Charges represent the Affirm loans that are issued to the end-user. You can interact with charges via the Charges API in order to change the state of that charge, update metadata, or retrieve details.
Charge authorization occurs after a user has successfully completed the Affirm checkout flow and returns back to the merchant site. Authorizing the charge generates the
charge_id that will be used to reference this loan moving forward.
You can integrate various charge actions into your back-end order management system, where you normally fulfill orders and process payments, refunds, and cancelations.
You can use the Charges API to manage charges with the following actions:
Updated 6 months ago