Stripe is the a software platform for running an internet business. We handle billions of dollars every year for forward-thinking businesses around the world. We believe that payments is a problem rooted in code, not finance. We obsessively seek out elegant, composable abstractions that enable robust, scalable, flexible integrations. Because we eliminate needless complexity and extraneous details, you can get up and running with Stripe in just a couple of minutes. Stripe is an always-improving toolchain that gains new features every month. Our world-class engineering team constantly iterates upon every facet of the Stripe stack. From Apple Pay to AliPay, building on Stripe means you get early access to the latest technologies. Hundreds of thousands of the world’s most innovative technology companies are scaling faster and more efficiently by building their businesses on Stripe. Headquartered in San Francisco, Stripe currently powers businesses in 25 countries, has twelve global offices, and over a thousand people working to help transform how modern businesses are built and run.