thedatabank, gbc works with three payment gateway providers, listed below for comparison. Information and prices listed are subject to change. Be sure to contact the vendors directly to confirm pricing (contact information below).

Payment Gateway Partners

 IATS PaymentsAuthorize.netPayPal Payments ProPayPal Checkout
Service TypePayment GatewayPayment GatewayPayment GatewayOnline Wallet
Integrates with the Databank YesYesYesYes
Real-Time Processing Yes YesYesYes
Deposits funds to Clients Next Business Day 1-2 Business Days
Immediately**Immediately (if buyer uses their PayPal balance or a credit card)**
Setup Fee None NoneNoneNone
Credit Cards Supported Visa, MasterCard, Discover, AMEX Visa, MasterCard, Discover, AMEX Visa, MasterCard, Discover, AMEXVisa, MasterCard, Discover, AMEX
Requires Separate Merchant AccountNoYes*NoNo
Recurring Donations YesYesYes (Credit cards only)No
EFT/ACH YesYesNo***Yes (buyer pays with PayPal balance or linked checking or savings account)
Monthly Charge $10$25$30None
Per Transaction Charge · 2.6% Visa/DSC;
· 2.8% MC;
· 3.41% AMX;

+ $0.30
2.9% + $0.30
· 501(c)(3): 2.2% + $0.30
· All others: 2.9% + $0.30
· 501(c)(3): 2.2% + $0.30
· All others: 2.9% + $0.30
PayPal AccountN/AN/ANot requiredRequired unless the PayPal Account Optional option is enabled in your PayPal profile.

* Merchant account setup may require extra fees. With a combined account, Authorize.Net helps set up the merchant account.
** Funds are deposited to your PayPal balance. Transfer them to your linked bank account at any time.
*** Use PayPal Checkout to offer payment by check.

Contact Information

IATS Paymentsauthorized payment
IATS Payments
1-866-300-4287
iats@iatspayments.com
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How Authorize.net processes payments
PayPal Payments Pro
How to set up PayPal Payments Pro
PayPal Checkout
How to set up PayPal Checkout