How to Set Up Stripe

Stripe is a great payment gateway to use with no monthly fees. This page will walk you through setting up your Stripe account and connecting FoxyCart to it so you can collect donations.

First, go to


When creating any online accounts, we highly recommend using a password management tool like 1Password or Lastpass. Don’t ever reuse passwords.


Continue and select the account settings.

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Click on API Keys and copy your Test Secret Key.


Head over to and login to your admin store account.




Click on payment in the menu and paste in your Stripe API key.


That’s it! You’re ready to start running some tests of your donation page. You should be able to checkout completely and see the money show up in your test Stripe account.