iDEAL allows consumers to make online purchases in a swift and secure way directly in the familiar online banking environment of their own bank. However, iDEAL is not a quality mark. The option to pay with iDEAL or the visibility of the logo says nothing about the reliability and service delivery by the store.
PayPal is the faster, safer way to pay and get paid online, via a mobile device and in store. The service gives people simpler ways to send money without sharing financial information, and with the flexibility to pay using their account balances, bank accounts, credit cards or promotional financing. With 137 million active accounts in 193 markets and 26 currencies around the world, PayPal enables global commerce, processing almost 8 million payments every day.
Paysafecard is the European market leader in online prepaid solutions. Prepaid means that you buy paysafecard from one of 450,000 sales outlets available and use it to make safe online payments without a bank account or credit card at 4,000 participating online webshops. paysafecard is a popular payment method with service providers in the fields of gaming, social media & online communities, music, film & entertainment and more.
With your free Skrill account you can connect all your payment options and use them without revealing any financial details. We call it your Digital Wallet, so you can pay safely with your bank account, debit or credit cards or send money internationally. We’ve got the real world covered as well, with the Skrill Prepaid MasterCard offering access to 1.9 million ATMs and payments everywhere MasterCard cards are accepted.
MisterCash is an online payment method serving the Belgian market and works on the principle of electronic funds transfer (EFT) which allows customers to transfer funds from their bank account to their Account with their Mister Cash debit card.
SOFORT Banking is the leading direct payment method in Germany and is available in more than 25,000 online shops and in 8 countries.
Bitcoin uses peer-to-peer technology to operate with no central authority or banks; managing transactions and the issuing of bitcoins is carried out collectively by the network. Bitcoin is open-source; its design is public, nobody owns or controls Bitcoin and everyone can take part.
Wire transfer is an electronic bank-to-bank transfer. With the new Single European Paytment Area, all account numbers in the EU have been given the same IBAN standard, making identification of recipients easy. Because Wire transfer is bank-to-bank, it is a very secure electronic transfer of funds.