Before you start processing payments for your users, you must configure the payment methods through which they can accept payments.
Payment method types
You can accept payments through cards and local payment methods. Adyen supports key payment methods across different regions, channels, and verticals.
- Card payment methods: Adyen's payments platform supports most global and local card payment methods. By default, all card payments are captured immediately after authorisation.
- Alternative payment methods: Allow your users to accept ecommerce, in-app, and in-person payments without using cards. These methods include bank transfers, direct debit, e-wallets, mobile payments and so on.
You can configure the payment methods through which your users can accept payments for all your users' stores. The availability and configuration requirements of the payment methods depends on your business setup: