How to Start an Internet Merchant Account

If you are looking to start an online business, hoping to take your existing business online, or looking to convert an informational website into one that can make sales, the first thing that you will need to do is to select an Internet merchant account.  A merchant account enables you to accept various forms of payment and to have it deposited into your bank account.  Of course, making the right choice is critical and it comes down to knowing where to get started.