The Planning Center Giving API now supports webhooks—messages sent from our system to yours to let you know about new or changed data in our software.
We expanded our support for instant account verification from roughly 4,800 banks and credit unions to over 11,100 banking institutions across the US!
If your church is under contract with another donation management company, we'll waive your subscription fee to Giving for the duration of your current contract for up to 12 months.
There is a new way to make sure people have just the right level of access to do their job while maintaining privacy for your donors—permission levels.
An annual budget or a plan to build a new building usually starts with a question: what can we accomplish as a community? A pledge campaign can help you find the answer.
Helping people transition to online giving is hard. We want to provide you with a guide on how to make the world of online giving more approachable to your congregation.
Starting today, the credit and debit card processing rate for Giving and Registrations will be reduced to 2.15% + $0.30 for US customers.
Now it's easier for your bookkeeper to balance the books and your staff to understand the cost of processing fees over time.
Paperless Transactions released an integration with Giving that allows you to scan and remotely deposit checks and import those donations into Giving.
You can now issue joint donor statements! Just identify which donors give together and issue statements as usual—we will take care of the rest.
Link-sharing is not always the best way for some churches to share public forms, events, or fund pages. So we created an alternative option— QR codes!
Today we introduced a few new features which we hope will contribute to a clearer picture of how processing fees impact your donations.
When a donor’s credit card is about to expire, Giving will now smooth the transition to a new card if the payment processor does not automatically replace it.
Donors can opt-out of receiving receipts for donations and choose their preferred email address for all of their notifications.
Even though disputed donations are uncommon, Planning Center Giving will help you track every dispute accurately and responsibly in your books.
Giving updated the status stamps for donations, added filters for you to customize your Dashboard, and a brand new “Cancel donation” feature for your donors.
You can choose to give your donors the option to cover the processing fees associated with their online donations in Giving!
You can now embed the entire donor experience right on your church website, so people never have to leave your site to give.
The Giving API is open for business! We're also introducing Payment Sources - a new way of tracking donations that came through an external donation system.
O Canada! We are so excited today to bring Planning Center Giving to our northerly neighbors. As of today, Canadian churches are welcome to sign up.
Giving now calculates basic forecasting numbers based on your active recurring donations. The forecast can also be broken down by fund.