How can I pay at the Online Shop?

Credit card

Payment with credit card is the safest way of purchasing articles in the online shop with credit card number and respective verification code (e.g. MasterCard SecureCode or Veryfied by VISA). Customers are also able to credit their “Service Account” during the payment process via credit card.

GEERDES media accepts the following credit cards:

VISA, MasterCard, American Express, JCB and Diners Club International

By choosing credit card as a payment method GEERDES media computes a minimum amount of 1,00 € per purchase. This means that even by purchasing an item below the amount of 1,00 € the credit card is being charged with 1,00 €. GEERDES media will credit the difference automatically to the “Service Account” for further purchases.

Direct debiting

Customers can purchase playbacks (delivered by mail) in the online shop or credit their “Service Account” with direct debiting.

In order to use direct debiting it is necessary before purchasing granting a debit authorization to GEERDES media. Respective forms can be downloaded here (…)

Direct debiting is only working with SEPA enabled bank accounts.

Bank transfer

Customers can purchase playbacks in the online shop on advance payment via bank transfer but only when choosing postal delivery. Account information are given during the order process.

Online bank transfer

Online bank transfers can be used under the following terms:

  • The bank account belongs to a German bank which provides online bank transfers
  • The bank account is activated for online bank transfers

List of methods:

  • giropay: Germany
  • Online Bank Transfer: Germany, Spain, France, Italy, United Kingdom, Finland, Sweden, Denmark
  • Sofortüberweisung: Germany, Austria, Switzerländ, Belgium, Netherlands, United Kingdom
  • iDeal: Netherlands
  • eps (NetPay): Austria
  • Nordea Solo: Finland, Sweden
  • POLi: Australia

The payment takes place immediately after verification. The transmitted data is being handled confidential (see Privacy Policy). Customers can credit their “Service Account” during the payment process via online bank transfer.

By choosing online bank transfer as a payment method GEERDES media computes a minimum amount of 1,00 € per purchase. This means that even by purchasing an item below the amount of 1,00 € the bank account is being charged with 1,00 €. GEERDES media will credit the difference automatically to the “Service Account” for further purchases.

Online payment service

Online payment services can be used under the following terms:

  • Active accout at one of the offered online paymet services
  • Active and verified payment method

The payment takes place immediately after verification. The transmitted data is being handled confidential (see Privacy Policy). Customers can credit their “Service Account” during the payment process via online payment service.

By choosing online payment service as a payment method GEERDES media computes a minimum amount of 1,00 € per purchase. This means that even by purchasing an item below the amount of 1,00 € the account is being charged with 1,00 €. GEERDES media will credit the difference automatically to the “Service Account” for further purchases.

Provider:

  • skrill.com (former Moneybookers) (minimum amount 1,00 €)
  • paypal.com (minimum amount 1,00 €)

Cash on delivery

with a purchase with delivery of playbacks by mail GEERDES midimusc offers cash on delivery as a payment method with the Deutsche Post (within Germany).

With cash on delivery articles are being paid by delivery with Deutsche Post or directly at the post office when personal delivery is not possible.

Service Account

Next to the described payment methods, GEERDES media offers an internal payment system. The so called “Service Account” is a credit account on prepaid basis.

Being able to use the “Service Account”, at first it needs to be set up and credited. As soon as the credited amount is available, the “Service Account” is ready for use. Is there not enough money on the account or already spent, it needs to be credited again.

Depending on the amount of the deposit the respective account will be set on a particular level. This level is equal to GEERDES media’s discount levels.

Set up and crediting

There are two possibilities of crediting the “Service Account”:

1) During a purchase in the online shop

During a purchase in the cashier system one can set the “Service Account” level and hence the deposit. The level of the account is equal to the discount levels.

2) Manual crediting of the “Service Account”

In the secure area customers can find an online form for direct debiting in order to set up and credit the “Service Account”. By selecting of one of the given sums the respective “Service Account” level and the related discount level will be set.

Of course there is also the possibility crediting the “Service Account” with a bank transfer with the respective amount. It is necessary to add the customer ID as a reference!