V.me by Visa and CatchOfTheDay to simplify online checkout for consumers

Visa’s digital wallet service, V.me by Visa, will be offered as a secure payment option across CatchOfTheDay’s various eCommerce sites including CatchOfTheDay, Scoopon, Mumgo, GroceryRun and EatNow, making it easier for consumers to shop online.

Ranked among the top Internet retailers by Internet Retailing, CatchOfTheDay is helping its customers speed through the online checkout process with V.me as a preferred payment option, just in time for its seventh birthday party.

V.me offers a simple and secure way to pay online by entering a single username and password, eliminating the hassle of entering shipping, billing and account information at checkout, across multiple merchant websites.

CatchOfTheDay joins a list of other eCommerce merchants who are set to make V.me available to their customers before Christmas. Consumers can sign up for V.me through their financial institution, at participating merchants like CatchOfTheDay or online at www.v.me.

V.me stores personal account information behind layers of security within Visa’s industry-leading network, so consumers can make simple and secure purchases from any device with ease and simplicity. The service is designed around Visa’s long-standing relationships with financial institutions, and has already signed more than 40 banks and credit unions partners to participate in V.me.

To celebrate its seventh birthday, CatchOfTheDay is holding one of its flash sales, featuring a new deal every half an hour over a 12 hour period. The sale starts at noon on October 22.

Visa Corporate Relations Team: V.me by Visa and CatchOfTheDay to simplify online checkout for consumers (2013, October 4) Visa Viewpoints Australia