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Chargebee - Subscription Billing Software

Chargebee

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What is Chargebee and how does it work?

Chargebee is a subscription billing and recurring payment software tool suitable for businesses that offer a subscription based service. It is a cloud based subscription billing solution that is comprehensive, yet unique and easy to handle. Chargebee helps automate the billing processes of businesses that run subscription services. It also provides the ability to change prices, give discounts and run promotions without the need for a developer. The software allows you to engage subscriber clients through self-service portals create upsell opportunities and take advantage of recurring revenue. It also offers custom pricing options and pause subscriptions (a smart alternative to cancelling subscriptions). The custom pricing gives you the ability to extend renewal periods before their expiration. An automated workflow is provided for invoice generation, payment collection, email notifications, customer management and follow-ups for sales and marketing teams. All these services are delivered as a SaaS plug and play solution provided on the internet via cloud.

Chargebee Technical details

Support 24/7 (Live rep) Online Customer Type Freelancers Large Enterprises Medium Business Small Business
API Location / Phone Number Walnut, California / +1 877-288-9080
Deployment SaaS/Web/Cloud Official Website https://www.chargebee.com/
Category Subscription Billing Software

Chargebee Pricing

Pricing ModelFreemium , Subscription , Quotation Based
MONTHLY YEARLY
Launch
Free

Launch
For early-stage startups that want to spend more time developing and less on manual operations.

  • USD 0/mo billed annually

FEATURES

  • Just the bare essentials
  • 3 Users
  • Secure checkout (.js and hosted)
  • Support up to 6 pricing models
  • Issue credit notes
  • Dunning
  • A/R aging report

Invoicing and Subscription Management

  • Offline Invoicing
  • Calendar Billing - Basic
  • Usage-based (Metered) Billing
  • Admin console for subscription management
  • Customer portal
  • Credit Notes
  • Coupons and Discounts
  • Excess & partial payments and unbilled charges
  • Pricing models
  • Multi decimal support
  • Backdated invoicing

Payments and Checkout

  • Payment Pages - iFrame embedded, Hosted
  • Full API Checkout, Stripe.js and Chargebee Checkout
  • Chargebee.js & Tokenization
  • One click payment method update via secure URL
  • Native mobile SDKs
  • Transactional Error Monitoring across gateways
  • Alternative Payment Methods
  • ACH
  • GoCardless - SEPA, BACS, Autogiro
  • PayPal and Amazon
  • Reporting
  • Chargebee RevRec
  • Chargebee's Revenue Recognition module is available as an add-on starting from $299
  • SaaS Metrics - Basic
  • A/R Aging
  • Account Summary Report
  • Tax reports
  • Flexible MRR Calculations

Fraud management

  • Stripe radar-Transaction level alerts

Dunning

  • Dunning for online and offline payments

Global Taxes

  • Sales Tax (US, EU VAT & Global Taxes)
  • Tax Profiles - Multiple - Single
  • Inclusive Tax Support
  • Tax Region - Multiple - Single

Internationalization

  • Multicurrency Limits - Upto 3 currencies
  • Exchange rate controls (Manual/Auto) - Manual

Lifecycle Emails

  • Email Templates

API, DevOps & Others

  • Multiple Webhooks, API Filters, and JSON Metadata
  • Custom Fields - via UI & API
  • User Role Management (BASIC) - Uptp 3 users
  • Saved filters

Special Assistance

  • Migration support
  • Billing data portability including payment methods

Support

  • Access to knowledge base, docs & community support
  • Email support 24*7
  • Sales, Marketing & Service Integrations
  • Messaging: Intercom

Data & Collaboration Integrations

  • Zapier
  • Google Analytics & Pixel Tracking
  • ShipStation
  • Slack
  • Stitch
  • PieSync

Referral and Affiliate Marketing Integrations

  • Refersion and LeadDyno

Reporting and Analytics Integrations

  • ChartMogul
Rise
$249 /Month
Billed Yearly

Rise
For agile startups that want to grow their revenue with quick experiments and data-driven decision making.

