A major advantage of paysafecard is that it's an international payment method. The cards are offered and accepted in 37 countries including Germany, the UK, France, Spain, Austria, Greece, the Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg, Switzerland, Portugal, Denmark, Ireland, Poland, Slovakia, the Czech Republic, Slovenia, Italy, and Sweden.

Paysafecard is mainly used by people that do not have access to a credit card or simply prefer to pay cash on the internet. Because it's a debit card, it is also suitable for young people. Paysafecard is also often used for micropayments for gaming and downloads.