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A couple of days ago I wrote about a new service that lets you pay rent by credit card for just a 1.5% fee. The trick is that both landlord and tenant have to sign up with the service since they make payments electronically rather than by check.
Still that’s a much better price than Plastiq will usually charge — 2.5%. Plastiq charges your credit card and will send a check if they don’t have the recipient set up for direct deposit.
I love competition, though. Because Plastiq is already out with a lower rate promotion to lock in rent payments.
First-time Plastiq customers who make rent or real estate payments scheduling 6 payments will get a 2% fee. Your first rent payment must be submitted by May 31.
They flag “use any card” for this offer. This actually means,
- Mastercard: Any Rent/Real Estate payment
- Discover: Any Rent/Real Estate payment
- Visa: Personal Rent, Business Lease, HOA, but no Mortgage payments
- Amex: Personal Rent, but no Business Lease, HOA, or Mortgage payments
In order to take advantage of this offer you must use this link so the correct code gets applied.