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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.
Single card option.
Bento has multiple card types (Spend Limit and Fixed Value) to customize your spending as per your business needs.
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.
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.
Only available for accounts on the Platform and Enterprise plan
Available for all accounts irrespective of the plan you choose
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
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!
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
No mobile app
Our mobile app gives you the power of a full-featured expense management platform in your pocket.
Bento Pay lets you complete B2B and invoice payments without ever having to share your banking information
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
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.