Stripe vs. PayPal vs. Recurly



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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 Recurly?

Recurly is the leading pay-as-you-go recurring billing service because setup is easy, integrations are quick, and our service grows with the needs of your business.

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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 Recurly?
Why do you like Recurly?

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 Recurly?
No Cons submitted yet for Recurly
Downsides of Recurly?

Pricing

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

Companies

What companies use Stripe?
1753 companies on StackShare use Stripe
What companies use PayPal?
833 companies on StackShare use PayPal
What companies use Recurly?
44 companies on StackShare use Recurly

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
What tools integrate with Recurly?
9 tools on StackShare integrate with Recurly

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

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

See all alternatives to Stripe

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