Connecting Bancontact as a Payment Method (Through Stripe)

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Accept payments from your customers using Bancontact as a payment method, provided by Stripe. 
General Info

Supported countries
Transaction fees
Varies. No setup fees
Account activation time
Depends on the type of business.
The currency used in your Wix account must match the currency in your Stripe account. If the currencies do not match, the transactions may be declined. Learn how to change your currency
Managing your account
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Connecting Bancontact (through Stripe)

Bancontact payments are processed by Stripe and the setup process is on the Stripe website. If Bancontact is available in your location, follow the steps below.
Users with an active Stripe account in any country (except Brazil and India) should be eligible to accept European payment methods. You can confirm your eligibility on your Stripe settings page.

To connect Bancontact:

  1. Go to Accept Payments in your site's dashboard.  
    Tip: Check your business location at the top right. If incorrect, click the drop-down menu to change it.
  2. Click See More Payment Options.
  3. Click See Options next to Bancontact.
  4. Click Connect next to Stripe.
bancontact through stripe connect button,
  1. Select an option:
    • Have a Stripe account: Click Connect.
    • Don't have an account: Click Create Stripe account and follow the instructions to create an account.
  2. Return to this window (repeat steps 1-4) and click Connect.


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