Western Union


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Western Union

An American financial services company. It provides wire transfers, money orders and similar services. It is especially popular among persons without bank accounts who need to transfer money. It began as a telegraph company in 1851. It is based in Englewood, Colorado.
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A country's border should not limit the power of a helping hand," said Khalid Fellahi, Senior Vice President and General Manager, Western Union Digital Ventures.
Western Union Business Solutions provides cross-border business payments and foreign-exchange solutions to small- and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs).
At more than 60,000 retail locations, including Family Dollar stores and 46,000 Western Union Agent locations throughout the U.
The Western Union Foundation will match qualifying Agent donations on a one-for-one basis.
Western Union is closely monitoring the impact of Hurricane Sandy," said Luella Chavez D'Angelo, Senior Vice President Social Ventures, Western Union and President, The Western Union Foundation.
Over the course of its commitment, Western Union expects to serve more than 1,000 educational institutions and NGOs and help move over $1B in principal for education.
Western Union employees not only demonstrate exceptional levels of engagement by volunteering in their communities, they also support the work of the Western Union Foundation through their generous donations.
Donors will need to complete the Western Union blue Payments form, using the company name "American Red Cross" or the code city, "REDCROSS DC.
Through local partnerships, Western Union Business Solutions now offers cross-border payment services in Chile, Cyprus and Jordan, enabling businesses and organizations in all three countries to make international payments with increased speed and transparency.
Southern Family Markets donated $100,000 prior to its acquisition by Belle Foods, and Western Union provided matching grants totaling $125,000.
Expanding on its existing relationship with i2c, Western Union is leveraging MCP's unique platform capabilities to better meet the needs of Filipino consumers.
Western Union will award one grand prize winner each week through October 7, 2012.

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