How do I change my password?

How do I change my password?

To change your PayFast account password, do the following:

  1. Log in to your PayFast account.
  2. Navigate to Account > Security
  3. Next to Password, enter your current password and click Reset Password.
  4. Enter your new password in the New Password and Confirm New Password fields.
  5. Click Update.

If you have forgotten your password and are unable to log in, please email

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