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Kieron James - 29th Aug, 2023

In case you're confused about the difference between Wonderful ( and the Wonderful Organisation (, this article will clear things up for you...


Wonderful ( is an Open Banking instant bank payment provider, which allows merchants and registered UK charities to receive payments via their own websites, its One app or (for charities) by sharing a link to their dedicated charity donation page.

Payments are transferred directly and securely from the consumer or donor account to the merchant or charity account, using Open Banking payment technology. This results in a better payment experience for donors and significant cost savings (it's completely free for UK registered charities).

Find out how much you could save by using our interactive cost saving calculator at is a 100% fee-free charity fundraising platform, which allows members of the public to raise money for a charity of their choosing. Donations made via are powered by Wonderful (above) but there are never any fees for donations originating from - the fair usage policy described above only applies to direct donations, not those made via the fundraising platform.

Unlike many other charity fundraising platforms, does not charge charities any fees or take a commission from donations. Instead, the platform is funded by corporate sponsors, who generously cover all platform costs so that charities can receive every penny generated by the efforts of their fundraisers.

Because fundraisers give everything, takes nothing.

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Featured FAQs

How much will I save?

Our highly predictable, transparent and aggressive fee structure, typically saving merchants more than 90% on transaction fees is a simple, secure alternative to debit and credit cards. It also includes instant settlement.

Enterprise integrations

Wonderful's instant bank payment service can be integrated with your checkout. Our public API will be released shortly. Contact our team to find out how much we can save your enterprise business on transaction processing fees.

Why we don't take cards

We do not take a percentage of funds raised, ask for tips, or do anything that prevents 100% of donations going to the causes that charity supporters are so passionate about. We are inspired and driven by that passion.

Payment security

Payments made through Wonderful are simple, fast and secure. Wonderful is an Authorised Payment Institution regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and uses Open Banking to facilitate payment initiation.