Which online payment methods to accept in the US?

The top three online payment methods in the US: MasterCard, VISA en American Express.

These credit cards are followed by PayPal and Discover (credit card). Apple Pay and Amazon Pay are becoming more and more popular.

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United States (US)
E-commerce Market Profile

Find below the key stats for the US ecommerce market.
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United States Dollar (USD)

Household Internet Access Rate

Internet Country Code


B2C E-commerce Market Size

603.9 billion USD (2015 est.)

Population (+ Global Rank)

332.6 million (2020) (#3)

Online Payment Methods

Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover, PayPal, ACH, eChecks, Bank Transfers, Google Wallet, Amazon Wallet, Apple Pay

Country GDP (+ Global Rank)

$19,490,000,000,000 (#2)

National E-commerce Association(s)


GDP per capita (+ Global rank)

$59,800 (#19)

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Number of Payment Providers


Online Payment Methods in the US

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