Stripe vs. PayPal vs. GoCardless



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Description

What is Stripe?

Stripe makes it easy for developers to accept credit cards on the web.

What is PayPal?

PayPal is an online payments and money transfer service that allows you to send money via email, phone, text message or Skype. They offer products to both individuals and businesses alike, including online vendors, auction sites and corporate users. PayPal connects effortlessly to bank accounts and credit cards. PayPal Mobile is one of PayPal’s newest products. It allows you to send payments by text message or by using PayPal’s mobile browser.

What is GoCardless?

GoCardless makes it super simple for businesses to take regular payments online direct from their customers' bank accounts, perfect for invoicing and recurring subscriptions.

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Pros

Why do developers choose Stripe?
Why do you like Stripe?

Why do developers choose PayPal?
Why do you like PayPal?

Why do developers choose GoCardless?
Why do you like GoCardless?

Cons

What are the cons of using Stripe?
No Cons submitted yet for Stripe
Downsides of Stripe?

What are the cons of using PayPal?
No Cons submitted yet for PayPal
Downsides of PayPal?

What are the cons of using GoCardless?
No Cons submitted yet for GoCardless
Downsides of GoCardless?

Pricing

How much does Stripe cost?
Stripe Pricing
How much does PayPal cost?
PayPal Pricing
How much does GoCardless cost?
GoCardless Pricing

Companies

What companies use Stripe?
1801 companies on StackShare use Stripe
What companies use PayPal?
852 companies on StackShare use PayPal
What companies use GoCardless?
12 companies on StackShare use GoCardless

Integrations

What tools integrate with Stripe?
63 tools on StackShare integrate with Stripe
What tools integrate with PayPal?
19 tools on StackShare integrate with PayPal
No integrations listed yet

What are some alternatives to Stripe, PayPal, and GoCardless?

  • Braintree - Accept payments in your app or website today
  • Recurly - Subscription Billing. Zen Simplicity.
  • Adyen - One integration allows businesses to accept 250 payment methods, from wherever people pay
  • Chargebee - Lets you bill, manage and understand your SaaS or subscription based eCommerce business easily.

See all alternatives to Stripe

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