For your security, payments are
powered by Venmo (a PayPal company)

  1. Download Thanks! from the App Store or Google Play here.
  2. Follow on-screen prompts to sign up for a new account.
  3. During signup you will be asked if you already have a Venmo account.
    1. If YES: Log in to your Venmo account and follow on-screen prompts to authenticate
    2. If NO: You’ll be prompted to download Venmo.
      1. Open Venmo and sign up for a new account.
      2. Connect your payment information. Tap the menu icon in the top left corner and from Settings select ‘Bank & Cards’. Link your bank account or add a debit/credit card as your payment source. Now you can send money to anyone! (Note: Venmo charges a 3% fee when using a credit card. It is free to use a debit card or your bank account)
      3. Close Venmo app & open Thanks!. Select ‘Have Venmo’ to login and authenticate.
  4. You’re all set! Feel free to test by sending a friend $1.

How it works

  1. Spin the wheel or use the number pad to choose the amount you want to give and tap ‘NEXT’
  2. Search users by First Name or Thanks! ID. As an alternative you can enter any email or US mobile number. Tap the Contacts icon to load your address book.
  3. Tap Give and the money is sent!

Receivers do not need the app. If new to Thanks! they’ll receive a link to download the app and instructions to claim their payment. Payments limited to $3,000 every 7 days. Unclaimed tips are returned to Senders automatically after 30 days.

Get the app


No cash = no problem
Even pay those without the app
No awkward requests for change
No cost or commissions, app is free
Go cashless & feel safe!

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