Press Highlights

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10 Cutting Edge Companies Changing Payments
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8 Companies Making Payment Handling Easy
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4 Easy Ways to Take Payments Online
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PayStand Receives TiE50 Award for Innovative Online Payment Technology
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PayStand takes on PayPal with a new e-commerce service that accepts bitcoin
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With $1M in Funding, PayStand Launches Out of Private Beta to Provide One-Click Bitcoin, eCheck and Credit Card Payment Solution
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PayStand, Santa Cruz-Based Startup, Takes On PayPal
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Santa Cruz startup challenges PayPal in crowded payments market
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PayStand Rings Up $1M Seed Round, Launches Payment Service
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Fixed-fee Future: How PayStand is disrupting MSCs
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From Network To Networth: How Coaches Make A Difference

Other Mentions

8/19/16 | Huffington Post | 4 Easy Ways to Accept Payments Online
8/12/16 | MasterCard Business | 7 Online Payment Tools for Businesses
2/04/16 The Strawhecker Group | The State of Global Investments in Fintech
12/07/15 | Payment & Cards Network Magazine | Cover spotlight vol 1-7: The Most Promising  Payment Startups
10/06/15 | Outsite | The top 5 startups in Santa Cruz
7/16/15 | Silicon Valley Business Journal | Revival at Scotts Valley's old Borland campus
3/27/15 | Mobile Payments Today | PayStand Debuts mPOS Product with Bitcoin Acceptance
3/26/15 | BizReport | Mobile Roundup: Payment Options
3/26/15 | RetailDive | PayStand Introduces Mobile App
3/26/15 | Bank Innovation | PayStand Offers First Bitcoin mPOS
12/19/15 | Business News Daily | 16 eCommerce Solutions for Small Businesses
12/14/14 | Coin Source | PayStand Easing the Merchant Adoption
9/05/14 | PaymentsSource | PayStand Integrates with WooCommerce to Simplify Checkout Upgrades
9/04/14 | Santa Cruz Tech Beat | PayStand delivers modern ecommerce plugin for WooCommerce
9/04/14 | CoinDesk | PayStand Releases Bitcoin Plugin for WordPress Merchants
8/26/14 | Good Times Santa Cruz | Back to Silicon Beach
7/25/14 | CoinTelegraph | Bitcoin Will Be “Part of the Election Cycle This Year” – Jeremy Almond Interview
7/24/14 | Bank Innovation | Politicians Accepting Bitcoins with the Help of Paystand
7/24/14 | GoodeReader | Politicians Go Digital with Bitcoin, Paystand
7/01/14 | BusinessNewsDaily | 14 E-Commerce Solutions for Small Businesses
6/18/14 | Let’s Talk Payments | Jeremy Almond, CEO Paystand, talks about Next Gen Financial Networks and No merchant transaction fees
5/24/14 | NewsCanada-Network | BITCOIN NEWS: PayStand Receives TiE50 Award for Innovative Online Payment Technology
5/23/14 | Santa Cruz Sentinel | Business Digest, May 24, 2014: Paystand wins award for tech startups
4/07/14 | | PayStand Out of Beta and Ready to Take on PayPal
4/07/14 | Founders Network | News For Week of April 7: Jeremy Almond, Founder of PayStand Closed $1M in Seed Funding
4/07/14 | Card Not Present | PayStand Emerges from Beta with New Pricing Model, $1 Million in Funding
4/07/14 | | New Payment System PayStand Allows You To Accept Payments With No Transaction Fee
4/04/14 | Small Business Trends | PayPal Alternative PayStand Launches — No Transaction Fees Joshua Sophy
4/04/14 | Vator News | Funding roundup – week ending 4/4/14
4/04/14 | San Jose Mercury News | Bitcoin gets easier for consumers to buy, spend
4/03/14 | International Business Times UK | Cryptocurrency News Round-Up: Bitcoin Bombs; PayStand Launches & Cryptocurrency Course
4/03/14 | | PayStand Launches Online Payment System for Bitcoins Daniel Allermand
4/03/14 | Let’s Talk Payments | Accept Payments with Credit cards, eChecks and Bitcoins via PayStand, Raised $1 Mn
4/02/14 | Vator News | PayStand comes out of beta with $1M in seed funding
4/02/14 | PaymentsSource | PayStand Launches Bitcoin-Friendly Online Payments Platform
4/02/14 | PCRonline | PayPal rival PayStand launches, accepts Bitcoin
4/02/14 | Finextra | Online payment start-up PayStand secures $1 million funding
4/02/14 | Bank Innovation | Payment Processor PayStand Will Be a Router for Money
4/02/14 | Digital Transactions | Startup PayStand Targets | Online Sellers with Bitcoin Option, Fixed Monthly Fees
4/02/14 | Mobile Money Revolution | PayStand wants to turn online payments fees into a subscription
4/02/14 | Mobile Payments Today | PayStand ends beta, raises $1 million in seed funding
4/02/14 | PaymentEye | PayStand secures USD1m in funding
4/02/14 | CoinDesk | Online Payment Provider PayStand Exits Beta, Announces Bitcoin Support
4/02/14 | FinSMEs | PayStand Raises $1M in Seed Funding
1/08/14 | Santa Cruz Sentinel | Santa Cruz startup PayStand receives backing from Central Coast Angels

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PayStand at a Glance

PayStand is a next-generation B2B payment solution that empowers enterprises to digitally transact anywhere and keep more of their revenues. Their Payments-as-a-Service platform leverages the latest advancements in Internet, mobile and Blockchain technology to dramatically lower costs, speed up time to cash, and automate billing & payment processes. PayStand is backed by top-tier Silicon Valley venture capital firms and is a TiE50 Start Up winner.


PayStand is spelled as one word, with capitalization of the P and S.


 - Cervin Ventures
 - Serra Ventures
 - Technicolor Ventures
 - Streamlined Ventures
 - Central Coast Angels
 - TiE LaunchPad