Ecoteer Compare and choose

Ecoteer Use the form below to compare the bank charges applied to donations using different payment methods. Single and regular online donation payment methods are compared, including credit card, debit card, PayPal and Direct Debit. Offline donation payment methods are compared, including standing order, bank transfer and cheque donations. Choose the donation payment method that is a balance of personal convenience and financial benefit for your supported organisation.

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An Ambulance for Uma Nivas £500.00

The tribal villages of West Bengal desperately need an ambulance. The nearest hospital is a two-hour drive away, and with none of the local people owning a car, anyone in need of medical attention must walk, or be carried on the backs of family members.

Save the turtles of the Perhentians £2000.00

In 2015 we discovered that only 10% of the turtles were male! We need temperature data loggers to assess the nest temperatures during incubation so we can assess the sex ratio of the hatchlings.

Batek Education Project £4000.00

Help us to provide basic education to the Batek people. They currently have no access to public education so we are trying to bridge the gap and facilitate the younger children to attend school and the older ones to try and sit their exams.

Sponsor rescued Sun Bear enclosure £5000.00

We need to build an enclosure for two rescued Indonesian Sun Bears. One bear was rescued after being sold on ebay, the other was rescued from illegal Indonesian pet traders.

Tonggang Ecotourism Project £5000.00

We want to provide the Orang Asli Youth with opportunities in Ecotourism, Conservation and Outward Bound. Give us a helpful support to carry on our community-based ecotourism activities in Tonggang Village, Malaysia.

Tiger Poacher Patrols £6000.00

Removing a snare is the best thing you can do to save a wild Tiger. There are just 250-340 Malayan Tigers left in the Malaysian Rainforest. GBP25, will fund 1 days poacher surveillance patrol.

The table below compares the bank charges of making a single or regular donation using different payment methods.

You can make a single donation using debit card, credit card, business card, diners card, PayPal, bank transfer or cheque.

Payment method Donation Bank charge Donation minus
bank charge
Debit card *   VISA MasterCard 2.11% + 7p
Credit card *   VISA MasterCard 2.7% + 7p
PayPal   PayPal 3.15% + 20p
Diners card   Diners Club International 4.7% + 7p
Business card 3.64% + 7p
Cheque **
Bank transfer **

You can make a regular donation using direct debit or standing order.

Payment method Donation Bank charge Donation minus
bank charge
Direct Debit   Direct Debit 48p
Standing order **

* You can donate using Visa (credit and debit), MasterCard (credit and debit), UK domestic Maestro, Maestro (International), Laser, American Express and Diners.

** Offline payment methods (i.e. bank transfer, cheque and standing order) do not incur a bank transaction charge. A cheque donation may incur a bank charge when your cheque is paid into your supported organisations bank.