For pet businesses currently utilizing Google Checkout, perhaps in addition to Paypal, here’s how this may affect you according to Google:
- Merchants selling digital goods may transition to Google Wallet for digital goods Merchants selling through Google-hosted marketplaces (e.g. Google Play) will be unaffected
- Merchants selling physical goods will need to switch to third-party alternatives.
We've investigated a few alternatives to Google Checkout for a few of our pet business clients and here are our recommendations:
Checkout by Amazon is a complete checkout and payment solution for ecommerce retailers. You can offer it as a checkout or payment option on your retail website to enable millions of Amazon customers to use information stored in their Amazon.com accounts to buy on your site. Your customers use shipping addresses and payment methods stored in their Amazon.com accounts to checkout on your website.
A free, easy, and completely customizable platform for splitting payments between you and your providers. With zero additional fees, easy compliance, and flexible escrow, payouts are about to get a lot better for your market-style business.
Stripe is the easiest way to accept credit and debit card payments online. With Stripe, you can create exactly the payment experience you want in your website or mobile app, and (we) they handle everything from security to daily transfers to your bank account.These recommendations should help you in providing alternative payment systems for your pet business customers.