How to Add PesaPal as a Payment Method

Set up PesaPal to take payments in Upmind

PesaPal facilitates online and mobile payments by accepting payments from various channels, including credit/debit cards, mobile money, and bank transfers.

Getting credentials

Once you create an account with PesaPal, they will send you an email for PesaPal integration, containing the Customer Key and Customer Secret. If you can’t find the email, you can resend it through your PesaPal account by logging in and going to the Business Dashboard. Find the API Credentials section and click the Resend button.

Adding a payment provider

Go to Settings > Payment providers in your admin area. Then click Add payment provider and choose PesaPal.

Adding details

Scroll down to the page and complete the necessary fields.

  1. Enter a display name. We suggest PesaPal.
  2. Click the Test Mode and select the option.
  3. Enter the Consumer Key and Consumer Secret that you received in your email account with the Subject PesaPal Integration.
  4. You might Test Credentials and it will show Successful authentication!
  5. Add currencies (optional).
  6. Enter payment instructions. (optional)
  7. Click Create.

Editing the payment method

You can change or update the payment method. Go to the Payment providers page, click the gear icon, and select Edit.