Virtual Piggy Partners with ClickandBuy to Increase Customer Signups, Conversions, and Sales
ClickandBuy Partnership gives Virtual Piggy users access to over 16,000 online registered shops
LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Virtual Piggy, Inc. (OTCBB: VPIG), an innovator in safe youth payments, today announced that it has entered into a Joint Marketing Agreement with Click and Buy, one of the leading payment systems on the internet.
ClickandBuy provides over 50 local and international payment methods and billing in over 120 currencies worldwide. Over 14 million customers already use ClickandBuy to pay at over 16,000 registered online shops - including the Apple iTunes Store, T-Online, Parship, ADAC, Bild.de, and King.com.
"With so many under 18's using the internet to make purchases, the commercial benefits that Virtual Piggy brings to ClickandBuy are very obvious," said Paul Marcantonio, Sales Director at ClickandBuy. "Our partnership will enable the under 18's to be able to go online and to make purchases themselves using the safe and secure ClickandBuy solution and also in a parent controlled manner. Our partnership has amazing synergies."
"With over 14 million active accounts, ClickandBuy is an important partner for us as we continue to expand internationally," said Joe Peden, General Manager, EMEA at Virtual Piggy. "This partnership will allow anyone with a ClickandBuy account to create a safe online wallet for the entire family by adding Virtual Piggy accounts for their children."
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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 always 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
ClickandBuy is one of the leading payment systems on the Internet. Originally established in 1999 in Cologne, Germany, they are now an approved Electronic Money Institution with their head offices in London - where they are subject to the regulations of the Financial Conduct Authority (FCA). Over the course of the years, they have consistently expanded their services as an e-Money institution.
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