Personal checks are accepted at Micro Center® stores, provided adequate identification is available. "Starter" checks are not accepted. Micro Center® stores do NOT accept personal or business checks drawn on foreign checking accounts. When using a debit card as payment, the card is charged immediately following the authorization. The Issuing Bank determines when to release the hold on the dollar amount when merchandise is not shipped (backorder) or the order is cancelled.
At Micro Center® stores and Micro Center Online®, you can shop using your MasterCard, VISA, American Express, Discover® Network Card, Diners Club and debit cards. Micro Center® and Micro Center Online® are based in the state of Ohio, USA.
At Micro Center Online®, some exceptions for purchasing online do apply to a small group of individuals and corporations with special purchasing circumstances. Below is more information about what qualifies as an exception, as well as information that can help you place an order.
You are unable to make purchases online in the following instances:
- Corporate Accounts
- Gift Cards
- Delivery to PO Boxes
- Delivery outside the Contiguous United States
As Micro Center Online® continues to develop, the ability to accept more types of online transactions will become available.
If you are interested in obtaining a corporate account, please read about Micro Center® Business Services.
- Micro Center® Business Services
If your account is with Micro Center® Business Services,
we invite you to phone in your order to Customer Support.
To place your order, please print your Shopping Cart list
and contact Business Services.
- Micro Center Online®
If you have an account with Micro Center Online®, we invite you to phone in your order to Customer Support. To place your order, please print your Shopping Cart list and contact Customer Service.
- Local Store Account
If you have an account with an individual Micro Center® Store, purchases against your account can only be made at your local Micro Center® Store. If you have any questions, or if you are unsure if your account is restricted to your local store, please contact Customer Service or contact your local Micro Center® store.
Micro Center® Gift Cards are available for use and purchase only at your local Micro Center Store. Micro Center Online® does not sell Gift Cards, nor accepts them as payment.
The maximum order amount for orders being shipped to an APO or FPO address is $500. Please note that these deliveries take from 6 to 8 weeks after the order is placed. See Shipping Rates.
If your order will be shipped to a PO Box, we invite you to phone in your order to Customer Support. To place your order, please print your shopping bag list and contact Customer Service.
Display of order summary does not signify our acceptance of an order, nor does it constitute confirmation of our offer to sell. We reserve the right, at any time and without prior notice, to cancel or limit the quantity of product available for any item. Unless otherwise specified, manufacturer mail-in rebates are limited to one (1) per name, per family and/or per address.