Questions that are answered include, What transaction method do online shoppers prefer? What do I need to do to get a merchant account from my bank? How can I accept credit card transactions if my bank turns me down? How do I choose a credit card service from all the available ones online? What are my risks when I accept credit card transactions online? How do I prevent credit card fraud? Do I need shopping cart software? What alternative methods of accepting payment are available? What do I do if I am an international merchant (i.e., not a U.S. resident)?