Pricing:

  • USD249/billed annually
  • USD 299/mo
  • includes USD 600K/yr revenue
  • 0.6% of overage revenue

Features:

  • 10 Users
  • Custom domain
  • Customer portal
  • Dunning
  • Multi-language support
  • Sales tax automation
  • Advanced analytics
  • CRM integration
  • Accounting integration

Invoicing and Subscription Management

  • Offline Invoicing
  • Calendar Billing
  • Usage-based (Metered) Billing
  • Admin console for subscription management
  • Customer portal
  • Credit Notes
  • Coupons and Discounts
  • Excess & partial payments and unbilled charges
  • Consolidated Invoicing
  • Net-D payment Terms
  • Pricing models
  • Multi decimal support
  • Backdated invoicing

Payments and Checkout

  • Payment Pages - iFrame embedded, Hosted
  • Full API Checkout, Stripe.js, and Chargebee Checkout
  • Chargebee.js & Tokenization
  • One-click payment method update via secure URL
  • Custom domain (White labeling)
  • Native mobile SDKs
  • Transactional Error Monitoring across gateways

Alternative Payment Methods

  • ACH
  • ACH Credit Transfer via Stripe
  • GoCardless - SEPA, BACS, Autogiro
  • PayPal and Amazon
  • SEPA Credit Transfer
  • Adyen-SEPA

Reporting

  • Chargebee RevRec
  • Chargebee's Revenue Recognition module is available as an add-on starting from $299
  • SaaS Metrics
  • A/R Aging
  • Account Summary Report
  • Abandoned Cart Tracking (API)
  • Tax reports
  • Flexible MRR Calculations

Fraud management

  • Stripe radar-Transaction level alerts
  • Stripe Radar - Customer level alerts

Dunning

  • Dunning for online and offline payments

Global Taxes

  • Sales Tax (US, EU VAT & Global Taxes)
  • Tax Profiles - Multiple - Single
  • Inclusive Tax Support
  • Tax Region - Multiple - Single

Internationalization

  • Multicurrency Limits
  • Exchange rate controls (Manual/Auto) - Manual
  • Multi-language support

Lifecycle Emails

  • Email Templates

API, DevOps & Others

  • Multiple Webhooks, API Filters, and JSON Metadata
  • Custom Fields - via UI & API
  • File Attachments
  • User Role Management (BASIC)
  • Saved filters

Special Assistance

  • Migration support
  • Billing data portability including payment methods

Support

  • Access to the knowledge base, docs & community support
  • Email support 24*7
  • Live Chat Support - 24*7
  • Phone Support - 24*5
  • Request for Call-back - 24*5
  • Remote assistance

Accounting Integrations

  • Xero
  • MS Dynamics GP
  • QuickBooks
  • NetSuite
  • Netsuite integration can be enabled within Chargebee at the rate of USD 99 /month
  • Intacct
  • Intacct integration can be enabled within Chargebee at the rate of USD 99 /month

Tax Integrations

  • Avalara AvaTax
  • Avalara integration can be enabled within Chargebee at the rate of USD 99 /month
  • Avalara Communications Tax
  • Avalara integration can be enabled within Chargebee at the rate of USD 99 /month


Sales, Marketing & Service Integrations

  • CRM: HubSpot, Salesforce, Pipedrive, Zoho
  • For Salesforce: User licenses are required to be purchased at the rate of USD 99/month per 10 seats.
  • Marketing: ActiveCampaign, HubSpot, Klaviyo, Mailchimp
  • Messaging: Intercom

Data & Collaboration Integrations

  • Zapier
  • Google Analytics & Pixel Tracking
  • ShipStation
  • Slack
  • Stitch
  • PieSync

Referral and Affiliate Marketing Integrations

  • Referral Candy and Friendbuy
  • Refersion and LeadDyno

Reporting and Analytics Integrations

  • RevenueStory Integrated Analytics
  • ChartMogul
Scale
$549 /Month
Billed Yearly

Scale
For fast-growth scale-ups that want to grow by maximizing efficiencies in their revenue operations.

