Press Releases

New to paysafecard: Jan Marc Külper as Vice President of Business Development

Vienna, 27 January 2015 - paysafecard, the Vienna-based global market leader in prepaid online...

From fingerprint scanning to wearables - the new paysafecard app launches!

Vienna, 22 January 2015 - paysafecard, the Vienna-based global market leader in prepaid online...

Another international award: paysafecard receives Paybefore award in the category of Consumer Value

Vienna, 19 January 2015 - paysafecard, the European market leader in online prepaid payment...

paysafecard teams up with Spotify

Vienna/London, 15th January 2015 - paysafecard, a global leader in prepaid payments and a member of...

paysafecard surpasses 1 million fans on Facebook

Vienna/London, 9th December 2014 - paysafecard, a global leader in prepaid payments and a member of...

paysafecard receives "Austrian Leading Companies" award.

Vienna, 28 November 2014 - At the sixteenth prize-giving ceremony for the "Austrian Leading...

Berny Sagmeister joins paysafecard as Vice President of New Business

Vienna/London, 22th October 2014 - paysafecard, a global leader in prepaid payments and a member of...

New to joining paysafecard: Walter Tauchner is Vice President of Partner Management

Vienna, 8 October 2014 – paysafecard, the Vienna-based global market leader in online prepaid...

Mobile payments with paysafecard: "Paying by QR code" brings mobile payments to Poland

Vienna/Warsaw, 22 September 2014 - New service level in mobile payments: Première in Poland - Very...

Pioneering company, paysafecard, now offers online verification process [verify-U] face2face for my paysafecard accounts

Vienna, Düsseldorf, 10/09/2014 - Convenient identity verification at home and in minutes. An...

paysafecard MasterCard® launches. The MasterCard that can be topped up with cash - securely and with total cost control

Vienna, 12 August 2014 - paysafecard.com Wertkarten GmbH, member of the international Skrill Group,...

paysafecard is the new main sponsor of 1. FC Kaiserslautern

Vienna, 31 July, 2014 - FCK presents its new main sponsor to kick off the season. During the...

paysafecard is now available at all Postomats in Switzerland

Lucerne, 3rd July 2014 - paysafecard.com Wertkarten AG, the European market leader in online prepaid...

paysafecard launches in Peru and Uruguay

Vienna, 30th June 2014 - paysafecard.com Wertkarten AG, a global leader in prepaid payments and a...

A double win for paysafecard

Vienna, 26th May 2014 - The Skrill Group company and European leader in prepaid payment systems,...

Popular payment account "my paysafecard" now also available in Croatia

Vienna/London, 19th May 2014 – paysafecard.com Wertkarten AG has continued its international...

paysafecard creates 100 new workplaces in Vienna

Vienna, 8th May 2014 - After a record year in 2013, the world market leader in prepaid payment...

paysafecard launches my PLUS loyalty programme

Vienna, 3rd April 2014 - paysafecard, the European market leader in prepaid online payment...

paysafecard in 2013: Strong results across the board

Vienna/London, 12th March 2014 - Vienna-based paysafecard.com Wertkarten AG continued the success of...

Michael Mueller steps down as CEO of paysafecard

Vienna/London, 28th February 2014 - Michael Mueller, co-founder and, for the last nine years, CEO of...

Integration with paysafecard Enables Cash Upload to the Skrill Digital Wallet

London, 27th February 2014 – Skrill, one of the world’s leading digital payments companies, today...

Online payments account my paysafecard is now live

Vienna/Dusseldorf, 5th February 2014 - The my paysafecard payments account is now online in Germany....

paysafecard App with “New Dimension”

Vienna/London, 17th January 2014 - paysafecard, Europe’s leading prepaid payment provider, has...

paysafecard is now available in Lithuania

Vienna/Vilnius/London, 15th January 2014 – paysafecard, Europe’s leading prepaid payment provider,...

Your own MasterCard - instantly

Lucerne, 10th December 2013 - The launch of YUNA TO GO in Switzerland by paysafecard, in partnership...

Paying safely online with paysafecard

Vienna, 4th December 2013 – Being able to pay safely on the internet is an important issue for...

Online payment method paysafecard launches in Bulgaria

Vienna/Sofia, 25th November 2013 – paysafecard group, Europe’s leading prepaid payment provider,...

paysafecard expands to Australia: Cash for the Internet now available ‘Down Under’

Vienna/London, 15th November 2013 – paysafecard group, Europe’s leading prepaid payment provider,...

Michaela Unger strengthens paysafecard.com Wertkarten AG as its Public Relations & Communication Manager

Vienna/London, 14th October 2013 – The European market leader for prepaid payment methods,...

Berthold Kao is new Head of Product Management at paysafecard.com Wertkarten AG

29th August 2013, Vienna – The addition of Berthold Kao (36) to paysafecard.com Wertkarten AG sees...

paysafecard app with new features and services

Vienna/London, 22nd August 2013 - paysafecard group, Europe’s leading prepaid payment provider, has...

paysafecard: more than 500,000 Facebook fans

12 August 2013, Vienna - paysafecard, Europe's leading provider of prepaid online payment methods is...

paysafecard group reaches two milestones

Vienna/London, 12th August 2013 - paysafecard group, Europe’s leading prepaid payment provider, has...

