PAYMENT METHODS IN THE NETHERLANDS offers the following payment methods:


With iDEAL you can make online payments in a reliable, secure and easy way. Payments are done using the mobile banking app or the online banking environment of your own bank. iDEAL is a direct online transfer from your bank account to the bank account of an entrepreneur. If you have ABN AMRO, Friesland Bank, ING, Knab, Rabobank, SNS Bank, ASN Bank, Regio Bank, Triodos Bank or Van Lanschot Bankiers, you can pay directly with iDEAL.


If you choose to pay by credit card, you first indicate which type of credit card or debit card you want to use. Then enter your credit card number, expiry date, CID / CVC code (often on the back of your card) and possibly an extra password. If you return items, the amount will be refunded to your credit card within six weeks.


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ING Home'Pay, is a payment method that can be used by Belgian customers to make online purchases via the secure connection of the ING Bank.


Mister Cash / Bancontact is the online payment system developed by the joint banks in Belgium and can be compared to the iDEAL payment system in the Netherlands. The affiliated banks are Dexia, BNP Paribas, ING, FINTRO, KBC, CBC, AXA bank, VDK Spaarbank and Record Bank. The use is simple, fast and above all reliable and safe.


Giropay is an online payment system that is very widespread in Germany. To make the payment, the customer chooses the bank to connect to Giropay. Then needs to log in to access the banking account data. To approve the payment, the customer uses TAN to make a pre-filled Giropay transfer. Giropay has similarities with the Dutch iDEAL.


Sofort Banking is a payment method that takes care of the transaction between a customer and a company. Sofort sends the transfer information to the bank with a secure connection that complies with banking standards and sends a confirmation of the transaction with the payment reference, amount and project number. The additional costs are 0.9% of the transaction amount plus € 0.25 fixed costs.