TORONTO and NASHVILLE, Tenn., March 5, 2019 /CNW/ -- Lonely Planet is pleased to announce today a collaboration with Paays Financial Technologies ("Paays") on bringing monthly payment travel solutions to Canadian travel consumers. Paays allows travelers to purchase their travel in advance of making monthly payments.
Paays is a new financial technology company based in Toronto, focused on delivering affordability to travel consumers by providing monthly payment options for travel purchases.
"We look forward to collaborating with Paays as Lonely Planet continues to explore partnerships with innovative startups in the travel space that deliver value to our users," said Luis Cabrera, CEO of Lonely Planet. "This is one example of how we plan to become more relevant and add value to our users by making Lonely Planet experiences and products more accessible."
"Paays is very excited to work with Lonely Planet, a leader in global travel inspiration," said David Fry, CEO and Founder of Paays. "Collaborating with Lonely Planet provides us the opportunity to help more consumers experience the world sooner by providing flexible travel payment options."
Paays Financial Technologies is a Toronto-based Travel/FinTech company focused on increasing accessibility and affordability for travel consumers through monthly payment options. Paays is focused on helping consumers in the travel inspiration phase of a travel purchase, where the option of monthly payments has the potential to open up greater travel possibilities. Paays is the only travel financing site that enables consumers with monthly payment options and the ability to search for their ideal trip, among 14 travel affiliate partners. The Lonely Planet partnership represents Paays' first enterprise integration. More info about Paays can be found at Paays.com. Media inquiries can be directed to David Fry, CEO of Paays at [email protected].
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