TotalSMS Billing

Connecting with your customers should be easy and affordable. Total SMS specializes in offering global phone payment solutions such as Premium SMS, Direct Carrier billing, Pay per Minute, Pay per call and International Standard SMS to cover any of your alternative billing solution needs.

At a time where most of the content globally is consumed on a mobile device it is more important than ever to provide quick, simple, secure and innovative payment methods.

Our solutions enable our clients to reach 100% of their consumers and provide payment methods in previously untapped markets, especially in territories where credit and debit card penetration still remains low and with that the need for an alternative payment method is high.

Our solutions are secure, reliable and easy to use. No credit card details or personal information beyond the consumers phone number are needed. Consumers do not have to fill in any lengthy registration forms, they only need their mobile phone to pay.

We constantly strive to bring our clients the latest, most innovative billing methods to help them build new and stable revenue streams in emerging markets.

Our dedicated support team will work closely with you and provide guidance throughout the whole setup process to ensure that you have the best possible solution and the smoothest setup.

Our billing solutions:

Premium
SMS

Premium SMS is a quick and easy
way for consumers to pay for
services and products via their
mobile handsets.

Carrier
Billing

Carrier billing is a mobile payment
service that allows users to purchase
digital content and charge it to their
mobile bill.

International
Standard SMS

International SMS payments are
ideal for small one off transactions
to grant customers access to mobile
content.

Pay Per
Minute

Pay per Minute is likely one of the
most common payment methods
that you will come across.

Pay Per
Call

Pay per Call works by charging the
consumer a fixed price per call.

Bank
Payments

Aside from phone payments we also
offer this innovative billing solution
for the Indian market.

Premium SMS is a quick and easy way for consumers to pay for services and products via their mobile handsets. Customers simply send a preset command to a short code to pay. This solution supports one off payments but can also be setup for recurring billing in most territories.

Subscriptions are renewed automatically until the user cancels their membership. The user is not required to opt in for every re-bill. We only request confirmation for the initial transaction. All subsequent transactions will be automatically charged at pre set intervals. Trial subscriptions are also possible and can be set up at your request.

Re-bill frequencies are flexible and can be set up as per your needs. The most commonly used frequencies being daily, weekly or monthly subscriptions.

This payment solution is great for marketing products offline on TV, radio or in print. Consumers will be asked to send a keyword to a short code, which will be specifically set up for you, in order to start the billing process.

The consumer will be charged for every Premium SMS. The charges will be either applied to their phone bill or deducted from their phone credit.

Carrier billing is a mobile payment service that allows users to purchase digital content and charge it to their mobile bill. The mobile payment option works with one-off, subscription and in-app payments and is available to both prepaid and post-paid customers.

With more and more content being consumed online this is one of the fastest developing phone payment solutions. It is very user friendly and available in a wide range of countries.

Billing frequencies and price points can be set up according to your needs and in line with the local billing regulation for each of the markets you want to move into.

International SMS payments are ideal for small one off transactions to grant customers access to mobile content. Consumers simply send a text message to one of our many SMS mobile number ranges and get charged the cost of an international SMS.

This is a very quick and easy solution to setup and you will be able to start billing consumers globally within 24 hours from signing up with us.

This solution is widely used as opt ins for services, voting or competition entries as well as access to basic mobile content.

Our support team will work closely with you to provide recommend the best working mobile ranges for each of your territories.

We have invested a lot of time and resource in the last few years to optimize this solution and are able to offer a wide range of mobile terminations with attractive and competitive payouts in this market.

Pay per Minute is likely one of the most common payment methods that you will come across. You simply advertise the premium rate phone number to your consumers, they call in and are charged for every minute they stay on the phone.

This solution is available in a wide range of countries and offers various tariffs that you could potentially charge your consumers.

The user will stay connected to your service until he disconnects the call, which makes this ideal for chat lines, customer services, horoscopes and higher rate credit top-ups.

Pay per Call works by charging the consumer a fixed price per call. The user will ring in to a premium rate number which you advertise, he will be advised of the charge of the call and is asked to stay on the phone for a pre-determined amount of time until billing is complete.

This solution is mainly used for virtual credit top ups and one off payments i.e. adding calling credits or topping up e-wallets, a one off payment to purchase a download of a movie, a clip, a song or any kind of digital content.

Aside from phone payments we also offer this innovative billing solution for the Indian market. It enables our clients to provide a range of bank payment solutions to their consumers and start converting consumers in the Indian market.

Consumers will be given a range of options to pay through their local bank and debit cards, they simply select their preferred method and follow the steps on their device screen to pay for access to digital content or even purchase physical goods.