The world’s largest community of beautiful people to offer PaymentOne’s carrier billing solution
SAN JOSE, Calif. and NEW YORK, N.Y. – MobilityWire® – July 7, 2011
PaymentOne Corporation®, a global leader in mobile payments and carrier billing, today announced that BeautifulPeople.com, the dating and networking community exclusively for good-looking people, has signed an agreement with PaymentOne to provide a full range of alternative payment services including mobile payments and carrier billing options.
With PaymentOne mobile payments and carrier billing, BeautifulPeople.com’s 700,000 members will have the option to simply charge their subscription fees to their current mobile, landline and broadband bill. No credit card or sensitive financial information is required and the consumer simply enters their phone number, receives a text message and confirms their subscription.
Greg Hodge, managing director of BeautifulPeople.com said “We have very strict acceptance rules, driven by a democratic selection process. But once you’re accepted we strive to offer the best services to our members and the simplicity, safety and convenience of just charging our service to your mobile or carrier bill is a beautiful way to pay.
“PaymentOne is the clear market leader with a long and successful track record, proven support structure and solid financial standing. We look forward to expanding our market reach and conversion with PaymentOne whilst also providing a convenient and user friendly payment service to our beautiful members.”
Roger Pavane, Senior Vice President of PaymentOne said, “Frictionless and secure mobile payments are key to expanding successful services like BeautifulPeople.com. With over 5 billion mobile devices worldwide, they outnumber credit cards by more than 2 to 1, and are the most ubiquitous global payment device. We are pleased to work with BeautifulPeople, a true market innovator in the social and personals segments, and provide their target consumers the simplest, safest, and most secure payment experience.”
PaymentOne Corporation, one of the world’s fastest growing payment service providers, is a global leader in carrier-based billing for landline, broadband and mobile payments. The company pioneered payment with “no credit card required” and has a 12-year track record in payment services that connect digital merchants, social media publishers, content providers and network operators. PaymentOne has generated over $4.5 billion in new digital revenue for brand name clients, including Blizzard Entertainment and America Online. AnyPhone™ connects with over 1100 network operators and enables over 3 billion worldwide consumers in 67 countries to simply bill digital purchases on any device to their existing mobile, broadband, or home phone bill. The company has a robust patent portfolio covering fraud prevention, authentication, and alternative payments. PaymentOne is privately held and headquartered in the Silicon Valley. To learn more visit www.PaymentOne.com or call 800-747-4028.
BeautifulPeople.com is the largest community of attractive people in the world with over 700,000 members.
Entry to BeautifulPeople.com is only possible after passing a democratic rating process, where existing members of the opposite sex vote on aspiring members based on a photograph and a brief profile submitted by new applicants. There have been over 600 marriages through unions founded on BeautifulPeople and many beautiful babies born.
An elite global lifestyle
Members of BeautifulPeople.com enjoy:
- A jet set global network spanning 190 countries and every ethinic and cultural background
- Glamorous parties and events
- Access to the most beautiful people locally and from around the world
- Approaches by film and TV companies
- Potential contracts from modeling agencies
- Extended professional networks, through BeautifulPeople.com and leading businesses
BeautifulPeople.com is located at www.BeautifulPeople.com
PaymentOne, AnyPhone, and PayOne are registered trademarks or trademarks by PaymentOne Corporation. All other brand names, product names, or trademarks belong to their respective holders.
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