Stripe vs Shopify Payments: Overview and Features

Baremetrics

When choosing a payments processor, businesses have a lot of goals in mind. So, when it comes to comparing platforms, major players like Stripe and Shopify Payments are likely to top your list. 5 Power Your Growing Business Want to Reduce Your Churn?

Embedded Payments and the Vertical SaaS Conundrum

Finix Payments

Consumer-like expectations are entering the B2B software industry, forcing SaaS businesses to develop new strategies to compete for customers. Payments

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Understanding Failed Payments in Your SaaS Business

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Declined payments in SaaS can be a real issue for both the customers and your company. Anyone tasked with understanding why payments decline or fail knows their work is cut out for them. Sign up for the Baremetrics free trial and start seeing more into your subscription revenues today.

The Best Recurring Payment Systems

Baremetrics

Finding the right recurring payment system to process recurring invoices for your subscription-based business isn't easy. If you're currently looking for the right recurring payment system, this guide will help.

The Challenge with SMB SaaS: High Growth Can Only Mask High Churn For Just So Long

SaaStr

But beyond all the other Pros and Cons of SMB vs enterprise, there’s one looming issue with SMB SaaS: Churn. Endemic churn. The type of churn you almost can’t do anything about. SMBs go out of business, and quickly. A lot of churn lurks in poor onboarding.

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6 B2B Payment Processing Tools for 2021

Baremetrics

Your business requires a fast and reliable tool for sending and receiving payments from clients. But with so many payment processing tools on the market, which one should you choose? Here's a list of six payment processing platforms for 2021.

What Is a Payment Ledger?

Baremetrics

A payment ledger is one of the basic tools of bookkeeping. It helps to record payments related to a specific purpose. Payment ledgers can be used to track the money that your company owes or the money that is owed to the company. What is included in a payment ledger?

5 Subscription Payment Service Tools: What can they do?

Baremetrics

SaaS and subscription companies like yours need to collect and manage recurring payments at scale. Regular payment gateways like SagePay and WorldPay won't cut it. All the data your startup needs Collecting payments is just one step of effective subscription management.

Customer Churn vs. Revenue Churn — What’s the Difference?

Baremetrics

Confused about customer churn vs. revenue churn? Churn means lost money or lost customers. These metrics help you understand two different things: Customer churn — the number of people you've lost. Revenue churn — the amount of revenue you've lost.

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How to Identify Customers at Risk of Churn

Baremetrics

Reducing churn is the single most important thing your SaaS. So how do you identify customers at risk of churn? In this article, I will list a series of actions you can take to identify cohorts of customers most at risk of churn. What is churn? Revenue churn 2.

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How to Set up Recurring Payments for Your Subscriptions

Baremetrics

As a subscription-based business, choosing the right payments processor and setting up a recurring payment system for your customers is critical to running a successful company. This plays a big role in your payment model. Want to Reduce Your Churn?

What Is a Good Customer Churn Rate?

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Customer churn rate, also known as logo churn rate is a key indicator of the health of your SaaS business. At a high level, the customer churn rate gives you the rate at which your customers are canceling their subscriptions. Why Should You Care About Customer Churn Rate?

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Use Baremetrics to calculate Churn for Stripe customers

Baremetrics

Churn is the share of your customer base that has stopped using your service over a defined period of time. Churn can be calculated in two ways, namely customer churn and revenue churn , and there are good reasons to calculate both. 1 What is customer churn?

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Churn is Always High for Single Seat Customers. 8 Ideas on What to Do About It.

SaaStr

Everyone talks about hitting 120%+ NRR these days But the truth is, single-seat users & very small businesses churn at a high rate. That sort of churn hurts. Even modestly decreasing churn in Very Small Business and single seat accounts can have a big impact.

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Churn management 101: Top strategies for managing churn

ProfitWell

Most SaaS companies approach churn management all wrong. They spend huge amounts of money and time getting customers in the door but don't think about addressing churn until it becomes a major problem. Trying to fix your churn after things have already gone off the rails is a bit like playing the lottery—the odds of success are slim to none. The number one reason most SaaS companies struggle to lower their churn rate is simply that they aren’t being proactive.

