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?

Bancontact treats you to the Brussels 20km race

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19 May 2022
Are you a participant in the 20km race through Brussels this year or one of the many supporters? Then we have good news for you! Because if you use your contactless Bancontact card to pay for public transport on Sunday 29 May between 7.30 and 10.30 am, you will travel for free on the entire STIB-MIVB network in Brussels!

Offering a form of electronic payment will soon become mandatory for companies

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12 April 2022
According to Belgian legislation, companies will be required to offer at least one form of electronic payment to their customers as of July 1, 2022. Since the start of the corona crisis, digital payments have become more relevant than ever in our country. Belgians have drastically changed their payment habits: both the smartphone and the contactless bank card are gaining ground as preferred payment methods.

62% more mobile payments in 2021

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10 February 2022
Belgians have adopted a totally different way of paying for purchases since the start of the Covid-19 crisis. That’s clearly demonstrated by the latest stats from Bancontact Payconiq Company. Payments made with smartphones and contactless bank cards continued to gain significant ground in 2021. The number of mobile payments rose by no less than 62% while, for the first time ever, we paid for our in-store purchases more often by tapping our card than by inserting our card into the payment terminal. And Bancontact Payconiq Company says that QR codes will give mobile payments an additional boost in the coming year.

Order and pay for your HelloFresh box easily thanks to Bancontact

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27 January 2022
Do you also lack inspiration to put a new dish on the table every day of the week? Thanks to HelloFresh you can order your menu and have it delivered at home. And from now on you can pay for your box even more easily with Bancontact!