Zapper QR codes added onto FNB Pay ecosystem

FNB and RMB Private Bank customers are now able to use the Scan to Pay feature on their banking Apps at Zapper enabled merchants across the country. A mechanism introduced to further drive secure and contactless payments, Zapper is the latest payments QR Code provider to be enabled via FNB Pay.

What this essentially means is all FNB and RMB Private Bank customers can now conveniently scan QR codes from the major QR code providers in South Africa using the Scan to Pay feature on their banking App.

Raj Makanjee, FNB Retail CEO, says, “As leaders in digital innovation, we are consistently looking to provide customers with a wide selection of digital payment options through FNB Pay as secure and convenient alternatives to cash. Customers want the liberty to choose and switch between various payment options that complement their digital lifestyles. In the past 12 months alone, we have experienced a 725% growth in FNB Pay enabled digital payments volumes, with continued growth month-on-month.”

Jason Viljoen, Head of Digital Payments notes that, “For the quickest and most convenient way to access the Scan to Pay feature on the FNB and RMB Private Bank Apps, customers can easily setup a Scan to Pay widget or shortcut from their FNB and RMB Private Bank App on their device home screen.”

A step-by-step guide on how to set up this innovative Scan to Pay feature for faster QR Code payments can be found here.  

“Leveraging innovative features such as widgets and shortcuts enable our customers to fully realize the speed and convenience of digital payments” adds Viljoen.

“We remain committed to providing helpful digital payment solutions that advance convenience and safety for our customers. Over the years, we have remained at the forefront of digital innovation, while empowering customers with the power of choice. We are delighted with the rate at which our customers continue to embrace our digital payments solutions,” concludes Viljoen.