Getting Started with ExchangeWP: Setting Up a Stripe Account

The Stripe Add-on is a premium payment gateway add-on for ExchangeWP which allows customers (U.S. and Canada residents only) to checkout using Stripe. Stripe is our preferred payment gateway because it is easier to use and setup than Paypal and offers great features and documentation.

Video: Setting Up Stripe

Step 1: Sign up at

To get started, visit and sign up for an account.

Fill out the form next.

Step 2: Confirm your email address and activate your account.

Once you sign up, you’ll receive an email to confirm your email address and activate your account. Click the "Activate Account" button.

Step 3: Confirm company and banking information.

To activate your account, complete the Stripe application with your company and banking information. Once you’ve completed the application, your Stripe account will be active.