Payments

 

ONLINE PAYMENTS

Payments can be made by Visa, MasterCard, Amex, JCB, as well as PayPal invoice.

Our store online payment is provided by a third-party service. Your purchase transactions are operated by PayPal. PayPal is a payment gateway that allows both our local & international customers to pay through our website. All credit card payments are done using two-factor aunthentication preventing unauthorised access to card details. 

 

CREDIT CARDS SECURITY

Please noted our credit card system may require SMS verification for all online purchases. This is to protect your credit card information when shopping at our website. You will be required to key in a One-time Password (OTP). A pop-up screen will appear, prompting you to key in the One-time Password (OTP) which will be sent directly to your mobile phone number registered in your issuing bank via a text message.

However, there are certain countries where SMS authentication is not required. If your issuing bank doesn't require a two-factor authentication via SMS.

 

PAYPAL INVOICE

You can order products from this site and settle your payments with PayPal invoice. Please noted that your payment will be processed outside this site. If you choose this method of payment, you will receive an email that contains a link to the invoice. There, you can securely pay with a credit card, debit card, PayPal, or PayPal Credit. Additionally, when you make a payment with PayPal invoice you will be charged in your local currency.

How do I make an online purchase using PayPal? 

  1. Pick your products, then click add to cart
  2. On the checkout page, choose PayPal Invoice as your payment method
  3. Your order is confirmed, you will receive a link to the PayPal invoice in your email
  4. Check your inbox from PayPal, then click View and Pay Invoice
  5. Review the invoice and click the Pay Now button
  6. Proceed to complete your transaction

  

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

CURRENCY POLICY

ÁINE processes all orders in USD. While the content of your cart is currently displayed in your currency, you will checkout using USD at the most current exchange rate. We use a third-party service that allows us to display and process your order in your currency. The bank that issued your credit card determines the exact currency rate that you will pay. To get an estimate of approximately what the exchange rate currently is, please use an online currency converter.

If you'd like to pay in your currency, please select Paypal Invoice as your payment method on the checkout page.

 

DUTIES AND TAXES

Prices displayed on our website do not include taxes and duties. When you buy something from another country, then effectively you become an importer and become liable to customs charges incurred on the parcel. You may be asked to pay additional duties and taxes before the parcel is delivered to your address.

As every country has its own set of rules and regulations for importing. Please take a look at this page to check your country’s regulations on duties and taxes.

 

TAX ID COLLECTION 

Some countries, like France, require a customer's Tax ID to be provided upon shipment creation to ensure smooth customs clearance. 

Why are we collecting your VAT or TAX ID?

We do not collect any personal data from you that we do not need in order to provide these services to you. Some countries require us to collect your Value-Added Tax (VAT) ID or Goods and Services Tax (GST) ID, even if we’re not collecting the tax. 

We will act in compliance with the laws and regulations applicable in countries and regions where we are conducting business.

How to add your Tax ID?

Just fill out your Tax ID in the field at the checkout page.

What happens if I don't submit my Tax ID?

Unfortunately, we can't proceed to ship your order. If you have any questions related to Tax ID collection you are advised to contact your local customs office.