Ok I was using paypal as my recurring payment provider. Now I am paying paypal $30 a month for pro plan or whatever and $30 more for recurring payments. I don't want to pay that and have them taking 2% + $.30 per transaction. I was looking at other gateways and saw that I have a lot of other options. Now this is my question: how does WHMCS store the credit card info on my SQL database? if so how is it encrypted? Sorry to be so technical but I am in the US and want to make sure that I do not have to worry about being PCI compliant. If you store credit card info you have to be compliant and that costs $150 per month. Thanks for the info.
$60 a month? That's ridiculous. WHMCS stores credit card numbers encrypted using a secret key which is a random generated string in your config file. From what I know WHMCS is fully PCI compliant so you don't have to worry about it.
By the way if you're looking for a merchant account check out merchant express, I just signed up with them and it's going great so far. I don't pay more than 15 bucks a month and 25c + 2.05% per transaction.
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