We are excited to announce the launch of our new payment software: Payments by Planet, which helps your business protect and optimize the most sensitive touchpoints of your guest journey.
With Payments by Planet, you can easily and securely process payments, manage customer data, and get insights into your business performance – all from our property management software.
How to choose the right payment gateway integration?
A payment gateway integration allows the secure transfer of funds between your guests and you. When your guest enters their payment details, such as their credit card information, the payment software encrypts this sensitive data. The gateway authorizes the payment to ensure the transaction is secure, fast and efficient. It can also process payments in over 100 currencies, making it easier for you to collect payments from your customers around the world and create a more transparent experience.
Choosing the right payment gateway integration can bring many benefits to your company, including increased security, improved customer experience, reduced fraud and even extra revenue streams.
Payments by Planet – our brand new payment gateway integration
Payments by Planet is directly integrated with our Property Management Software, and Vacation Rental Channel Manager providing you and your guests a secure and seamless experience. Our all-in-one payment platform guarantees secure transactions, integrated automation services with your business model, transparent transactions to improve guest experience, multi-gateway connections and an extra revenue stream through shared exchange rate commissions.
Why choose Payments by Planet?
When there are many options to choose from that do the same thing, how do you narrow the choices down to just one?
Our payment gateway integration offers unique advantages that other payment gateways do not provide. Our clients strive for success, and we design our software to enhance ambition, drive sales and ultimately grow your business. Our payment gateway has been built with the same enthusiasm.
Let’s take a look at the benefits and features that differentiate Payments by Planet from the competition.
Earn commission through the payment gateway integration
Unlock untapped revenue streams and expand your global audience. Our payment gateway integration enables you to process payments in multiple currencies, effortlessly expanding your outreach globally. Say goodbye to the hassle of currency conversion – our gateway automatically converts payments to your guests’ native currency, streamlining the payment process and offering them a transparent booking experience.
But that’s not all – our payment gateway integration accepts all card types, lowering the chance of abandoned payments and giving your guests even more flexibility. Additionally, guests can choose alternative payment options, such as mobile payments. With an annual growth rate of 23.8% projected for the mobile payment market between 2021-26, accommodating alternative payment methods is crucial for delivering a positive booking experience through your website.
And the best part? Through Payments by Planet you can join the ‘My Currency Partnership’ Program (MCP*). This is a revenue stream opportunity where you share the exchange rate commission with the gateway. Giving you the opportunity to earn commission every time a non-local payment is made through the software. This presents a huge opportunity for property managers who receive bookings from guests worldwide.
Optimize your operations with integrated automations
As a property manager, you know how important it is to optimize your business processes and offer a seamless payment experience for your guests. With our payment gateway, you can automate charges, refunds, and deposits tailored to your unique business model and booking conditions. Your guests will be notified every step of the way, ensuring they’re always in the loop about their payment journey. With automatic notifications for scheduled payments, you can reduce the risk of missed payments, giving you more time to focus on growing your business.
Our payment gateway is fully integrated with our Property Management Software and Channel Manager, which means booking statuses are auto-updated once payments are completed, saving you valuable time and reducing the risk of human errors that can lead to lost revenue. Technical issues can be a significant problem for failed transactions and lost bookings. Our payment gateway integration offers multiple payment flow options for failed transactions, so you can ensure you never lose revenue due to technical problems.
As our client, you can be assured that your payment process will run smoothly, allowing you to provide your guests with the best possible booking experience.
Offer a secure gateway to protect your payments
You can offer your guests a secure and reliable payment experience with Payment by Planet. Our two-step verification process provides an additional layer of security, meaning that only authorized users can access the payment gateway.
Plus, our gateway automatically verifies guests’ cards and checks funds, so you can be confident that every transaction is legitimate and lower the risk of chargebacks or fraud. Protect your business and guests with our secure payment gateway integration and say goodbye to chargebacks and fraud.
Create an exceptional payment experience for your guests with Payments by Planet.
Our payment gateway integration displays all fees in your guest’s local currency, promoting transparency and building customer trust. We understand that guests appreciate knowing exactly what they’re paying for – we make it easy for you to provide this level of transparency. As well as displaying fees in local currency, we offer alternative payment options, such as mobile payments, making it even easier for guests to pay.
By prioritizing the guest experience and communicating transparently, you can build a strong brand reputation and differentiate yourself from your competitors. This will lead to increased customer loyalty and repeat business, which are essential for long-term success in the property management industry.
The payment gateway integration for you
In conclusion, Payments by Planet can revolutionize how you process payments for your property management business. This secure, adaptable, and transparent payment software provides a seamless experience for both you and your guests. You can choose the payment gateway integration that works best for your business, while guests can choose the payment option that suits them best.
At Avantio, we’re committed to helping our clients grow their businesses. That’s why we encourage you to discover more about Payments by Planet and optimize your payments today. Contact us to learn more about how this software can benefit your business.
*MCP = Multi-Currency Pricing.