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  • Subscription Billing Startup ChargeBee Raises $800k From Accel Partners

    Subscription Billing Startup ChargeBee Raises $800k From Accel Partners

    ChargeBee, a Chennai-based startup that helps companies manage their subscription billings, has raised around $800,000 in a Series A funding from Accel Partners. This brings ChargeBee’s total funding to $1.17 million, including the $370K it had raised in seed funding during October 2012. This new funding will be used to beef up ChargeBee’s sales teams in the U.S. and also hire… Read More

  • Nightmarish Hardware Failure At Recurly Erases Subscription Billing Info Of Some Clients’ Customers

    Nightmarish Hardware Failure At Recurly Erases Subscription Billing Info Of Some Clients’ Customers

    Recurly had some very bad news for its clients this morning but at least initial fixes are now on the way. A cascading hardware failure erased some end customer recurring billing info, preventing them from processing payments and essentially requiring them to ask customers to re-sign up for their subscriptions. Considering people often forget about the subscriptions they pay for, they might… Read More

  • Subscription Billings Startup Recurly Raises $6 Million

    Subscription Billings Startup Recurly Raises $6 Million

    Recurly, a startup that makes it easy for other companies to manage their subscription billing, has raised $6 million in a Series A financing round led by BV Capital, and including Polaris Venture Partners, Harrison Metal Capital and FreeStyle Capital. This brings Recurly’s total funding to $8 million. Recurly’s service allows businesses to quickly implement a subscription… Read More

  • Subscription Billings Startup Recurly Debuts Payment Gateway

    Subscription Billings Startup Recurly Debuts Payment Gateway

    Recurly, a startup that makes it easy for other companies to manage their subscription billing, has released a payment gateway designed specifically to handle the unique requirements of recurring billing. Recurly’s service allows businesses to quickly implement a subscription billing system, handling tasks like credit card number storage (it also supports integration with financial… Read More

  • Recurly Raises $1.6 Million To Help Companies Manage Subscription Billing

    Recurly Raises $1.6 Million To Help Companies Manage Subscription Billing

    Recurly, a startup that makes it easy for other companies to manage their subscription billing, has closed a $1.6 million round of seed funding. The round is being led by Polaris Ventures, with participation from Harrison Metal (Michael Dearing), FreeStyle Capital (Dave Samuel and Josh Felser), Larry Mohr, Dave McClure’s recently-launched 500 Startups, Dharmesh Shah, Sherry Coutu… Read More

  • Recurly Charges Ahead With Simple Billing; Enters Public Beta

    Recurly Charges Ahead With Simple Billing; Enters Public Beta

    Back in mid-November, we wrote about a new startup called Recurly which aimed to help other startups alleviate the pain of implementing subscription-based payment systems for their products. Since that time, Recurly has accepted 172 companies into their private beta, and feel comfortable enough handling that load that they’re opening to a public beta today. That will make the 450+… Read More

  • Online Subscription Billing Is A Pain. Recurly Wants To Alleviate It.

    Online Subscription Billing Is A Pain. Recurly Wants To Alleviate It.

    Most startups have about a billion things to worry about. For many of them, this includes execution of their business model. With online ad networks depressed, increasingly, a number of those companies are starting to explore subscription-based models. But there are a dozen reasons why that can be a pain. Enter Recurly. Recurly, which is a startup itself, is entering private beta today. The… Read More