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PartnershipsAscent and ChargeAutomation Expand the Opportunities for Vacation Rental Managers



Toronto, Canada

About Charge Automation

ChargeAutomation is key to increased guest experience & revenue while maintaining efficient, frictionless operation.

Use ChargeAutomation FREE online check-in tool to collect Guest ID, selfie, document, custom questions, rental agreement, e-signature & offer personalized guest portal with guidebook.

Another powerful feature of ChargeAutomation is the smooth collection of security deposit, reservation payment & upselling.

Create single & streamlined workflow to collect:

✅ Pre-arrival info (ID, Selfie, E-signature, T&C...etc.)

✅ Payment & Security Deposit

✅ Upsell (Upgrades, Services, Tours ...etc.)

✅ Guest Portal (Guidebook, Upsell, Chat, Smartlock)

✅ Connection to 120+ Payment Gateways

✅ 100% Chargeback Protection

ChargeAutomation is integrated with many of the top Property Management Systems (PMS) used by leading vacation rental managers including but not limited to:

Click here to see if your rental management software is integrated with ChargeAutomation. Through your ChargeAutomation account, you can connect with Ascent Payment Solutions – the rental manager’s destination for payment processing.

Ascent’s Benefits For ChargeAutomation Clients

A few of the ways we can make your life easier by sharing some features that set us apart from other payment solution providers:

  • ASCENT has specialized in payment processing for the vacation lodging industry including the short & long-term rental markets for more than 20 years. Unlike a local bank or large generic processors, we truly understand how your business works and offer the best rates and service with the most transparent Interchange Plus program
  • Ascent offers clients credit/debit card processing at the lowest rates possible as well ACH/E-check services.
  • As Merchant of Record (MOR), your relationship is direct with the underwriting bank so that you have more control over your money.
  • We walk you through all steps involved to get your PCI Compliance certificate providing essential security, peace of mind, and breach coverage*
  • We offer full chargeback support at no additional cost
  • You as the merchant are refunded your credit card fees on credits and returns that you run (Net Billing), this can add up to substantial savings over the course of the year
  • ASCENT will proactively review (free of charge) what a tenant receives from you to make sure your documents are the most effective in standing up against chargebacks (eg. Confirmation, Terms and Conditions, Lease Agreements, etc.)
  • No Setup Fees, No Contract Length Requirement, No Cancellation or Early Termination Fees

*partner bank may provide financial coverage if you are certified PCI compliant through their program


Our team is here to ensure starting to accept payments or your payment transition is seamless. We deliver the most advanced solutions for our merchants and partners with respect, honesty, and transparency.

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