SCHAUMBURG, IL and ATLANTA, GA--(Marketwire - June 18, 2009) - NELiX TransaX (, a leading provider of merchant accounts, ACH accounts, swipe terminals, payment gateways, and software systems which facilitate online payment processing, has joined forces with ControlScan (, a leading provider of Payment Card Industry (PCI) compliance and security solutions exclusively focused on small- to medium-sized merchants, to help TransaX merchants meet mandatory requirements set forth by the PCI Security Standards Council (PCI SSC).

"We chose to partner with ControlScan because of their dedicated focus on PCI compliance for the small merchant community," said Matt Schwartz, president, NELiX TransaX. "ControlScan's easy-to-use solution and personal level of service fits perfectly our business philosophy, the needs of our merchants, and provides us with the critical data we need to evaluate and report the levels of compliance within our merchant portfolio."

NELiX TransaX' merchants will now have access to ControlScan's PCI 1-2-3 compliance solution, accessible via the Web at, which provides merchants with the leading tools and support necessary to analyze, remediate and validate PCI compliance, including:

--  PCI 1-2-3 Self Assessment Questionnaire
--  PCI 1-2-3 Vulnerability Scanning
--  PCI 1-2-3 Security Policy Builder
--  PCI 1-2-3 Security Awareness Training
--  Personal Touch Support

"ControlScan's goal is to provide NELiX TransaX' merchants with the education, as well as an easy-to-use solution which helps ensure that they meet all requirements for protecting all cardholder data," said Jethro Felton, executive vice president, sales and business development, ControlScan. "This relationship allows NELiX TransaX to reduce their risk, as well as the risk of their small merchant community."

For more information about this partnership, please call 1-800-825-3301.

About NELiX TransaX

NELiX® TransaX LLC is a leading provider of cashless payment processing solutions. Based outside of Chicago, IL, NELiX® TransaX provides technology and payment processing solutions to merchant business across the United States. NELiX® TransaX' sister company, NELiX, Inc. is a leader in website design, custom database programming, ecommerce application development, and web hosting.

NELiX® is a registered trademark of NELiX, Inc. NELiX® TransaX LLC is a registered ISO/MSP of BancorpSouth Bank, Tupelo, MS.

About PCI Compliance Provider, ControlScan

Headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, ControlScan is the leading provider of Payment Card Industry (PCI) compliance and security solutions designed exclusively for small- to medium-sized e-commerce and retail merchants, which make up 98% of all merchants. ControlScan provides easy-to-use Web-based security solutions and a personal level of service that make it easy and cost-effective for these businesses to analyze, remediate and validate compliance. The company's core offerings are complemented by a number of value-added products that help merchants maintain a high security posture and market their achievements to shoppers, most notably Breach Protection insurance and Verified Secure security seals. ControlScan is the solution of choice for small merchants and acquirers because it offers security solutions that are built specifically with the small merchant in mind, a personal level of service and the best results. Acquirers and other merchant service providers rely on ControlScan to manage PCI compliance programs for their entire merchant portfolios to ensure maximum compliance rates. For more information about ControlScan call 1-800-825-3301 or visit

Contact Information: Contacts: ControlScan, Inc. Heather Varian Foster 678-279-2644 NELiX TransaX Adam O'Hare 847-407-9405