How does Braid work?

Start a pool for your memorial fund

Start a pool for your memorial fund

Braid pools are free to use, start as many as you need.

Share your Pool Link to collect donations

Share your Pool Link to collect donations

Send the link to friends and family. Contributors don't need a Braid account to chip in.

Spend for the memorial directly from the pool

Spend for the memorial directly from the pool

Pay for funeral expenses or donate to your loved one’s preferred charity. Every Braid Pool comes with a free debit card for spending.

A Dedicated Place For Your Memorial Fund

Experience the love and support of your family and friends

You are not alone. Offset medical bills, funeral expenses, or celebrate your loved one’s legacy with donations from people who knew and loved them, too. 

Personalize the pool link

Share a beloved photograph and why you’re creating this memorial fund. Explain how it reflects your loved one’s unique life and how donations will be used in their name.

Manage your pool from the Braid app

Available on iPhone and Android. No need to manage pooled money in your personal bank account.

See contributions as they happen

Allow notifications to get alerts when people contribute to your pool.

Pay for expenses with the pool debit card

Every Braid Pool comes with a ready-to-use debit card.

Braid is Safe and Secure

We use best-in-class security and compliance practices to keep your money safe and your personal data private.

All payment and personal information are encrypted end-to-end using SSL 256-bit encryption.

Get spending notifications from your pools, and freeze your debit card anytime in the app.

Frequently Asked Questions

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