Churn Buster vs Payola: What are the differences?
What is Churn Buster? Failed payment recovery for Stripe. When subscription payments fail: Churn Buster helps customers update credit card information so they stick around, and you get paid.
What is Payola? Drop-in Rails engine for accepting payments with Stripe. Payola provides a complete solution for accepting Stripe payments within a Rails application. It is focused on selling items one at a time and includes a drop-in partial for setting up a Stripe Checkout button, along with a complete server-side asynchronous processing system for completing payments with Stripe.
Churn Buster and Payola can be primarily classified as "SaaS for Stripe" tools.
Some of the features offered by Churn Buster are:
- White label dunning emails
- Secure & responsive card update pages
- Automatic subscription reactivation
On the other hand, Payola provides the following key features:
- An easy to embed, easy to customize, async Stripe Checkout button
- Asynchronous payments, usable with any background processing system
- Full webhook integration
Payola is an open source tool with 845 GitHub stars and 142 GitHub forks. Here's a link to Payola's open source repository on GitHub.