Pricing

  • USD549/billed annually
  • USD 599/mo
  • includes USD 1.2M/yr revenue 0.75% of overage revenue

Everything in Rise +

  • 25 Users
  • User role management
  • Multiple payment methods
  • Advance invoices
  • Multiple tax profiles
  • Smart dunning
  • Priority phone support

Invoicing and Subscription Management

  • Offline Invoicing
  • Calendar Billing
  • Usage-based (Metered) Billing
  • Advance Invoices
  • Admin console for subscription management
  • Customer portal
  • Credit Notes
  • Coupons and Discounts
  • Gift Subscriptions
  • Excess & partial payments and unbilled charges
  • Consolidated Invoicing
  • Net-D payment Terms
  • Pricing models
  • Multi decimal support
  • Backdated invoicing

Payments and Checkout

  • Payment Pages - iFrame embedded, Hosted
  • Full API Checkout, Stripe.js, and Chargebee Checkout
  • Chargebee.js & Tokenization
  • Offline Checkout
  • Multiple Payment Methods per Customer
  • One-click payment method update via secure URL
  • Custom domain (White labeling)
  • Native mobile SDKs
  • Transactional Error Monitoring across gateways

Alternative Payment Methods

  • ACH
  • ACH Credit Transfer via Stripe
  • GoCardless - SEPA, BACS, Autogiro
  • PayPal and Amazon
  • SEPA Credit Transfer
  • Adyen-SEPA

Reporting

  • Chargebee RevRec
  • Chargebee's Revenue Recognition module is available as an add-on starting from $299
  • SaaS Metrics
  • A/R Aging
  • Account Summary Report
  • Abandoned Cart Tracking (API)
  • Abandoned Cart Reports - Abandoned & Recovered carts
  • Tax reports
  • Flexible MRR Calculations

Fraud management

  • Stripe radar-Transaction level alerts
  • Stripe Radar - Customer level alerts
  • SAML

Dunning

  • Dunning for online and offline payments
  • Smart Dunning


Global Taxes

  • Sales Tax (US, EU VAT & Global Taxes)
  • Tax Profiles - Multiple
  • Inclusive Tax Support
  • Tax Region - Multiple - Single

Internationalization

  • Multicurrency Limits
  • Exchange rate controls (Manual/Auto) - Auto
  • Multi-language support

Lifecycle Emails

  • Email Templates
  • Segmentation
  • Multiple Reminders/Follow-ups
  • Email attachments

API, DevOps & Others

  • Multiple Webhooks, API Filters, and JSON Metadata
  • Custom Fields - via UI & API
  • File Attachments
  • User Role Management (BASIC)
  • User Role Management (ADVANCED)
  • Saved filters

Special Assistance

  • Engineering Consultation
  • PCI Certification Assistance
  • Infrastructure Support (Assistance from our DevOps team in special situations)
  • Migration support
  • Billing data portability including payment methods

Support

  • Access to the knowledge base, docs & community support
  • Email support 24*7
  • Live Chat Support - 24*7
  • Phone Support - 24*5
  • Request for Call-back - 24*5
  • Remote assistance

Accounting Integrations

  • Xero
  • MS Dynamics GP
  • QuickBooks
  • NetSuite
  • Netsuite integration can be enabled within Chargebee at the rate of USD 99 /month
  • Intacct
  • Intacct integration can be enabled within Chargebee at the rate of USD 99 /month

Tax Integrations

  • TaxJar
  • Avalara AvaTax
  • Avalara integration can be enabled within Chargebee at the rate of USD 99 /month
  • Avalara Communications Tax
  • Avalara integration can be enabled within Chargebee at the rate of USD 99 /month


Sales, Marketing & Service Integrations

  • CRM: HubSpot, Salesforce, Pipedrive, Zoho
  • For Salesforce: User licenses are required to be purchased at the rate of USD 99/month per 10 seats.
  • Marketing: ActiveCampaign, HubSpot, Klaviyo, Mailchimp
  • Helpdesks: Freshdesk, GrooveHQ, Zendesk
  • Messaging: Intercom

Data & Collaboration Integrations

  • Zapier
  • Google Analytics & Pixel Tracking
  • ShipStation
  • Slack
  • Stitch
  • PieSync

Referral and Affiliate Marketing Integrations

  • Referral Candy and Friendbuy
  • Refersion and LeadDyno

Reporting and Analytics Integrations

  • RevenueStory Integrated Analytics
  • ChartMogul
Enterprise
Custom

Enterprise
For large businesses looking for enterprise-class compliance while diversifying revenue streams.

Pricing:

  • Custom
  • Get a quote tailored to your requirements.

