This is known from the U.S. and the UK Amazon Payments now Germany as a "Pay on Amazon" started. About this payment Service users can pay for the Web with their Amazon account. Amazon wants so that customers and merchants secure and transparent transactions . Offer But can not PayPal? Yes, this established service Amazon Payments has with a direct competitor. Amazon dares Thus, a new attack on PayPal's parent eBay, the long-term Facebook also has before.
How does "Pay via Amazon"?
Who is familiar with PayPal, will be at "Pay via Amazon" fast find their way - both as a customer and as a shop owner. Who not yet, is fast access to the so-called Amazon Payments . See
Online stores that use payment solution of Amazon as a payment method can offer their customers against accidents and payment defaults To protect by paying Amazon a commission per transaction. The is the same height as at PayPal, ie 35 Euro cents plus 1.9 Percent of sales. Dealers can find the Amazon Warranty provided with the "in-line integration of Payments work, the customers until the transaction fully completed through the store checkout. For Amazon Payments calls the stored Customer information and payment options from the Amazon account without the customer derive from the online store to have.
The data therefore always remain at the Amazon, customers do not need to apply for paying a sign shop, if they have an Amazon account . Have The shop owner has for advantages and disadvantages: the fast Transaction makes shopping attractive and fast, but it is also make it difficult to attract repeat customers. But worth it probably from Amazon, even if the mail order company with a customer base has several million. "Pay via Amazon" with allowed Shop operators hope eventually to the confidence of customers, with The name Amazon is linked by many.
"Pay via Amazon" with the same offer
With an identical pay and the same pricing model occurs Amazon So the fight against the competition on - but with a closed visor, But at full gallop. Updraft are also an estimated 130 give million Amazon customers who use the service can already. On the other hand: So far in Germany are still very little reference Shops stated, "Pay via Amazon" who as a variant on offer. The still has to change, will the leading social commerce mail order of World, in the payment solution, the competition come from the throne.
Now it just is excited to wait on Facebook, will eventually the F-commerce long predicted a rosy future. And Of course, the empire already Zuckerbergsche Facebook Payments a possible competitor to register.
What do you think of Amazon Payments? Do you use payment services like PayPal regularly?