Comparing e-commerce providers Paddle + 2checkout + Fastspring
|Based in||UK||The Netherlands, USA, Romania||US, San Francisco|
|Founded||2012||2006 as Avangate||2009|
|Fees||Fees not disclosed on their Website. (5% as mentioned in user reviews)||2SELL: 3.5% + 0.30 EUR, 2SUBSCRIBE: 4.5% + 0.40 EUR, 2MONETIZE: 6.0% + 0.50 EUR||8.9%, min $0.75, 5.9% + $0.95|
|Has affiliate network||3rd party||ShareASale|
|Fund withdraw||Credit/debit card, Bank transfer|
Paddle offers software companies a single platform for the entire software sales process, helping them run and grow their business.
No guesswork for global tax and compliance: Delegate tax, fraud, legal and compliance. Paddle’s platform handles tax and remittance globally. As a reseller, Paddle's compliance becomes your compliance. Paddle fights fraud, chases chargebacks and failed payments and manages reconciliation for you.
Clients can pay with Credit/Debit card, PayPal, ApplePay, Wire transfers.
Software launch guide (three free ebooks): https://paddle.com/software-launch/
Does not have its own affiliate network but can connect to other third-party affiliate networks like: Impact Radius, iDevAffiliate, CJ Affiliate, HasOffers, Tapfiliate, WebGains, Voluum, etc.
Paddle License (SDK): Generate licenses specifically for use with your Mac or Windows application using the Paddle SDK.
Paddle’s SDKs offer a convenient way to make use of Paddle’s features within your Mac and Windows desktop apps.
Sell any product or service, digital or physical.
Sell subscriptions without headaches
With 2Checkout's 2Sell package, you can also sell subscriptions with no worries about recurring billing. The Account Updater services are on stand-by to recover potentially lost revenue and boost your bottom line. For advanced subscriptions capabilities, check out 2Subscribe and 2Monetize.
You can withdraw funds via:
Selling software online is challenging. That’s why software companies around the world partner with FastSpring’s full-service e-commerce platform.
Global Taxes + Financial Services
Improve the customer experience and expand your global footprint while we manage tax collection and reporting for your online store—including VAT.
Risk Management + Compliance
Reduce chargebacks with our 15-factor fraud detection algorithm, and automatically stay-up-to-date on all global compliance on regulations like GDPR, PCI DSS, and more.
Dynamic Currencies, Languages, and Taxes
Create localized shopping experiences by automatically displaying accurate currencies, languages, and taxes for global audiences.
Clients can pay with Credit/Debit card, PayPal.
FastSpring’s Embedded Store SDKs (Software Development Kits) provide lightweight frameworks for embedding the functionality of your web store right into Mac or Windows desktop applications, enabling in-app purchasing by your customers. The SDKs include functionality to capture post purchase delivery information, such as licenses, enabling the application to automatically activate itself after successful purchase. Each SDK contains full source code, test applications, examples, and documentation.