Latest News for SinglePoint and Textaday

Carbon Credits International, Inc. Announces the Addition of More Than 80 New Accounts

PHOENIX, Jun 25, 2013 (BUSINESS WIRE) — Carbon Credits International, Inc. (USOTC: CARN) is pleased to announce that it’s strategic partner, Paperless Transaction Corporation (“Paperless” … www.paperlesstrans.com) have now deployed their integrated software solutions creating a simple to use, practical gateway for all of their clients. In the first two quarters of this year (FY 2013), Paperless has added 80 plus new clients to our Singlepoint brand including Marilyn Hickey and Tony Evans, resulting in an impressive 280% increase in revenue generation potential as compared to the last year of operations

“We are very encouraged with the results and overall prospects in terms of overall benefit to the Singlepoint brand,” noted CEO, Greg Lambrecht. “Paperless now has over 10,000 clients including many of the largest nonprofit and ministry organizations in the nation. This allows them to offer an extraordinary “charitable rate” for services thus increasing their net collections. As a mutual benefit to the relationship, SinglePoint’s Text-a-Day(TM) provides Paperless the ability to add mobile donations and payments to their other transaction processing gateways including email, call-in, Facebook, online, Push2Pay, and others. The best benefit is the generation of reoccurring transactions which will result in a defined increase in revenue for our clients.”

Current Paperless clients include a host of well-known Companies as well as non-profits in various sectors including: Best Western Hotels, Texaco Oil, Carl’s Jr., Lincoln Mercury Dealers, and the Muscular Dystrophy Association to name a few.

SinglePoint’s Text-a-Day(TM) utilizes a secure mobile web payment gateway that is fully integrated into the Paperless-processing terminal. The partnership will allow Paperless to extend their online checkout and donation pages directly to mobile devices which will have a pronounced impact as the volume of financial transactions they process climbs steadily. The partnership creates a simple as well as easy to use access method for our new clients without a merchant bank processor.

Management is confident that SinglePoint/Textaday will become a prime acquisition target for the larger players in the sector as more and more companies continue to rely on mobile payment solutions. As already noted in several articles, the ongoing payment solutions revolution is upon us; and as Juniper Research predicts, “Mobile payments could reach $1,700bn by 2017 – or about 4 per cent of all global retail transactions.”

About the Company

Headquartered in Phoenix, AZ, we are a state of the art mobile technology company and full service mobile marketing agency. We operate a best-in-class mobile commerce and communication platform specifically designed to serve the needs of the non-profit community as well as the for profit companies. We make any campaign instantly interactive via the mobile phone. This functionality allows our clients to conduct business transactions, accept donations and engage in targeted communication campaigns with their customers/donors through any mobile devices. Send more messages, create more awareness, and raise revenues and donations.

About Paperless Transaction Corporation

Paperless is a national provider of VISA/MasterCard, American Express, Discover, Diners Club and Carte Blanche payment processing services and handles authorizations and settlement of credit card sales. Paperless offers the best prices directly from the provider as well as discounts for hardware, software and other related services essential to payment processing. We provide exceptional service and deploy the industry’s latest technology. Our customers consist of merchants of many sizes – from small Mom-and-Pop shops to large national retail chains and non-profit organizations.

Paperless Transaction Corp is a registered ISO/MSP of Wells Fargo Bank, N.A., Walnut Creek, CA.

Forward-Looking Statements

Certain statements in this news release may contain forward-looking information within the meaning of Rule 175 under the Securities Act of 1933 and Rule 3b-6 under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, and are subject to the safe harbor created by those rules. All statements, other than statements of fact, included in this release, including, without limitation, statements regarding potential future plans and objectives of the company, are forward-looking statements that involve risks and uncertainties. There can be no assurance that such statements will prove to be accurate and actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such statements. Technical complications, which may arise, could prevent the prompt implementation of any strategically significant plan(s) outlined above. The Company undertakes no duty to revise or update any forward- looking statements to reflect events or circumstances after the date of this release.

Contact:

Greg Lambrecht 602-481-1544 gregl@textaday.com www.Textaday.com

Google Pledges $5M To Fight Online Child Exploitation

Great start and technology companies should continue to pursue raising funds and keeping the kids safe. Through the power of the internet a lot of this could be stopped before its too late.

Gadget and Technology

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The Internet has plenty of dark corners, but one of the
darkest is surely the growing number of sites that
traffic in child pornography. Google, which has no
interest in surfacing any of these sites and images,
has long worked with numerous nonprofit
organizations and law enforcement agencies to help protect children online and keep these sites out of its
index. The company has, however, recently been
criticized by U.K. Prime Minister David Cameron and
others for not doing enough to fight child pornography
online. Today, Google pledged $5 million to the fight. It will
distribute this money to a number of organizations in
the U.S., Canada, Europe, Australia and Latin
America. Among the organizations that will receive
these funds are groups like the U.S. National Center
for Missing and Exploited Children (NCMEC) and the U.K.’s Internet Watch Foundation. Google has also
set up a $2 million Child Protection Technology…

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Carbon Credits International, Inc. Launches Corporate Initiative

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PHOENIX, AZ–(May 21, 2013) – Carbon Credits International, Inc. (OTC: CARN) announces today that its Board of Directors has unanimously approved a name change for the Company to Singlepoint, Inc.  to better reflect the Company’s business, which includes a state of the art mobile technology company and full service mobile marketing agency.