"Best Customer Value" Paybefore Award

London/Vienna,  paysafecard was named Best-in-Category for “Best Consumer Value” at the...

paysafecard 2012 review

London/Vienna, 28th February 2013 – In 2012, paysafecard group has continued its growth of the...

Skrill completes acquisition of paysafecard.com Wertkarten AG

London, 8th February 2013– The closing of the acquisition by Skrill of paysafecard.com Wertkarten...

Gerhard Falb new Chief Marketing Officer at paysafecard group

London/Vienna, 29th January 2013 – paysafecard group, Europe’s leading prepaid payment provider, has...

New app for convenient & safe online payment

Vienna, 21.01.2013 - With its new app for iPhones and Android devices, paysafecard.com Wertkarten AG...

paysafecard now available in Hungary

London/ Vienna/ Budapest, 13th December 2012 – Vienna-based paysafecard group continues its...

60 years of video games: A success story of digital entertainment

It began as almost all things computer and IT-related appear to do have done from a present day...

Maximilian von Both heads newly established German branch of paysafecard

29 October 2012, Vienna/Düsseldorf – The Austrian online payment service provider paysafecard.com...

Bernhard Kirschner new Head of Group Compliance at paysafecard.com Wertkarten AG

16 October 2013, Vienna - The arrival of Bernhard Kirschner (40) at paysafecard.com Wertkarten AG...

Now also in Croatia: Pay online with prepaid voucher paysafecard

London/Vienna, 13 September 2012 - The internationalisation of Vienna-based paysafecard group...

paysafecard now also available in Canada

Vienna / Berlin, 12 July 2012 – paysafecard’s "Cash for the Internet" is now also...

Skrill agrees to buy paysafecard.com Wertkarten AG

London, UK/Vienna, Austria – 28 June 2012 – Skrill (Moneybookers), one of Europe’s largest online...

paysafecard launched in Turkey

Vienna / Berlin, 14th of June 2012 – Europe’s leading prepaid payment method, paysafecard, is now...

Beware of paysafecard PINs offered on the Internet

The number of paysafecard PINs sold over the Internet – often below their actual value – is...

paysafecard group appoints Veronika Hofer as COO

London / Vienna, 14th May 2012 – paysafecard group, Europe’s leading prepaid payment provider, has...

paysafecard wins in Inaugural Paybefore Awards Europe

Vienna/London, March 23, 2012 – paysafecard was named Best-in-Category for Most Innovative Prepaid...

paysafecard group achieve record results: 30 percent growth in 2011

Vienna/London, 8th March 2012 –paysafecard group, Europe’s leading prepaid payment provider,...

New in Germany: PIN management with my paysafecard: greater overview and simpler payments

12 January 2012, Vienna – The arrival of paysafecard in 2000 made paying online without a bank...

paysafecard Named Winner in Sixth Annual Paybefore Awards

Vienna/London, February 9, 2012 – Paybefore has chosen paysafecard as a 2012 Paybefore Awards winner...

Acquisition of Wallie

Vienna/Berlin, 23. August 2011 – paysafecard.com Wertkarten AG, the holding company of paysafecard...

New paysafecard app for smartphones makes it possible to find sales outlets while out and about

22 March 2011, Vienna – The leading provider of online prepaid solutions paysafecard.com Wertkarten...

10th anniversary: paysafecard group’s success continues

Vienna/London, March 3rd 2011 – 2010 – the year of paysafecard group’s 10th anniversary – was the...

Roland Schaar is new CIO at paysafecard.com Wertkarten AG

10 February 2011 Vienna/Berlin - Roland Schaar, previously at Österreichische Volksbanken AG (ÖVAG),...

FMA issues first payment service licence to paysafecard.com Wertkarten Vertriebs GmbH

26 January 2011, Vienna – With the help of a licence, the Payment Services Act allows companies...

paysafecard – as valuable as cash

22 October 2013, Berlin/Vienna – The payment method paysafecard is known as "online...

paysafecard group launches Happy Schenkcard - the prepaid MasterCard

26 October 2010, Vienna/Berlin – The launch of Happy Schenkcard by the paysafecard group sees the...

Leading European prepaid product paysafecard now available in the United States

London/Vienna/New York October 5 2010 – paysafecard, Europe's most popular prepaid voucher for...

paysafecard now available in Mexico

Vienna/London/Mexico City 15th September 2010 – paysafecard, Europe's most popular prepaid voucher...

paysafecard group wins "Leading Prepaid Organisation 2009" Award

London/Vienna/Berlin, October 16, 2009 – Over 300 key people from across the prepaid industry...

paysafecard enters Latin American market

London/Vienna 4th June 2009 – Popular online payment method provider paysafecard, already well...