Can a subscription be set up with an initial zero amount 'payment'?
it can. After which, the recurring amount will kick in for subsequent payments.
The recurring amount will not be able to be zero, however, as the zero amount
is simply used to tokenize the credit card. Future charges will need to be set
at a minimum of R5.00 (ZAR).
How do I create a subscription using a Payment Request?
To set up a subscription easily and quickly without needing a website, you can send a payment request directly to your buyer using their email address by doing the following: Log in to your Payfast account. Navigate to Payment Request > Send Payment ...
How do I enable subscription payments with Shopify?
To set up subscriptions on Shopify, you will need to install the PayFast Subscriptions App for Shopify from your PayFast Dashboard. Following this, you will need to set up your products on your Shopify store to create subscriptions on PayFast by ...
Can I offer free trials and introductory promotions as part of an ongoing subscription service?
Yes, you can offer your customers a free subscription or promotion for a limited time. You can do this by setting the initial amount of the subscription to zero or less than the subsequent recurrent charge. Important requirements If you offer free ...
How do I create a subscription using a Pay Now button?
To create a subscription using a Pay Now Button on your website, do the following: Log in to your Payfast account. Navigate to Settings > Generate “Pay Now” Buttons. Under ‘Text on button’, select ‘Subscribe Now’ from the drop-down list . Customize ...
What happens if a payment fails?
Subscriber Out of Funds Payfast will try a number of times to reprocess a payment where the buyer does not have funds on their credit card. On failure, the buyer will be notified, allowing some time for the problem to be resolved. On a complete ...