The Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS) is a set of requirements designed to ensure that ALL companies that process, store or transmit credit card information, maintain a secure environment. Any merchant that has a Merchant ID (MID) must become compliant. Multiple merchant accounts will require multiple compliance certificates. Please see below on how to become compliant today!
PCI Smart website: www.pcismart.com
In the top navigation click on “Get Started Today”, and you will be linked to the new provider’s portal.
Username: 16 Digit Merchant ID
Default Password: Last five digits of your Merchant ID number followed by your business state abbreviation (must be capitalized with no spaces; example - 00000NY)
If your business has multiple Merchant IDs, you will need to follow the process above for each.
Questions? We have an amazing PCI Help Desk, that not only assists merchants walk through the compliance questionnaire, but can answer any questions.