iDEAL

iDEAL is the most popular payment method in the Netherlands. This interbank system allows customers to select their online bank account to instantly transfer payment, and is supported by all major Dutch banks.

About iDEAL

Consumers in the Netherlands typically avoid debt-based payment methods, like credit cards, preferring to pay using funds from their bank accounts. In around 60% of online payments in the country, this means using iDEAL, an interbank system supported by all the country’s major banks. The prevalence of iDEAL in the Netherlands means it’s an important payment option to offer when trying to improve sales there.

Properties

Category Banking
Currencies EUR
Customer Countries NL
Instant / delayed payment Instant
Interaction type Redirect
Recurring No
Refunds Yes
Chargebacks No
Restrictions None

Payment flow

1. iDEAL shows in the Checkout. 2. Customer selects their bank account. 3. An iDEAL pop-up shows a QR code. 4. The customer scans the code on their phone and enters their PIN. 5. Paddle confirms the payment.
1. iDEAL shows in the Checkout. 2. Customer selects their bank account. 3. An iDEAL pop-up shows a QR code. 4. The customer scans the code on their phone and enters their PIN. 5. Paddle confirms the payment.

How to enable iDEAL

You can see iDEAL in the Checkout Settings section of your Paddle Dashboard. Simply tick the checkbox to enable it on your Checkout.