Payments infrastructure for the internet

Millions of companies of all sizes—from startups to Fortune 500s—use Stripe’s software and APIs to accept payments, send payouts, and manage their businesses online.

A fully integrated suite of
payments products

We bring together everything that’s required to build websites and apps that accept payments and send payouts globally. Stripe’s products power payments for online and in-person retailerssubscriptions businessessoftware platforms and marketplaces, and everything in between.

Designed for developers

The world’s most powerful
and easy-to-use APIs

We agonize over the right abstractions so your teams
don’t need to stitch together disparate systems or
spend months integrating payments functionality.

Tools for every stack

We offer client and server libraries in everything from React and PHP to .NET and iOS.

Tools for every stack

Use integrations for systems like Shopify, WooCommerce, NetSuite, and more.




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In just a few simple steps, it is possible to get your business online.

Get started by learning about how it’s done.

Why Stripe

A technology-first approach to payments and finance

Close to the metal

From direct integrations with card networks and banks to checkout flows in the browser, we operate on and optimize at every level of the financial stack.

Fastest-improving platform

We release hundreds of features and improvements each year to help you stay ahead of industry shifts. (On average, we deploy our production API 16x per day.)

Battle-tested reliability

Our systems operate with 99.9%+ uptime and are highly scalable and redundant. Stripe is certified to the highest compliance standards.

Intelligent optimizations

Our machine learning models train on billions of data points and help increase revenue across conversion, fraud, revenue recovery, and more.

Global scale

The backbone for internet business

For ambitious companies around the world, Stripe makes moving money as simple, borderless, and programmable as the rest of the internet. Our teams are based in dozens of offices around the world and we process hundreds of billions of dollars each year for startups to Fortune 500s.


API requests per day, peaking at 13,000 requests a second.


of U.S. adults have bought from businesses using Stripe


currencies and payment methods supported


countries with local acquiring, optimizing acceptance rates.

Ready to get started?

Explore Stripe Payments, or create an account instantly and start accepting payments. You can also contact us to design a custom package for your business.

Always know what you pay

Integrated per-transaction pricing with no hidden fees.

Tools for every stack

Get up and running with Stripe in as little as 10 minutes.