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CSG Forte

Let them pay how they want. We make it easy.

Offer myriad payment options, painlessly. Accepting online and mobile payments, processing ACH, and other digital payment must-haves are easier with CSG Forte.

Payment solutions that are right on the money

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Accept payments any way, any place, anytime

From online checkout portals to IVR and point-of-sale solutions, you’ll offer every means of fast, secure payments customers could ask for.

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Untangle your payment operations

Spend less time managing payments and gain more insights with back-office solutions for transaction monitoring, dispute management, analytics and more.

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Process with confidence and security

Arm your organization against fraud, bad checks and manual errors using CSG Forte’s validation and verification solutions.

How everyone thrives with CSG Forte


  • CSG Forte is the best partner in payments we’ve ever had.

    Nathan Miller, President & Founder, Rentec Direct

  • Their customer service is awesome…Just dynamite when it comes to making sure we are taken care of.

    Gina Hughes, Cash Management Supervisor, Lucas County

  • There aren’t many companies that utilize the same vendor for more than eight years. There is a reason this has occurred with us in CSG Forte’s case.

    Ido Meros, Senior Vice President, Check21

  • The integration with CSG Forte’s tools created a seamless solution. Integrating with CSG Forte quantifiably saves time and creates a better customer experience.

    Scott Davisson, U.S. Managing Director, Priority Software

  • Forte provides great customer service from beginning stages of planning to final deployment. They definitely still have a personal touch that is missing in so many industries.

    Assistant City Manager, City of Kinston

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CSG Forte: a trusted name in payments

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20+ years of experience

Lower your risk with a payments provider who’s handled all kinds of implementations with all kinds of organizations, including those like yours.

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81K+ merchants served in North America

Government, telecom, insurance and other industry merchants trust CSG Forte as their payments solution provider, including Charter Communications, DISH, Gexa Energy and SedonaOffice.

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$84B in payments processed annually

Entrust your transactions to a major vendor who’s in the top 20, according to The Strawhecker Group’s 2022 Directory of U.S. Merchant Acquirers.

Complete payments platform

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  • Quick and responsive reporting tools
  • User-friendly dashboard
  • Powerful and secure payment processing
  • Advanced management for transactions, funding, customers and more
  • Dispute management to maximize profits

Payments processing

Swift, secure online payments you accept right from your website. Forte Checkout is the perfect blend of easy implementation with robust customization tools.
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  • Process credit cards, debit cards and ACH/eChecks
  • Take one-time payments or use e-wallet capabilities
  • Process a single payment or schedule a recurring set
  • Minimize abandonment and maximize sales
  • Reduce compliance burdens, risks and liability

Payment verification

Don’t let online fraud, manual errors or insufficient funds slow your growth. We have options to help stop bad checks from processing and validate online payments against fraud.
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  • Immediate, actionable responses on every transaction
  • Real-time reporting for Transaction Routing Numbers and invalid checksums
  • Comprehensive routing and bank account (DDA) validation across multiple data sources
  • Daily data source updates
  • Decision codes provided on all transactions and broad access to financial and retail databases

Why CSG Forte

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Leave the complexity to us

Our focus on security and compliance lets you focus on growing your business. We have built-in PCI compliance, tokenization and even P2PE encryption to help reduce risks.

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Fits perfectly with solutions you have

With a vast suite of APIs, our payment solutions integrate smoothly with your existing website, processes and software architecture.

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PaaS puts you in control

With our platform-as-a-service model, you can activate capabilities and deactivate them as needed. You pay for what you use and not for what you don’t.

Awards and recognition

In the payment solutions world, CSG Forte is a big deal

2022 CNP Awards: Best E-Commerce Platform/Gateway and Best Processor
Nacha Preferred Partner
The Strawhecker Group 2022 API Awards: Best of Breed API Set Runner Up

You’re just a conversation away
from a great payments solution

Every organization’s payment challenges are different. Tell us about yours, and let’s figure out the most cost-effective ways to tackle them.
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