iDeal is a deposit method for making fast, reliable and secure online payments directly betwee bank accounts. iDeal is available in the Netherlands and the customers with the following Bank accounts can use iDeal: ABN AMRO, Fortis, ING, Rabobank or SNS Bank.
With iDeal You do not need to register, paying with iDeal is the same as making any other online banking payment. As soon as you authorise the payment, the bank account you selected is debited for the amount concerned. You can start using iDeal right now if You have online banking with ABN AMRO, Fortis, ING, Rabobank or SNS Bank.
The consumers remain in control of their payment all the times. The name and the account number of the consumer remain disclosed to the online store until he/she authorises payment. Unlike credit card payments, you remain in control of the release of your personal details.