How to create a Stripe Account and Request Star Hangar Payouts
IMPORTANT NOTE - Apr. 7th, 2023:
STRIPE IS CURRENTLY EXPERIENCING TECHNICAL ISSUES WITH NON-US CUSTOMERS
STRIPE IS FREQUENTLY REJECTING VALID CREDIT CARDS WITHOUT EVEN ATTEMPTING A TRANSACTION INVOLVING INTERNATIONAL (NON-US) CUSTOMERS. PLEASE NOTE THAT STRIPE PAYOUTS TO INTERNATIONAL CUSTOMERS ARE NOT POSSIBLE UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE AND UNTIL THEY HAVE THIS ISSUE RESOLVED!!
Custom Payments with any other credit card provider of yours are not affected.
About this Guide
This guide is a best practice recommendation for sellers. Using Stripe may help sellers reduce their expenses and enjoy lower fees as compared to using PayPal - plus, it's quick and easy to set up too.
This guide is based on seller feedback and provided to you with our best effort.
Star Hangar is not liable for problems occurring with stripe, so please inform yourself diligently.
Nonetheless, we recommend using Stripe to
What is Stripe?
Stripe is a payment services provider that lets merchants accept credit and debit cards or other payments. It is used by some of the world’s largest companies, including Amazon and Shopify.
Stripe payments are best suited for business owners who do much of their business online, as most of its unique features — such as its open application programming interface and ability to accept more than 135 currencies — are primarily relevant to online sales.
Which countries are Stripe supported?
Australia Finland Latvia Portugal United States
Austria France Lithuania Romania
Belgium Germany Luxembourg Singapore
Brazil Greece Malaysia Slovakia
Bulgaria Hong Kong Malta Slovenia
Canada Hungary Mexico Spain
Cyprus India Netherlands Sweden
Czech Republic Ireland New Zealand Switzerland
Denmark Italy Norway United Arab Emirates
Estonia Japan Poland United Kingdom
Your country it is supported by Stripe? Let´s check how to create an account on it.
How to create an account on Stripe?
Creating an account on Stripe is pretty simple. To start you will need to register yourself on their Website Stripe.com will be directed to this page asking for your information (Email, Full name, country, and password to access your account).
Once you finish this part, you will receive a verifying account email. With the email verified you will have access to Stripes Dashboard and will need to activate your payments.
To do it you will need to fill in the form below with information about what you are selling (in this case digital goods), link your bank account to Stripe, choose a two-step verification to get your account safe, and review all the information put in and finish it.
Now your account is already created and activated, you can start receiving your payments!!
How to request a cashout from Star Hangar via Stripe?
Step 1: You will need to access the page "my account" and click on "Credits, refunds & Checkouts" after it clicks on "Click here to Cashout" ↓.
Step 2: When you request a Cashout, you will be directed to this form that will be needed to get filled with your billing address information.
Step 3: In this step, you will need to choose the Payment provider, and the right one, in this case, is the "Custom Merchant Payment", afterward click on "cashout".
On this page, you will need to put the payment link and the amount you want to cash out. The next steps will show how to create this link on Stripe.
Step 4: Access your Stripes dashboard, on the home page you will need to look for the dropdown menu "Create" and choose "payment link"
You will be directed to a form to create this payment link.
Step 5: In this step, you will need to create a "product" that will be priced with the amount of your cash out. Just click on Add a product and name it "Star Hangar cashout" and click on "Create link"