MUNICH and GRASBRUNN, Germany, November 9 /PRNewswire/ -- The Internet payment service Wirecard from Wirecard Bank AG is now also available within the scope of online direct sales by Dell Germany. With immediate effect, shoppers at http://www.dell.de can now choose Wirecard as a possible payment option.

Customers who wish to conveniently shop for computers and accessories on the Web appreciate the benefits of individually tailored PC configuration offered by Dell online. To speed up processing and delivery of orders placed online, Dell recommends payment by credit card to its customers. Using the Wirecard Internet payment service, based on a virtual prepaid MasterCard, this method of payment is now also available to consumers without credit cards of their own. Yet Wirecard is also a convenient alternative for shoppers who are afraid to disclose their credit card data on the Internet for security reasons.

Wirecard, a product from Wirecard Bank AG, combines the best of both worlds, namely the functional diversity of an Internet payment service and universal acceptance of credit cards. In doing so, Wirecard enables its users to shop at all MasterCard acceptance outlets on the Internet across the globe. With accounts always having to be in credit and the use of Mobile TANs or transaction numbers, Wirecard provides a convenient security concept.

About Wirecard:

Wirecard AG is one of the leading international providers of electronic payment systems and risk management solutions. It helps over 7,000 companies in different sectors to automate their payment processes and minimize the risk of payment default. Wirecard Bank AG offers account and credit card services for businesses and consumers and is also a principal member of VISA, MasterCard and JCB. The Wirecard Internet payment service allows consumers to pay securely at millions of vendors accepting MasterCard. In addition, registered users are able to transfer or receive money amongst each other on a real-time basis. Wirecard AG is listed on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange (TecDAX, ISIN DE0007472060, WDI).

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About Dell:

Dell provides innovative and reliable IT solutions and services based on open industry standards and individually tailored to the specific needs of its customers. Its direct business model has enabled Dell to become one of the world's leading computer manufacturers. The company ranks in 34th position in the Fortune 500 List. Further particulars on Dell are available on the Internet (http://www.dell.de). Dell can also be contacted directly at http://www.dell.com/conversations. Live news from Dell is available at http://www.dell.com/RSS

Wirecard Media Contact: Wirecard PR&IR Office Iris Stöckl Bretonischer Ring 4 D-85630 Grasbrunn PH : +49(0)89-4424-0424 Fax: +49(0)89-4424-0524 E-Mail: iris.stoeckl@wirecard.com Internet: http://www.wirecard.com Dell Media Contact Dell GmbH Michael Rufer Public Relations Manager Dell Central Europe PH : +49(0)69-9792-3271 E-Mail: Michael_Rufer@dell.com Internet: http://www.dell.de

Wirecard Media Contact: Wirecard PR&IR Office, Iris Stöckl, Bretonischer Ring 4, D-85630 Grasbrunn, PH : +49(0)89-4424-0424, Fax: +49(0)89-4424-0524, E-Mail: iris.stoeckl@wirecard.com; Dell Media Contact: Dell GmbH, Michael Rufer, Public Relations Manager, Dell Central Europe, PH : +49(0)69-9792-3271, E-Mail: Michael_Rufer@dell.com