Paysafecard is a prepaid payment method that lets customers pay for goods and services online without the need for a credit card. It’s largely used for gaming, but is also accepted at online retailers of music, social media, telecomm, and more. Where it’s accepted depends in part on the country it’s being used in; users must check the vendor’s website.
Paysafecard vouchers can be purchased at convenience stores and supermarkets around the world. Users then register their voucher with their email address at paysafecard.com. When they see the paysafecard logo at participating websites, users can enter their 16-digit paysafecard code to make a purchase.
The 16-digit code is anonymous, disposable, and not connected to the user’s bank account, so they don’t give out personal information when making a purchase. Paysafecard also uses standard encryption practices for the financial industry, so users can be sure their account is safe.
Merchants who accept paysafecard can: