e-WALLETS & VOUCHERS ( Mouse over to learn more )
Wallie is a safe alternative for internet payments via credit card or authorization for all. It is actually a pre-paid internet payment solution for online games, music, video downloads plus loads of virtual communities and can be defined as cash on the internet, without any limitation in terms of age. There are two kinds of Wallie-cards: pre-printed copies which look a lot like a gift card and vouchers which look like a receipt that is printed at the cash registers in the shop. There is a unique code on both forms of the Wallie-card, which you use for your purchases on the internet.
Ukash is the a cash payment method available in the United Kingdom, Europe, South Africa, Australia, South America, North America and most recently China. It is operated by Smart Voucher Ltd. which is regulated by the UK Financial Services Authority (FSA) as an Electronic Money Institution (ELMI). It is the largest global prepaid cash collection network in the world, with 320,000 physical issuing points in 27 countries worldwide.
China Debit Network @ Alipay, China
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Established in 2004 by Alibaba Group, Alipay has partnered with all national banks in China and more than 40 mainstream local banks, as well as visa and financial institutions. It has become the most popular and extensively used online payment tool for all areas of e-commerce in China. With 88.3% online shoppers consider a website implemented with Alipay service more trustworthy, you can now expand your business targeting to nearly 300 million Alipay registered user in China itself.
China Population: 1,338,612,968
China Users: 420,000,000
Introduced first in Vienna, Austria PaySafeCard is a pre-pay electronic payment system for online shopping and has been in existence since 2000. Normally sold as eVouchers (uniquely numbered receipts from in-store sales terminals), there are over 280,000 sales terminals worldwide currently with more than 3,500 webshops accepting PaySafeCard from across the world.
Moneybookers, United Kingdom
Moneybookers is an electronic money issuer authorised under UK and EU law. Officially launched in 2002, it enables customers to transfer, receive and hold funds in 30+ currencies worldwide and offers local payments in 40+ countries. Similar to Paypal, it also requires identity verification before using their service to minimize fraud and prevent money laundering. The services provided by Moneybookers is regulated by the Financial Services Authority (FSA) in the UK.
cashU, United Arab Emirates
Launched in July 2002 and a part of Jabbar Internet Group, cashU is the middle-east first prepaid online payment gateway, providing micro payment solutions for merchants. cashU users will be able to sign up for a free account that can be funded using a variety of top-up options. Available in more than 35 countries all over the world, currently, there are more than 4,500 merchants using cashU as their payment solution, with most of them specialized in e-gaming, FOREX trading, online general store etc.
CashTicket, United Kingdom
Created by Prepaid Services Company Ltd. in London, this pre-paid voucher is allows consumers to purchase flights, ticket orders and online shopping without having to provide personal bank details. This makes CashTicket to a very fast, simple and secure payment method for internet shopping.
United Kingdom Population: 62,008,048
Internet Users: 51,442,000