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Introducing One-Time Components: Flexibility for non-recurring billing needs

Subscription businesses thrive by growing recurring revenue, but offering non-recurring options to complement existing subscription products/services allows businesses to get more creative with their offerings, boost revenue, and accelerate growth. Historically, we’ve offered many different ways to charge customers for one-time fees: You could add a setup fee to a product that is only charged on…

ASC 606 & IFRS 15: What Subscription Businesses Need To Know

The new ASC 606 accounting standards will take effect for all US-based private entities with reporting periods after December 15, 2018. Public entities and international businesses under IFRS jurisdictions were subjected to these changes a year earlier, meaning that by 2019, almost every business across the globe will be impacted. While you may have been aware…

How HappyFox Mastered Pricing As A Growth Lever

HappyFox offers help desk and live chat software that is used and loved by 12,000+ companies in 70+ countries. We sat down with Shalin Jain, the founder and CEO, to understand how their iterative, data-driven approach to pricing has helped fuel revenue growth. The conversation was particularly interesting because their pricing methodology was so aligned…

WhoPays™: Modernizing Customer & Payer Relationships

Subscription billing is hard. That’s a phrase we hear daily from our prospects. We get it. Back in 2009, we were building Grasshopper and experienced first-hand how hard billing really was and how no one in the market offered an elegant solution. Chargify was born to solve our own pains and the market’s pains. Almost…

Introducing Chargify.js: Another Tool In The Integration Toolbox

Thousands of businesses have signed up and managed more than 20 million subscriptions through Chargify. We know first hand that there is no one-size-fits-all solution because every business has unique needs based on their billing models, integration requirements, and resources available. Today we’re happy to announce Chargify.js as another tool in the Chargify integration toolbox….

New Beginnings: Introducing Tom Rotem as Chargify’s CEO

September is often a time of new beginnings. This September at Chargify, this feels particularly true. I’m excited to share with you that I’ve joined the team as CEO. The company is in fantastic shape, and we truly appreciate Chris Cochran’s leadership that led us to this moment. It’s time to look forward to the…

Bring Your Own Avalara Account Integration

In 2014, we released an automated tax calculator powered by Avalara AvaTax behind the scenes. Hundreds of customers have benefited from this feature that doesn’t require bringing your own Avalara account—it’s a managed service available at no additional cost. But some businesses have complex sales tax calculation, compliance, reporting, and filing needs outside of what…

Introducing The New & Improved Chargify Zendesk Integration

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Two years ago, Chargify customer Earth Class Mail built an extremely useful Chargify Zendesk integration and made it open source for others to improve and benefit from. We heard lots of great feedback, and since we are also Chargify and Zendesk users, we even used it internally within our own support workflows. Unfortunately, the initial…