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Best Ramp Alternative – Bento for Business

Bento vs Ramp

 

At Bento, we value your business and resources, just as much as you do and that’s why our intuitive card-based spend management platform, industry-leading card controls, and reconciliation tools help you save money, time, and effort!

When you choose us as your spend management partner, you’ll get access to everything you’ll need to seamlessly manage your business spending and more. Ramp is simply not equipped to help you achieve that.

 

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Card Options

Single card option.

Bento has multiple card types (Spend Limit and Fixed Value) to customize your spending as per your business needs.

Debit/Credit Card

Ramp cards are credit cards

Bento cards are business debit cards. No credit checks and no surprises. All spending happens in real-time from your Bento account balance.

Spend Limit

Ramp determines your monthly spend limit by the drawable reserves in the bank accounts that your company links with Ramp

You set your monthly spending limits for each card, we do not monitor your bank account balance.

Spend Category 

Only available for accounts on the Platform and Enterprise plan

Available for all accounts irrespective of the plan you choose

Pricing

Free but only offers limited features. You’ll end up switching to a paid plan to leverage all the useful features.

You get access to all the great features, irrespective of the plan you’re on. The only thing that changes per plan is the number of cards you’re allowed to issue

Approval Process

Features an Approvals dashboard that requires employees to raise requests and get approvals from managers.

We have completely eliminated this process. That’s what our card controls are here for!

Reimbursements

Allows you to track reimbursements and pay employees for out-of-card spending.

We have multiple card options to choose from for all types of spending, eliminating out-of-card expenses, and therefore eliminating reimbursement processes

Mobile App

No mobile app

Our mobile app gives you the power of a full-featured expense management platform in your pocket.

Invoice Payments

Not supported.

Bento Pay lets you complete B2B and invoice payments without ever having to share your banking information

Customer Support

No live customer support, contact them only via email

We’re here for you when you need us and connect with you as closely as possible. Contact us via chat, email, or phone

Making the switch is a breeze

Signup benefits

Regardless of the plan you’re interested in, Bento lets you try before you buy, because we’re that confident you’ll love us. Sign up for our 60-day Free Trial today or schedule a Demo with one of our solutions experts to see how Bento can be customized to suit your business needs.   

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