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LivePerson Launches New Gift Card Marketplace to Help Small Businesses Weather the Coronavirus Storm

LivePerson Launches New Gift Card Marketplace to Help Small Businesses Weather the Coronavirus Storm

LivePerson pledges $500,000 to support small businesses through new gift card marketplace

LivePerson, a global leader in conversational AI, and the Dream Big Foundation announced the launch of, a new digital gift card marketplace letting consumers prepay for goods and services to help their favorite small businesses stay financially sound until they can reopen their doors.

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With social distancing becoming the new normal and people around the world doing their best to keep their neighbors safe from COVID-19 by staying at home, small businesses that rely on foot traffic are struggling to pay their bills and their employees. Without their customers’ help, millions of barbershops, salons, yoga studios, restaurants, dry cleaners, coffee shops, and boutiques may not survive. helps make a difference by allowing any small business to easily take secure payments from the customers who love them. Businesses that sign-up at can create listings to allow customers to find them and purchase digital gift cards, with no need to mail physical cards or documentation.

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In support of’s mission, LivePerson has pledged $500,000 to small businesses by providing each of its employees with $500 to distribute through the marketplace to their favorite local enterprises. LivePerson will not collect fees on any gift cards purchased during the COVID-19 crisis. All net proceeds, minus Stripe processing fees, will go directly to the small businesses.

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