Tuesday, January 8, 2008

Google Checkout Fees Starting February 1, 2008

Google Checkout has become a very popular method to accept credit cards via your web site. If your web site is hosted by IPOWERWEB and you do or are considering selling products check out Google Checkout. Currently all Google Checkout sales are free until February 1, 2008. This means that you won't be charged any fees per transaction when sell a product or service via your web site using Google Checkout. Although once February 1, 2008 comes around transactions via Google Checkout will no longer be free, you will have to pay a fee for every single transaction that goes through your web site. The following is the new price breakdown for all Google Checkout transactions as of February 1, 2008.

Sales of up to 10 times your monthly AdWords spend will remain FREE.

Sales in excess of 10 times your monthly AdWords spend will be incur a fee of 2% + $0.20 per transaction.

If you run an e-Commerce web site and are looking for a way to accept payments online, Google Checkout is a great program.

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