Already well known for its terminals for bill payment and mobile phone top-ups in over 26,500 retail outlets in the UK, PayPoint provides convenience sector retailers and Credit Unions in the Republic of Ireland with an expanding range of electronic services designed to drive customer footfall, increase sales and boost profits.
PayPoint's household bill payment service is an ideal complement to the facilities traditionally provided by credit unions for their members. By offering a more convenient and faster means to pay their essential household bills and a broad range of international payment products at the counter, credit unions can enhance customer service, broaden their product range and attract new members
More than 180 credit unions have already joined the PayPoint network and the service is proving highly popular with their members. Not only have they found the PayPoint terminal and systems very reliable, but their introduction has reduced administration and associated costs.
As well as providing mobile phone top-ups for major mobile networks and top selling international calling cards, PayPoint is the only terminal provider in Ireland to serve all five major utilities. Bord Gais customers can pay their bills; Electric Ireland customers can buy electricity meter tokens or make bill regular payments, while Eircom, UPC and Vodafone customers can also pay their barcoded bills at their local PayPoint. The list of companies working with PayPoint is constantly growing.
The unique 8cm x 6cm LCD touch-sensitive screen aongside the keypad enables the retailer to select required payment schemes without the need to keep separate barcodes for each network and scanning them before each transactions. Clear instructions on the screen guide the use through every strp of the transaction.
In addition to accepting swipe card, barcoded bill and smart card payments, the PayPoint terminal includes a contactless smart card recharging facility.
PayPoint is always seeking new retail agents and Credit Unions in prime locations for expansion of its network to meet increased customer demand. You can apply by calling 1800 923 259 or e-mail your details to PayPointIrelandTeam@paypoint.co.uk.