TweakTown
Tech content trusted by users in North America and around the world
5,984 Reviews & Articles | 38,652 News Posts

Square launches Square Cash, a service to send money via email

Square officially launches Square Cash, a Google Wallet-like service that lets you send money via email to anyone

| Apps News | Posted: Oct 17, 2013 12:11 am

Today Square officially launched its cash by email service known as Square Cash. The new payment system functions much like Google's Wallet service in that you can transfer money to friends, sellers, or even strangers simply by sending an email. Square has been beta testing this with a few users now for several months and it has been met with rave reviews.

 

TweakTown image news/3/3/33465_1_square_launches_square_cash_a_service_to_send_money_via_email.jpg

 

The service works by composing an email to the person you want to send money to. The sender must CC cash@square.com and only place the amount of money they wish to send in the body. If the sender has a credit card on file with square and the email address matches up, then the transfer will go through. The recipient must also have a debit card or bank account on file for the transaction to complete. The company has also released native apps for Android, and iOS that facilitate the process on mobile as well.

NEWS SOURCES:Techcrunch.com

Related Tags

Further Reading: Read and find more Apps news at our Apps news index page.

Do you get our news RSS feed? Get It!

Post a Comment about this news

Latest Tech News Posts

View More News Posts
Check out TweakTown Polls on LockerDome on LockerDome

Forum Activity

View More Forum Posts

Press Releases

View More Press Releases