The First Data Local Payments solution is here providing digital businesses and their customers with access to 195 local payment options when fully implemented.
With First Data’s Local Payments solution, a merchant can manage varying online payment methods through a single interface, using a single collection model. Now, a retailer can easily enable a customer in Europe who wants to use a mobile wallet or a customer in Latin America who prefers making electronic cash payments. Local Payments facilitates numerous payment methods, including real-time online banking, direct debit, cash/voucher payments, payment wallets, payout schemes, and more.
The introduction of Local Payments expands First Data’s robust eCommerce portfolio. First Data now offers a range of solutions for businesses of all sizes, including the recently-announced Global PFAC Program for payment facilitators and the company’s cutting edge Fraud Detect Solution.
Earlier this year, First Data acquired Acculynk, a technology company with unique debit routing capabilities that help merchants reduce their total cost of payment acceptance. First Data’s eCommerce portfolio is available across the First Data client landscape, from multinational corporations to sole proprietors operating online stores.