SOCIALWISE INC.'S BILLMYPARENTS PARTNERS WITH MOVIETICKETS.COM
(San Diego - February 16, 2011) - Socialwise, Inc. is pleased to announce that BillMyParents, its payments solutions brand for teens, has formed a new partnership with advance movie ticketing provider MovieTickets.com. The partnership includes an array of national marketing initiatives targeted to teens and their families that will commence later this spring.
"We're very enthusiastic about our partnership with MovieTickets.com," commented Jim Collas, president and CEO of BillMyParents. "MovieTickets.com has established itself as a great resource for moviegoers, and together we will deliver a new level of convenience, security and ease-of-use to teens and families nationwide."
The BillMyParents and MovieTickets.com partnership is a natural solution for both companies for whom the teen demographic is especially important. Together, both companies' services will offer the vast teen movie-going audience with a seamless way to purchase tickets.
"The marketing programs we've developed with BillMyParents will be directed towards the incredibly important teenage movie-goer and will utilize various media outlets," said Joel Cohen, CEO of MovieTickets.com. "Both of our brands are dedicated to making life easier for consumers, and our partnership will elevate our ability to do that for existing and new audiences."
BillMyParents payment solutions for teens are designed to encourage and support communication between parents and their teens about money matters. The company offers an online program with select partner e-commerce sites, allowing users to safely and easily transact online purchases, as well as a financial services product for teens to use in traditional retail settings.
For more information, please visit: http://www.billmyparents.com
BillMyParents provides payment solutions for families with teens 13 - 18. Our solutions range from giving parents complete control over purchases to simply monitoring purchase transactions. We facilitate communication between parents and young people and help teach financial responsibility. Our "Money Tips for Teens" blog is a resource for parents to help teens develop smart money habits. Follow us on Twitter: @BillMyParents and on Facebook: BillMyParents. For more information: www.billmyparents.com
About Socialwise, Inc.
Socialwise, Inc. is headquartered in San Diego, CA. For more information: www.socialwise.com
MovieTickets.com (www.movietickets.com), the worldwide leader in advance movie ticketing, offers moviegoers a quick and convenient way to purchase tickets, while serving as a top destination for movie news, reviews and trailers. The Company enables consumers across nine countries, including the United States, Canada, U.K., Ireland, Spain, Argentina, Aruba, Bermuda and Curacao to buy movie tickets online, from any mobile device or by phone at 877-789-MOVIE. Formed in 2000, MovieTickets.com is a joint venture between AMC Entertainment, Hollywood Media Corp, National Amusements, Cineplex Entertainment, Marcus Theatres, Viacom and Time Warner. Its elite collection of partner theaters consistently represents more than 50 percent of the top 100 grossing theaters in North America on any given weekend. The MovieTickets.com theater chain group, which includes 219 theater chains, is about 10 times the number of chains of its nearest competitor.
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