Physical cards

    Learn more about physical cards.

    Creating your card design

    Physical cards can be customized with your own branding.


    A branded card design

    1. Visit your card design, which can also be accessed from your settings.
    2. Upload a PNG or SVG logo.
    3. Click Save to submit your design for review.

    Pending approval, your new card design is used for all cards created with the Dashboard or API.

    Creating your letter design

    Cards created with the individual shipping option are attached to a tri-fold letter. It allows you to share important information with cardholders and highlight your brand.


    A branded letter design

    1. Visit your card design. It can also be accessed from your settings.
    2. Fill out the template and view the preview.
    3. Click Save to submit your design for review.

    Pending approval, your new letter is used for all cards created with the Dashboard or API.

    Shipping your cards

    Use the shipping type parameter to set your shipment packaging.

    type description
    individual Each card is affixed to a letter and is shipped in a #10 envelope addressed to the recipient.
    bulk All cards ordered to the same shipping address on a given day are batched together into a single box and are shipped without letters or envelopes.

    Use the shipping service parameter to set the delivery service.

    Service Estimated Transit Time
    standard 4-6 business days
    express 3 business days
    priority 2 business days

    Every card order will have a tracking number except for individually-packaged, standard shipping orders. After your card order ships, associated card fees are deducted directly from your Stripe balance. All of your account’s card fees can be seen in the Dashboard.

    Costs

    Cards cost 3 USD each plus shipping.

    Service Cost
    standard .50 USD
    express 16 USD
    priority 22 USD
    Service Cost
    standard 25 USD
    express 30 USD
    priority 48 USD

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