Flutterwave is a company with the sole mission of simplifying payments for endless possibilities.
Flutterwave was founded in 2016 and has since enabled businesses like Uber, Wakanow, and Booking.com to build customizable payment applications through its APIs. Flutterwave is headquartered in San Francisco and has an active presence in 10 (ten) African countries, including Nigeria, Ghana, Kenya, and South Africa. In 2019, Flutterwave processed 107 million transactions worth $5.4 billion as can be seen in the summary of 2019 activities here.
So, what is Rave by Flutterwave and what is Barter by Flutterwave?
In the light of Flutterwave’s mission of simplifying payments for endless possibilities, Flutterwave created two distinct products. One for businesses looking to accept worldwide payments. Another for individuals looking to conveniently make payments from anywhere in the world, send and receive money to and from loved ones and seamlessly pay bills.
Flutterwave’s product for Business = Rave by Flutterwave (Flutterwave for Business)
Flutterwave’s product for individuals = Barter by Flutterwave
Rave by Flutterwave (Flutterwave for Business)
Flutterwave for Business is a platform that enables you to accept payments anywhere from anyone. With a dashboard that you can access from any browser, you can accept and monitor your payments, your customers and so much more. Its the all-in-one business payment management solution. With Flutterwave for Business, you can choose to integrate it with your website to power your checkout e.g MallforAfrica or you can generate payment links from your dashboard if you don’t have a website.
Barter by Flutterwave
How would you like a card that is US dollar card, funded in your own currency and works for your global payments, subscriptions, etc? Well, Barter is that app.
Barter is a lifestyle payments platform that features a mobile app on Android and iOS which provides virtual dollar cards for you to buy and pay subscriptions on most websites. Barter also makes sending and requesting money between friends, paying bills, and paying on Flutterwave businesses’ websites, a breeze.
What’s the major difference between Flutterwave for Business and Barter by Flutterwave?
Flutterwave for Business was designed for people/businesses that wish to receive money from customers /clients, monitor and grow their business. Flutterwave for Business is accessible via any desktop here: dashboard.flutterwave.com.
Barter by Flutterwave is a mobile app for people who want to create virtual cards for their shopping, or send money within their friendship circles, also people who want an easy convenient way of paying bills. Barter is accessible on the desktop here: barter.flutterwave.com but offers the best experience via the smartphone apps available here for free: Android and iOS.
What’s the connection between Flutterwave for Business and Barter by Flutterwave?
Businesses processing payments via Flutterwave have access to an array of payment methods including Barter by Flutterwave. This means that a Barter customer can easily sign in to their account and pay the Flutterwave business. Flutterwave for Business accounts can also send money to Barter accounts via the dashboard.
In summary, Flutterwave is a company that’s inspiring a new wave of prosperity across Africa by building payment infrastructure to connect Africa to the global economy. Rave by Flutterwave (Flutterwave for Business) is the best way to receive money from customers/clients, monitor and grow your business. Barter by Flutterwave is a mobile app for people who want to create virtual cards for their shopping, send money within their friendship circles, conveniently pay bills and so much more.