Paysafe have just announced some exciting news which includes contactless payments. They are a leading specialized payments platform and they have just expanded their omnichannel payments offering for Bump 50:50. This is the Sportech division that provides a digital raffle solution to sports and non profit charity organizations.
New Payment Options
The North American in-stadium sports are starting to return which means fans will now be able to enter raffles safely and securely through the new Paysafe-processed contactless card payments.
This can be used at point of sale from Handpoint. This is a pioneer in defining integrated payments.
Paysafe announces the launch of their new contactless payment system.
The result of the current Covid-19 pandemic has driven a huge growth in the use of contactless payments in the United States. In fact 59% of American consumers are now happier making in-person payments using an NFC-enabled card than they were this time last year, according to Paysafe.
Purchasing Raffle Tickets
Paysafe have responded to this trend and innovation during the current shutdown of in-stadium spectator sports. They have brought to market the charitable raffle space’s first fully integrated contactless payments solution.
When sports fans due to return to the stadiums, Bump 50:50’s partners can now enable them to purchase raffle tickets from in-venue sales staff using tap-and-pay at ’s lightweight mobile POS terminals.
The Chance to Win Prizes
It means that transactions will be processed seamlessly through the proprietary installed on in-stadium seller’s mobile tablets. The new contactless option is supported for both Android and iOS versions of the solutions app.
The omnichannel offering can also allow sporting fans to win raffle prizes and raise money for various charities using the Bump 50:50 online platforms. This can be at home or on the go through their own mobile devices with all card-not-present transactions processed by Paysafe.
Carla Erlick who is the Senior Vice President at ISV Channel at Paysafe, said: “Sportech’s Bump 50:50 has become one of our flagship independent software vendor (ISV) partners, truly showcasing our omnichannel payments offering. Further complementing our card-not-present payments relationship with Bump 50:50, we’re delighted to strengthen our card-present support for Bump 50:50’s partners to better meet the new North American reality of in-person transactions.”
David Kurland who is the President of Sportech’s Bump 50:50, went on to say: “Bump 50:50 is pleased to offer our partners contactless pay through our integration with Paysafe. This is one more example of Bump 50:50’s continuous pursuit of new technologies and platform enhancements designed to help our partners reach their fundraising goals. We are also mindful of the fact that contactless pay is especially critical at this time, as our partners are developing safety protocols that will help them return to in-person events.”