Agent Program

Becoming a CardConnect Paradise (CardConnect Paradise) Agent allows you the flexibility to build your business with a comprehensive range of products and resources dedicated to helping you succeed, including unparalleled training, marketing, reporting and brand name recognition. We design our unique third-party independent sales programs to cover your needs, regardless of your business size.

CardConnect Paradise agents are able to:

  • Depend on excellent customer service
  • Address the needs of nearly every industry, thanks to our comprehensive array of merchant transaction processing solutions
  • Offer one of the highest merchant approval rates in the industry with most applications approved within two business days
  • Benefit from First Data’s reputation in world-class payment capabilities

Tools and Resources

CardConnect Paradise measures our success by the success of our agents. In addition to a highly motivating compensation package, we believe it is equally important to have the resources available to help you significantly improve your bottom line. Our resources encompass both traditional and online marketing and sales tools. We continuously strive to provide effective solutions that help you grow your business.

Our continuing initiative to provide better services and resources to help agents prosper begins with This secure, dedicated Web site designed to facilitate a variety of sales tasks allows you to stay on top of daily sales activities. enables you to:

  • Access forms needed to manage and execute business activities
  • Track applications
  • View office profits
  • Research invoices online

Products and Services

Our Agent Program offers an unparalleled set of products and services that enable merchants to optimize payment processing efficiency. The innovative products and services make us a single-source solution for payment processing.

Take a look at just a few of the products and services we offer:

Terminals and Supplies

We have a full range of POS terminals, wireless solutions, peripherals and supplies, designed to save both time and money while helping merchants make the most of consumer preferences. Merchants can find the right terminal to operate successfully at the point of sale based on the needs of their selling environment.

Payment Solutions

Merchants can simplify payment acceptance and accommodate their customers’ payment preferences by accepting MasterCard®, Visa®, PIN-secured and signature debit, American Express®, Diners®, Discover®, and JCB® cards, checks and gift cards.

For over 40 years, TeleCheck has delivered solutions that make check/ACH acceptance efficient and secure. The TeleCheck® Electronic Check Acceptance® (ECA) program converts paper checks into electronic transactions at the point of sale and deposits these funds into the merchant’s direct deposit account (DDA) generally within two business days. Provided all requirements are met, under the TeleCheck® Warranty Program, merchants receive payment on all checks that they properly authorize through the system.

Gift Card Solutions

With First Data™ Gift Card Solutions, merchants of every size and type can drive traffic to their businesses, increase sales, build brand awareness and improve customer satisfaction.

Merchant Cash Advance Program

Through a referral relationship, our Merchant Cash Advance Program can help merchants turn future credit card sales into working capital and access up to $150,000 per location in as little as five days. Merchants can buy new equipment, renovate their store, expand their business, pay bills, stock shelves, purchase inventory and eliminate payroll concerns.

Retail Solution

The First Data™ Retail Solution helps manage inventory, track sales, control costs, improve customer service and better guide business decisions.

For more information on becoming an CardConnect Paradise Agent please complete the form below and CardConnect Paradise representative will get back to you as soon as possible.
Merchant Account Agent Partnerships Form