We're making you great!

Here's Why You Want to Partner with Us

Certified Payments is the nation’s leading payment provider focused exclusively on the government sector. We invest in payment technology that reflects the evolving needs of consumers and hire the best and the brightest people to serve our clients.
Our book of business is expanding—grow with us.




years of proven success

Inc. 5000

fastest-growing companies in America*


transaction volume and 302 million transactions**

Our integration plan comprises the following phases:


Our Project Management team works with your agency to confirm needs and identify the best integration technology.


Our Implementation Service Delivery Team (ISD) is deployed for advanced product delivery, software integrations and other customized work.


Your agency is given access to our Sandbox, including a full SDK, test scripts and documentation. Our ISD team continues working toward stated milestones/deliverables. 

Go Live

Upon your sign-off, beta test begins. Training is provided. The Operations Team and your Sales Manager help troubleshoot and answer questions.

Security You Can Count On

When we say we deliver a fully secure payment solution, we mean it. Our security team works around the clock, monitoring every transaction, testing systems and maintaining rigorous protocols to keep information secure—and we have never had a data breach. Governments expand their existing software platform with Certified Payments’ PCI level security and collect revenue with our processing solution

Developer Tools & Support

Certified Payments is a full-service payment technology and merchant service provider. You can rely on our depth of knowledge, speed to delivery, and high-touch client and customer support that has proven to be an invaluable combination for success to government clients for more than 20 years.

Flexible APIs
Onboarding Support
Personalized On-site Training
Robust Reporting & Marketing

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Get Ready! Get Set!

Are you a software provider who wants to add payment technology to expand your product offering?

*Our parent company, First American Payment Systems, 2018
**First American Payment Systems, 2019 - The Nilson Report