Checkout Experience

1. Introduction:

Proceeding to checkout on Fivestar promises a smooth, secure, and tailored experience. We’ve integrated with Stripe, a renowned payment processing platform, ensuring your transaction is hassle-free and trustworthy. Below is a detailed walkthrough of what to expect. Please note, Fivestar is currently built to support purchases in the United States only. Follow us on social to be the first to know when Fivestar expands internationally. 

2. The Personalized Stripe Experience

Stripe Checkout

Fivestar gives special importance to your checkout journey. That’s why we’ve made sure to configure our Stripe solution to align with our brand and provide added functionalities:

  • Custom Branding: Expect a seamless design experience. Our Stripe checkout interface is branded with Fivestar’s custom icon, logo, and color scheme to ensure you feel at home.
  • Store Policies: Easily accessible and clearly stated, you’re always informed about your purchase.
  • Tax Support: Automatic tax calculations based on location ensure you don’t face any unexpected costs during payment.

3. Checking Out as a New or Logged-out User

For our new or currently logged-out patrons, the checkout process is an added step to ensure security and provide a more personalized post-purchase experience.

Here’s the flow:

  • Step 1: Click “Checkout” on the shopping cart screen.
  • Step 2: You will be directed to the sign-in/create account screen. If you’re new, creating an account is quick and easy! And if you’re a returning user, simply sign in.
  • Step 3: Post-sign-in/account creation, you’ll be redirected to the Stripe checkout experience. Here, you finalize your purchase details and proceed with the payment.

4. Post-Purchase Experience

After a successful transaction:

  • You’ll be automatically redirected to the Purchased Content page. Here, you can instantly access the highlight you’ve bought and view past purchases.
  • A confirmation email with all the purchase details will be sent to your registered email ID.


Conclusion: Purchasing highlights on Fivestar is more than just a transaction. It’s a user-centric journey designed with you in mind, ensuring every step is streamlined, transparent, and secure. Shop with confidence!

If you have any additional questions or concerns, feel free to reach out to our support team at [email protected]