Thanks Holly! That's helpful to know the rate difference between profit and
non-profit accounts :)
kgm

On Fri, Jan 11, 2019 at 8:31 PM Holly Brennan <haderh...@ci.homer.ak.us>
wrote:

> Hi Katie -
>
>
>
> Outside my work at the library I manage multiple websites that accept
> online payments. I offer both Paypal and Stripe, even though they both
> charge 2.9% plus a flat rate based on currency (it’s 30 cents per
> transaction for US dollar). Sometimes someone pays using their Paypal
> account money instead of a credit card and then there’s no transaction fee!
> Woohoo!
>
>
>
> Whatever you choose, it’s probably worth the extra effort to get set up as
> a charitable organization. Then the transaction fee drops to 2.2% plus the
> fixed fee, which really adds up to some savings over time.
>
>
>
> -Holly
>
>
>
>
>
> Holly Brennan
>
> Technology Specialist
>
> Homer Public Library
>
> Homer, Alaska
>
>
>
> hbren...@cityofhomer-ak.gov
>
> 907-435-3154 (direct)
>
> 907-235-3180 (main desk)
>
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>
> *From:* Open-ils-general <
> open-ils-general-boun...@list.georgialibraries.org> *On Behalf Of *Katie
> Greenleaf Martin
> *Sent:* Monday, January 7, 2019 11:20 AM
> *To:* Evergreen Discussion Group <
> open-ils-general@list.georgialibraries.org>
> *Subject:* [OPEN-ILS-GENERAL] credit card payments in the OPAC
>
>
>
> Hello! I have a library that wants to start taking fine payments via the
> OPAC. Currently, all the libraries I have chatted with are using PayFlow
> Pro+Paypal for this.
>
>
>
> So, I am wondering if anyone else is using another provider (Paypal only,
> Stripe, Authorize.net
> <https://linkprotect.cudasvc.com/url?a=https%3a%2f%2fAuthorize.net&c=E,1,CiBZXLHpRrgxM7k7GDOhnsdu413X18QepGNYaFvTzepeuRhyFpvdc6LEmleYmRG_0lBfyGzjtLwpGFHcNg8JnoameukT1eUwAxPPIO0Uk8fOC8GNEo4rLw,,&typo=1>)
> -- and if so:
> 1. Are you happy with your setup?
> 2. What costs do you pay per transaction and per month?
>
> 3. Do you also use this method of taking payments for in-library credit
> card transactions and/or donations via your website?
>
>
> thanks!
>
> Katie
>
> --
>
> Katie Greenleaf Martin, MLIS
> b...@blaircountylibraries.org
> 814.946.0417x132
> County Coordinator
> Blair County Library System
>


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Katie Greenleaf Martin, MLIS
b...@blaircountylibraries.org
814.946.0417x132
County Coordinator
Blair County Library System

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