Frequently asked questions

For a typical transaction 90% goes to the beneficiary. The remaining 10% is split between our cut, any partners involved in the transaction, and the payment processor fees.
We support VISA and Mastercard, plus SEPA (IBAN) bank transfers.
Flattr is based in Europe so we use Euro(€), the EU currency. We provide an approximate USD value of many important amounts for reference.
Directly to your bank account. This works worldwide as long as your bank accepts international Euro bank transfers.
Update your public profile so it describes you, what you do and why people should support you.
Embed the Flattr button on your site if you host your own content.
Tell your fans that you use Flattr and how they can support you.
But remember, there is nothing wrong in just giving to others.