Validate your problems, startup ideas to create products which people want Find your customers by the problem you are solving for them. Wed, 29 Mar 2023 23:56:00 +0000 Self-hosted Patreon alternative #patreon #payment <div><a href="">Patreon</a> is the de-facto solution for collecting recurring donation payments, When compared to solutions which charge commissions by transactions ( /problems/313 ) they charge a percentage over monthly revenue according to the plan.</div><div><br></div><div>At the time where anyone could create a <a href="">payment workflow easily</a>, Patreon still seems to be holding relevance due to its membership-communication and tier based features.</div><div><br></div><div>But Patreon has several shortcomings,</div><div> <ul><li>Stripe option only available for U.S. residents.</li> <li>Different projects require separate accounts.</li> <li>Tax collection support is limited to select countries.</li> <li>Lack of configurable tax-invoice/receipt support.</li> <li>Patreon commission/month + Payment gateway commission/transaction is expensive for small-time creators.</li> </ul><div>I think a self-hosted patreon alternative can address these issues, Are you looking for a Patreon alternative?<br></div></div> 3 points posted by Abishek Muthian /problems/390-self-hosted-patreon-alternative-patreon-payment 390 Mon, 30 May 2022 15:30:00 +0000