A payments alternative to PayPal that’s made specifically for groups
Cheddar Up vs Paypal — what’s the difference you ask? For starters, Cheddar Up was made to help groups with online payments and forms, instant tracking, one-click reporting and more.
Cheddar Up vs. PayPal
While we admire PayPal’s sheer reach and features, collecting both payments and information from tens or hundreds or even thousands of people requires well…more. Here’s a quick look at how Cheddar Up stacks up.
Friction-free payments and group tracking
Pay without downloading an app or creating an account
Collect money AND information (no more separate forms)
Online payment pages for anything (events, dues, donations...)
Easily pass the reigns or share duties with an online history
Detailed tracking makes reporting a breeze
Online and in-person payments and tracking in one spot
Cheddar Up vs PayPal: Fees and Payment Methods
Unlike other group payment platforms, is it always free to collect on Cheddar Up. Non-profits, sellers and volunteer-led organizations love Cheddar Up because they keep 100% of the payments they receive. Another key benefit of Cheddar Up is its sheer flexibility when it comes to absorbing fees: choose to absorb all fees or only e-check fees. You can even offer your payers the option to pay fees during checkout—perfect for fundraising drives and donations.
Organizer can choose to absorb fees or give payer the option to cover fees
3.5% + $0.59
Basic Plan: Not offered
Pro Plan: Flat 0.75% (minimum $1)
Team Plan: Flat $0.59
free (and tracked!)
Free (payer needs account)
*Fees shown as of 08/2022. Please confirm with other vendors’ fees in case of changes or increases.
You’re in good company
Each month, Cheddar Up serves thousands of groups and communities across the US and Canada, helping them collect millions of dollars in payments (plus information) for just about anything. But don’t take our word for it, check out Cheddar Up reviews from our users.
”All in all Cheddar Up is the best thing that has allowed us to collect both money and memories in a way that serves both our children and school to have a most successful outcome for all parties involved. It ‘s so great that we now share the application to all of our surrounding districts to inspire everyone to use this most user friendly application and make volunteering easier and rewarding for all.”
6TH Grade Parents’ Committee 22
Why Organizers Choose Cheddar Up vs PayPal
PAYMENTS + INFO
CUSTOM PAYMENT PAGES
INTEGRATED POINT OF SALE
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