Start your book today,
pay for it as you go.

It’s not too good to be true. We understand that not all authors have the money up front to get started with the publishing process and offer payment plans as a service to get our authors into print. 

We have several financing and direct payment options to meet your needs, and they’re all easily integrated into your existing buying journey. At checkout you’ll be presented with a few payment options:

If you'd like to pay in full...

We accept all the typical payment solutions:

Privacy and safety are important to us:

Security is one of our main core values and in order to guarantee that our website is SSL Encrypted, our back end system is protected by Woocommerce. With all these systems in place, we make sure that you and us are both safe.

You can pay with Paypal and its credit options, Visa, MasterCard, American Express, JCB, Discover, and Diners Club debit and other credit cards. No Paypal Account is Required when you pay through PayPal.

We accept major credit card/debit card providers too.

Using a VPN? if you are using a VPN or Proxy to mask your IP, our security system might flag and decline your transaction. We understand your concerns about privacy, but a VPN usually is flagged by most payment processor and we also want to protect ourselves from scammer, so please don’t worry, and trust that your information is protected and ecrypted.

Don't worry if you can't pay in full...

We've partnered with Klarna and Partial.ly to offer flexible payment plans. We work as you pay and will continue with you throughout your journey.

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Bobbin authors love Klarna because you get the flexibility to spread the cost of your purchase over time with convenient, stress-free payment options. It is easy, safe to use, and you’re always covered by Klarna’s Buyer Protection.

At checkout, choose Buy Now, Pay Later with Klarna for smooth payment. Then choose the payment that you want:

  • Pay Now,
  • Pay Later or,
  • Slice It.

 

No credit card numbers, no passwords, no worries.

How Klarna Works

Pay Now (direct payments)
If you want to pay in full at checkout, you can do it quickly and securely with a credit/debit card. If you already have a Klarna account your details will be saved and you’ll enjoy a one-click purchase.

Pay later (invoice)
Start you book now, pay for it in 30 days, no interest and no fees. Ever.* It’s Klarna’s delayed payment option for authors who want to pay after you get started on your book.

Slice it (installments)
Spread the cost of your purchase into 4 interest-free installments that are charged from your debit or credit card every 2 weeks. There are never any added costs or hidden fees.* 

*CA residents: Loans made or arranged pursuant to a California Finance Lenders Law license.

**Klarna credit accounts are subject to credit approval and terms. Accounts are issued by WebBank, member FDIC.

Note: Payment plans through Klarna are only provided for Bobbin Author Academy Services. Payment plan options for our Bobbin Elite Services are only available through Partial.ly and will be arranged during a phone call with you.

Not approved by Klarna? No worries!!

Bobbin authors love Partial.ly because you get to define how you want to pay.

Partial.ly payment plans allow you set the down payment, frequency and duration of payments so that you can pay at a rate that suits your finances.

At checkout, choose Partial.ly. Then customize the variables:

  • Down Payment
  • Duration
  • Frequency

 

No credit check or lengthy forms. Easy!

How Partial.ly Works

Down Payment
The amount required to initiate a payment plan and complete a purchase. (It can be any amount between 25% and 100% of the purchase price)

The minimum payment of a non-refundable deposit of 25% is required in order to secure your book coach or editor before they decide to work on another book.

Duration
Also known as payback period, it is the total time until all payments are made and the term of the payment plan is complete. (It can be anything between 1 and 52 weeks)

Frequency
The automated payment schedule can be set to daily, monthly, weekly, or to pay in full. You decide how often you are billed and send in payments. (It can be anything between 1 and 30 days)

All payments are automatic and will occur based on the criteria you’ve selected.

Note: Partial.ly charges an additional fee of 5% of the purchase price per transaction.

Klarna FAQs

Don’t see your question here? Check out Klarna’s full FAQ page.

What is Klarna?

Klarna is a global payment solutions company that works with merchants to provide their customers the smoothest online shopping experience. Klarna is in over 70,000 online stores and has more than 60 million users globally. Learn more.

What is Slice It?

Slice it is Klarna’s pay over time financing option, which is offered at the time of checkout. This affordable and highly flexible open-end line of credit is issued by WebBank in partnership with Klarna, and it allows you to pay for your purchases over time.

How does financing with Klarna work?

It’s simple! Shop at any online store that uses Klarna, and choose Slice it to pay for your purchases over time. You will know if you are approved in seconds, and then complete your purchase. You will receive an email notification of your purchase from Klarna, and can manage your account at www.klarna.com.

Will this affect my credit score?

Monthly financing applications will take credit score and credit history into consideration when determining if the application is approved.

How can I reach Klarna?

You can reach Klarna anytime at www.klarna.com/us/customer-service/

Partial.ly FAQs

Don’t see your question here? Check out Partial.ly’s full FAQ page.

Do I need to create a Partial.ly account to open a payment plan?

Yes. Partial.ly needs to save a payment method to process future payments for your payment plan. Therefore, you will need to create an account to secure this information.

How do I log into my Partial.ly account?

You can log into your account at partial.ly/login.

Does Partial.ly require a credit check to open a payment plan?

No, Partial.ly does not require any credit check.

Does Partial.ly accept PayPal?

No, Partial.ly does not accept PayPal at this time.

What payment methods does Partial.ly accept?

Partial.ly accepts all major credit and debit cards. Partial.ly also accepts ACH bank transactions for payments to merchants located in the United States.

How can I reach Partial.ly?

You can reach Partial.ly at https://partial.ly/contact

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Or do you want to let Bobbin do the typing for you?

We do all the typing and we publish

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Elite

How does it work?

All you have to do is get on the phone, and talk about what you already know. We interview you to get your ideas out of your head, then we handle all the typing and writing for you, but the words and ideas and voice are still entirely yours.

Includes: Book cover design, editing, proofreading, distribution and marketing.

You do all the typing, we publish

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Author Academy

How does it work?

Our tribe of New York Times bestselling authors and award-winning editors will help you write your book. You’ll use our full process, but you will do the writing and typing yourself (with our guidance, coaching, and support through every step of the writing process).

Includes: Book cover design, editing, proofreading, distribution and marketing.