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Facebook to launch money transfers over Messenger

Wednesday 18 March 2015 | 09:20 CET | News
Facebook users in the US will soon be able to send money to their contacts via Messenger. Users will need to start a message with a friend, tap the $ icon, enter the enter, and then press pay. First time users (senders and receivers) will need to add a Visa or MasterCard debit card issued by a US bank to their account. They will then create a PIN number for the next transactions. On iOS devices, users will also be able to enable Touch ID. All customers will be able to add more layers of authentification, at any time, if they wish. Facebook said it currently processes more than 1 million

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Categories: Internet / Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Facebook / MasterCard / Visa
Countries: United States
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