Everything in Scale +

  • Contract terms
  • Account hierarchy
  • Quotes
  • Chargeback automation
  • Maximum security and compliance
  • Dedicated CSM

Invoicing and Subscription Management

  • Offline Invoicing
  • Calendar Billing
  • Usage-based (Metered) Billing
  • Advance Invoices
  • Admin console for subscription management
  • Customer portal
  • Credit Notes
  • Coupons and Discounts
  • Gift Subscriptions
  • Excess & partial payments and unbilled charges
  • Consolidated Invoicing
  • Net-D payment Terms
  • Quotes
  • Account Hierarchy
  • Pricing models
  • Contact terms
  • Multi decimal support
  • On-demand Discounting
  • Backdated invoicing

Payments and Checkout

  • Payment Pages - iFrame embedded, Hosted
  • Full API Checkout, Stripe.js, and Chargebee Checkout
  • Chargebee.js & Tokenization
  • Offline Checkout
  • Multiple Payment Methods per Customer
  • One-click payment method update via secure URL
  • Custom domain (White labeling)
  • Native mobile SDKs
  • Transactional Error Monitoring across gateways
  • Chargeback Automation

Alternative Payment Methods

  • ACH
  • ACH Credit Transfer via Stripe
  • GoCardless - SEPA, BACS, Autogiro
  • PayPal and Amazon
  • SEPA Credit Transfer
  • Adyen-SEPA

Reporting

  • Chargebee RevRec
  • Chargebee's Revenue Recognition module is available as an add-on starting from $299
  • SaaS Metrics
  • A/R Aging
  • Account Summary Report
  • Deferred Revenue Report
  • Abandoned Cart Tracking (API)
  • Abandoned Cart Reports - Abandoned & Recovered carts
  • Tax reports
  • Flexible MRR Calculations

Fraud management

  • Stripe radar-Transaction level alerts
  • Stripe Radar - Customer level alerts
  • SAML

Dunning

  • Dunning for online and offline payments
  • Smart Dunning


Global Taxes

  • Sales Tax (US, EU VAT & Global Taxes)
  • Tax Profiles - Multiple
  • Inclusive Tax Support
  • Tax Region - Multiple - Single

Internationalization

  • Multicurrency Limits
  • Exchange rate controls (Manual/Auto) - Auto
  • Multi-language support

Lifecycle Emails

  • Email Templates
  • Segmentation
  • Multiple Reminders/Follow-ups
  • Email attachments

API, DevOps & Others

  • Multiple Webhooks, API Filters, and JSON Metadata
  • Custom Fields - via UI & API
  • File Attachments
  • User Role Management (BASIC)
  • User Role Management (ADVANCED)
  • Saved filters

Special Assistance

  • Engineering Consultation
  • PCI Certification Assistance
  • Infrastructure Support (Assistance from our DevOps team in special situations)
  • Migration support
  • Billing data portability including payment methods
  • Dedicated CSM

Support

  • Access to the knowledge base, docs & community support
  • Email support 24*7
  • Live Chat Support - 24*7
  • Phone Support - 24*7
  • Request for Call-back - 24*7
  • Remote assistance
  • Technical Account Manager
  • *depending on contract value
  • Priority Support

Accounting Integrations

  • Xero
  • MS Dynamics GP
  • QuickBooks
  • NetSuite
  • Netsuite integration can be enabled within Chargebee at the rate of USD 99 /month
  • Intacct
  • Intacct integration can be enabled within Chargebee at the rate of USD 99 /month

Tax Integrations

  • TaxJar
  • Avalara AvaTax
  • Avalara integration can be enabled within Chargebee at the rate of USD 99 /month
  • Avalara Communications Tax
  • Avalara integration can be enabled within Chargebee at the rate of USD 99 /month


Sales, Marketing & Service Integrations

  • CRM: HubSpot, Salesforce, Pipedrive, Zoho
  • For Salesforce: User licenses are required to be purchased at the rate of USD 99/month per 10 seats.
  • Marketing: ActiveCampaign, HubSpot, Klaviyo, Mailchimp
  • Helpdesks: Freshdesk, GrooveHQ, Zendesk
  • Messaging: Intercom

Data & Collaboration Integrations

  • Zapier
  • Google Analytics & Pixel Tracking
  • ShipStation
  • Slack
  • Stitch
  • PieSync

Referral and Affiliate Marketing Integrations

  • Referral Candy and Friendbuy
  • Refersion and LeadDyno

Reporting and Analytics Integrations

  • RevenueStory Integrated Analytics
  • ChartMogul
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4.2
Based on 634 Rating(s)
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