Global-reach travel agency BudgetFly has partnered with the PumaPay token (PMA) a cryptocurrency billing protocol.
PumaPay offers an open-source, blockchain-based protocol that decentralizes a whole layer of transaction processing services.
PumaPay is well-known in the crypto space for developing an innovative crypto billing solution that introduces a multitude of payment options on the blockchain, such as recurring payments with a fixed and variable amount, pay-per-use, shared and restricted transactions.
BudgetFly is a global-reach travel agency, headquartered in Larnaca but carrying out operations worldwide.
BudgetFly works with more than 400 international airlines, including low-cost operators and hoteliers to find the best deals around the globe.
BudgetFly offering an online booking platform and a stylish and easy-to-use mobile app that allow travelers worldwide to plan their trip according to their budget, by offering them an up-to-date fare comparison and best deals in real time.
With the aim to optimize user experience, the platform added a new payment method to the fiat-based ones it uses: PumaPay.
From now on, travelers who own PumaPay tokens will be able to pay for their flights and hotel rooms with PMA, in a faster and direct way, without the risks associated with traditional methods.
Moreover, by integrating PumaPay’s PullPayment Protocol, BudgetFly will also be able to bill hoteliers and airlines advertising their services on a regular basis.
Once the recurring payment solution put forward by PumaPay is up and running on the platform, the reputed travel agency will be able to set up recurring payment models with its regular customers on a monthly or yearly basis.
BudgetFly co-founder Pavlos Evangelides said:
BudgetFly is committed to providing its customers with the wide variety of options, be it travel dates, destinations or accommodation. Partnership with PumaPay also enables us to provide travelers with more payment options, to better cater to the demands of cryptocurrency holders worldwide.
PumaPay CEO Yoav Dror said:
We’re very excited to expand our ecosystem to the traveling industry by having BudgetFly join our early adopters. This secures PumaPay a well-grounded position among the payment options of choice for the traveling industry and propels our solution and PMA token by making it accessible to travelers and holidaymakers worldwide.