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We are an independent sales agent for CardConnect, a First Data company. CardConnect is a leading provider of payment processing and technology solutions, helping more than 67,000 organizations – from independent coffee shops to iconic global brands – accept billions of dollars in card transactions each year.
We are one of First Data’s owner-associates dedicated to helping local businesses and the world’s largest companies conduct secure commerce, more than 3,000 transactions per second every day equaling $2.4 trillion per year.
First Data, which spun off from American Express in 1992, has six million merchants, the largest in the payments industry. The company handles 45% of all US credit and debit transactions, including handling prepaid gift card processing for many US brands such as Starbucks. It processes around 2,800 transactions per second and $2.2 trillion in card transactions annually, with an 80% market share in gas and groceries in 2014. First Data’s SpendTrend Report is a key shopping metric for national news networks such as WSJ, USA Today, ESPN, The New York Times, Vox Media, and Bloomberg.