How do I put money in my PayFast wallet?
You cannot add funds to your PayFast wallet in order to pay for purchases online.
When you go to a merchant's site (ecommerce shop) which uses PayFast, simply choose to pay via PayFast then follow the on-screen instructions when you are redirected to PayFast and select your preferred payment method and make the payment.
Can I send money to an international recipient?
PayFast cannot, unfortunately, be used to send money to international recipients. We are used by South Africans and South African companies to receive money from SA and international buyers.
How can I add bank details to my buyer account?
In order to withdraw a positive balance from your buyer account, you will need to log in to your PayFast account, add bank details and then request a payout. This article will guide you through the process. You are able to log in If you are able to ...
Is PayFast secure?
Absolutely! And often more so than many other payment methods! PayFast is PCI DSS Level 1 Service Provider (the highest level). PayFast is developed with the same demands on security and performance as web sites used for banking services and share ...
Can debit cards be used on PayFast?
Visa or Mastercard branded cheque cards can be used on PayFast, as well as normal debit cards (Visa Electron and Maestro) using the debit card payment option. However, debit card is a bad term as it means different things in different countries and ...
How secure is it paying with Instant EFT by PayFast?
Instant EFT by PayFast is a fast, convenient, secure and easy way to do an electronic funds transfer (EFT) to pay online. As the name suggests, any payments made via Instant EFT are instant, with immediate verification and notification of payments. ...