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Navigate Payment Gateways

Rumbi Shoniwa draws from her experience as Business Development Manager at Paystack to help Entrepreneurs simplify and utilise payment gateways in a way that can benefit them and their customers.

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In a rapidly growing “Add To Cart” marketplace, your payment gateway might just be the thing that sets you apart from the rest. In this recipe Rumbi Shoniwa helps Entrepreneurs navigate the wild west of payment gateways, drawing from her experience as Business Development Manager at Paystack. Our Chef shares her knowledge on financial technology to help businesses, big and small, find the right payment technology that will help them ride the wave of online shopping innovation. Tuck into this recipe to learn how to use payment gateways such as Paystack to scale your business.

Cover These 10 Steps


  • Step 1: How To Make Sure Your Payment Gateway Satisfies All Your Customers' Payment Needs

  • Step 2: The Most Important Things To Consider When Selecting A Payment Gateway

  • Step 3: Ensuring A Payment Gateway’s Security Is In Place

  • Step 4: What To Look For Regarding Platform Compatibility Of A Payment Gateway Such As Paystack

  • Step 5: Questions To Ask About Scalability When Choosing A Payment Gateway

  • Step 6: How Payment Gateways’ Pricing Works

  • Step 7: Knowing A Payment Gateway Is Reputable

  • Step 8: Ensuring The Payment Gateway Supports UX

  • Step 9: Essential Payment Gateway Terms And Conditions To Take Note Of

  • Step 10: The Added Value Paystack Offers As A Payment Gateway And Beyond

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Who Is Our Heavy Chef?

Rumbi Shoniwa is a dynamic and tenacious technology enthusiast, celebrated for her innovative contributions to the fintech industry and her “can-do” attitude. With a focus on promoting user-friendly and secure payment solutions, Rumbi has carved a niche for herself in the competitive fintech landscape. Since her appointment as Business Development Manager at Paystack in 2022, she has been living out her passion for making financial transactions more accessible and efficient for both businesses and consumers.

Beyond her professional achievements, Rumbi is a staunch advocate for greater diversity and inclusion within the tech industry. Her dedication to social impact and innovation continues to inspire and drive positive change.


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