Why we recommend BTCPay Server

BTCPay Server is a free and open-source, self-hosted Bitcoin payment processor. There are no third parties and zero additional fees for accepting payments. It allows for small and large merchants alike to accept payments in a secure and censorship-resistant manner, using either Bitcoin on-chain or the Lightning Network.
You can launch your own server in the cloud, use your own hardware to host it or use an existing hosting service.
You can use BTCPay Server in combination with all major Bitcoin wallets to receive your payments directly to them.

BTCPay Server benefits and limitations

  • ✅ Free and Open-Source
  • ✅ No middlemen and no fees for accepting Bitcoin payments
  • ✅ Customizable shop and checkout experience
  • ✅ Integrations with other major online ecommerce platforms
  • ✅ Takes care of payment refunding and bitcoin management
  • ❌ Can require some technical knowledge for setting up

What is this all for?

  • Selling your products and service online or in person in exchange for bitcoin.
  • Tracking and accounting bitcoin payments received in exchange for goods and services.
  • Avoid manually creating bitcoin invoices for your goods and services.
  • Avoid censorship from traditional fiat payment processors or limited access to their services.
  • Avoid paying high fees to traditional payment processors or similar Bitcoin service providers.
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