New Credit Card Processing Gateway Serves Clients throughout Europe

October 18, 2007 (PRLEAP.COM) Technology News
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. – Inc., a St. Petersburg-based Web community developer, today announced that it has partnered with Optimal Payments Inc. to provide real-time credit card processing for clients throughout Europe.

Optimal Payments service features include: no setup fee, no monthly minimum, no service contract, no cancellation fees, and the ability to accept Visa, MasterCard, American Express, Discover, Solo and Switch. Optimal Payments will provide merchant accounts for participating clients, and setup typically takes three business days.

“With Optimal Payments’ payment gateway integrated into the online community solution, we’re able to extend real-time credit card processing for all of our clients throughout Europe,” said William H. Stover, Jr., CEO and president of “Optimal Payments also offers very competitive rates, monthly fees and transaction fees for all of our clients based in the United States and Canada.”

Optimal Payments’ real-time credit card processing services also are available to clients throughout North America.

About Optimal Payments
Optimal Payments Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Optimal Group Inc. (NASDAQ: OPMR), processes credit card payments for Internet businesses, mail-order/telephone-order and retail point-of-sale merchants, and processes electronic checks and direct debits online and by phone. For more information about Optimal Payments, please visit the company’s website at

Founded in 1998 Inc. develops online communities for associations, non-profits, government organizations, corporations, congregations, secondary schools, universities, foundations, fraternal organizations and social networks. Serving clients around the world, creates truly dynamic, secure and connected communities with all product features, design, hosting, future product upgrades and customer service included at one low monthly fee. Please visit for more information.

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