Protecting your data can be a full-time job in today’s interconnected society. Although technology makes our lives easier in some ways, in others, it complicates matters.
One area where technological advancement has helped and hurt is payment processing. Digital payment processors have increased our ability to transfer funds in more diverse ways and manners than previously. But with this increase also comes a myriad of payment systems that can be confusing.
WeChat Pay is a convenient option for international customers looking to securely buy our private proxies while keeping their financial details confidential.
WeChat is a popular international social media and communication platform using advanced group features. The developer, Tencent, has expanded the app to include health features with WeRun, mobile and landline calling with WeChat Out, and payment services with WeChat Pay.
With these inclusions, Tencent focuses on advanced security, making WeChat Pay a frontrunner for privacy-conscious proxy customers looking to safeguard their transactions. Before you jump on the WeChat Proxy bandwagon, there are some prerequisites first.
WeChat Pay continues to gain worldwide support; however, bank support outside China is still limited. You should contact your bank and ask about WeChat Pay support as a first step. Create a list of questions to ask your bank before reaching out to support. Typical questions you may want to ask are:
Knowing these details ahead of time helps you plan and avoid any unexpected issues when purchasing proxies using WeChat Pay.
Once you have the answers from your bank and everything checks out, you can proceed to the next step.
Depending on your proxy provider and your region, WeChat Pay may not be fully available. Check your proxy provider’s website to ensure that they support the WeChat Pay platform. You may also want to ask about the support for automatic recurring payments from your provider and your bank using WeChat Pay.
We appreciate the need for robust privacy in an increasingly connected world. We support a wide range of payment methods, including WeChat Pay. We’ve made it simple to use WeChat Pay right from your IPRoyal dashboard.
Follow the steps below to purchase proxies and add funds to your account from WeChat Pay.
From the IPRoyal website, log in to your account by clicking the “Client Area” menu item. If you are new to IPRoyal, you can register for a new account. Be sure to verify your e-mail address with us upon registering.
After logging in, you’ll see your account dashboard. Select the proxy you wish to buy from the left-side menu, then click the “Create new order” button in the main interface.
On the create order page, you can set your desired subscription type and the amount of bandwidth you need. When you’ve specified your order details, press the “Confirm” button.
The next step is to confirm your payment details. Look under the Payment methods heading to see the various options; select “Pay with WeChat Pay” and enter your WeChat Pay account information.
Double-check the information is error-free, then click the “Pay ($x.xx)*” button.
*($x.xx) will be replaced with your actual purchase price.
Adding funds to your IPRoyal account is equally simple. From your main dashboard, click your e-mail address in the upper-righthand corner of the page, then click the “Deposit” option.
Next, enter the amount you want to deposit and select “Pay with WeChat Pay.” Enter your WeChat Pay information if this is your first deposit, or you’ve elected not to have your payment details saved. Click the Deposit button when done to add funds to your account.
You can use the funds in your IPRoyal account to purchase proxies easily or pay subscription costs without any interruption in your service.