Stripe has customers spanning a wide variety of industries, including some of the biggest names in ecommerce, including ASOS, Missguided, Deliveroo, Made.com and Lush.
Stripe is a fantastic payment gateway solution for those looking for an easy to use system, with a great looking interface.
Create can be integrated with Stripe in a quick and easy setup process that allows you to start trading straight away, accepting multiple currencies through all major credit and debit cards.
To get started with Stripe you will first need to set up a free account. The great thing about Stripe is that you will be able to test out the gateway on your Create website before you activate your Stripe account.
You will need to add Stripe as a payment gateway option to your Create account.
To do this, please follow the steps below:
Click "Shop" from the Top menu
Click "Shop Settings" from the left-hand menu
Click "Payment Gateways"
Click "Add New Gateway"
Click "Save Changes" to add the gateway
Once you have set up your account, you are ready to test it with your Create website! You do not have to test it, you can skip right ahead now to "Activating your Stripe Account and Going Live" here.
To test your account, you will need to get some details from your Stripe account to add here to your payment gateway settings.
To get these, please follow the steps below:
Log in to your Stripe account
Click "Account" from the top right hand of the page
Click "Account Settings"
Click the "API Keys" from the top tabs
Here, you will need the "Test Secret Key" and "Test Publishable Key"
An example of your test API keys on Stripe.
Now head back over to your Create account and add those keys by following these steps:
The Stripe Configuration screen - enter your test keys here.
Once that has been done, you can now test a purchase from your live website!
Simply visit your live website, add a product to your basket, and check out using Stripe. When you are prompted to enter card details, you can enter any of the test card numbers found on Stripe's website here.
Once you are happy you wish to use Stripe as your payment solution, you will need to activate your account with them.
To do this you will need to:
The live to test toggle.
Once your account is activated, you will need to add live keys to your Create account. If you have tested stripe following the steps above, you will need to replace the test keys you used with the live keys.
To get your live keys, please follow these steps:
An example of your API keys on Stripe.
To add the live keys to your Create account, please follow these steps
The Stripe Configuration screen - enter your live keys here.
You are now ready to start accepting card payments via Stripe on your Create website!
When you charge money with Stripe (in the UK), you pay a fee of 1.4% (for European Cards) + 20p + VAT* per successful charge. There are no setup fees, no monthly fees, no validation fees, no refund fees, and no card storage fees. There’s also no charge for failed payments or refunds!
For Non-European Cards, you pay a fee of 2.9% + 20p + VAT* per successful charge.
*Charges correct as of May 2017
Stripe currently accepts UK, US and Canada Sellers. If you are a seller from another country you will need to use another payment gateway provider at this time.