The #1 Payments Partner For Firearm Retailers

Tactical Payments is the #1 trusted credit card processing partner for ALL types of firearms businesses. Ammunition, Accessories, Gun Shops,  and more.

If you’re an FFL or firearms business, Apply Online Now to take advantage of our rock-bottom costs, simple integrations, and great customer service!

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We’re proud to serve FFLs & other firearms businesses.

  • No-Obligation Instant Quote
  • Low Rates & Fast Approvals
  • USA-Based Customer Support

Why Do Fire Businesses Choose Tactical Payments?

Our award-winning Customer Service Team has been recognized by numerous industry organizations. Notice the difference!

Second Amendment Friendly. Unlike the big banks, we’re proud to serve FFLs and all types of firearms businesses.

Simple, Rock-Bottom Pricing. You’ll be able to accept VISA, MasterCard, Discover, and AMEX at very low rates (and no surprise fees).

USA-Based Customer Service. Say goodbye to long hold times. Talk to our USA-Based Customer Service team by chat, email or phone.

Earn More Net Revenue With Our Transparent, Low Fees

You deserve a payment partner that respects your business, and delivers credit card processing at a low cost.

Know what you pay, and get paid fast. We’ll offer you a competitive, transparent fee structure. You’ll see your sales deposits in your account as soon as the next business day.

Our Competitive Pricing is just one of the the reasons that FFLs are switching to Tactical Payments every single day!


Call Our Team at (888) 281-5830

Save Time With Our Easy-To-Use Mobile Payment Options​


PAX S80 Terminal

The EMV Smart & Magnetic Card Reader PAX S80 allows retail businesses to accept debit and credit card transactions, add tips, and generate receipts. An all-in-one simple equipment solution.


  • Model: PAX S80
  • Connects via DIAL or IP
  • Built-in thermal printer


  • All Major Credit Cards
  • Contactless Cards
  • EMV Chip Cards & Swipe
  • Store Gift Cards



Swift B250 Mobile Swiper

The Swift B250 connects via Bluetooth Low Energy to a smartphone or a tablet device. This device is ideal for businesses looking to take payments in the field and on the go. 


  • Model: Swift B250
  • Connects via Bluetooth
  • Comes Fully Pre-Programmed


  • All Major Credit Cards
  • ApplePay & Debit Cards
  • EMV Chip Cards & Swipe
  • Store Gift Cards




PAX A920

The PAX A920 offers a 5″ IPS touchscreen, dual built in camera and scanner, thermal printer, and optional inventory tracking, DATA plans, and cloud based reporting.


  • Model: PAX A920
  • Connects via WiFi/Data/BT
  • 5″ Touchscreen


  • All Major Credit Cards
  • Contactless Cards
  • EMV Chip Cards & Swipe
  • Store Gift Cards



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Who Is Tactical Payments?

Tactical Payments was founded in 2017 with a simple mission: to provide world class, cost-efficient merchant services to the firearms industry.

Located in Houston, Texas, our team is proud to provide credit card processing solutions to all kinds of gun dealers, as well as many other other businesses in the industry.

So what makes us different? First, at Tactical Payments, we support the 2nd Amendment. Unlike the big banks, we are proud to work with firearms industry businesses as our partners.

Second, Tactical Payments has extensive partnerships with 2nd Amendment-friendly processors and sponsor banks. These relationships allow us to provide the most reliable solutions in the industry, plus very competitive processing rates.

Third, we don’t outsource our customer support. Our friendly support team is located in the USA, and has decades of industry experience to serve you better.

So come get with a processing partner who will give your business the respect and service it deserves. Our friendly customer support team is standing by to approve your application!

TacticalPay Radio

Tactical Entrepreneur is the weekly business show for the firearms industry. The podcast features in-depth interviews with the entrepreneurs, professionals and technologists who are enabling the next generation of firearms businesses to innovate and grow.

From attracting and keeping good employees, to employing technology that cuts costs and streamlines your firearms business, to understanding the tax and gun regulations that uniquely apply to our industry, if it impacts firearms businesses, we cover it on Tactical Entrepreneur.

If you’re interested in more firearms industry content, check out the TacticalPay Radio Podcast. From handgun shooting to hog hunting, from accounting to AR15’s… shotguns, rifles, accessories, concealed carry, trade shows, gun rights, sales trends, and more. Click here for the podcast homepage.