Stripe is a secure 3rd party payment processor that allows individuals and businesses to accept payments over the internet. During your registration, you will be asked to set up an account through Stripe.
To set up Stripe, you will be required to submit your:
- Basic contact information
- Banking information (routing number, account number)
- Social Security information
Why do I need to use Stripe?
To keep wellevate℠ and its users compliant and safe, all practitioners are required to set up payment through Stripe in order to use wellevate℠.
Stripe is PCI (The Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard) compliant, accredited with the Better Business Bureau, and 100% secure for our practitioner customers to use. To learn more about Stripe and their security, visit their website.
Can I have a wellevate℠ account and not use Stripe?
In order to process payments made through wellevate℠, all practitioners must set up a Stripe account.
Why does the Stripe form ask me for my birthdate?
Stripe asks for your birthdate to protect you by verifying your identity and ensuring the person entering in your banking information is, in fact, you. Stripe does not use your personal information for any other purpose. Take a minute to read their security and privacy policies by clicking on the hyperlinks.
Why does the Stripe form ask me to enter my SSN?
Stripe asks for just the last four digits of your SSN to protect you by verifying your identity and ensuring the person entering in your banking information is, in fact, you. Stripe does not use your personal information for any other purpose. Take a minute to read their security and privacy policies by clicking on the hyperlinks.
Do I need a website to use stripe? If not, what do I put in the website field in the Stripe form if I don’t have one?
No, you do not need your own website to use Stripe. If you don’t have your own website, enter: https://wellevate.me.
How often will I receive deposits from Stripe?
You can choose to have your Wellevate revenue deposited into your account daily, weekly, or monthly. You can adjust your payment schedule from your Stripe account dashboard.
Why is the Stripe form asking me for a password?
The password field is at the bottom of the Stripe form because you are creating Stripe account. This account is separate from your Wellevate account and be accessed at anytime by going to stripe.com. The password requires you have have at least 8 characters, an uppercase letter, and a special character (e.g. !@#$)