Frequently Asked Questions

Does Cheerful round up online transactions?

Yes, Cheerful will round up all transactions on your linked account, whether that is online or at a physical location.

What types of accounts does Cheerful support?

You may link the credit card, debit card, or checking account of your choice as long as the account is aiisued by one of the 10,000 issuing financial institutions, banks and credit unions available in the database.

How do I make sure I don’t send too much money per month?

You can set a monthly limit on your donations. The minimum monthly limit is $5.

As a nonprofit, how can I get involved?

Contact or pick a plan here.

How secure is Cheerful?

As secure as it gets. No banking credentials or sensitive financial data is ever stored.

How do I track how much is donated?

We send email alerts to users to help them keep track of donations. Users can also send themselves a receipt at any time.

What are Cheerful’s fees?

Cheerful is free to donors. Processing fees and nonprofit plans are detailed here.

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