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Are you taking advantage of surcharge and payment fee with Datacap today?

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Datacap has you covered with <SurchargeWithLookup> for credit card surcharging  and <PaymentFee> for cash discounting/non-cash adjustments. Merchants can use both transaction types if desired. Here’s a brief breakdown of each transaction:


  • Surcharging is regulated (by stateand allows merchants to mitigate processor fees associated with processing credit card transactions.
  • Datacap’s <SurchargeWithLookup> function leverages a living BIN table in real-time to ensure that only eligible cards are surcharged, maintaining merchant compliance with card brand regulations.

Payment Fee

  • A “Payment Fee” is not regulated and can be applied to any transaction.
  • “Payment Fee” can be described as just about anything (often identified as cash discounting, reverse cash discounting, or non-cash adjustment). This can also be applied to COVID fee, cleaning fee, service fee, inflation fee, etc.

Add support for Surcharge and Payment Fee today!