Virtual Piggy Technology Named Top 10 Best Technology

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Virtual Piggy Technology Named Top 10 Best Technology

Dr. Toy selects safe youth payments technology for Top 100 Children's Products

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- September 10, 2013 Virtual Piggy, Inc. (OTCBB:VPIG), an innovator in safe youth payments, today announced that its youth-friendly payment system won the Dr. Toy's Top 10 Best Technology Award for 2013. The company received this within the Top 100 Children's Products for 2013 alongside other companies that included LEGO, LeapFrog, and VTech.


Dr. Toy is the leading source for information on children's products on the web. The Dr. Toy's Guide has over 100,000 online visitors daily and its Top 100 Best Children's Products has been featured in Family Circle and Parenting Magazine.

Virtual Piggy promotes financial management while empowering youth under 18 to make purchasing, saving and other money management decisions for themselves, within the boundaries setup by parents. The technology serves as a family wallet that is available online or via mobile, and is 100% free to use.

"Dr. Toy utilizes a complicated set of objective and subjective criteria to evaluate toys and other products," said Dr. Stevanne Auerbach of Dr. Toy. "The Top 100 toys and products are selected to meet Dr. Toy's high standards for design, durability, price, quality, safety, and value."

For information about Virtual Piggy visit www.VirtualPiggy.com

About Virtual Piggy, Inc.

Virtual Piggy, Inc. is the first e-commerce solution that enables kids to manage and spend money within parental controls. It enables parents to teach financial management through the use of a secure family wallet that is available online or via mobile and is 100% free to use. The technology company delivers online security platforms designed for the Under 18 age group in the global online market, and also enables online businesses the ability to function in a manner consistent with the Children's Online Privacy Protection Act ("COPPA") and similar international children's privacy laws. The company is based in Hermosa Beach, CA and on the Web at: www.virtualpiggy.com

Safe Harbor Statement

All statements herein other than statements of historical facts are forward-looking statements within the meaning of the "safe harbor" provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These statements are based upon our current expectations and speak only as of the date hereof. Such statements are not guarantees of future performance and are subject to known and unknown risks and uncertainties that could cause our actual results to differ materially from those expressed or implied in such forward-looking statements. Such factors include, but are not limited to, our ability to raise additional capital, our limited operating history and revenue, our ability to attract and retain qualified personnel, our dependence on third party developers, our ability to develop new services, market acceptance of our services, legislative, regulatory and competitive developments, enforcement of our intellectual property, general economic conditions, as well as other factors set forth under the caption "Risk Factors" in our Forms 10-K filed with the SEC, and other filings with the SEC.



Virtual Piggy
US:
Public Relations
Sarah Hall Productions
Jenna Guarneri, 212-529-1598
Jenna@SHPNY.com
or
Investor Relations
Investor Awareness
Tony Schor, 847-945-2222 ext. 221
tony@investorawareness.com
or
UK:
Suzanne Noble, +44 7957 371840
snoble@virtualpiggy.com

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