FAQ Overview

GIG PAY

What is gig pay?

 

Online businesses are growing, and there is an increased shift toward e-commerce. Consumer stats show that most of the shopping is done online, and that means more digital transactions. If you have an online business or if you provide digital services, then you must need a secure payment gateway. A payment gateway allows two parties to exchange money online without direct bank transactions. In this way, you can receive secure and hassle-free payments.

There are many payment gateways available today. But if you are looking for the most convenient and secure payment gateway, then Gig Pay is the clear winner. It is simple to integrate, provides advanced security, and allows multiple wallets. It supports a number of payment processors which are as follows,

1. PayPal The name PayPal needs no introduction. It is a very popular online payment processor, and it is very reliable. It is accepted by millions of brands and service providers. By signing up with Gig Pay, you can easily use this payment processor. If you have an existing PayPal wallet, then you can easily integrate it with Gig Pay. 

1. Bitcoin Bitcoin is rapidly gaining popularity, and it is predicted that most of the online transactions by the end of 2025 will be conducted via Bitcoin. You can easily make transactions in bitcoin by using Gig Pay as a payment gateway. Since bitcoin is a digital currency, so transactions in bitcoin always carry some risk. That is why you should use only highly secure payment gateways like Gig Pay for transacting bitcoin.

1. Perfect Money Perfect Money is known for its immediate and speedy transactions. Perfect Money has a multi-level security approach, yet it is quite easy to use. Gig Pay uses Perfect Money as a payment processor so by signing up with Gig Pay, you will be able to get the benefits of Perfect Money.

1. Bank Account Gig Pay also allows direct integration to your bank account. Hence, you can pay for online transactions directly from your bank account while an extra layer of security will be added by Gig Pay. It is easy to use yet highly made highly secure by Gig Pay.

1. Credit/Debit Card You can also use your credit or debit cards for topping up your Gig Pay wallet. In this way, you will be able to make secure online transactions by using the Gig Pay wallet. Gig Pay accepts credit and debit cards from a number of card providers like Visa and Mastercard, so you are good to go.

Send and receive money with Gig Pay You can easily send and receive money by using your Gig Pay wallet. It is very convenient to use, and it provides advanced security. You can safely transfer money to your family and friends. You can use your Gig Pay wallet for currency exchange as well. Gig Pay allows for two-factor authentication, and it has fraud detection features. This ensures that your online transactions are highly secure.

Author: Gig Pay
Last update: 2019-09-17 15:20


How can i get gig pay account?

Gig Pay is easy and user friendly you can signup using the following link Register

Author: Gig Pay
Last update: 2019-02-08 01:25


How can i receive money from PayPal to my mobile money wallet?

With Gig Pay you can receive money from PayPal anytime, What you need is a verified gigpay account then deposit the money to your gigpay account, exchange it to Ghana cedi then payout to your mobile money wallet is that simple. Gig Pay

Author: Gig Pay
Last update: 2019-02-08 01:57


Can i transfer money to my PayPal account using GigPay ?

Yes with GigPay you can transfer money to your paypal account or pay your customers who accept paypal 

Author: Gig Pay
Last update: 2019-02-08 02:08


Do i need PayPal account before using GigPay?

No, You don't need paypal account before using GigPay because GigPay is  similar as paypal and it has connection to paypal so you can send, receive, requrest money from anyone who use paypal that you want to do transaction with.

Author: Gig Pay
Last update: 2019-02-08 03:08


Gig Pay Express Payment Gateway API

 Gig Pay Express Payment Gateway API helps you accept payment from ecommerce website or any other form of services you provide.  Developer 

Gig Pay Express Payment Gateway Documentation

Payer

If payer wants to fund payments using gigpay, set payer to gigpay.
(Other payment method ex: paypal, Mobile Money, coinpayments).

Amount

Specify a payment amount and the currency.

Transaction

It’s a Transaction resource where amount object has to set.

RedirectUrls

Set the urls where buyer should redirect after transaction is completed or cancelled.

