Please Note: DepositGuard only accepts payments through its website. We do not conduct any transactions via Western Union, MoneyGram or wire. DepositGuard also does not provide any "Key" or "Agent" Services. If someone is offering you a rental mentioning any of these payment choices or services, please refrain from sending any type of payment.

Smart. Simple. Safe. It's the new way to rent.

Smart. Simple. Safe. It's the new way to rent.

DepositGuard is a service specifically designed to meet the needs of the vacation home rental market so that travelers worry less and book vacation homes more often. We collect and safeguard payments between renter and owner, increasing transparency, accountability and confidence.


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What is DepositGuard?

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DepositGuard on Rudy Maxa's World, the most widely syndicated travel talk radio show in the U.S.

Our Mission Our Mission is to eliminate

Reservation Hesitation.

You know, that uncomfortable feeling that renting a vacation property might not turn out as planned.

For Renters

Safeguard your payments & deposits

Why would you ever send money to someone you have not met, for a property you have not seen? With DepositGuard, your rental payments and security deposits are safely held in a neutral account.

Confirm your rental

Worried your vacation home might not be "as advertised"? Your payment is held until the day after your vacation begins this gives you the chance to verify the property when you arrive.

We're here to help

In case of a disagreement, we'll help you sort things out.

Pay by credit/debit card or electronic check

Conveniently pay your rent and deposits with a credit/debit card or electronic check.

For Owners,
Managers & Agents

Increase your bookings

DepositGuard provides confidence and transparency for online bookings. Demonstrate to renters that you stand behind your property and good business practices. Display the DepositGuard shield and watch your business grow.

Accept credit/debit cards and electronic checks

You don't need a costly and complicated merchant account we handle every payment for you free of charge!

Simplify your payment process

Our e-dashboard lets you manage all your rental payments and security deposits online at a glance. Automatically receive and disburse funds, anytime, anywhere.

Let us help you settle disagreements

We'll help you quickly and professionally resolve disagreements.

Ideal for property managers, real estate and travel agents

You stay in control by initiating secure rental transactions between parties. Same Day Commissions® means you get paid when the owner is paid.


Renting Outside the U.S.?

Renting Outside the U.S.?

By using DepositGuard, property managers and renters avoid costly and time-consuming wire transfers, currency conversions and waiting for checks in the mail.



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