The test purchases ensure that payments are processed correctly before allowing actual sales. Follow the steps below to make a test purchase:
- Go to the store's home page and select a product to purchase.
- Click on Buy, and continue with your cart.
- Enter a valid zip code according to the country where the store operates, to simulate the shipping. Click on Continue.
- Complete the requested fields, and select Mercado Pago as a payment method.
- On the checkout screen, choose to pay with a new credit card and use the test cards to make the payment. Important: don't log into your Mercado Pago account or try to make the payment with cards for personal use.
- Enter the test card information provided, and click on Pay.
- After the checkout, you will see a purchase confirmation with Mercado Pago, and you will be redirected back to the store.