New Feature Available April 2022

Accepting ACH Direct Deposits / Bank Draft Payments is easy and can be setup in just a few minutes.

Need Help? Watch this setup video.

Click here to watch a video showing how to set this up in both Stripe & Gazelle. NOTE: some Stripe accounts look slightly different than the one shown in this video.

What are ACH payments?

ACH payments are direct deposit payments that use different authorization and delayed transfer mechanisms than swiping a card. ACH transactions have lower fees and can take up to 4 business days (after your customer authorizes payment) for their bank to process the payment, approve (or decline) the transaction, and then deposit the funds into your account. Gazelle tracks these payments as 'Pending' from the time the customer authorizes the transaction to the time the funds land in your account. Click here for more information from Stripe about accepting ACH payments.

Follow the steps below to enable this feature in Gazelle.


FROM THE WEB APP


Step 1: Connect your Gazelle account for receiving payments via Stripe

Step 2: (In Stripe) Go to Settings > Payment Methods > ACH Direct Debit > Enable

Step 3: (In Gazelle) go to Settings > Payment Processing > Payment Methods.
Step 4: (In Gazelle) Refresh the page.
Step 5: (In Gazelle) Add the "ACH Direct Debit" payment under 'Accepted Payments'

Step 6: Done.

Customers will now be given the option of ACH payments when paying an invoice online. Click here to see what the customer's payment experience will be like.


From The Mobile App

Step 1: Connect your Gazelle account for Stripe payments.

Step 2: (In Stripe) Go to Settings > Payment Methods > ACH Direct Debit > Enable

Step 3: (In Gazelle) go to Settings > Payment Processing > Payment Methods.
Step 4: (In Gazelle) Refresh the page.
Step 5: (In Gazelle) Add the "ACH Direct Debit" payment under 'Accepted Payments'

Step 6: Done.

Customers will now be given the option of ACH payments when paying an invoice online. Click here to see what the customer's payment experience will be like.

NOTE: To enable ACH on your Stripe account (Step 2) follow the steps for the web app. You can do this from a mobile browser but it requires more pinching and zooming and is easier on a large screen.

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