A New Mobile Payment App Is Set To Be Unveiled
Wi-PAY Technologies has disclosed its readiness to unveil a new mobile payment app called Wi-App, for smartphones -Android and iPhone operating system (iOS).
The firm explained in a statement that with the volume of mobile payments set to keep growing around the world and particularly in Africa, Wi-App would be well positioned as a new and smarter way for consumers and business owners to take better control of their personal finances. The app will be available in November 2015.
Wi-Pay IT and Support Manager, Bessman Henry, said consumers and business owners can use Wi-App in paying utility and personal bills of any amount via their personal bank cards. With mobile app usage projected to grow further over the next few years, Wi-PAY is providing a new and smarter way for consumers and business owners to enhance their financial experience, he said further.
“We want to relieve consumers the physical stress and pain of paying bills” “Quick and secure payment of bills is the top service requested by our merchants and consumers, and we are pleased to give them a simpler, faster and more convenient experience compared to our competitors,” Henry added.
He noted that consumers pay bills in multiple ways: through banks, billers via online or even in person.
According to the survey carried out by Wi-Pay, most consumers use two or more methods to pay bills.
“Wi-App is here to eliminate the need for multiple choices in bill payments by aggregating the services together into one platform where consumers can view and pay their bills instantly,” the statement added.
“This is an opportunity for independent agents and merchants to offer their customers a better way to pay bills” according to the Executive Vice President, Wi-Pay, Atonye Wilcox.