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Newsletter May 2020

As we prepare for a major announcement this June, lets first reflect on the milestones of May 2020, one month after our public launch on the 17th of April.

We know it’s hard for new and locally owned small businesses in St. Vincent and the Grenadines to get the support they need in order to grow, especially now in a global pandemic (COVID-19). We are thankful this is actively changing and the public is willing to  give Vincentian businesses a much needed chance.

There has been more ICT/Tech business startups this year and we have worked with a number of these businesses to integrate Payswif directly into their websites and mobile apps, existing businesses have now also transitioned to accepting digital payments for their products and services. The month of May has been a relatively busy one and promises that June will be no different with our BIG announcement.

Payswif has grown to over 1500 users across platforms for iOS, Android and Web. We have 30+ five star reviews in the app stores from satisfied users with over 6,000 digital transactions totaling $200,000+ EC dollars. Over $50,000+ EC dollars of which were bill payments to CWSA, VINLEC, COURTS & FLOW on behalf of our users (think of how many long lines were avoided).

We are so happy to have helped so many Vincentians in such a short time, there is more room for growth and with your support we can bring more positive changes to St. Vincent and the Grenadines. 

We are preparing for a major announcement this June 2020. We know our existing fans and new users will be BLOWN away by this announcement. So follow our Facebook, Twitter & IG pages and install the #1 payment app to your mobile phone today!

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Payswif Goes Live in SVG

Research Innovate Lifestyle (Ril) is happy to announce the release of the first Digital Payment Platform developed here in St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Payswif.

Payswif allows businesses and individuals within St. Vincent and the Grenadines to conduct e-commerce transactions such as; online shopping of products and services, electronic money transfers, bill payments, electronic mobile top-ups for local carriers and API integration for websites and mobile apps.

Research Innovate Lifestyle was established in the year 2014 by the founders Jamal Glasgow and Marlo Browne who share a combined ICT experience of over 10 years with expertise in areas of Cyber Security, Computer Networking and Software & Systems Development.

The mission of Research Innovate Lifestyle is to develop viable solutions using Information Communication Technologies (ICT) which will improve the quality of life for Vincentians. Payswif has brought job creation and aid in small business and entrepreneurship development with its remarkable ease of use and unmatched features.

Payswif has been developed and built locally from the ground-up with open source technologies and strict security standards of PCI compliance by the staff of Research Innovate Lifestyle.

Payswif was built by Vincentians for Vincentians, hence our unique understanding of the market requirements for digital payments.

Payswif has been tested with confirmed transactions of $100,000.00 EC in international e-commerce, $15,000+ in local bill payments and $10,000+ in other digital services during its 1 year pilot phase which commenced March 2019 and ended March 2020.

Payswif has created over 50 part-time jobs with its agent programme, providing income for the unemployed and assisting with additional revenue generations for developing small businesses. Payswif agents are located nation-wide as far as Chateaubelair to Fancy and to our lovely Grenadine Isles.

Research Innovate Lifestyle welcomes the general public to take full advantage of Payswif and its features by visiting our website www.payswif.vc​. Research Innovate Lifestyle will like to give special thanks to the agents of Payswif, the small businesses and all early adopters who now accept Payswif as a means of digital payment through their websites and mobile apps, with your help none of this would be possible. Please stay safe St. Vincent and the Grenadines and have a productive 2020.

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