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Xoom Launches New Mobile Apps for International Money Transfer


Xoom customers can now send money in seconds from native apps on Android and iOS devices

SAN FRANCISCO, CA, June 18, 2013 – Xoom Corporation (NASDAQ: XOOM), a leading digital money transfer provider, announced that the new Xoom Money Transfer App is now available for Android and iOS devices.

The free app provides a fast and simple method for on-the-go Xoom customers to send money to loved ones. The Xoom App is unique in its simplicity, allowing Xoom customers to complete a quick send to their recipient in a novel “one tap and one swipe” technique. This slide-to-send technique allows existing Xoom customers to submit a money transfer in just seconds.

“The market has traditionally been served by offline, inconvenient cash-to-cash operators, where consumers often waste precious time waiting in line to send money,” said Joe Raymond, Xoom’s Vice President of Product. “Now, with its new App, Xoom is providing consumers with yet another option that is quick, convenient, easy-to-use and cost-effective.”

In addition to fast and simple money transfers on the go, customers can use the Xoom App to gather real-time transfer status updates as their money moves to their loved ones.  Other key features of the Xoom App include the ability to review Xoom’s low fees, check exchange rates, contact customer service and access links to other Xoom services.

The Xoom App can be downloaded from the AppStore at  and Google Play at

About Xoom
Xoom is a digital money transfer provider, focused on helping consumers send money in a secure, fast and cost-effective way using a smartphone, tablet or computer. During the 12 months ended March 31, 2013, Xoom’s more than 840,000 active customers sent more than $3.6 billion to family and friends in 30 countries worldwide. The company is headquartered in San Francisco and can be found online at


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Xoom launches new, easy-to-use mobile site

Xoom launches new, easy-to-use mobile site

Xoom, a leading online money transfer company, already makes it easy for you to send money around the world, and it’s getting even simpler with the launch of its new mobile website. Now Xoom customers can make a mobile money transfer right from their iPhone, Android or other smartphone.

Sending money from an iPhone, Droid or Blackberry with Xoom’s new mobile money transfer site is just as safe and secure as online banking. Furthermore, it won’t take up any memory because it can be accessed from your phone’s web browser, so you’ll have plenty of space for Angry Birds and Paper Toss.

Having both Xoom’s mobile site and mobile banking at your fingertips wherever you go makes it easy to check your bank account balance before you send money. For instance, if you deposit a check, you can click into your mobile banking app to see if it has cleared yet. If not, you can always visit the mobile Xoom site and schedule a transfer to occur when you know the check will be cleared.

With just a few taps of the screen you can easily find out when your international money transfer has taken place. Xoom’s mobile site allows users to check the status of their transfers, which can take as little as a few minutes to reach their destinations.

Customers can also use the mobile site to find out about transfer fees and keep an eye on exchange rates. This can be especially helpful as exchange rates are changing constantly. By using the mobile site, Xoom customers can ensure that they get the best exchange rates by making a money transfer when the rates are low. Scheduling a transfer will also lock in these rates so even if you are not ready to send money online, you can still lock in the low rate.

Xoom’s mobile site offers all of the same options as the full website, which even includes choosing how the recipient receives their funds. Customers can choose between sending money online to banks or one of Xoom’s many locations worldwide so the recipient can pick up their funds directly. They also have the choice of sending money directly to their loved one’s bank account, making it easy for them to access the funds from any ATM.


New! Send money anywhere anytime from your mobile phone

Xoom makes it even easier to send money to your friends and family. With the new Xoom mobile site, you can send money from your smart phone anytime, anywhere, 24/7, 365 days a year!

Send from Anywhere
Whether you are shopping in the mall, walking your dog, or reading the paper at your favorite cafe, Xoom makes it easy to send money with the NEW Xoom mobile site.

Even Easier to Use
You can send money, schedule transactions, track transactions and more, all with the touch of a button.

No Download Needed
Just type on your mobile browser.
There is no need to download an app.

Visit on your smartphone and send money from anywhere anytime.