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Customer Churn Analysis: Why Analyzing Churn Is So Important - ProfitWell

ProfitWell

There’s no more vital metric for a SaaS company to keep track of than churn : the rate at which customers are leaving your business and taking their subscription dollars elsewhere. Churn can be powered by a number of factors, and even small month-on-month increases in churn percentage can be ruinous to planning, so understanding what churn is and how to analyze it is paramount. What is churn analysis? Customer churn comes in many forms.

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How Modern SaaS Finance Teams Can Reduce Customer Churn

OPEXEngine

Usually, customer churn rate is every SaaS company’s worst enemy. But in this article, we’re going to show you how to not only deal with churn effectively but also how you can use your customer churn data as a valuable tool to build your business.

How Modern SaaS Finance Teams Can Reduce Customer Churn

OPEXEngine

Usually, customer churn rate is every SaaS company’s worst enemy. But in this article, we’re going to show you how to not only deal with churn effectively but also how you can use your customer churn data as a valuable tool to build your business.

The Ultimate Failed Payments Cheat Sheet

Chart Mogul

Do you know how much of your churn is due to failed payments? Our newest PDF guide unpacks how you can identify and address passive churn. Our content program aims to create, curate, and make available resources that make it easier to grow a subscription business. Many SaaS and subscription businesses grapple with how to develop the right mechanisms in order retain customers and revenue. If you’re fighting churn, how do you determine where to start?

Are You Counting Payments as Renewals?

Kellblog

Enterprise SaaS has drifted to a model where many, if not most, companies do multi-year contracts on annual payment terms. Buyers typically perform a thorough evaluation process before purchasing and are quite sure that the software will meet their needs when they deploy. But these multi-year deals are almost always done on annual payment terms. Most investors believe you could better maximize ARR by simply raising more capital and sticking with annual payments.

Churn prevention: stopping churn before it happens | ProfitWell

ProfitWell

We all know that churn is the not-so-silent killer of SaaS businesses. In fact, according to Tomasz Tunguz , the median SaaS business loses approximately 10% of its revenue to churn every year. When all your revenue is tied to recurring relationships, anything you can do to stem the loss of customers will help your company thrive in the long run. Churn prevention is your proactive strategy for keeping customers around. What is churn prevention?

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Churn Analysis: A 3-Step Guide to Analyzing Your Churn

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Picture this: Over the past six months, your churn rate has gone from a respectable 4%, to now, over 10%. At this point, you could go into panic mode and make random, drastic changes to your business to stop the bleeding. Learn more about churn prediction here.

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Average churn rate for SaaS: What is a good churn rate?

ProfitWell

It’s the question on every SaaS founder’s lips: Is my churn rate too high? A “good” churn rate for one company might be terrible for another. Worse, comparing average churn rates across different markets and industries will leave you mired in confusing statistics and contradicting studies. So how do you know what a healthy churn rate is for your SaaS company? Why is it so hard to define an average churn rate—and what does that mean for your subscription business?

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How Nudge Coach reduced customer churn by over 70%

Baremetrics

Anyone managing a SaaS or subscription business is aware of customer churn. That means achieving any essence of “growth” requires replacing lost customers faster than the rate at which they churn. The benchmark customer churn for SaaS for SMBs is 5%.

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6 Payment Acceptance Obstacles SaaS Companies Face and How to Avoid Them

SaaStr

By: Rob Nathan, EVP, Integrated Solutions at CardConnect. With thousands of new startups emerging everyday and the average turnover rate for business applications trending at 39% annually, the SaaS industry couldn’t be more competitive. Despite the hyper competition, many SaaS providers take their organization’s payment processing experience for granted. From a customer’s perspective, clunky user interfaces or a lack of convenient payment options is frustrating.

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Dunning Management: How to Recover Failed Payments

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Failed payments are part of running a subscription or SaaS business. It’s normal for credit card payments to get declined. But unless you have dunning management in place, chances are those failed payments are costing you a lot of money.

