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Accept more payment methods with Chargebee

Credit Card

There’s no denying the convenience of a credit card, and not just from a customer’s point of view. With automatic dunning, instant authorisation and quick settlement times, card payments are advantageous in more ways than one.

What you need

Integration with a payment gateway

Authorization time

Instant

Settlement timeline

2-3 business days (depending on the gateway)

Transaction fees

Usually 30 cents + a 2.9% processing fee (some gateways levy a monthly usage fee as well)

Gateways supported

Stripe - Braintree - Authorize.Net and more.

Direct Debit via ACH

Direct Debit, powered by the Automated Clearing House network, allows you to collect payments directly from a customer’s bank account.

What you need

A US bank account connected with Authorize.Net, clientele residing in the United States.

Settlement timeline

Between 5 and 7 days

Transaction fees

0.75% per transaction (in addition to the monthly gateway fee)

Supported countries

US only

Gateways supported

Stripe
Authorize.Net

Direct debit via SEPA

The Single Euro Payments Area (SEPA) is an initiative of the European Union for simplifying bank transfers within the EU member countries.

What you need

- An GBP/EUR bank account linked with GoCardless
- Accept payments in GBP/EUR and/or SEK.

Settlement timeline

Between 5 and 7 days

Transaction fees

1% per transaction (in addition to the monthly fee)

Supported countries

EU Region

Gateways supported

GoCardless

PayPal

PayPal, dispensing with entering card information for every transaction, is a ubiquitous player in the payments playing field and is a simple, straightforward payment option to present to your customers.

What you need

PayPal Express Checkout

Approval time

Instant

Settlement timeline

2-3 business days

Transaction fees

10 cents + 1.25% processing fee

Note: Chargebee also supports PayPal Payflow Pro and PayPal Payments Pro for card based payments

Amazon Payments

Like PayPal, this option allows customers to pay by logging into their Amazon accounts, accessing their saved card details there.

What you need

An Amazon Seller account

Approval time

Immediate

Settlement timeline

2-3 business days

Transaction fees

10 cents + 1.25% processing fee

Offline payments
(Invoice Payments)

Any payments that don’t fall under the above qualify as offline payments - cash, checks, bank transfers and postal orders. You can still record these payments on Chargebee - albeit, manually.

What you need

Nothing but your product or service.

Settlement timeline

Varies depending on the type of payment.

Transaction fees

None.