Direct Debit is an automated payment method that allows you to collect payment from your customer’s bank account.
There are two main reasons why Direct Debits are a smart way for small businesses to collect payment:
You have access to Direct Debit on approved onboarding with GoCardless. If you have signed up for Invoice Assistant as a limited company or sole trader, then you will be eligible for the following:
With Invoice Assistant, your first and/or second Direct Debit for that month will be free as part of the add-on. Your first and/or second use of Direct Debit in a month will be deducted, but then refunded to you in your next billing cycleFind out more about Direct Debit and how it works.
For peace of mind for your customers, all Direct Debits are covered by the Direct Debit Guarantee. Read more about this at the Bacs website:
Bacs | Direct Debit Guarantee »
You can collect invoice payments by Direct Debit via your Tide account. This service is provided by our partner, GoCardless. Find out more:
Tide | Features | Direct Debit with GoCardless »