Shipping, Payments + Taxes

Manage shipping, payment methods, and taxes.

Stripe

Stripe is a payment method that allows you to accept credit card payments in the USA, UK, Germany, and Austria. In this article, you will find out how to set up Stripe as a payment method for your Shopgate app and mobile website. (To configure Apple Pay for your account, click here.)

Collect information

Please prepare the following information before you set up Stripe at Shopgate:

Account Info Description

Live Secret Key

Live Publishable Key

Your Live Secret Key is used to create a mobile shop with Shopgate. The Live Publishable Key enables additional settings such as free shipping, additional charges or discounts, and Min/Max cart amount.

To locate them, log on to Stripe and navigate to Your account → Account Settings → API Keys.


Transaction type

Choose a transaction type to accept customer payments.

Supported credit card types

Choose the credit cards you accept with Stripe.

 

Set up Stripe

To set up Stripe as a credit card payment method at Shopgate, please complete the following steps:

  1. Log in to your Shopgate Admin and navigate to Settings  Payment
  2. Find the Add payment method section, start typing "Stripe," and select it from the list when it appears.
  3. Enter your Stripe account information in the pop-up window. Set up additional charges in the lower half of the pop-up. Your account information will be validated automatically.

That's it! Stripe is now successfully set up as your credit card payment provider.

Set up Apple Pay via Stripe

After you set up Stripe, feel free to set up Apple Pay via Stripe.

Step 1. Add Apple Pay as a payment method.

On your Shopgate Admin, add Apple Pay as a credit & debit card payment for your apps and mobile website.

Step 2. Obtain Apple CSR from Stripe.

  1. On your Stripe dashboard, head to the Apple Pay section and click Add new application.
  2. Your CSR file will automatically start to download.
  3. Once the CSR started to download, you can click Cancel to finish this step for now.

Step 3. Generate Apple Pay Certificate at Shopgate.

  1. Upload your CSR file to Shopgate - we will generate the certificate for you.
  2. Follow the instructions to download the Apple Pay Certificate once it's generated.
We will also compile the certificate into your app and schedule an app update for you. Please note that the review process at Apple could take up to two weeks.

Step 4. Upload your Apple Pay Certificate to Stripe.

  1. Once you have the Apple Pay Certificate, go back to the Apple Pay section at Stripe and click Add new application again.
  2. Click Continue in the next two pop-ups.
  3. Upload your Apple Pay Certificate for final verification.

Now you have finished your part to add Apple Pay to your apps and mobile website. Once your iOS certificate has been verified by Stripe and your app has been updated in the App Store, you will be ready to accept credit and debit card payments via Apple Pay.

For more information on adding Apple Pay, please read Setting up Apple Pay.

 

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