Amazon Payments: What Are the Key Benefits?

amazon paymentsWith Amazon Payments, hundreds of millions of Amazon customers can pay on your site with the information already stored in their Amazon accounts.

It's fast, easy and secure and helps you add new customers, increase sales, and reduce fraud costs. Leverage the trust of Amazon to grow your business. 

  • Trusted by Customers. Make Amazon's customers your customers with a simpler way to pay. Amazon buyers are highly satisfied with their payment experience on Amazon. Add Amazon Payments to your site and give them a familiar choice they already know and trust.
  • Increase sales. Capture sales you might otherwise miss from buyers who are reluctant to enter their credit card information. Increase buyer confidence and encourage new customers to buy on your site and return to buy again.
  • Proven Fraud Protection. Reduce your costs and protect your business with Amazon's proven fraud detection. Protect your business with the same sophisticated fraud detection technology used by Amazon at no additional cost.
  • No add-on fees, period. Help lower the total cost of accepting payments for your business with low, volume-based pricing: 2.9% + $0.30 per transaction, or less. You know up front what you will pay because there are no hidden fees or add-ons for monthly use, setup, cancellation or unused authorizations.

Key Features of Checkout by Amazon

  • Shipping rates and Sales tax: Checkout by Amazon provides real-time shipping and sales tax calculation when customers place orders. It provides tools to easily configure the shipping and sales tax rates.
  • Promotions: Checkout by Amazon provides tools to create and offer customized promotions to your customers.
  • Order management: Checkout by Amazon provides tools to view, edit, settle, and cancel orders, search orders by date, download orders in a text file, and print shipping labels and packing slips.
  • Co-branded payment pages: You can co-brand the checkout pipeline hosted by Amazon Payments with your own logo.

Key Benefits For Your Customers

  • Convenience: Customers can use the information in their account to complete purchases on your website without having to re-enter their shipping address or payment information. Customers can also place orders instantly using Amazon's patented 1-Click feature.
  • Trusted checkout experience: The secure and familiar checkout experience customers enjoy at is now available on your website.
  • Purchase protection for your customers: Your customers will feel more confident buying from your site knowing that they have the same protection under the Amazon A-to-z Guarantee that they have when they shop on
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