TITLE

Western Union Starts Online Visa Gift Cards

PUB. DATE
November 2009
SOURCE
American Banker;11/6/2009, Vol. 174 Issue F313, p6
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article states that Western Union Co. has a new product that is an online system for customers who want to send Visa-branded gift cards through the mail. The features of the Western Union Gift and Greeting Card are mentioned. The purchase price, non-use fee, and value range of the card which has a maximum of $100 are mentioned.
ACCESSION #
45016640

 

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