A Payment API that Makes ACH Easier

What customers say

Marketplace Payouts

“Dwolla freed us from previous payouts restrictions and got us up and running with our own branded bank transfer solution in 10 days.”

Eddy Lu
GOAT Co-Founder

A powerful API that you don't need a Ph.D. to implement

Our RESTful API integrates seamlessly into your user experience and scales reliably.

curl -X POST -H "Accept: application/vnd.dwolla.v1.hal+json" -H "Content-Type: application/json" -H "Authorization: Bearer LlcntSzAKFLC9rnhlTBflutTqSCOfZavWUizDQJVtkS5noVHt2" -d '{
    "firstName": "Jane",
    "lastName": "Merchant",
    "email": "jmerchant@nomail.com",
    "type": "receive-only"
}' "https://api-uat.dwolla.com/customers" -v
curl -X POST -H "Content-Type: application/json" -H "Accept: application/vnd.dwolla.v1.hal+json" -H "Authorization: Bearer GnlMMOlLLTTwRRC44gGPkjfsVbVtwzkptDVdIB0fwGwLnV481N" -d '{
    "routingNumber": "222222226",
    "accountNumber": "123456789",
    "type": "checking",
    "name": "Jane Merchant - Checking"
}' "https://api-uat.dwolla.com/customers/12e9d133-cd46-4026-af11-f9ba0dc0fa82/funding-sources" -v
curl -X POST -H "Authorization: Bearer GnlMMOlLLTTwRRC44gGPkjfsVbVtwzkptDVdIB0fwGwLnV481N" -H "Content-Type: application/vnd.dwolla.v1.hal+json" -H "Accept: application/vnd.dwolla.v1.hal+json" -d '{
    "_links": {
        "source": {
            "href": "https://api-uat.dwolla.com/funding-sources/118b08b9-e1eb-48b7-94ad-866989b0764e"

        "destination": {
            "href": "https://api-uat.dwolla.com/funding-sources/836ce660-d46f-43f4-8c7c-002291d1452e"
    "amount": {
        "currency": "USD",
        "value": "100.00"
}' 'https://api-uat.dwolla.com/transfers' -v

What customers say

Investments and Dividend Payouts

“From bank verification to bank transfers, Dwolla takes the complex world of ACH and wraps it up into an API that is painless to integrate.”

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Dave Riess
Wunder CTO

Crafting a user-friendly experience with security in mind

We don’t approach security and compliance requirements as simply boxes to check off; we believe it should be at the forefront of everything we build at Dwolla.

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What customers say

On-demand Payouts

“Using Dwolla's API in conjunction with our processes has provided helpful insights and saved us development time.”

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Bryan Petro
GetMyBoat COO

Track your app activity

Manage customers, search transaction information, and view key business insights within your Dwolla dashboard.

No need to build your own admin to manage data gathered from Dwolla's API. The dashboard is populated with data generated from your integration, so you don’t need to be a developer to manage your new payments processes.

What customers say

Health Contractor Payouts

“Dwolla is our payments partner because of their seamless user onboarding, verification processes, and same day ACH functionality.”

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Alexi Nazem
Nomad Health CEO and Co-Founder

Additional Features


Predictable SaaS-Based Pricing that Scales

We take a consultative approach to pricing. We work with well-funded technology companies of all sizes, with a focus on executing and growing their platforms. Partners are given developer integration support, and assigned a dedicated account manager to be your payments point person.

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Financial institutions play an important role in our network.

Dwolla, Inc. is an agent of Veridian Credit Union and Compass Bank and all funds associated with your account in our network are held in pooled accounts at Veridian Credit Union and Compass Bank. These funds are not eligible for individual insurance, including FDIC insurance and may not be eligible for share insurance by the National Credit Union Share Insurance Fund. Dwolla, Inc. is the operator of a software platform that communicates user instructions for funds transfers to Veridian Credit Union and Compass Bank.