This month Genome is talking bank cards and everything you should know about them. Last time we described the most common types of credit and debit cards.  But there are more important factors to take into consideration while choosing the card, and today we are covering the specifics for both individuals and businesses who are in search of the best credit/debit card for them.    Choosing the right credit card/debit card for personal use Most people will need a bank card for personal reasons at one point in their lives, whether to get salaries, for convenient contactless payments or to send

As you may know, recently our team has released plugins for PrestaShop, OpenCart, and OXID users, so that they can open a merchant account within Genome. And we thought “why stop there?”  Hence, Genome now has an integration with Shopify as well, and the platform users can start a merchant account, and then download a necessary plugin. Side note, we have an easy-to-follow and detailed tutorial on how to open a merchant account, so if you need any extra help with that, make sure to check it out.  After getting an account within Genome, you need to install the Shopify plugin. This is how

Pushing the envelope is what our team enjoys doing when it comes to making Genome more accessible for merchants. And this time, we made it possible for the users of PrestaShop, OpenCart, and OXID platforms to join Genome’s family. What, you think you are required to fill in lots of documents and wait for an update for days? Not a chance – it takes minutes, as you only need a plugin for a specific platform to experience seamless payment processing with Genome. With us, you can open as many merchant accounts as you want and treat your customers with a

Bank cards have been common everyday objects for decades, for both businessmen and people that use those for personal needs. Especially as current events are putting contactless payments on the front burner. And the great thing is that banks had come up with a plethora of card types that can satisfy most of the requirements imaginable. So today we are taking a look at the main features of credit and debit cards, as well as exploring the variety of cards there are so that you can determine, how to choose the right card for you.  Debit cards Also known as

Not gonna lie, this is probably our favourite content piece we publish each month! This August was very fruitful for Genome with product and news updates happening almost weekly. So, if you’ve missed some of our exciting articles and new features, it’s time to catch up, and that’s what our month in review is for. Learn more about IBANs and international money transfers   This month we’ve doubled the amount of the educational content in our blog with two new articles. The first one fully covers IBAN – from countries that have it to what is needed to send money using it. And

We at Genome are proud to partner with companies that can help to enhance our services to the maximum potential. And Onfido is a great example of such. So we’re proud to announce the full case study, where you can get more insights on how Genome benefited from using Onfido. Onfido is an identity verification service that utilizes AI technology to prove a person’s identity and is used by businesses around the world within different industries like e-Commerce, gaming, healthcare, travel and vehicle hire, and financial services. We found out more about Onfido while looking for a company that would

The need to send money to another country might hit you anytime – both for your personal or business needs. Thus, knowing what to do in this situation is important, and Genome got you covered.In this article, we will describe the best ways to transfer money internationally, so that you can understand which way is the most beneficial for you. International transfer companies If you or a person/business who you send the funds to don’t have a bank account, you can use international wire transfer services. Companies that provide these have branches in some countries and allow you to send

Yes, it’s finally here! We are glad to announce that Genome’s referral program is expanding and is now available for the owners of business wallets as well.  To access this feature, you need to open a business account within Genome and pass the KYC procedure. If you need any help with that, please check out our detailed tutorial with screenshots on how to open a business account. With this out of the way, it takes only three steps to activate the benefits of the referral program. ONE. Log in to your business account, where you can find the “Referral Program” tab in the

We at Genome are proud to be acknowledged as a part of the Lithuanian Fintech landscape. As of 2020, there are over 200 Fintech companies here, and thanks to that Lithuania became the largest Fintech hub within the European Union by the number of licensed companies and was placed 4th in the Global Fintech Rank.  It feels great to make a contribution to the country’s development, and we want to continue doing so. Hence, Genome is annulling all the service fees for companies based in Lithuania. We are also lowering the SEPA transfers fees – you will only pay 0,06

Nowadays, having an IBAN is pretty standard, especially within European countries. Still, some might wonder, why IBAN codes are so long, or why were they created, if SWIFT codes were already a thing. This article will cover these questions, and also explain how to send money to somebody’s IBAN, if you are new to that. So, buckle up and let’s go! What’s an IBAN number An International Bank Account Number (IBAN) was established in 1997 by the European Committee for Banking Standards to make money transfers safer and more convenient. IBAN can consist of 34 characters maximum, and the length