Payment and Fees

1. Selling fees

ToneFind strives to build the best user experience for musicians at the lowest possible cost. We are musicians too and we understand how frustrating it is dealing with high Selling Fees on other platforms. That’s why we built ToneFind.

ToneFind charge a selling fee of 3.5% that helps us manage the site and grow it.

a. Fees for ToneFind

Selling fees for ToneFind.com are 3.5% of the total value of the transaction, including shipping.

  • You pay only when your item sells. Your fee is based on the total selling price.
  • $0.50 minimum and a $350 maximum Selling fee.
  • No listing fees, listing renewal fees, or monthly membership fees.

The maximum fee discussed above is based on transactions in the United States and USD.

CurrencyMaximum Sale AmountMaximum Fee Charged
USD$10,000$350 usd

b. Fees Based on Total Price

Fees are based on final sale price of an item as well as shipping fees on an order. 

c. Billing of Fees and Statements

Fees are paid as part of each trans

2. Payment Processing Fees

Tonefind uses Stripe which is a 3rd party to facilitate Payment processing fees. As such, Tone Find does not see, store or otherwise have access to your payment information. Stripe is an integrated service. Please see Stripes Term and Services Agreement https://stripe.com/connect-account/legal

Stripe fees are 2.9% + 30 cents per transaction.

Stripe Fees are passed through ToneFind and solely between you and Stripe.

3. Examples

Fee examples:
Example – Straight Trade:
Seller lists guitar for $500
Buyer offers an Amp as trade
Seller accepts offer

  • Fees are paid by the buyer making the Trade Offer
  • Buyer pays a ToneFind fee of 2% of the Trade value of $500. Fee = $10
  • There is NO payment processing fee

Example – Add Cash:
Seller lists Guitar for $500
Buyer offers an Amp and adds $100 cash
Seller accepts offer

  • Fees are paid by the buyer making the Trade Offer
  • Buyer pays a payment processing fee of 2.9% +30cents of the $100 cash. Payment fee = $3.20
  • Buyer pays a ToneFind fee of 2% of the Trade value of $500. ToneFind Fee = $10

Example – Request Cash:
Seller lists Guitar for $500
Buyer offers an Amp and Requests $100 in cash
Seller accepts offer

  • Seller pays a payment processing fee of 2.9% +30cents of the $100 cash. Payment fee = $3.20
  • Buyer pays a ToneFind fee of 2% of the Trade value of $500. ToneFind fee = $10

4. Change In Services

ToneFind may, at ToneFind’s sole discretion, change some or all of ToneFind’s services at any time.

5. Additional Information

Unless otherwise stated, all fees are quoted in US Dollars (USD). You are responsible for paying all fees and shipping fees based on accurate weights and measurements and applicable taxes.