Streamline Billing, Manage Subscriptions, Collect Payments

Kill Bill has automated the world's most complex billing problems.

And it’s open-source, so it’s yours.

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"Kill Bill has been amazing to work with. They gave us a solid billing and payment platform flexible enough to support all of the Carfax use cases that other solutions costing 6 figures were not able to provide."

 

Matt Cervarich
Director of Application Services
Customer since 2015

 

Happy holidays from the Kill Bill team! 🎁

 

Kill Bill

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Architecture & Design
Full control &Β  ownershipβœ…βŒβŒβŒβŒβŒ
Enterprise supportβš™ [avail]βœ…βœ…βœ…βœ…βœ…
Own your dataβœ…βŒβŒβŒβŒβŒ
No vendor lock-inβœ…βŒβŒβŒβŒβŒ
Basic Subscription & Invoicing
Customizable catalogβœ…βœ…βœ…βŒβœ…βœ…
Billing in-advance & in-arrearsβœ…βœ…βœ…βœ…βœ…βœ…
Proration logicβœ…βœ…βœ…βœ…βœ…βœ…
Trial & discount supportβœ…[weak][weak][weak][weak][weak]
Simple usage-based billingβœ…βœ…βœ…βœ…βœ…βœ…
Advanced Subscription & Invoicing
Invoice groupingβœ…βŒβŒβŒβŒβŒ
Complex usage models & tiersβœ…βœ…βŒβŒβŒβœ…
Support for third-party catalogβœ…βŒβŒβŒβŒβŒ
Billing alignmentsβœ…βŒβŒβŒβŒβœ…
Payment & Dunning
Payment routing (mulitple gateways)βœ…βŒβŒβŒ[some][some]
Support any payment flow (CC, ACH, crypto-c, …)βœ…βœ…βŒβŒβŒβŒ
Configurable dunning strategiesβœ…βŒβŒβŒβŒ[maybe]
Payment retriesβœ…βŒβŒβŒβœ…βœ…
Event-Based
Ability to register for push notificationsβœ…[maybe]βŒβŒβœ…βœ…
Event sourcing designβœ…βŒβŒβŒβŒβŒ
Support for complex retry strategiesβœ…βŒβŒβŒβŒβŒ
Customization
Custom billing & payment behavior through pluginsβœ…βŒβŒβŒβŒβŒ
Support any third-party integrations (tax, payment, CRM, etc.)βœ…βŒβŒβŒ[some][some]
Ability to integrate with the rest of the platformβœ…βŒβŒβŒβŒβŒ
Audit Trails
Any state change is audited (who, when)βœ…βŒβŒβŒ[maybe]βœ…
State revision history (what)βœ…βŒβŒβŒβŒβŒ
Internationalization
All currencies supportedβœ…βœ…βœ…βœ…βœ…βœ…
Localized catalog templatesβœ…βŒβŒβŒβŒβŒ
Localized invoice templatesβœ…βŒβŒβŒβŒβŒ
Multi-Tenancy
Ability to use multiple tenantsβœ…βŒβŒβŒβŒβŒ
Security
Granular roles & permissionsβœ…βŒβŒβŒβŒβŒ
Two-factor authorization (2FA)βœ…????βœ…
Encryptionβœ…?????
Testing
Customizable / On-Demand test environmentsβœ…βŒβŒβŒβŒβŒ
Extensive test suites availablesβœ…βŒβŒβŒβŒβŒ
Admin UI
Powerful back-office administrative user interfaceβœ…[maybe][maybe][maybe]βœ…βœ…
Deployment
On-premiseβœ…βŒβŒβŒβŒβŒ
Public cloudβœ…βŒβŒβŒβŒβŒ
Kubernetes (K8s)[avail]❌❌❌❌❌
Scalability
Support millions of subscriptions and invoices[avail][maybe]❌❌[maybe]βœ…
Pricing Model
Free tierβœ…βŒβŒβŒβŒβŒ
Independent of revenue[avail]❌❌❌❌❌

 

Kill Bill

Aria

Chargebee

Fusebill

Recurly

Zuora

Architecture & Design
Full control &  ownership❌❌❌❌❌
Enterprise supportβš™ [avail]βœ…βœ…βœ…βœ…βœ…
Own your dataβœ…βŒβŒβŒβŒβŒ
No vendor lock-inβœ…βŒβŒβŒβŒβŒ
Basic Subscription & Invoicing
Customizable catalogβœ…βœ…βœ…βŒβœ…βœ…
Billing in-advance & in-arrearsβœ…βœ…βœ…βœ…βœ…βœ…
Proration logicβœ…βœ…βœ…βœ…βœ…βœ…
Trial & discount supportβœ…[weak][weak][weak][weak][weak]
Simple usage-based billingβœ…βœ…βœ…βœ…βœ…βœ…
Advanced Subscription & Invoicing
Invoice groupingβœ…βŒβŒβŒβŒβŒ
Complex usage models & tiersβœ…βœ…βŒβŒβŒβœ…
Support for third-party catalogβœ…βŒβŒβŒβŒβŒ
Billing alignmentsβœ…βŒβŒβŒβŒβœ…
Payment & Dunning
Payment routing (mulitple gateways)βœ…βŒβŒβŒ[some][some]
Support any payment flow (CC, ACH, crypto-c, …)βœ…βœ…βŒβŒβŒβŒ
Configurable dunning strategiesβœ…βŒβŒβŒβŒ[maybe]
Payment retriesβœ…βŒβŒβŒβœ…βœ…
Event-Based
Ability to register for push notificationsβœ…[maybe]βŒβŒβœ…βœ…
Event sourcing designβœ…βŒβŒβŒβŒβŒ
Support for complex retry strategiesβœ…βŒβŒβŒβŒβŒ
Customization
Custom billing & payment behavior through pluginsβœ…βŒβŒβŒβŒβŒ
Support any third-party integrations (tax, payment, CRM, etc.)βœ…βŒβŒβŒ[some][some]
Ability to integrate with the rest of the platformβœ…βŒβŒβŒβŒβŒ
Audit Trails
Any state change is audited (who, when)βœ…βŒβŒβŒ[maybe]βœ…
State revision history (what)βœ…βŒβŒβŒβŒβŒ
Internationalization
All currencies supportedβœ…βœ…βœ…βœ…βœ…βœ…
Localized catalog templatesβœ…βŒβŒβŒβŒβŒ
Localized invoice templatesβœ…βŒβŒβŒβŒβŒ
Multi-Tenancy
Ability to use multiple tenantsβœ…βŒβŒβŒβŒβŒ
Security
Granular roles & permissionsβœ…βŒβŒβŒβŒβŒ
Two-factor authorization (2FA)βœ…????βœ…
Encryptionβœ…?????
Testing
Customizable / On-Demand test environmentsβœ…βŒβŒβŒβŒβŒ
Extensive test suites availablesβœ…βŒβŒβŒβŒβŒ
Admin UI
Powerful back-office administrative user interfaceβœ…[maybe][maybe][maybe]βœ…βœ…
Deployment
On-premiseβœ…βŒβŒβŒβŒβŒ
Public cloudβœ…βŒβŒβŒβŒβŒ
Kubernetes (K8s)[avail]❌❌❌❌❌
Scalability
Support millions of subscriptions and invoices[avail][maybe]❌❌[maybe]βœ…
Pricing Model
Free tierβœ…βŒβŒβŒβŒβŒ
Independent of revenue[avail]❌❌❌❌❌

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