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Priority Payment Systems Local® is renowned as a leading merchant payment acquirer in the United States. Established in 2013, Priority Payment Systems Local® has steadfastly pursued its vision of creating a merchant-focused payments platform, successfully positioning itself as a prominent figure in consumer payments and payment-adjacent services. The foundation of Priority's remarkable growth lies in its three core pillars: a cost-efficient, agile payment processing infrastructure; a proprietary, versatile product platform; and a dedicated, efficient distribution engine targeting business-to-consumer (B2C) payments.

Priority Payment Systems (PRTH), Local’s executive partner, with its headquarters in Alpharetta, GA, is a beacon of innovation and excellence in the field. The company proudly employs over 900 dedicated professionals and operates from a purpose-built campus. This campus is not only a testament to Priority's commitment to its employees and operations but also features state-of-the-art infrastructure and security, ensuring the highest standards of service and reliability in the industry.

Revolutionizing Payment Processing: Our Journey from 2013 to Leading Fintech Innovators

Welcome to Priority Payment Systems Local®, the intersection where cutting-edge innovation, unparalleled expertise, and exceptional service unite to transform the world of payment processing. We are more than just a company; we are a catalyst for change in the financial transaction sphere. Join us as we continue to break new ground, offering solutions that are as innovative as they are reliable. At Priority Payment Systems Local®, we're not just keeping pace with the future; we're defining it.

Join us at Priority Payment Sytems Local®, where your business success isn't just an aspiration; it's our PRIORITY. Let's embark on this journey of growth and innovation together, creating a future where every transaction advances your business goals.

In 2013, Priority Payment Systems Local® embarked on an ambitious mission to redefine the world of payment processing. What began as a vision has now flourished into a reality marked by remarkable growth and relentless innovation. Over the years, we have transitioned from being just another player in the market to becoming a leading force in the payment processing industry.

Our evolution is characterized by our commitment to not just keep pace with, but to set new standards in fintech solutions. We have consistently pushed the boundaries of technology, creating an ecosystem that's not just state-of-the-art, but also ahead of its time. Our journey is a testament to our dedication to transforming payment experiences, empowering businesses with solutions that are as advanced as they are user-friendly.

Today, Priority Payment Sytems Local® stands as a beacon of progress, synonymous with cutting-edge fintech solutions that are reshaping the financial landscape. Our story is one of bold moves, innovative leaps, and a relentless pursuit of excellence in payment processing.

At Priority Payment Sytems Local®, our services extend beyond diversity; they are meticulously crafted to cater to the specific demands of a wide range of industries. By collaborating closely with our bank sponsors on leading networks like FISERV, TSYS, & Elavon, we've built an unparalleled array of products and services. This robust network is bolstered by our innovative in-house solutions and strategic partnerships with the industry’s top gateway, SaaS and hardware providers.

Our expertise spans across various sectors, from Automotive to Retail, Hospitality to Quick Serve Restaurants, and E-commerce to Medical. We also cater to the unique needs of emerging startups, established enterprises, and specialized markets like CBD, wholesale/B2B, utilities, and franchises.

Our specialization lies in providing advanced payment processing solutions, including ACH, Banking as a Service, and Invoicing. We are also at the forefront of offering compliant platforms for Cash Discount, Dual Pricing, and Surcharging.

At Priority Payment Systems Local®, we are committed to delivering bespoke payment solutions that drive success across all business landscapes.

The cornerstone of Priority Payment Sytems Local® lies in the unparalleled dedication and expertise of our team. Comprising industry veterans and visionary professionals, our team is much more than the engine that drives our company – they are the architects of our success.

Each member of our team brings a wealth of knowledge and experience, elevating Priority Payment Sytems Local® above and beyond the industry standards. Their skills and insights have not only earned us internal acclaim but have also been recognized externally. We are proud to have an award-winning sales and support team, renowned for their exceptional service, profound knowledge, and an unwavering commitment to excellence.

It's their expertise and dedication that guarantee every interaction with Priority Payment Sytems Local® is not only seamless but also enriching and productive. From providing insightful solutions to ensuring the highest level of customer satisfaction, our team is the embodiment of professionalism and excellence. Their relentless pursuit of excellence and passion for service are what make us who we are – a leader in the payment processing industry, distinguished by our people as much as by our products.

At Priority Payment Sytems Local®, our commitment transcends the boundaries of delivering cutting-edge products; we are dedicated to revolutionizing the payment experience for our clients. Our aim is to provide a dynamic and constantly evolving suite of products, each designed with the future of fintech in mind.

But innovation is just part of our story. We pair our advanced offerings with an unparalleled level of service. Our team understands the critical nature of quick and efficient responses, ensuring that every request and issue is addressed with the utmost urgency and proficiency. We are dedicated to ensuring that our clients' businesses not only run smoothly but also thrive in today's fast-paced market.

Our pledge is simple yet powerful: to ensure that every interaction with Priority Payment Sytems Local® is as rewarding and productive as our payment solutions. We are not just a service provider; we are a partner in your business's growth and success.

In the ever-changing realm of finance, Priority Payment Sytems Local® stands as a steadfast ally. We pledge to be more than just a service provider; we aim to be a trusted partner in your business's journey. Understanding that each business is unique, we meticulously tailor our solutions to perfectly align with your specific needs. Our goal is to streamline your payment processing, making it not only efficient but also a seamless aspect of your business operations.

As we navigate the complexities of the financial landscape together, we remain committed to innovation and leadership in the payment processing industry. Our focus is unwavering: to ensure your business not only succeeds but thrives.

Our Mission

Our mission is to build a merchant-inspired payments platform that advances the goals of our partners of any size. How? Our philosophy is straight and simple: Customer Service is No. 1. Our dedication to this has earned us the Premier President's Club Award every year since inception- awarded for excellence in service, technology, and pricing, always putting merchants' needs at the forefront of everything we do.

As featured in the NJBIA Magazine