Friday, 27 June 2008

New prepaid contactless PayPass wrist watch launched

UK pre-paid card outfit Altair Financial Services has unveiled a wrist watch featuring MasterCard's PayPass pre-paid contactless payments technology that can be reloaded with funds. The vendor has teamed with RFID specialist CardPOS Europe, smart card outfit ID Data and watch maker Laks on the watch, which is capable of supporting offline transaction authorisations.

The custom branded watches - which enable users to make low value payments by tapping them against specially-equipped PayPass readers - include a feature for easy to use customer SIM card insertion and withdrawal.

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Wednesday, 18 June 2008

Prepaid365- The Prepaid Card comparison portal is launched

A new website was launched this week to compare the growing number of prepaid cards or "prepaid credit cards" in the market. The new site,, was created to help consumers to to quickly ascertain which was the best prepaid credit card product for them.

According to the site owners, the Prepaid365 prepaid Card Comparison Portal is positioned to be the leading prepaid card portal providing information on Prepaid Cards programmes within the UK and abroad.The portal is an excellent resource for both businesses and consumers to find the right partner or card to suit their needs and purposes.

On the site, you can compare both business and consumer prepaid cards. Within the consumer prepaid card comparison section, you can compare prepaid cards that provide the best value for money transfer, gaming, gambling, payroll, privacy, gifting, online shopping and travel amongst other things.

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Alternatively compare prepaid cards directly in the prepaid card comparison section. You can compare prepaid cards for Travel, payroll, gaming, money transfer, youth, privacy, business, gifting, online shopping or those available to the unbanked.