Stripe is a one-off and ongoing payment service which can be used to take annual memberships, day pass payments, and ongoing payments. The benefits of Stripe is the quick and easy access to funds for the club and ensures payment has been successfully collected before giving the member access to the site or programme. However the charge per transaction is currently 1.4% plus 20p per collection for European cards.
Stripe is also used through the site for bookings payments. To set up a Stripe account, go to www.stripe.com. You will need to activate your account by clicking on Your Account on the right-hand side of the menu bar, then Activate Account on the dropdown menu. To set up the payment link to Membr, we will need the test and live API keys. Go to Your Account and click Account Settings, then API keys.
In addition to this, the endpoint URL needs to be added to the Stripe account. You can find the URL on your Membr site if you navigate to Set Up > Payments where you will see the below explanation regarding adding the endpoint URL: