A payment method is a standardized procedure for transferring the monetary amount for a purchase. Payment methods are characterized by the legal and technical structures used, and by the organization or group carrying out the transaction.
Commonly used values:
|Properties from Thing|
||URL||An additional type for the item, typically used for adding more specific types from external vocabularies in microdata syntax. This is a relationship between something and a class that the thing is in. In RDFa syntax, it is better to use the native RDFa syntax - the 'typeof' attribute - for multiple types. Schema.org tools may have only weaker understanding of extra types, in particular those defined externally.|
||Text||An alias for the item.|
||Text||A description of the item.|
||Text||A sub property of description. A short description of the item used to disambiguate from other, similar items. Information from other properties (in particular, name) may be necessary for the description to be useful for disambiguation.|
ImageObject or |
|An image of the item. This can be a URL or a fully described ImageObject.|
CreativeWork or |
|Indicates a page (or other CreativeWork) for which this thing is the main entity being described. See background notes for details.|
Inverse property: mainEntity.
||Text||The name of the item.|
||Action||Indicates a potential Action, which describes an idealized action in which this thing would play an 'object' role.|
||URL||URL of a reference Web page that unambiguously indicates the item's identity. E.g. the URL of the item's Wikipedia page, Freebase page, or official website.|
||URL||URL of the item.|
Instances of PaymentMethod may appear as values for the following properties
|The payment method(s) accepted by seller for this offer.|
||PaymentChargeSpecification||The payment method(s) to which the payment charge specification applies.|
|The name of the credit card or other method of payment for the order.|
More specific Types
This class is derived from the GoodRelations Vocabulary for E-Commerce, created by Martin Hepp. GoodRelations is a data model for sharing e-commerce data on the Web that can be expressed in a variety of syntaxes, including RDFa and HTML5 Microdata. More information about GoodRelations can be found at http://purl.org/goodrelations/.
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