Patent Number: 8,820,635

Title: Processing a transaction by a terminal

Abstract: A system and method for providing digital receipts for purchase transactions are provided. The method includes the steps receiving information for a first credit card account for executing a transaction; retrieving a first customer record from a database using information from the first credit card account; charging an amount of the transaction to the first credit card account; and transmitting a receipt to a predetermined location of the customer. The predetermined location may be an e-mail address of the customer or a server residing on the network. By receiving digital receipts, a customer or end-user will be able to digitally store these receipts and view or print the receipts out when necessary. Furthermore, the customer will be able to manage the receipts with conventional software packages.

Inventors: Rothschild; Leigh M. (Sunny Isles Beach, FL)

Assignee: Clayco Research Limited Liability Company

International Classification: G06Q 40/00 (20120101)

Expiration Date: 9/02/12018