iDEAL is an Online Banking Payment method based on a four-corner model which generates a SEPA Credit Transfer from within the consumers trusted online banking portal. By using iDEAL consumers are able to pay for their online purchases in a user-friendly, cost-efficient and secure fashion. Merchants receive real-time confirmations of the iDEAL payments which are guaranteed and irrevocable.
SOFORT Banking is a real-time online banking payment service available to customers who have a bank account in Germany, Austria, Belgium or the Netherlands. The key benefit of SOFORT Banking compared to normal credit transfer is the instant confirmation of the order sent to the merchant allowing an instant delivery of services
A bank transfer, also called a wire transfer, is a way to send money from one bank account to another anywhere in the world. The advantages of sending a bank transfer are that you do not need to wait for anything to arrive in the mail, there are no cheques to cash, and the funds are available immediately upon receipt.