Pay by Link Payment Solutions | Fidelity Group UK
Many takeaways and restaurants in the UK commonly employ the use of Pay-by-link systems to secure deposit payments for reservations.
Contactless Payments Made Easy: Discover the Advantages of Pay-by-Link
In the realm of secure payments, a pay-by-link system enables businesses to send their customers a safe and encrypted link via email or text message. This pay link empowers customers to conveniently settle any outstanding balance at their own convenience. Such a payment method is regarded as secure since customers not only input their card details but also receive the pay link through their preferred communication channel, be it an email address or mobile number provided by the customer.
Traditionally, pay-by-link transactions are processed through virtual terminals. However, at Fidelity Group, we have developed our own distinctive approach within our merchant panel to support pay-by-link functionality. With our merchant panel, you have the ability to customize your pay-by-link page with your business’s brand and colors, creating a tailored online payment experience for your valued customers.
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Pay-by-link is the ultimate solution for effortlessly collecting payments from customers, whether it’s for processing orders or capturing timely payments.
With a pay link, you can swiftly and securely request clients to pay by card, ensuring a smooth and branded payment experience.
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What is a pay by link?
A pay by link is a secure link that can be sent via email or SMS to your customer enabling them to make a secure payment.
What is the connectivity for a pay by link?
Pay by link is usually sent via a virtual terminal or a web-based merchant panel, therefore internet connectivity is vital for you to be able to raise the pay by link from most platforms.
How do I send a pay by link?
Pay by link is sent directly from either your Fidelity merchant panel or your third-party virtual terminal. You simply put the email or contact number of the person you want to send the link to, and the amount and press send. You will then get a report on when the payment has been made.
Is a pay by link payment secure?
Yes – a pay by link is a very secure way of taking a payment, with added security of 3DS.
What costs are involved in sending a pay by link?
The usual acquiring fees are applied to a pay by link payment. However, you may have additional fees such as a click fee each time the link is opened and SMS batch fees if you are sending your links by SMS message.
Can I brand my pay by link page?
Sure – We can brand your pay by link page with whatever logo that you would like, we can also change the colours of your payment page.
Can I put a pay by link on my invoices?
It depends on what invoicing software you are using to send your invoices, however with our new merchant panel you can send invoices directly from the panel that includes a pay by link on the invoice. Our invoicing also integrates directly with Xero and QuickBooks accounting software.
Can I keep track of my transactions?
Yes, there is a designated area on our merchant platform that delivers reports on all transactions that are sent via the merchant panel. This area will tell you what has been opened, paid, and what has not been. You can also send reminders from here.
Is there a setup fee for pay by link?
There is not usually a setup fee for pay by link services. Unless your business needs a high risk merchant account and then there may be set up fees for this.
What cards will I be able to accept with pay by link?
Pay by links will accept all the major card issuers such as Visa, Mastercard, and American Express. Other issuers are supported also.
Will my high risk business get accepted for pay by link?
Yes, your high risk business is possible to be accepted for a pay by link – the main part of getting approval is to get accepted for your high-risk merchant account first, we can then implement the pay by link software for you on your merchant panel.