Top 5 Bitcoin Cash (BCH) Payment Gateway [No KYC] — 2021

Bitcoin Cash [BCH] is a great way for e-commerce merchants to accept cryptocurrency on their websites.

Merchants and customers alike can benefit from the quick confirmations and low transaction fees that BCH offers.

BCH’s average transaction fee stands at $0.0052 compared to BTC whose transaction fee is at $18.02. This means that customers have to pay a minuscule amount to get their BCH transactions confirmed in a matter of seconds.

Plus, BCH offers the benefits of no chargebacks, secure transactions, and all the other benefits of the blockchain.

If you are an online merchant looking to accept BCH on your eCommerce store, here are a few options.

And, the best bit, they don’t need KYC to use.

Blockonomics

Blockonomics is a cryptocurrency payment gateway that offers support for Bitcoin [BTC] and Bitcoin Cash [BCH].

For BCH payments, it offers plugin integration for WordPress, WHMCS, and a Payment API for custom implementation.

Its additional services include a blockchain explorer, BCH invoices, and a Wallet Watcher

Pros:

  • Direct-to-wallet
  • No Fees [Until Dec 31, 2021, after which 1% per transaction]
  • 24X7 customer support
  • Quick and easy setup
  • Embedded payment widget [No redirects — same page payment]
  • Secure and Private

Cons:

  • Limited plugins for e-commerce platforms [only support WordPress, WHMCS, Payment API]
  • No customization for plugins
  • Technical knowledge needed for API integration
GoURL

GoURL is a 100% open-source cryptocurrency payment gateway that allows merchants to accept payments on their webstore.

They offer a WordPress Plugin and an API. For custom-made websites, GoURL offers API for various programming languages including PHP, JSON, C++, Java, etc.

GoURL charges a fee of 1.5% for every transaction.

Pros:

  • 100% open source
  • Direct-to-wallet
  • Free Support
  • Usage statistics
  • Easy Setup
  • Customizable payment gateways

Cons:

  • Limited plugin options [only WordPress and API support]
  • Technical knowledge needed for API integration and/or customization
Prompt Cash

Prompt Cash is a non-custodial peer-to-peer bitcoin cash payment gateway that allows you to accept hassle-free payments.

It offers a WordPress plugin as well as a REST API to its customers and supports 0-conf payments.

As for pricing, they have 3 pricing plans,

  1. Free
  2. Standard — $20+0.01per transaction
  3. Premium — $500+/month

Pros:

  • Direct-to-wallet
  • Quick and easy setup
  • Embedded payment widget [No redirects — same page payment]
  • Support 0-conf payments
  • Usage statistics

Cons:

  • Limited plugin options [only WordPress and API support]
  • Lacks 24X7 support: No support for the free plan and basic support tickets for standard plans
AnyPay

AnyPay’s flagship product AnyPay Cash Register is the fastest point of sales app to accept cryptocurrency payments, which includes, BTC, BCH, BSV, and Dash.

For online merchants, they offer, a WordPress plugin and REST API for custom-made websites.

For their Woocommerce plugin, they charge a fee of $0.05 for every transaction which is charged directly from the merchant's customers.

Pros:

  • Open Source plugin for WooCommerce
  • Supports POS payments
  • Direct-to-wallet
  • Quick and Easy Setup

Cons:

  • Woocommerce not tested with the last 3 major WordPress updates so it may have compatibility issues
  • Non-customizable plugins
  • 24X7 support missing
Plisio

Plisio is a crypto payment gateway that offers its customers a fast and seamless integration to accept payments with over 50+ supported coins and a wide range of plugins.

It offers plugin support for, OpenCart, VirtueMart, WHMCS, Magento, PrestaShop, WooCommerce as well as API for custom-made websites.

Its pricing includes 3 plans,

  1. Wallet: Free
  2. Gateway API: 0.5% per transaction
  3. White Label: 1.5% per transaction

Pros:

  • 24X7 customer support
  • Safe and secure
  • Usage statistics
  • Pool transactions to save on fees
  • Multiple plugin options available
  • Multi-currency support

Cons:

  • Funds transferred to third party wallet [Plisio]
  • Payment page redirects to a third-party page [Gateway API plan — Plisio]

Conclusion

With multiple payment gateways available for BCH, you have plenty of options to choose from with each gateway offering its own unique set of features.

Almost all companies offer gateway API while plugin support varies with each.

Plilsio stands out by offering quite an eclectic choice of plugins appealing to a larger customer base but lacks direct-to-wallet support.

For POS merchants, AnyPay is a good option.

Blockonomics, GoURL offer direct-to-wallet support but lacks plugin options, while PromptCash stands out with its 0-conf support.


This is a companion discussion topic for the original entry at https://insights.blockonomics.co/top-5-bitcoin-cash-bch-payment-gateway-no-kyc-2021/