What are tips?
In short, tips are an easy way for people to support Givebutter's free and transparent business model. Like many organizations that use Givebutter, we rely on these tips to support our mission and provide our services for free, at no out-of-pocket expense.
Example of a Fundraise campaign with tips:
What are the fees?
There are two types of transaction fees on Givebutter:
Platform fees: this is the amount that goes to Givebutter to pay for costs like website hosting and support.
Processing fees: this is the amount that goes to credit card & payment processing companies like Visa and American Express.
Example of a Fundraise campaign with no tips:
What does 100% transparency mean?
Givebutter is committed to providing complete transparency for donors and fundraisers alike. As a user, you will have complete control over the fees and tips shown to donors, at some of the lowest rates in the fundraising industry.
It's completely free to create a Givebutter account and utilize every single feature we have to offer at the fees listed above. Paid upgrades are available with custom branding and priority support, which you can learn more about on our pricing page.