19 April 2015

Oink taps into Discover network

12 February 2014  |  985 views  |  0 Source: Virtual Piggy

Virtual Piggy, Inc. (OTCQB:VPIG), provider of innovative safe youth payments technology, Oink, today announced users will soon have additional in-store payment capabilities with transactions enabled via the Discover® Network.

With more than 2 billion teens spending $800 Billion globally, Oink has been providing a family wallet solution to shop safely and securely and can be used as a financial management tool.

"Discover and Oink share common goals centered around financial transparency and youth financial literacy," said Dr. Jo Webber, CEO & Founder of Oink. "This shared vision, coupled with the wide acceptance of the Discover network, makes this arrangement perfect for Discover and Oink."

This new functionality will initially go live in the U.S., and then will expand to Europe and Asia later this year.

Comments: (0)

Comment on this story (membership required)
Log in to receive notifications when someone posts a comment

Related blogs

Create a blog about this story (membership required)

Related company news

 

Top topics

Most viewed Most shared
UK banks covering up cybercrime losses - C...
6891 views 14 comments | 26 tweets | 13 linkedin
BBVA buys UX firm Spring Studio
6581 views comments | 32 tweets | 17 linkedin
Card is king as cash usage continues to fa...
6174 views comments | 22 tweets | 14 linkedin
Digital and core renewal to drive bank IT...
4868 views comments | 32 tweets | 25 linkedin
World Bank reports big drop in numbers of...
4831 views 10 comments | 36 tweets | 14 linkedin

Featured job

up to £100K base, commission, benefits
London, UK

Find your next job