Buy Now Pay Later: Changing Financing, One Installment at a Time

  1. One-sided commission: BNPL company buys the product at a discount from the merchant (Merchant Discount Rate ), usually between 2–6% and charges the retail price to the consumer on installments.
  2. Two-sided commission: BNPL company buys the product at a discount and charges an additional upfront commission to the consumer.
  3. Interchange fee: The BNPL loan issuer charges an interchange fee for processing the transaction, similar to how credit card issuers do.
  4. Simple interest: Some BNPL companies, such as Affirm or Klarna, may charge 10–30% APR while building the consumer’s credit score.
  5. Late payment fee: Sometimes BNPL companies can charge a flat fee of $7–10 for late payment.

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