Payment Options

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Make a Payment on your Account:


You can make your payments and pay your bills online through our secure website using the payment link above. Your payment and personal information is always safe. Our Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) software is the industry standard and among the best software available today for secure commerce transactions. It encrypts all of your personal information, including credit card number, name, and address, so that it cannot be read over the internet. This is a guaranteed safe and secure way to pay your bill at First Step.

We respect and are committed to protecting your privacy. First Step's vendor may collect personally identifiable information when you visit our site. They also automatically receive and record information on our server logs from your browser including your IP address, cookie information and the page(s) you visited. First Step's vendor will not sell your personally identifiable information to anyone. We hold our patients in the highest regard and their information is kept secure at all times. All refunds when necessary will be processed through our business office at First Step and are usually issued by check within 30 days of the refund request.

Authorize.netYou can make payments towards a First Step account online with confidence. We have partnered with Authorize.Net, a leading payment gateway since 1996, to accept credit cards and electronic check payments safely and securely for the individuals and families we serve. The Authorize.Net Payment Gateway manages the complex routing of sensitive customer information through the electronic check and credit card processing networks. See an online payments diagram to see how it works. First Step Recovery Center Inc. is registered with the Authorize.Net Verified Merchant Seal program.

First Step and adhere to strict industry standards for payment processing, including:

  • 128-bit Secure Sockets Layer (SSL) technology for secure Internet Protocol (IP) transactions.
  • Industry leading encryption hardware and software methods and security protocols to protect customer information.
  • All of your personal information is encrypted including credit card number, name, and address, so that it cannot be read over the internet.
  • Compliance with the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard (PCI DSS).
  • Guaranteed 100% safe and secure way to make a payment to First Step.

For additional information regarding the privacy of your sensitive cardholder data, please read the Authorize.Net Privacy Policy.