Card Payment Direct Reports Results for Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2012

Card Payment Direct, a Scottsdale-based provider of merchant services and electronic payment processing, today announced its preliminary financial results for the fourth quarter of 2012. When comparing the fourth quarter of 2012 (ending December 31, 2012) to the fourth quarter of 2011 (ending December 31, 2011), new merchant acquisition decreased by 27.9%, while total transaction volume increased by 281.2% and Company revenue increased by 67.1%.

For the full year of 2012 (ending December31, 2012), the Company’s new merchant acquisition increased by 52.1% and total Company revenue increased by 156.1% as compared to the same twelve month period of 2011 (ending December 31, 2011).