Frequently asked questions
What is the Belfius Pay Button?
Belfius is one of Belgium’s biggest banks and provides its customers with its own online payment method. Customers with a Belfius bank account can use this payment method to transfer payments directly from Belfius’ online banking environment or through the bank’s smartphone app. Payments made through the Belfius Pay Button are guaranteed and can’t be reversed by the customer, so merchants can continue processing orders immediately when the payment is authorised.
More than a million of Belfius’ customers use its online banking environment, Belfius Direct Net, which makes them eligible to use the Belfius Pay Button. This makes the Belfius Pay Button a worthwhile addition to your checkout process when you’re based in or looking to expand to Belgium, giving Belgian customers a trusted and reliable payment method.
How does the Belfius Pay Button work?
When customers choose to pay using the Belfius Pay Button payment method, they can pay through the smartphone app or through the online banking environment Belfius Direct Net. If the app is chosen, customers scan a QR-code and authorise the payment through the app, where payment details are already filled in. When using Belfius Direct Net customers use their card reader to confirm the payment. When the payment is done, the merchant can continue processing the order immediately, because payment is guaranteed.
Benefits of the Belfius Pay Button through Mollie
Using Mollie to integrate the Belfius Pay Button has many benefits. You can offer all major payment methods through a single integration and our clever yet simple API makes the integration incredibly robust and built for volume. Our API and Dashboard allow for direct refunds and can export all your data to several different formats for your bookkeeper. Our pricing is much more competitive than going directly to a bank, with no hidden fees at all. And there’s no Belgian bank account required to accept payments through the Belfius Pay Button, so you can easily enter the Belgian market.
Implementing the Belfius Pay Button through Mollie is easy. There’s no lengthy signup process and we have free, open-source packages and plugins available for most coding languages and e-commerce platforms, which allows for easy integration into any project. Our prices are transparent; you only pay a low fee for successful transactions. And your personal dashboard gives you crucial insights into all your transactions and statistics. Mollie is the quickest and easiest way to implement the Belfius Pay Button.