A business refers to a registered merchant or the subaccount of the merchant that can make use of our API .

They are two types of business on Fincra which are namely:

  • Parent business: This refers to Fincra's merchant
  • Subaccounts: A subaccount also acts as a business but is tied to the parent business because it was created by the Parent business. To read more about how Subaccounts work please see the Subaccount API



The terms subaccount and business are used interchangeably throughout the API description but in different scenarios

Get Parent Business ID

In order to get your business ID, you will need to make an API call to the Get Business endpoint

Get Sub account ID

In order to get the business ID of a subaccount, you will need to follow the instructions here