Payment

It’s a payment resource where all Payer, Amount, RedirectUrls and Credentials of merchant (Client ID and Client Secret) have to set. After initialized into Payment object, need to call create method. It will generate a redirect URL. Users have to redirect into this URL to complete the transaction.

 

Installation Instruction :

Click download for the package download

Go to php-sdk/src/PayMoney/Rest/Connection.php then change BASE_URL value to your hostname 
(ex: If localhost then define( 'BASE_URL' , 'http://localhost' ) )

Example :
 require 'vendor/autoload.php';
 use PayMoney\Api\Payer;
 use PayMoney\Api\Amount;
 use PayMoney\Api\Transaction;
 use PayMoney\Api\RedirectUrls;
 use PayMoney\Api\Payment;

 $payer = new Payer();
 $payer->setPaymentMethod('paymoney');

                                     $amountIns = new Amount();
                                     $amountIns->setTotal(20)
                                     ->setCurrency('USD'); //currency must be in merchant wallet list

                                     $trans = new Transaction();
                                     $trans->setAmount($amountIns);
                                            
                                     $urls = new RedirectUrls();
                                     $urls->setReturnUrl('http://localhost/return-url')
                                     ->setCancelUrl('http://localhost/cancel-url');

                                     $payment = new Payment();
                                     //Client ID & Secret = Merchants->setting(gear icon)
                                     $payment->setCredentials([
                                     'client_id' => 'ID',
                                     'client_secret' => 'secret'
                                     ])

                                     ->setRedirectUrls($urls)
                                     ->setPayer($payer)
                                     ->setTransaction($trans);

                                     try {
                                     $payment->create();
                                     // redirecting to the approved url
                                     header("Location: ".$payment->getApprovedUrl());
                                     } catch (\Exception $ex) {
                                     print $ex;
                                     exit;
                                     }
                                           

Author: Gig Pay
Last update: 2019-02-08 03:42


Who own Gig Pay Payment gateway system?

                                                                                                                        

Gig Pay is own by O.A Computers and Technology Limited in Kumasi Ghana and it was funded and design by Obed Ababio also known us (Gig Fashion).

Author: Gig Pay
Last update: 2019-02-08 20:10


Why choose us?

Why choose us?

  • 1 We are not bank. With us you get low fees & real-time exchange rates.
  • 2 Get your money to family & friends instant, you just need an email address.
  • 3 To transfer money, withdrawal & exchange currency -our fees are in low cost.

Author: Gig Pay
Last update: 2019-02-08 16:10


Can i send money to Payoneer account?

No, Payoneer system also support Gig Pay new service called pay for me service, the pay for me service help you make any payment online if you have any difficulty paying for Visa, Tickets, Bookings, Bills, Shopping etc.

Author: Frank
Last update: 2019-02-09 10:34


How does it work?

Gig Pay gateway system serves as a central control system that gives opportunity’s and flexibility to online payments challenges for countries that have been restricted from many opportunities.

Author: Obed Ababio
Last update: 2019-02-09 10:51


How does it work?

Gig Pay gateway system serves as a central control system that gives opportunity’s and flexibility to online payments challenges for countries that have been restricted from many opportunities.

Author: Obed Ababio
Last update: 2019-02-09 10:51


What is the rate and fees of your currency exchange?

Gig Pay rate is fix for buy and sell 5ghs to 1USD but we use the fees to differentiate the buy and sell between dollar and Ghana cedi.

Gig Pay Fees 

Deposit from GHS: 1.5% fees

Deposit from USD: 15% fees

Exchange GHS to USD 10% fees

Requrst Money 0% fee

Transfer GHS to GHS 0%fees

Transfer from USD to USD 3% fees

Exchange USD to GHS 10% fees

Withdrawal to GHS 0% fees

Withdrawal to USD 5% fees

Merchant Packages API Fees

Bronze merchant : 2% fees

Silver merchant: 1.5% fees

Gold merchant: 1% fees

Premium merchant: 0.5% fees

 

Author: Obed Ababio
Last update: 2019-03-27 19:39


What address can I give to the payer for me to be paid

Request the money from your account and the payers will follow the link sent to their email to signup and accept your request.

