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Merchant Services

EXPANDED HOURS: Our merchant provider now offers extended hours for technical support, Monday through Saturday 7:00 am to midnight EST.  Help Desk number is: 1-877-544-7626. During Bank hours, you can contact The First at 215-579-3400.

Our credit and debit card processing services accept most major credit cards and ATM cards to offer your customers maximum payment convenience.

The First has been your local provider for merchant products since 1978. We offer state-of-the-art equipment and personal training at your business location.


  • Provides acceptance for VISA®, MasterCard®, American Express®, Discover®, Diners Club®, Debit, debitcards and gift cards
  • Provides a variety of networks and equipment to fit your business needs
  • Supports all sizes and types of merchants. Merchants can process transactions via a swipe terminal, telephone, PC or the Internet
  • Processes transactions through a single terminal or platform with combined settlement and reporting

View our merchant services brochure for more information, and contact us at 215-579-3400 or  To see more of our videos, please visit our YouTube Channel.

“Hi, I’m Kristin Burns of the First National Bank and Trust Company of Newtown. Did you know that by accepting credit and debit cards in your business you can increase sales and your cash flow? We support retail, restaurant, mail order, telephone order, seasonal and internet businesses.  We offer state of the art equipment with hands on training, installation and competitive pricing. You can process credit and debit card transactions by using cell phones, iPads, stand-alone terminals, PCs, point of sale systems or regular telephone. For free analysis or to learn more about credit and debit card processing, please call me at 215-579-3400.”