Originally Posted by PappaJohn
This is a bad idea! Before you attempt to store CC information, I strongly suggest you fully research the applicable laws for your country.
Based on your question, I suspect that you do not have the experience nor the resources to do this securely & legally. You could be opening yourself and your client to significant liability.
John, thank you for your input.
You are right, I do not have experience with building secure payment applications and have only worked with magento, zen cart etc.
I am going to be working with a third-party company called Acuity http://acuityscheduling.com/
- they advised that the software has the functionality to implement such a form within their framework.