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The Ultimate Way to Pay for Your Wedding

Getting married? Congrats! Paying for your wedding shouldn't be difficult. That's why we've created an all-in-one wedding payments platform–to keep you on track with your invoices and stay sane throughout the entire process!

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An All-In-One Budgeter & Dashboard Tracker

Wedding payments for couples finally made a little less painful. Keep track of all of your paid and scheduled payments for your wedding in one spot. You decide the payment method.

simplify your life

Connect All Of Your Payment Methods

Looking to rack up credit card points for your honeymoon (#YOLO) and want to use your card? You can do that. Your parents want to wire money? That's cool too. You create the payment requests and pay your vendors however you'd like.

Split Up Your Payments

Book Now, Pay Later

Now you can split up your vendor payments over time. Pay with Maroo’s Book Now, Pay Later (BNPL) and get 0% APR up to 12 months with cancellation insurance included.

split up your payments

Book Now, Pay Later

Now you can split up your vendor payments over time. Pay with Maroo Book Now, Pay Later (BNPL) and get 0% APR up to 12 months with cancellation insurance included with participating wedding businesses.

Invite Your Vendors

Let your vendors know you want to pay your invoices with them on Maroo. Invite them to join the platform below. Or, sign up and send a payment request with your invoice attached. All they need to do is accept your payment request!

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Maroo FAQs

Have questions? Read answers to the most popular Maroo questions listed below.

How is Maroo different from Venmo or Zelle?

Maroo is as easy and simple to use as any payment app (similar to Venmo and Zelle), yet tailored to the wedding & events industry. Your vendor will choose how they want to be paid (ie credit card, debit card, or ACH) and your payment will process in 1-4 business days. There are NO daily limits. Bank transfers (ACH) are free to process on our platform, and all cards cost a flat 2.9% to process.

How much does it cost to use Maroo as a couple?

Maroo is free to use and there are no subscription fees. (Yes, you read that right!) It is free to process bank transfers (ACH). Credit cards and debit cards process at a flat 2.9% regardless of the type of card used. Maroo also offers a Book Now, Pay Later payment method. You have the ability to pay your invoices back over time over 3, 6, or 12 months at 0% APR. Wedding cancellation insurance is included in the transaction.

How does Maroo make money?

Maroo makes money in two ways: We make money on payments processing and on our Book Now, Pay Later feature. We don't charge for ACH/bank transfers and we are a free platform to use.

How long does it take for payments to process?

Payments are processed within 1-4 business days.

Does Maroo have a system in place for payment reminders?

Maroo has a built-in automated payments reminder feature.

How secure is Maroo?

Maroo does not store any sensitive information on our servers (i.e. credit cards numbers and personal information such as SSN and DOB). We work exclusively with certified Level 1 PCI Compliant Service Providers (Stripe) to process payments.

Does Maroo support international payments?

At this time, Maroo does not accept or support international payments outside of the US.

How is Maroo different from Venmo or Zelle?

Maroo is as easy and simple to use as any payment app (similar to Venmo and Zelle), yet tailored to the wedding & events industry. As a business, you choose how you want your clients to pay you, and then Maroo will process that payment straight to your business bank account within 1 business day. There are NO daily limits. Bank transfers (ACH) and debit cards are free to process on our platform, and credit cards cost a flat 2.9% to process. Maroo also works for making payments to other businesses and freelancers (ie your 1099s). Request to pay another business or freelancer, and when they accept your payment request, they get paid in 1 business day too–no fees for bank transfers! At the end of the year, we’ll send you the 1099s you need in order to prep your taxes. One more big difference? You can sync directly with your Quickbooks online. Any payment request you make on Maroo will automatically sync up with your Quickbooks. It’s as though Zelle or Venmo got a big business upgrade for the wedding & events world! 

How much does it cost to use Maroo as a business?

Maroo is free to use and there are no subscription fees. (Yes, you read that right!) It is free to process bank transfers (ACH) and debit cards. Credit cards process at a flat 2.9% regardless of the type of card used. There is also the option to offer clients the ability to Pay Over Time. In this TK, they tktkt. invoices to be split over 3, 6, or 12 months at 0% APR for couples. The fee structure for businesses is as follows: 3 months / 5% fee, 6 months / 7% fee and 12 months / 10% fee.

How does Maroo make money?

Maroo makes money in two ways: We make money on business-to-business (B2B) payments and our Pay Over Time feature. Your The Pay Over Time feature allows invoices to be split over 3, 6, or 12 months at 0% APR. The fee structure is as follows: 3 months / 5% fee, 6 months / 7% fee and 12 months / 10% fee.Maroo also offers the option to pay your subcontractors and your business bills via a credit card at a low and tax-deductible 2.9% fee.

How long does it take for payments to process?

Payments are processed within 1 business day. 

Does Maroo have a system in place for payment reminders?

Maroo has an automated payments reminder schedule. Maroo also offers a manual payment reminder option, should you choose to send reminders on your own to clients.

Does Maroo sync with any accounting software?

You can connect your Maroo account with your Quickbooks Online (QBO) account to ensure all invoices that you send to your clients are synced. 

How secure is Maroo?

Maroo does not store any sensitive information on our servers (i.e. credit cards numbers and personal information such as SSN and DOB) but uses a card processor (Stripe) which is a certified Level 1 PCI Compliant Service Provider.

Does Maroo support international payments?

At this time, Maroo does not accept or support international payments outside of the US.

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