Latest Western Union Stories

2011-02-01 08:39:00

WALTHAM, Mass., Feb. 1, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- MoreMagic Solutions, a leading global mobile commerce and financial services solutions provider, today announced that it has completed the certification process in the Western Union Mobile Vendor Program. Consequently, mobile operators who partner with MoreMagic and Western Union will be able to offer their subscribers the option to send or receive money through the global Western Union money-transfer system. Western Union has certified...

2010-11-22 16:26:00

ENGLEWOOD, Colo., Nov. 22, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The Western Union Company (NYSE: WU), a leader in global payments, found in a recent survey conducted with Wakefield Research that six in ten consumers agree that Black Friday sales are not as big of a deal as they're made out to be. According to the survey, the real reason shoppers are skipping Black Friday sales is not because they prefer to shop online, but instead because in-store sales did not meet their expectations. More than...

2010-11-09 11:00:00

ENGLEWOOD, Colo., Nov. 9, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- The Western Union Company (NYSE: WU), a leader in global payment services, and six-time Grammy-Award winning recording artist John Legend today joined forces to officially launch the 2010 holiday giving season with 50 Days of Giving and a private performance in New York City. To kick off 50 Days of Giving, a national campaign designed to help raise charitable-giving awareness, Western Union announced an initial total of $100,000 in grants...

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