As previously announced, the Company’s acquisition of Singlepoint’s assets and right to use the Singlepoint name, including the Domain name (www.singlepoint.com), .  “Singlepoint” once dominated the broadcast media space for mobile messaging, managing campaigns for top brands including NBC, MTV, CBS, Univision and many more.

We also acquired Singlepoint’s SMS campaign management tool, which was well known in the industry with campaigns for TV’s ‘Deal or No Deal’, Red Cross Haiti campaign, and the Beijing and Vancouver Olympics.

“This is the first step in  properly branding  the Company ,” states CARN CEO, Greg Lambrecht. “This properly positions our Company to relaunch in the text messaging/mobile payments industry.

Company executives are working to prepare the necessary paperwork to effectuate the name change as soon as possible.  Announcements on progress will be forthcoming.

About Carbon Credits International, Inc.

Carbon Credits International, Inc. (www.carboncreditsinternational.com) headquartered in Phoenix, AZ, is a state of the art mobile technology company and full service mobile marketing agency. The company operates a best-in-class mobile commerce and communication platform, doing business as TextADay, makes any campaign instantly interactive via the mobile phone. This functionality allows our clients to conduct business transactions, accept donations and engage in targeted communication campaigns with their customers/donors through mobile devices. Newly acquired from Carbon Credits International, Inc., is the use of Singlepoint technologies, which are in use with the current technologies of the company.

Certain statements in this news release may contain forward-looking information within the meaning of Rule 175 under the Securities Act of 1933 and Rule 3b-6 under the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, and are subject to the safe harbor created by those rules. All statements, other than statements of fact, included in this release, including, without limitation, statements regarding potential future plans and objectives of the company, are forward-looking statements that involve risks and uncertainties. There can be no assurance that such statements will prove to be accurate and actual results and future events could differ materially from those anticipated in such statements. Technical complications, which may arise, could prevent the prompt implementation of any strategically significant plan(s) outlined above. The Company undertakes no duty to revise or update any forward- looking statements to reflect events or circumstances after the date of this release.

CONTACT:

CEO, GREG LAMBRECHT

1-602-481-1544

A New World Of Couponing

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Saving money is everyone’s goal. With the rising cost of print and mail, what can save your business money? Text Message. The accessibility and instant communication of text message has taken over. Stop thinking about how many people read your ad or redeem your mailed coupon. (about 1%) Start sending it straight to their cell phone. Text message coupons are the way of the future, some already using them and others following suit very quickly. Big chain stores are creating mobile apps and others are trying. Skip the expense of building an app that someone will have to go find, download, hope it works with their operating system and actually open it to see the deals. Create a text message campaign. In minutes you can have your business sending out text messages to those who want to receive them.

Advantages of text

  • Sent to their phone instantly
  • No more print and mail costs
  • 10 times higher redemption rate
  • Reach your target audience every time
  • Phones are within arms length 24/7
  • Mobile is more personal – People respond better
  • All the benefits of text messaging – Instant, Simple, Concise

This List goes on!

Advantages for your target market

  • The coupon is on their phone no chance of loosing it (hopefully)
  • It’s optional for people. If they want to opt out of your campaign they can
  • Its instant – send time sensitive deals knowing your target market received it
  • Always in the loop of what’s coming out and where to get the latest deals

Mobile coupons show redemption rates ten times higher than traditional campaign’s. This number is quickly growing as more companies and people start to create and join mobile ad campaigns. It is fun and interactive for all. Bonus of using SinglePoint, we are a full mobile commerce company. Meaning, not only can we create ad campaigns we can send offers to purchase directly through the text message.

To Start your Mobile Ad Campaign Contact SinglePoint at 617-717-9138

On Your Side

With all the different options in mobile marketing who do you trust to give you the highest return on your investment? Our goal is to create mobile marketing solutions specific to your needs and teach you how to manage these solutions for yourself. Costly consultants and unhelpful help desks are a thing of the past. You know your customers best. Your marketing ideas should be heard, valued, and implemented. By giving you the knowledge to manage your mobile strategies your options are limitless and it never costs your more to add campaigns or create options for your users. Your ideas plus our mobile technology equals increased revenues, donations, and participation. Don’t waste money developing apps and complicated back-end solutions. The technology is already there. Let us help you use it!

A Helping Hand

ImageIn the span of just a few years the mobile industry has transformed from a way to place emergency calls from our cars to a mobile platform from which all communication needs are met. Mobile devices are no longer just for calls. Text, email, navigation, music, video, and now purchases and donations are made from these small hand-held devices. As texting surpasses calling as the preferred method of communication, mobile technology is being integrated into the billion dollar corporations with the financial backing to open these doors. But what about ministries, churches, and non-profits? Finally a company has reached out, offering an affordable option for those who would like a mobile platform. TextaDay provides a mobile gateway from which users can make donations and purchases and receive information directly from their smartphone. In using this technology many ministries, churches, and nonprofits are realizing gains in their donation amounts as well as increased awareness among their parishioners and customers. With users receiving instant updates on upcoming events TextaDay increases participation. Being able to interact via text from anywhere in the world keeps users informed and participating at all times. TextaDay is lending a helping hand by creating an affordable option. Tony Evans Ministries, Marilyn Hickey Ministries, and Kong Hee Ministries are a few of the organizations utilizing TextaDay technology and seeing vast improvements in user participation.