You can now collect Giropay payments via our Prestashop, Woocommerce and Magento Plugins.
What is Giropay?
- Launched in 2006, Giropay is an online payment system based in Germany, mainly used for online purchases and financial transactions.
- Positioned as a secure alternative to other online payment solutions.
- 55 million users by 2022, i.e. 79% of the German population.
- As Sofort, it is one of the 5 most popular payment solutions in Germany.
Features & benefits of Giropay
- The system is integrated with local banking platforms and enjoys a good reputation among German consumers. Not least because of its security.
- The purchasing process is very frictionless, with users only needing to provide their BIC or BLZ number to complete a transaction.
If you'd like to find out more about other local payment methods, here's our dedicated Q&A.