Company: PayFast

Name: PayFast
Description: PayFast is a payments processing service for South Africans and South African websites. We enable easy, secure and instant transfer of money between online buyers and sellers.
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PayFast PayFast is in the process of rolling out a fully-fledged RESTful API. The first endpoints available will be for the management of subscriptions, with further functionality being released in the near future.


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