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Instant EFT by PayFast gets a Refresh

We’re pleased to announce we’ve refreshed and streamlined our Instant EFT payment method. Now, your customers will experience a more flexible and efficient payment process. Let’s get to the biggest news, Instant EFT by PayFast now supports payments from Capitec Bank and Investec (in addition to existing banks – FNB, ABSA, Nedbank, and Standard Bank). […]

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Starting an eCommerce business in South Africa – Part 2: Payments

In this part we’re going to focus on the various payment methods, things to consider when choosing your payment gateway, integration with your chosen shopping cart system, payment restrictions, security and the payment landscape. What we aren’t going to focus on here are the numerous payment gateways out there and nit-pick between all of them. […]

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Merchant Refunds and PayFast

Since PayFast processes multiple payment methods, the mechanism and ability to process refunds depend on the payment method used. Credit cards We have the ability to process credit card refunds through our admin system. We don’t currently charge a refund fee and we’re happy to assist provided that these requests aren’t a frequent occurrence. Simply […]

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Funding types now displayed

The method used to fund a particular payment is now visible on your account landing page as well as your account history. It is also displayed when viewing the detail of a particular payment. Previously, the only way to know how the payment was funded was to work it out based on the fee (which […]

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