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Friday, February 20, 2009
Miami, Fla., February 20, 2009---Blackstone Merchant Services, Inc, proudly announces their new relationship with Virtual Payment Solutions, a wholly subsidiary of Secured Financial Network, Inc. The agreement made between the two, will allow Blackstone Merchant Services, Inc headquartered in Miami, to power its payment portal for all online transactions through the branding of its RedFin Network, a PCI/DDS compliant payment gateway. Janet Sancho, Blackstone’s Senior Vice President stated, “the integration of our online portal powered by the RedFin Network will grant distributors and merchants the ability to process their online payments in a secure environment. It will allow us to offer other value added services to our merchants” at bundled service pricing. “We are very excited to add Blackstone, a world leader in pre-paid telecommunications and merchant services to our growing client base. Their distribution base of over 10,000 point-of-sale locations will add to our revenue base in 2009”, stated CEO Jeff Schultz stated. About Blackstone Established in 1995, Blackstone has successfully managed to bring a complete end-to-end prepaid program to all retailers regardless of their size. Our comprehensive proprietary platform provides complete merchant solutions from credit/debit processing, prepaid products and bill payment solutions through a multitude of interactive touch screen systems. Our unique Point-of-Sale systems have dual prepaid capabilities, which no other company can offer. Blackstone consistently provides merchants with competitive prepaid and processing rates to meet all of their sales and processing needs. For more information about Blackstone and all their products and services, please visit our website or contact us at 1-800-639-9590. About Secured Financial Network Secured Financial Network, Inc. offers a full spectrum of secure and reliable processing for e-commerce, mobile and traditional business transactions. Through its wholly owned subsidiary Virtual Payment Solutions (, the Company provides reliable and robust solutions to e-Commerce and mobile commerce using a proprietary Internet Payment Gateway known as the “RedFin Network,” ( RedFin is CISP and PCI/DDS compliant. For more information on the Company, visit Investor should visit