You won't get charged for linking a payment account to Crowdfunder. You are only charged fees on the funds you received plus any payment processing fees.
Our fees are 5% + VAT - so effectively 6%
PayPal charge 3.4% + 20p on each pledge - Fees may vary on pledges made from certain countries. Please refer to https://www.paypal.com/uk/webapps/mpp/cross-border-and-conversion-fees#crossborder
GoCardless charge 0.5% on the total amount raised with GoCardless.
Stripe charges 1.4% + 20p per pledge for UK issued cards (Visa, Mastercard and American Express) and 2.9% + 20p per pledge for non-UK issued cards.
The above fee structure applies to both All-or-Nothing and Flexible Funding.
How does this affect your funding option
’All or nothing’
If you have chosen the ‘All or nothing’ funding option your backers will only be charged if your project is successful i.e. it reaches it's target by the end of your project duration.
‘Keep what you raise’
If you are on the ‘Keep what you raise’ funding option your backers will be charged at the end of your project duration, regardless of whether you reach your target or not. You can read more detailed information about our fees here.