eCheck Payment Gateway

Accept online payments through online checks (echecks) securely for your event registrations through eCheck.

Event organizers like you prefer Event Espresso for planning art classes, conferences, nonprofit events, workshops, seminars, and more! Use an event registration plugin for WordPress like Event Espresso along with our eCheck add-on to receive online payments through echecks from your attendees.


Why eCheck?

echecks for event registrations eCheck is available to event organizers in the United States. Your attendees will be able to register online for your events on your WordPress website using your event registration form with eCheck through Event Espresso and pay for their event registrations using a check. As your attendees register and pay with your event registration form and eCheck, then you’ll see the funds appear in your merchant account.


Event organizers choose eCheck so they can receive payments through online checks for their event registrations.

With a new merchant account with in you can start accepting online payments securely for your event registrations using checks through Need a merchant account with You can get started on


How do I get started with eCheck for my event registrations?


Are you currently using Event Espresso for your event registrations on your WordPress website? You can purchase the eCheck extension for Event Espresso here while logged into your account on You’ll then see eCheck in your downloads area in the lower right of your account page.

Need a support license for Event Espresso?

Here are the steps to get started with Event Espresso and eCheck right now.

1) Join other event organizers who prefer Event Espresso for their event registrations and purchase a support license for Event Espresso today

2) Afterward, you’ll be logged into your new account on and, a welcome email will be sent to your email address

3) Follow the quick start guide for Event Espresso to get up and running quickly with your events through Event Espresso and eCheck

If you need a merchant account with, then you can sign up for one today at


Frequently asked questions about the eCheck payment gateway


Is a WordPress website required?
Event Espresso is a plugin for WordPress so you’ll need a website running WordPress to use Event Espresso. If you don’t currently have a website, then check out Event Smart where you can use event registration software with eCheck.

How can I set up a recurring payment, payment plan, or a subscription through eCheck?
Recurring payments, payment plans, or subscriptions are not currently supported in the eCheck payment gateway. When an attendee pays for their event registrations with eCheck, they pay up front so, you receive your funds right away.

When I refund a payment, does it also refund through eCheck?
Refunds in Event Espresso 4 are currently a two-step process. First, apply the refund through the transaction details screen of Event Espresso in your WP-admin (WP dashboard). Then log in to your merchant account and process the refund.

Is an SSL certificate needed for eCheck?
A dedicated SSL certificate is recommended if you are accepting payments on your website.

Do I need to be PCI compliant?
Compliance with the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standards (PCI DSS) is required if you are processing, storing, or transmitting credit card data. Event Espresso recommends using a dedicated SSL certificate on your website.

View more information on PCI compliance from


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The eCheck payment gateway documentation can help you with questions like:

– How do I install the add-on on my WP website once I’ve purchased it from
– How do I set up the extension once I install and activate it on my WordPress website?
– What are some common questions about the add-on?

Check out the documentation for eCheck payment gateway.

Still, need more help? Log in to your account on and get help from our support team today.

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