Step 1: Head to your creator page editor. Select the Getting Paid tab from the menu.
Step 2: If you have 2-factor authentication enabled for login, you'll see the option to charge patrons up front. If you do not have 2-factor authentication enabled for login, verify your account by clicking the button that says Verify to enable charge up front. You'll enter a mobile phone number for SMS verification. We'll send you a verification code to your mobile device.
Important note: If you have 2-factor authentication log in enabled you will not need to verify your phone number before enabling charge up front. So be sure you're ready to make the switch before saving your changes!
Your Patron Manager when you enable charge up front
This change is permanent
By choosing to enable charge up front, you will be charging your patrons the day they sign up and then on the first of the following month. You will not be able to switch to charging patrons on a per-post basis or back to regular monthly once you turn on charge up front.