Why is my refund reflecting as a pending debit?
Credit and cheque card refunds can take up to 7 and 10 business days, and Instant EFT refunds between 2 and 3 business days, to reflect in your account due to risk checks that are performed by banks. If you bank with FNB then the refund may reflect as a pending debit in your statement until the bank clears the funds in your account.
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. ...
What is the difference between a cheque and a debit card?
The branding and use of what constitutes a "debit" card versus a "credit" card differ per country and unfortunately, the card associations and banks have utterly confused people about what the difference is and where each can be used etc. A pure ...
How do I make an Instant EFT payment?
To make an automated Instant EFT payment do the following: When you are ready to checkout, you will be redirected to PayFast’s secure payments page. Click the Instant EFT payment method. Once Instant EFT has been selected, you will be prompted to ...
Can I make a payment with Capitec?
Yes, Instant EFT by PayFast supports Capitec Bank as well as Investec, African Bank TymeBank and Bidvest. You can also make use of your Global One card from Capitec to make payments via the credit card option when you checkout. In the unlikely event ...
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 ...