Hola! It’s not even February yet and we’ve already released a second major update. Five mega popular payment methods are now available in Weemss. These would allow your customers to pay with Alipay in China, Bancontact in Belgium, Giropay in Germany, iDEAL in the Netherlands and P24 (Przelewy24) in Poland. These payment methods are available for all Stripe merchants in Europe (Alipay is available to Stripe customers globally).
These are all hugely popular payment systems in their countries.
Alipay is a mobile and online payment platform, established in 2004 by Alibaba Group. It is the most popular online payment system in Chinа, with a share of more than 50% of China’s US$5.5 trillion mobile payment market. Currently the payment platform supports transactions in 18 major foreign currencies.
Bancontact is the Belgian market leader in electronic payments. The payment scheme is adopted by over 80% of all web stores in Belgium and can be used by customers with a Bancontact card – more than 15 million people.
Giropay is a leading online payment system in Germany, introduced in 2006. The payment method is based on online banking and allows customers to buy securely on the Internet using direct online transfers from their bank account.
Introduced in 2005, today iDEAL is the most popular online payment system used in the Netherlands. This payment method is also based on online banking and allows a customer to pay on the Internet directly from their bank account.
P24 (Przelewy24) is one of the most popular online payment systems in Poland that covers 35 banks. It enables your polish customers to make an online purchase via their online banking service, from any personal computer or mobile device.
The top local and international payment options with Weemss
No Stripe account yet? Don’t worry, if your country is supported you can create a merchant account and start accepting payments in just a few minutes! The importance of offering different payment options for your customers cannot be overstated. We know that nowadays people expect to have a choice when it comes to how they pay for goods and services. That’s why with Weemss you get the best international and the best local payment methods available today. By giving your customers better payment options, you increase the chance of making a sale, and show your commitment to making things easier for them.