Compare payment methods

Side-by-side comparison of payment methods.

Digital wallets

Digital wallets are common payment methods that are funded either by transferring funds into their accounts or by acting as proxies for linked credit and debit cards.

Wallets generally accept the currencies for each of the countries they operate in. See the links in the coverage section of each wallet for detailed coverage areas.

Wallet Apple Pay Google Pay PayPal
Coverage Global (see list) Global (see list) Global
Supported funding methods
    — Card
    — SEPA
    — Wire transfer
Supported payment subtypes
    — 3D verification
    — Authorize
    — Capture
    — Sale
    — Recurring
    — Void
    — Refund
    — Chargeback

Local payment methods

Also known as an Alternative Payment Method (APM) , a local payment method is any payment method that is popular in a given country or region. By accepting payments in the local payment methods that are popular in the regions that you operate in, you serve a larger number of customers.

Payment method Type Coverage Supported Currencies
iDeal Real time bank transfer Netherlands EUR
Klarna (Sofort) Real time bank transfer Austria, Belgium, Germany, Italy, Netherlands, Poland, Spain, Switzerland EUR, SEK
POLi Bank transfer Australia, New Zealand AUD, NZD

Additional payment methods

Cash Payments


Gift Cards

Online Banking ePayments (oBeP)