For the first time ever, the number of Bancontact and Payconiq electronic payments made in a calendar year exceeds the 2 billion mark

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28 November 2022
The last week of November saw the 2 billionth electronic payment carried out this year using one of Bancontact Payconiq Company’s methods of payment. The company has never before exceeded the 2 billion mark for electronic payments in the same year. This figure illustrates the fact that an ever increasing numbers of Belgians are making the switch from cash to mobile and card payments. It also shows that payment solutions offered by a local player can be very successful on the Belgian market.

Support The Coolest Trooper Dream

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2 October 2022
Dreaming is nice, but seeing a dream come true is even nicer. That is why Bancontact Payconiq Company is supporting the second edition of The Coolest Trooper Dream, an initiative by Trooper and KBC that allows associations and charities to submit their big dream and perhaps make it come true. Because together, we can make a difference.

The smartphone has become our new wallet

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27 September 2022
Once again this year, the number of mobile payments made with Payconiq and Bancontact continues to climb steeply. Between January and August, Belgians pulled out their smartphones to pay for purchases 37% more often than in the same period last year. The growing popularity of making mobile payments via Payconiq at summer festivals partly explains this success. In August, we paid for the first time over 2 million times by scanning a QR code for our purchases made in-store and at festivals.

Customers of Belfius and Banx can now pay with Bancontact on Apple pay

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20 September 2022
Today, customer of Belfius and Banx can now pay with Bancontact on Apple Pay. Apple Pay is transforming payments with an easy, secure and private way to pay. With Apple Pay on iPhone, Apple Watch, iPad and Mac, customers can make fast and convenient purchases in stores, in apps and on websites.

Parking has never been so easy thanks to Bancontact and Q-Park

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31 May 2022
Did you know you can park at Q-Park without needing a parking ticket? With the Q-Park app you can easily drive in and out thanks to number plate recognition. The barrier opens immediately when you arrive and opens again when you leave. But how does it work and how do you pay exactly?