Payment Methods

Masterpass

A free digital wallet from Mastercard that enables online shoppers to quickly and securely check out and make online payments.

Make online shopping easier, quicker and safer for your customers with digital wallet payments

The Masterpass digital wallet makes online shopping easier, quicker and safer by storing payment information in one secure place. Masterpass works with all major credit, cheque and debit cards and secures the buyer’s data using industry leading technology. Activate Masterpass as a payment option in your PayFast account to enable a faster checkout process for your customers.

How Masterpass works

  1. After the buyer selects Masterpass as their payment method during checkout, they are shown a QR code.
  2. Buyers can scan the QR code by using the Masterpass App on their mobile device or complete the payment within the Masterpass App, if checking out on mobile
  3. The payment is authorised with their bank PIN and once processed, it will instantly reflect in your PayFast account.

Benefits of Masterpass

  • User friendly
  • Simple checkout process that reduces cart abandonment
  • Payments reflect immediately in your PayFast account
  • Advanced fraud protection
  • Accept payments from Zapper users
  • Only pay a small all-in-one transaction fee when you make a sale

Simple, transparent pricing

No setup, monthly or hidden fees. Fees are negotiable based on online sales volumes.