SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Xoom Corporation (NASDAQ:XOOM), a leading digital money transfer provider, today announces the launch of their Chinese language sites for sending money to China. Xoom is offering Chinese language on their desktop and mobile sites. In order to provide a comprehensive in-language money transfer service, Xoom’s future emails and SMS communications will be in Chinese-language as well.
“Our customers can trust Xoom to send money to China,” said Helen Li, Xoom’s China marketing manager. “I moved to the United States from China years ago, and understand the importance of providing our Chinese customers with a complete in-language experience. Xoom’s Chinese language site provides more trust and peace of mind to customers that feel more comfortable communicating in Chinese,” added Helen.
Xoom launched the money transfer service to China in February of this year. When customers send a bank deposit to China during bank processing hours (7 a.m. to 10 p.m., Beijing Standard Time), the fund will be available directly in the receiver’s bank account in seconds. The transfers are processed through the UnionPay MoneyExpress network. All customers require is their recipient's bankcard numbers. Xoom will instantly transfer funds to some of the most recognizable banks in China, including Bank of China, Bank of Communications, China Construction Bank, and Industrial and Commercial Bank of China. Customers can send up to $2,999 for just $8.88 when paying with their bank accounts.
Xoom is a leading digital money transfer provider that enables consumers to send money, pay bills, and send mobile reloads for family and friends around the world in a secure, fast and cost-effective way, using their mobile phone, tablet, or computer. During the 12 months ended March 31, 2015, Xoom's more than 1.3 million active customers sent approximately $7.0 billion with Xoom. The company is headquartered in San Francisco and can be found online at www.xoom.com.
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