Am I a high risk merchant?

A high risk category is determined by a number of factors, such as whether:

  • the business is in the high risk category
  • the business is off shore
  • it employs questionable marketing or sales strategies

Some common high risk categories include:

  • Airlines
  • Online chat or personals line
  • Credit counseling or repair
  • Travel agencies
  • Nutraceuticals or supplements
  • Subscription based services
  • Gambling