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Frequently Asked Questions

chipin is a secure and convenient way to chip in = contribute money towards a gift chosen by you, your friends, family, or co-workers, for any occasion. A platform to organise group online gifts.

Yes, our app is free to download and to create an account. We don’t charge any transaction fees for chipping in.

Once a gift is fully chipped (100% funded), we place the order with the supplier and ship it to any address you provide with tracking details.

Yes, you can withdraw the contributions at any time by transferring them to your nominated bank account, Paypal or PayID. However, we do charge a withdrawal fee:

6% for the amount below $100

5% for the amount between $100 and $1,000

4% for the amount beyond $1,000

Unlike your standard wishlist, chiplist is not limited to one website, brand, or supplier. A chiplist is your ultimate wishlist for online gifts (and offline ones too!).
The way it’s designed allows anyone from anywhere to contribute any time to the gift you want. Making it a universal wishlist with crowdfunding capabilities.

Easy! Simple share your chiplist link using the quick share options on the explore page or in the chiplist section. When anyone chips into any of your gifts, you instantly become friends.

A chipin fund is a convenient way to pool money for:
– any gifts not yet available on chipin
– any gift-worthy events involving money collection (weddings, charities, fundraisers…),
– or anything else your heart desires (from honeymoon to home reno, the possibilities are endless :).

chipin accepts payments via Paypal, Google Pay, and credit cards facilitated via Stripe.

We take payment security very seriously. You can choose to pay with a credit card via Stripe, Paypal, or Google Pay.
All of your payment information is encrypted. chipin doesn’t store or have access to your payment information.

No worries! Either transfer the funds to a different online gift or withdraw the funds by transferring them to your bank account.

No. Anyone with a link to your chiplist can chipin. You can chip in without signing up by using the guest option and anonymously if that’s what you prefer. You need to create an account only if you want to create a chiplist.

Any gift-worthy event. From birthdays, baby showers, weddings, bridal showers, religious festivals to work farewells and even fundraisers.
chipin is your solution for any group gifting occasion.