Direct Debit

Direct Debit is popular and convenient method of collecting payments from your customers' bank accounts. Now process of collecting neccessary bank data is simple with HostBill.


HostBill Direct Debit module allows to:

  • Display bank details form during cart checkout
  • Display client bank details form in invoice details section
  • Select fields that are required to collect bank details
  • Custom-name label for BIC/ABA/BSB field (application depends on country you operate in)
  • Enable/disable option to show bank details on invoice for your convenience
  • Browse list of submitted bank details in adminarea

Installing HostBill

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Configuring module

  1. In HostBill go to Settings > Modules, find and activate Direct Debit module
  2. You will be taken to Settings > Modules > Payment to configure your module
  3. Each configuration option is well described under [?] icons
  4. Adjust your DirectDebit module to work well in your country - ie. You might want to change BIC field label to ABA if you're in US
  5. Rename your module to suit your needs
  6. Save changes

Using Direct Debit module

  • During order once client picks Direct Debit as payment method, he will be presented with form to provide bank details
  • After order staff members can visit Extras->Direct Debit in adminarea to check what bank details client submitted, to pass those to your bank
  • Once payment is received staff member should add it to related invoice using Add Payment option
  • If you wish to translate labels/error messages displayed to client - it can be easily done trough HostBill Language Management - all module's locales begins with dd_ string