TPI announced in May that it is adopting Bitcoin payment technology, to provide more payment options to advisors in order to support their customers.
Ottawa travel advisor, Carine Taylor; an eight-year veteran at Travel Professionals International was the first independent advisor in Canada to make a travel arrangement for a client who paid with Bitcoins.
“I was excited when I contacted this client - who has been a client of mine for a while - and suggested to him to use his bitcoins for his upcoming trip," Taylor said. "It was an easy and simple transaction and my client is pleased to be TPI’s first client to use cryptocurrency. We will absolutely continue using bitcoin for all future travels."
More options for advisors & customers
Zeina Gedeon, CEO reiterated that TPI is committed to meeting the needs of its advisors and their customers:
“Offering travellers another way to pay for their vacations opens up so many more avenues for them," Gedeon said. "Our cryptocurrency clients can now shop from the vast array of vacation options, including all of the Virtuoso products available at TPI, as well as receive top notch, personalized service from their TPI Travel Advisor. It’s a win-win for our network and for our clients.”
To inquire about using cryptocurrency to pay for your next vacation, visit TPI.ca