Author: Eric
Last update: 2019-03-28 04:38


What address can I give to the payer for me to be paid

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Author: Obed Ababio
Last update: 2019-05-03 00:21


PayPal

What is PayPal ?

PayPal is the preferred method of online payment for auction sites such as eBay.PayPal allows guaranteed secure payment over the Internet with your credit card or bank account by taking your information once and then using that information to make payments to other parties.

Author: Gig Pay
Last update: 2019-02-08 01:36


What is the rate and fees of your currency exchange?

Gig Pay rate is fix for buy and sell 5ghs to 1USD but we use the fees to differentiate the buy and sell between dollar and Ghana cedi.

Gig Pay Fees 

Deposit from GHS: 1.5% fees

Deposit from USD: 15% fees

Exchange GHS to USD 10% fees

Requrst Money 0% fee

Transfer GHS to GHS 0%fees

Transfer from USD to USD 3% fees

Exchange USD to GHS 10% fees

Withdrawal to GHS 0% fees

Withdrawal to USD 5% fees

Merchant Packages API Fees

Bronze merchant : 2% fees

Silver merchant: 1.5% fees

Gold merchant: 1% fees

Premium merchant: 0.5% fees

 

Author: Obed Ababio
Last update: 2019-03-27 19:39


Perfect Money

How can i send and receive money from perfect money by using Gig Pay?

                                                                                                                               

You can fund and receive money from perfect money by using Gig Pay but fist you need to verify you Gig Pay account then deposit from any deposit method of your chose then exchange it to USD and withdrawal to your perfect money account.  

Author: Gig Pay
Last update: 2019-02-08 15:32


Payoneer

Can i send money to Payoneer account?

No, Payoneer system also support Gig Pay new service called pay for me service, the pay for me service help you make any payment online if you have any difficulty paying for Visa, Tickets, Bookings, Bills, Shopping etc.

Author: Frank
Last update: 2019-02-09 10:34


GIG PAY API

Standard API

 Gig Pay standard api give you easy access to accept donation or sell digital products on your website.    Standard api

Instructions

  1. Go to Merchant
  2. Click on gear button (where type is ‘Standard’. If you do not find gear icon please wait until admin approve the merchant account.)
  3. Fill the input field like Item name, Order number, Price etc
  4. Click on “Generate” button
  5. Click on “copy” (top right corner in red color)
  6. Paste it to your html file or view where you want to show the PayNow button

Author: Gig Pay
Last update: 2019-02-08 03:44


Bank

What is the rate and fees of your currency exchange?

Gig Pay rate is fix for buy and sell 5ghs to 1USD but we use the fees to differentiate the buy and sell between dollar and Ghana cedi.

Gig Pay Fees 

Deposit from GHS: 1.5% fees

Deposit from USD: 15% fees

Exchange GHS to USD 10% fees

Requrst Money 0% fee

Transfer GHS to GHS 0%fees

Transfer from USD to USD 3% fees

Exchange USD to GHS 10% fees

Withdrawal to GHS 0% fees

Withdrawal to USD 5% fees

Merchant Packages API Fees

Bronze merchant : 2% fees

Silver merchant: 1.5% fees

Gold merchant: 1% fees

Premium merchant: 0.5% fees

 

Author: Obed Ababio
Last update: 2019-03-27 19:39


Verification

How can i verify GigPay account?

Before you will get access to your gigpay account you will need to verify your gigpay account by filling all your address details and upload a copy of valid ID card and Utility bill or Bank statement, The system will verify it and give you access automatically when all this details is received by the system, thou the verification is done by the system but GigPay will also review your document to ensure we have accurate information.

Author: Gig Pay
Last update: 2019-02-08 03:23