Alternative Payments Releases Payment Widget for Cross-Border eCommerce
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Alternative Payments Releases Payment Widget for Cross-Border e-Commerce

Alternative Payment launches frictionless international e-commerce payment widget to eliminate cross-border barrier issues. Merchants and customers no longer have to worry about exchange rates, payment option availability or language barriers.

Los Angeles, CA | Vilnius, Lithuania – Wednesday, November 16, 2016. Alternative Payments, the global leader in providing credit card alternatives and local payment options has just launched its cutting edge Payment Widget. This innovative payment solution is a fast, secure, simple and personalized checkout option for online retailers and businesses wishing to eliminate cross-border barriers and quickly process payments from all over the world.

Besides offering a revolutionary technology and design, the Payment Widget provides an entirely new shopping experience for every consumer, ‘automagically’ locating the user via the geo-location system. The Widget then displays the appropriate language, currency and payment options that apply to that particular customer. This way customers do not need to worry about exchange rates, payment option availability or language barriers, which makes this solution a cut above the rest. With 40+ languages, 160+ currencies and a broad portfolio of local payment options, accepting cross-border transactions has never been easier.

Merchants and businesses can quickly take advantage of this frictionless international e-commerce solution by opening a free account with Alternative Payments. By adding just a few lines of code to their web shop, they can accept payments from all over the world in no time at all. The Widget is fully customizable to match their online store branding.

The global e-commerce marketplace requires simplicity and flexibility. With the best features in the payments world, the Payment Widget is light years ahead, innovating the way consumers shop and e-retailers do business. Alternative Payments remains the only provider focused entirely on increasing merchants’ reach by offering only the local payment methods to customers and converting sales retailers would have missed out on by relying only on credit cards.

About Alternative Payments

Alternative Payments provides a global payment infrastructure to ensure e-commerce merchants can convert international web traffic into approved transactions. The core gateway handles cross border payments by streamlining a robust portfolio of global payments solutions into a single checkout flow. Alternative Payments is the exclusive provider of the direct debit solution EuroDebit®/SEPA, reaching over 520 million EU consumers. Merchants experience frictionless on-boarding and quick access to the global online marketplace. For further information about Alternative Payments please visit or follow us on Twitter (@Alternative_Pay).