8 Top reasons for customer churn: understand why churn happens | ProfitWell

ProfitWell

They launch a product, start bringing in some solid revenue, and put all their efforts into acquiring new customers. Their success blinds them to the hidden dangers every SaaS company faces—dangers like high customer churn. Understanding the top reasons why customers churn—and knowing how to adapt your approach and keep them around—is vital for keeping your SaaS business sustainable and profitable. Wistia uses customer support as a differentiator to help combat churn.

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Revenue recovery: stop churn, keep customers, increase revenue

ProfitWell

For subscription businesses, churn rate is everything. This encouragement is part of churn management, a process that businesses implement in the name of revenue recovery. What is revenue recovery? Revenue recovery is the combination of strategies that subscription businesses use in order to keep customers subscribed to their services. It is meant to combat churn and increase user retention. Involuntary churned customers.

How does Product Analytics help in Reducing Churn?

CustomerSuccessBox

How unfortunate is it to see a subscriber canceling their recurring payment! Product analytics is the process of evaluating how your customers or users engage with your product. Why is it not easier to predict churn? How does product analytics help in reducing churn?

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Why churn prediction will save your company

ProfitWell

They enable your business to, well, be. Understanding which of your customers is most likely to churn can be an anxious business for a SaaS company. Churn can appear to happen suddenly owing to any number of potential factors, and customers who do churn are unlikely to write you a “Dear John” letter explaining why it wasn’t you; it was them. There’s a wealth of data on breaking down the likelihood of churn per customer—maybe too much data. churn, 2.5%

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7 Proven Strategies to Reduce Churn (With Real Examples)

Baremetrics

I spent over a week speaking with different SaaS founders and marketers about how they successfully reduced churn for their business. churn by doing something every SaaS business should be doing, but most don’t. What is churn? The end result is churn.

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Stripe vs. PayPal: Which Payment Platform is More Valuable For Your Business?

Baremetrics

Your payment processor may be an important element of your business. However, with so many of these payment platforms on the market, how are you supposed to choose? If you’re searching for one of these platforms, what qualities are important to you?

What is Negative Churn? (And How to Achieve it)

Baremetrics

Negative revenue? Negative net revenue churn? Net revenue churn is the exception to the rule, and it’s one of the few times you’ll hear founders get excited about a KPI being in the negative. So, why does everyone have such a positive attitude about negative churn?

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Churn Management Strategies for SaaS Companies

Baremetrics

What is churn management? Are there any two words that SaaS companies hate more than customer churn? If you're dealing with a high churn management rate, you're in the right place. This will provide you with some excellent insight into the causes of the customer churn.

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Steps to Foolproof Payment Recovery for Your Subscription Box Business

Chargebee

With over 53% of subscriber churn being involuntary, subscription boxes operating in a hypercompetitive market are adopting agile payment recovery practices and taking control of their recurring revenue stream.

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Steps to Foolproof Payment Recovery for Your Subscription Box Business

Chargebee

With over 53% of subscriber churn being involuntary, subscription boxes operating in a hypercompetitive market are adopting agile payment recovery practices and taking control of their recurring revenue stream.

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Matching Price to Value: 3 Lessons in Monetization from Menlo Ventures (Video + Transcript)

SaaStr

SaaS is about creating long-term value for your customer, and being compensated appropriately for that value as a business. Learn actionable monetization tips from a Product/Growth operator turned VC. I was on the product team and saw this opportunity for us to work more cross functionally across the company and focus heavily on retention and monetization. I think monetization doesn’t always get the airtime it deserves. Really fast revenue growth.

5 Tips to Prevent Involuntary Churn in SaaS

Baremetrics

Customers churn because they don’t want to use your product anymore, right? There’s this “little” thing called involuntary churn that’ll slowly eat away at your business if you let it go unchecked. But ignoring involuntary churn will cost you money.

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5 Steps Action Plan to deal with a Big Account Churn

CustomerSuccessBox

However, if you work hard, you can design an offboarding procedure that makes a good first impression and leaves room for future business. Especially, with a big account churn. The majority of businesses rarely give their departing consumers much consideration. Customer Churn

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5 Ways to Reduce Customer Churn for SaaS in a Recession

Totango

As their customers are presented with changing markets and deal with the uncertainty that comes with current events, SaaS companies must be prepared for a potential wave of churn. Great business strategies become great survival strategies when a recession hits.

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