We have found Stripe to be the most appropriate platform for the LFGM marketplace due to the high level of security, friendliness of development, and feature-rich solution both for development and customer use.
We believe that you will benefit from utilizing this service for your payment collection. If you have any questions, please feel free to jump on our Discord for a chat. For more information about Stripe, please visit www.Stripe.com
When you are ready to get setup, click "Connect your Stripe Account" on the previous page and use the following guide if you have questions about what to fill in the form.
If you do not have an actual business, your location will be your home address. By default, you are considered an individual or sole proprietor for tax/business questions. This will be important later.
As above, if you do not have an established business, choose your personal phone number.
Here you should choose the option that best fits you. If you do not have an established business or are the only member in your LLC, you will choose that option. The other options are for Corporations, multi-partner LLCs, Nonprofits, and Partnerships.
If you're not sure what these are, you probably don't have one.
This is a number you receive from the government when you start a business. If you don't have one, leave this blank.
If you have your own website, you can link that here. If not, you can link your LFGM profile by putting the url here. It should look something like: https://lookingforgm.com/profile/yourusername/
How do you best describe your professional game mastering? You may find an appropriate entry under Professional Servies, Personal Services, or Entertainment.
ow early do you think you might be paid before running a game? A day? A week? A month? This may vary between GMs and is a personal choice. Choose the tbest answer.
Individual or Sole Proprietor Details
These are your personal details. If you do not have an establishe business, much of this will be the same as above with a few additional fields. These should be pretty self-explanatory.
This is the name that your customers will see on their credit card statment. Choose something that will clearly describe you or your buisness to prevent the customer from misunderstanding this charge.
If you have a specific phone number that you use for accepting customer service requests, use your own number here.
These are numbers related to your bank account. You should be able to find these numbers in your bank account details. Make sure you confirm your account number as well.
You may want to utilize two-step authentication, which improves your security and reduces the chances that your account could become compromised. As unlikely as this is, you always want to keep your bank account information extra safe whenever possible.
That's it! When you complete your form, it should bring you back to LFGM and connect your account.