Medianama: ALT Balaji ties up with Fortumo for carrier billing

Balaji Telefilms’ video streaming service ALT Balaji has tied up with carrier billing payments company Fortumo, allowing users from Fortumo’s carrier network across the world to pay for the content. Carrier billing is an important payment mechanism, especially in India where most mobile users don’t have credit cards: It allows users to subscribe to the streaming service by deducting the charge from their prepaid phones or charging it to their monthly phone bill.

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