Acquirers

Grow your profitability by acquiring international card brands

Become an Acquirer

Why you should partner with Discover Global Network

You want revenue growth and global reach. We’re the third-largest payments network in the world1. Together we can open you and your customers up to $312 billion2 in spend opportunity and millions of affluent traveling cardholders.

1. By merchant acceptance. Global Payment Cards Data and Forecasts to 2020 (RBR)

2. Discover Financial Services Annual Report 2015

Benefits for acquirers

Grow Incremental Volume

As the third-largest payments network, we’re able to provide access to a world of global customers.

Access 52+ Million Cardholders3

Our loyal cardholder base is growing – and so are your business opportunities.

Strong Partnership

With nearly 200 direct acquiring relationships worldwide, we build strong partnerships that help you grow.

  • 3. The Nilson Report #1085, May 2016
Discover Digital Exchange

Tap into Tourism and Corporate Spend

Partnering with us allows your merchants to do business with tourists and corporate travelers that use Diners Club International, Discover card, BCcard, RuPay, DinaCard and UnionPay*.

*UnionPay not accepted in Asia Pacific, Canada, or the Caribbean with the exception of the Bahamas and Puerto Rico.

Discover Digital Exchange

Are you a Diners Club International Franchise?

You also have the ability to acquire for all cards running on the Discover Global Network, bringing in billions in spend opportunity.

Interested in becoming a franchise?

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What your customers should know

Build relationships with your customers by letting them know why they should say yes to Discover Global Network.

Easy Acceptance

They’ll continue to receive one statement for all card networks.

Competitive Rates

Credit card rates are comparable to other networks. Debit transactions are often lower.

E-Commerce Growth

Merchants can grow their business online by accepting cards used worldwide.

Resources to help you partner with your customers

Order Signage

Help merchants attract customers at first glance with free signage. Bulk orders available.

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Fraud & Security

Get information on PCI compliance and fraud and security products.

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Chip Card (EMV) Resources

Access materials you need to ensure you and your merchants are ready to accept chip cards.

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Industry Perspectives

Gain insights into a range of topics including emerging technologies and fraud prevention.

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Grow Your Business with Discover Global Network

Ready to take the next step? Find out how acceptance can impact your customers and your business.

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