Written by Valérie Isaksen. Posted in Payment methods is one of the world's most respected payment processors. You will need to open an account with a third-party reseller - they do not sell directly to merchants. YOU MUST FIRST have a valid Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) certificate properly installed. Ask your web host to install this for you.

For additional assistance with AIM, see After SSL is installed, go to CONFIGURATION - Configuration - Shop Tab and make sure the "Enable SSL for sensible areas (recommended)" box is checked.

Login ID and Transaction Key

After you have been approved for an account by, get this information from your Account Information or Welcome Email.

Secure Post

You must have SSL installed and configured correctly for this to work.

Use Sandbox, Sandbox Login ID and Sandbox Transaction Key

Put your payment method into TEST MODE.

Credit Cards

Start typing in the box for a list of credit cards to appear. Click each credit card name to select it, then repeat for multiple cards.


If you have uploaded a small image to display on payment methods, select it here.

CVV images

OPTIONAL: CVV is Credit Card Verification Value, the 3-digit number usually on the back of your card. Select an image you have uploaded for the CVV Tooltip Help that shows the 3-digit number circled on the back of a credit card.