions – you don’t actually need a merchant account to process e-checks. You can do this with just an Authorize.Net account and nothing more.,Braintree,Slack, MongoDB, Skype
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July 14, 2018

Authorize.Net Review: "Super user friendly!"

Score 9 out of 10
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Pros and Cons

  • Authorize.Net operates seamlessly to process our online payments.
  • Authoize.Net has a super user-friendly administrator site.
  • Authorize.Net has a great reporting feature.
  • The administrator home page is a bit cluttered. They would be better served to use more drop down lists, etc. to free up some space on the home page.
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July 02, 2018

Authorize.Net Review: "Authorize.Net is a great processing platform with many benefits"

Score 9 out of 10
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Pros and Cons

  • Authorize.Net is extremely secure. The advanced fraud detection suite is great at preventing chargebacks and fraudulent transactions.
  • Authorize.Net processes transactions very quickly. The funds are deposited quickly as well.
  • Authorize.Net does not limit the size of transactions.
  • Authorize.Net can process transactions is many different currencies, which is especially helpful for a global company such as the one I work for.
  • Authorize.Net is much more expensive than other services offering basically the same thing.
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November 03, 2016

Authorize.Net: "Authorize.Net Review"

Score 9 out of 10
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Pros and Cons

  • There’s a lot to love about Authorize.Net. They provide a ton of free add-on features, including fraud prevention filters, a simple checkout system, subscription/recurring billing and customer information storage for shipping addresses and payment info so your customers won’t have to reenter it every time.
  • They also provide e-check processing (even without a merchant account) for an extra fee.
  • I also like that you can use the AuthNet virtual terminal with a USB card reader.
  • The lack of data portability is a big issue for me.
  • Authorize.net uses the same $49.00 gateway setup fee to scam merchants out of money, which is no better than any of the other gateways out there.
  • Their customer service is not up to the mark. You can get stuck if you need any help from their end.
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July 25, 2016

Authorize.Net Review: "Authorize.net with nopCommerce (eCommerce) framework worked perfect"

Score 10 out of 10
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Pros and Cons

  • It worked very well with Address Verification System which we needed the most for our online customers to validate credit card payments.
  • As a technical lead, integration with Microsoft .Net platform is easy for both a sandbox and live environment. I appreciate Authorized.net for its sandbox environment and SDK to test. So I was able to prove the payment integration service to business users.
  • PCI compliance is of utmost importantance for our eCommerce site, but we're not ready yet to implement the infrastructure. Authorized.net has the PCI compliance that we need.
  • Authorized.net's administration web site UI is very primitive while a lot of web sites are adapting to a modern UI design.
  • Sometime my business users don't know how to use Authorized.net's admin site to manage customer transactions. That's where the usability issues are.
  • I know sandbox is for testing, but sometimes I couldn't test a few scenarios in a sandbox environment. I received a server error and process failed error message with my test credit card intermittently. It is really important for us to test all possible scenarios, and Authorized.net's sandbox is the only environment we can rely on.
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July 18, 2016

Authorize.Net: "Authorize.net Review in non-profit space."

Score 8 out of 10
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Pros and Cons

  • Easy to connect to merchant accounts via plugin or API.
  • Existing libraries make it fairly easy to plug and play with a variety of coding languages.
  • Consistency in the API. As with any mature product, different areas of the API are at different stages. This can make integration of different features or products somewhat confusing.
  • SSL protected/hosted JS library to offload any need for PCI compliance from the end user.
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July 15, 2016

Authorize.Net Review: "Let Authorize.net do what it does best. Show you the money!"

Score 7 out of 10
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  • Adjust Security Fraud when needed.
  • Manage monthly donor account, cancel or adjust. View all history on a donor in the system.
  • Building reports for reconciliation with our bank account and credit card billing accounts.
  • Authorize.net has a problem talking with other systems and databases, which is good for security but bad for convenience.
  • The look up system for donors is old styled and limiting.
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August 15, 2016

Authorize.Net Review: "Avoid Authorize.net if you are a growing business looking to leverage customer data"

Score 4 out of 10
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  • Authorize.net does a great job of storing customer information in a simple, easy to find way. I could easily search for customers by name, email address, mailing address, or customer ID and find all previous payments they made.
  • Authorize.net's customer support team was always helpful and quick to fix issues. Whenever I emailed and contacted them, I was confident that I would get a response that same day. They provide support through both email and live chat, which is great.
  • I found Authorize.net to be competitively priced and even cheaper than many of its competitors. The fees were reasonable and in line with industry standards and there were no "hidden fees".
  • Authorize.net's user interface is far below average and feels like it has not been updated since the early 2000s. It's difficult to find the needed tools. It takes a lot of training to get new users up to speed and using the platform. In general, Authorize.net is in need of a major site re-design.
  • Authorize.net's Recurring Billing feature is unreliable. There is not a way to filter by time-frame (monthly, yearly, etc.) and canceling subscriptions is only possible one at a time. The platform would often duplicate customers instead of adding billing details to the already existing customer.
  • Importing, exporting, and uploading content into Authorize.net is difficult. Content must be formatted in a very specific manner. Because of this, I do no recommend Athourize.net to anyone who has large amounts of data it wants to transfer to or from the platform.
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Authorize.Net is a payment gateway software solution offered by Visa featuring secure data processing and fraud protection.
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