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Businesses Can Now Pay Employees’ Salaries In XRP


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NOWPayments said companies could pay salaries in XRP using its Mass Payouts feature.

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Top-rated cryptocurrency payment gateway NOWPayments recently revealed that employers can now use its solution to pay employees’ salaries in XRP. NOWPayments noted in a recent blog post that paying salaries in XRP would help to boost companies’ efficiency while reducing transaction costs.

Benefits of Paying Salaries in XRP

Paying employees’ salaries in XRP comes with numerous perks, including eliminating the delay associated with the traditional financial system by offering rocket-fast transactions, NOWPayments said. Other benefits associated with paying salaries in XRP include security, low transaction fees, borderless payment, privacy, and transparency. 

“[Paying salaries in] XRP allows you to significantly reduce transaction costs, increase the efficiency of financial transactions, as well as get rid of a large number of intermediaries,” NOWPayments noted in a blog post. 

How to Pay Salaries In XRP

NOWPayments noted that companies who wish to pay salaries in XRP must use its “Mass Payouts” feature for the initiative. The mass payouts feature allows users to send crypto to multiple recipients.

Companies who want to send salaries to their employees can do so through the following steps. 

  • Register a NowPayments account through the official website.  
  • Navigate to the settings menu and generate an API key 
  • You will be required to set up the “Custody feature on the Dashboard.” 
  • Deposit XRP into your NOWPayments account.
  • Navigate to Custody and click “Create Mass Payouts.” 
  • Upload the .csv file generated earlier in the provided field. 
  • Input the employees’ XRP addresses and the amount you want to send to each of them. 
  • Click proceed, and the payment and NOWPayments will automatically forward the funds to your employees.
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The development comes months after NOWPayments announced that businesses could also pay employees’ salaries in Shiba Inu.

NOWPayments Drives Crypto Adoption

NOWPayments has been actively involved in fostering widespread cryptocurrency adoption across various parts of the world. The platform supports over 75 cryptocurrencies, including Bitcoin, Ethereum, XRP, Shiba Inu, etc. Aside from allowing businesses to pay salaries in crypto, NOWPayments also offers businesses the opportunity to accept crypto payments in exchange for goods and services. 

In October, NOWPayments reported that ten offline businesses, including Gucci, Rooms-To-Go, Porsche Towson, etc., have leveraged its solution to accept crypto payments.

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Lele Jima
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Lele Jima is a cryptocurrency enthusiast and journalist who is focused on educating people about how the nascent asset class is transforming the world. Aside from cryptocurrency-related activities, Jima is a lover of sports and music.

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