When you find something online you want to buy, you probably plan on making your purchase with a debit or credit card. Plastic is the preferred method for most of us — it’s convenient, it’s safe, and it’s lightning fast.
But what if the store you’re buying from doesn’t accept credit cards? What do you do then?
Surprisingly, many stores outside of the United States look at taking credit cards as optional, if not something to avoid entirely.
On top of this, plenty of consumers worldwide don’t have credit cards — or even refuse to use them online.
Today we’re going to look at a few ways that your WooCommerce store can accept payments without getting credit cards involved. We’ll also talk about why these alternative payment methods are so important, and how they could boost your sales (or keep shoppers from walking away).
Let’s dive right in!