Protect Your Business from the MATCH List

Keep Your Credit Card Processing Privileges Flowing!

Beware of having your business “MATCHlisted”. The Member Alert to Control High-Risk Merchants (MATCH) is a national database that can identify you as a high-risk merchant, making it virtually impossible to find payment processing for your business. LEARN MORE

Let Theodore Monroe Get You Off the MATCH List and Back in Business!

The Law Offices of Theodore Monroe has the experience – and the special knowledge – to remove you from this dreaded business-deflating MATCH list. Sooner, not later…so that even your high-risk merchant status is never a hurdle to profitable success. LEARN MORE

The MATCH List Is Unforgiving

There are numerous ways to land on the MATCH List. For one simple infraction, a payment processor can…and often must…place you there. We know all of the actions that can lead to a MATCH listing. Better yet, we know the solutions. LEARN MORE

The MATCH List Is Unrelenting

Clearly, getting off the MATCH list is much more difficult than getting on it. In fact, convincing MasterCard that you don’t belong there can require a lot of time and resources. But, with the right team in your corner, you can expedite the process for a satisfactory outcome. LEARN MORE


Theodore F Monroe answers the most commonly asked questions about Mastercard’s MATCH List.

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TFM Law uses unique skills to help high-risk merchants navigate the minefields of credit card processing.


We have spent years dealing with MATCH list situations, arising from a wide range of merchant actions.


Our success rate in removing high-risk clients from the list, without litigation, is remarkably high.

Theodore F. Monroe

Lead Counsel

Theo Monroe is the principal, founder, and namesake of TFM Law. His practice focuses on litigation and counseling in the payments, credit card processing, e-commerce, direct response marketing and Federal Trade Commission enforcement areas.