Payment Processing Fees

Payments processed through Stripe, all major credit cards accepted

Help a Hero Terms and Conditions apply

Stripe processing fee
2.9%

Stripe’s processing fee

2.9%
Stripe’s processing fee

Card charge
0.30¢

Successful credit card charge

0.30¢
Successful credit card charge

Service security
2.1%

Data protection fee

2.1%
Data protection fee

Help A Hero

See it in action

Funds donated
$ 100.00
Stripe's fee
-
$ 2.90
Credit card charge
-
$ 0.30
Data protection fee
-
$ 2.10

Total cost

=

$ 105.30

* If donor covered the fee

Feature Comparison

Donation platform
Early Payout
Donor Data Protection
Fees
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2.1%
Leading Industry Competitors
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2% - 8%

How Do Payouts Work?

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Collect with a click

When your fundraiser ends, funds will automatically be sent to the bank account associated with your account.

Help a Hero
Payout fees
  • 0.25¢ per payout (Stripe)
  • $2.00 per month (Stripe)
  • 0.25% of total payout (Stripe)
  • 0.25% of total payout (Data protection)
Help a Hero
How does this work?
Account Balance
$ 105.30
Payout fee
-
$ 0.52
Total take home
=
$ 104.78

Feature Packed

We make it easy to raise money without sacrificing your data. We value user privacy and as a company have a policy to never sell user data to third party applications, unlike some of our competition.

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