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If you are an FFL to FFL e-commerce website owner looking to grow your business, you need a way to accept credit cards in a way that integrates smoothly with your own FFL website and the GunBroker auction platform.

Tasker Payment Gateways LLC can help your FFL business with both.

We can help you with a payment gateway and merchant account recommendation that works for your online FFL to FFL business – both for your own website and for your GunBroker sales. If you would like to learn a little more about GunBroker, and how to use the same gateway for both your GB sales and your e-commerce site, please continue reading below. If you are ready to start accepting credit cards for your 2A business, please click here to get started.

At Tasker Payment Gateways LLC, we’ve been helping high-risk site owners with their payment gateways and recommending merchant accounts since 2002. We set up online FFL to FFL websites and tactical sites with payment gateways and 2A merchant account recommendations that are reliable and stable. We appreciate the 2A and FFL community and help site owners like you accept credit cards online. As a BBB accredited A+ rated provider, our focus is to make sure the payment gateway is set up to fit your business correctly on the back-end. Tasker Payment Gateways LLC cartoon holding a target

Ensuring your payment gateway and the merchant account it connects to are both 2A friendly is crucial since, without proper back-end underwriting and integration for FFL processing, site owners risk shut-down accounts. You can read more about the difference between a payment gateway and a merchant account on the frequently asked questions section of our home page. We have often seen dealers set up a payment gateway through Authorize.Net only to find out later it was not approved for FFL to FFL sales. We will help you avoid that mistake. You can read more about Authorize.Net and FFL sales on our Authorize.Net FFL information page. 

Set up your FFL to FFL business correctly – the first time

Whenever you set up a high-risk business, like FFL to FFL or tactical sales, it’s vital to seek experienced legal advice before you start. There are many federal, state, and local laws that apply, and you want to avoid experiencing unnecessary legal trouble whenever possible.

At the same time, you must find and make use of established site builders and e-commerce software when creating your online FFL store. Even though many platforms have strict Terms and Conditions regarding tactical products they allow to be sold, website builders like BigCommerce, Shopify, Wix, Weebly, Squarespace, PrestaShop, and WooCommerce can work well for FFL salesif the back end merchant account is set up correctly.

GunBroker can help boost your legal, background checked online FFL to FFL sales

That said, it’s not easy to start out and grow an online business. Many successful “FFL to FFL” websites also make use of the long-established 2A auction website GunBroker. Since opening its online auction house back in 1999, GunBroker has established a far-reaching audience that allows you to tap into a broader marketplace with your products. Using GunBroker can be a handy way for you to grow your FFL to FFL sales, and with our help, all your merchant account deposits can flow through one account.

As mentioned, GunBroker facilities FFL to FFL e-commerce transactions. It provides an excellent service of managing legal sales that that go through the federal background check system.  For example, one very popular checkout system we support on GunBroker is the “Immediate Checkout” – as it’s the fastest and simplest checkout method for both the seller and buyer. For more information, you can visit this support page that explains it in greater detail.

2A friendly payment gateways and online credit card processing

When you create your account with GunBroker, you still need to have your own merchant account and payment gateway set up to integrate with their site. Finding the best possible payment gateway and merchant account for an FFL can be difficult if you’re unfamiliar with high-risk processing. However, it’s a vital next step in order to process credit card payments – regardless of whether it’s for your own site, through GunBroker, or, like many, through both.

The good news is that some of our favorite 2A friendly payment gateways work with a wide range of platforms, and even better – they work with GunBroker too. Among the payment gateways that we set up for FFL dealers are Authorize.Net, NMI (Network Merchants Inc), and ePN. If you’re selling a wide variety of products outside of solely selling FFL products, we can set you up correctly with NMI. NMI is beneficial in that regard, as you can manage multiple merchant accounts through one gateway login. Similar to Authorize.Net, ePN is another gateway we regularly recommend for FFL site owners.

With any of the above three gateways, you’ll be able to sell your FFL to FFL products both on your own site as well as through GunBroker. However, and this is a big caveat, all of these need to be set up correctly and connected to a high-risk friendly merchant account on the back end. This is by no means intended to discourage you from using them – they’re excellent. We just want to make sure you know this, so you don’t start selling without everything properly integrated. Our trusted, vetted independent agents help you with this back-end setup. We will quickly and straightforwardly recommend a payment gateway and merchant account that fits your business.

Get expert assistance – it’s better than going it alone

One of the main things we recommend for FFL or tactical e-commerce site owners is that they don’t shy away from getting expert support. When selling FFL to FFL, many moving pieces need to work together, and doing it all by yourself can be too much for most people. This includes the legal aspects, but also when it comes to processing payments.

At Tasker Payment Gateways, we’re more than happy to provide you with free advice and assistance in setting up a 2A friendly payment gateway. All you need to do is get in touch with us here or use the contact form below. We are paid by the providers, not you, in exchange for bringing them quality 2A friendly businesses like yours. We appreciate the FFL community, and we’ve been helping FFL site owners for a long time. As a consequence, we know the industry very well, and we want to help you grow and stably accept credit cards for your FFL to FFL sales! Contact us today to get started or to learn more.

We look forward to helping you sell your products on GunBroker.com and on your own website – contact us today.