Founded in 2009 as a structured spin off of Sage Payment Solutions (SPS), Fairway Payments, Inc. (FPI) is a unique merchant processing company dedicated to providing superior customer service and support to its merchants and partners. Led by Craig Shapero, a 20-year industry veteran and former SVP of SPS, the Fairway Family is a passionate team of experienced payment processing professionals who understand merchant services and specialize in integrated payment processing solutions.

In 2017, Fairway Payments was acquired by i3 Verticals. Based in Nashville, Tennessee, i3 Verticals, LLC is a technology and integrated payments provider for a range of industries throughout the United States. i3 Verticals intends to make additional acquisitions and become a leader in distinct, growing verticals by helping customers improve their operating efficiencies, enhance revenues, and streamline their payment processing functions.

Unique Custom Solutions

A secure, encrypted infrastructure that leverages SPS technology, customized systems, and support to provide an extensive range of highly automated, web-based self-service applications that facilitate easy, effortless transactions – online and onsite, 24/7.

One to One Dedication

From the point of purchase to the point of settlement, we offer our clients innovative technology solutions that keep them competitive and enable them to best serve the needs of their customers.

Specialized Team Support

A core team of dedicated specialists that work with and support software integrations – frequently on the premises of the software maker.  A high level partnering model that offers residual rewards to software makers, software implementers and referral sources for new and continuing business.




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Fairway Payments, Inc. is a registered ISO/MSP of BMO Harris Bank, N.A.
Fairway Payments, Inc. is a registered ISO of Wells Fargo Bank, N.A., Walnut Creek, CA