Payment methods

We use Checkout Finland and Paypal payment methods. In addition, registration can be paid for with the most common exercise benefits.

PAYPAL PAYMENTS (CREDIT CARD PAYMENTS)

With Paypal, you can pay easily and quickly on your mobile device. PayPal is a secure and international payment service.

Using Paypal requires a separate account, which can be created at Paypal.com. Choose Paypal as the payment method in the online store, log in to your Paypal account and pay with Paypal. With Paypal, you can also receive payments from others.

Credit card payments

You can link your credit card, debit card or bank account to your Paypal account. You can choose which payment method your payment will be charged to or pay for your purchases with the funds in your Paypal account.

You can pay in the online store with Visa, Visa Debit, Visa Electron, MasterCard, Debit MasterCard, American Express and Discover cards. Card payments are made securely using a secure payment form and payment card information is not stored in e-commerce systems.

PAYMENT BY CHECKOUT FINLAND (FINNISH BANK PAYMENTS)

Checkout is a secure payment method for you. We have a payment institution license issued by the Financial Supervisory Authority. The service is maintained by Checkout Finland Oy (business ID 2196606-6) and Checkout Finland Oy is part of OP Financial Group.

The checkout payment service will forward your payment to the merchant. If Checkout Finland Oy appears on your statement or we have forwarded your payment.

The online store acts as a marketer of products and services and as a supplier of products to the customer. The online store takes care of the statutory and other obligations related to the transaction. If you want to complain or return the product, you should contact the online store where the product was ordered directly.

Bank charges
You have payment buttons for all Finnish banks at your disposal. You can pay with the payment buttons of Aktia, Danske Bank, Handelsbanken, Nordea, Oma Säästöpankki, Osuuspankki, POP Bank, Säästöpankki, S-pank and Ålandsbanken. Checkout Finland Oy is shown as the payee on your account statement, we forward your payment to the online merchant. From the online store, you will be directed directly to your own bank to make the payment securely.

When using the payment order service, you are bound by the following conditions: Terms and conditions of the payment order service in English

PAYMENT WITH SPORTS BENEFITS (ONLY FOR FINNISH CUSTOMERS)

The registration fee for the Saimaa Cycle Tour can also be paid with sports benefits of Smartum, Edenred, Eazybreak, ePass and Tyky.

Please note that we only process payments for sports benefits one day a week.

    Pay with a mobile app or online service

    • First, register a Saimaa Cycle Tour user account

    • Pay the full registrationn fee of 150 € or part of the registration fee with the service you use (for those who have pre-registered before 19.10.2020, the participation fee is € 130)
      • If you pay with Smartum Balance, pay the amount of your choice to Saimaa Cycle Tour from Smartum's service.
      • If you pay with Edenred's sports benefit, use the Edenred mobile app to make a mobile payment of your choice for Saimaa Cycle Tour
      • If you pay with an Eazybreak mobile voucher, use the Eazybreak mobile app to make a mobile payment of your choice for the Saimaa Cycle Tour. Saimaa Cycle Tour's Eazybreak code is PGM5.
      • If you pay with Sporttipassi, make a mobile payment of your choice for the Saimaa Cycle Tour with the ePassi mobile application

    • Once your payment has been verified and processed, you will receive an email from us
      • If you paid the full registration fee, you will receive a confirmation of registration in your email.
      • If you paid only part of the registrationn fee, you will receive a payment request in your email to pay the open balance. Follow the link in the message to pay the open balance using your chosen payment method (bank payment or credit/debit card). After payment, you will receive a confirmation of registration in your e-mail.

    Payment with a sports voucher

    • First, register a Saimaa Cycle Tour user account
      • If you pay with Tyky, Smartum or Edenred exercise vouchers, send the physical vouchers to: SCT Events Oy, Akselinkatu 14A, 57130 Savonlinna
      • The registration fee is € 150 and you can pay it in full or in part with vouchers (the participation fee for pre-registered before October 19, 2020 is € 130)
      • Once the vouchers have been received and processed, you will receive a message from us in your email
        • If you paid the full registration fee, you will receive a confirmation of registration in your email.
        • If you paid only part of the registration fee, you will receive a payment request in your email to pay the open balance. Follow the link in the message to pay the openn balance using your chosen payment method (bank payment or credit/debit card). After payment, you will receive a confirmation of registration in your e-mail.
    General instructions and conditions for paying with sports benefits
    • Sports benefit payments are processed once a week.
    • Registration in sports benefits can be paid until June 23, 2021 to ensure sufficient processing time
    • Sports benefits are personal and registrations paid for with them cannot be transferred to another person
    • With the sports benefit, you can pay the registration fee in full or in part. Payment must be made or any vouchers must be received at the time of registration (for the sake of clarity, it is stated that Saimaa Cycle Tour is not responsible for vouchers lost during delivery).
    • If you pay only part of the registration fee with a sports benefit, you will receive an email requesting payment to pay the open balance.
    • Registration will not be confirmed until the payment has been acknowledged and you have received an e-mail confirmation of registration.
    • In case of cancellation, we cannot refund the fee paid for the sports benefit. If you have paid the registration fee in part with a sports benefit, only the part paid by payment methods other than the sports benefit will be refunded.
    • It is not possible to buy gift cards with sports benefits