Most platforms can pay out funds only to connected accounts in the same region and in local currencies. Platforms based in the US can make cross-border payouts to accounts in other regions, subject to restrictions.
Use this guide to learn how to add funds to your account balance and transfer the funds into your users’ bank accounts, without processing payments through Stripe. This guide uses an example of a Q&A product that pays its writers a portion of the advertising revenue that their answers generate. The platform and connected accounts are both in the US.
When adding funds to your balance, best practice is to use a manual payout schedule. If you enable automatic payouts, you can’t control whether the system uses added funds for payouts. You can configure your schedule in your payout settings.