Shopify Signs New Partnership with Affirm – Financing Options Now Open to …

The Online payment service Affirm Inc. now enabled the company’s financing options will now be available to all U.S-based Shopify stores.

This Thursday, Shopify and Affirm Inc. announced a partnership that will enable Bitcoin users to have access to financing options for purchases. While Affirm’s financing options have already been available to select Shopify stores, including Boosted Boards, this last announcement rolls out the feature to all merchants on the platform.

Affirm. Inc., was launched by PayPal co-founder Max Levchin in 2012, and previously raised about $50 million in a Series A funding round.

In terms of actual implementation, store owners just have to opt into the payment option, similar to how Shopify lets merchants accept Bitcoin.

Financing Options Now Open to Bitcoin Enthusiasts

Shopify is a leading online shop builder that enables its clients to choose between  several payment methods, including bitcoin. The online shop builder is currently powering over 175,000 online shops  and has helped businesses process over $10 billion worth of sales. Shopify, focuses on making commerce better for everyone, so businesses can deliver their best: building and selling their products. Currently, a lot of merchants use the Shopify platform to manage every

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