MoneyGram International Offers Discounted Online Rates to the Philippines

moneygramMoneyGram International now offers special Philippines discount rate! From now through May 15th, 2010 MoneyGram users can send up to $899.99 to the Philippines for just $4.50 – with no minimum send restrictions.

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MoneyGram International Offers Discounted Online Rates to the Philippines with No Minimum Send Amount

With MoneyGram’s newly redesigned website, sending money online is easer than ever for customers.

MoneyGram International (NYSE:MGI), a leading global payment services company, announced a new discounted rate to the Philippines with no minimum send amount as a limited-time offer for online money transfer transactions from April 15th, to May 15th, 2010. This offer is part of continuing efforts to enhance MoneyGram’s products and service offerings to the Philippines. Learn more at promo.moneygram.com/philippines.

In addition to the discounted rate and no minimum send amount, customers who send money online to the Philippines using MoneyGram’s Economy Service will see their funds arrive in three business days. With over 7,300 MoneyGram agent locations in the Philippines, it’s easy for those receiving the funds to find a nearby location. Plus, many locations are open 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

MoneyGram recently launched an all-new consumer website, MoneyGram.com, making it easier and faster for U.S. consumers to transfer money and pay bills. Beyond the added convenience and simpler transactions, members of MoneyGram Rewards, the company’s loyalty program, can now earn Rewards for online money transfer transactions, such as discounts up to 10% on money transfer fees. Additionally, members can register to receive notices by email or SMS text message when funds are collected by their receivers.

Consumers can connect with MoneyGram on Facebook (www.facebook.com/moneygram) to join daily conversations, and see updates on offers for the Philippines and other money transfer destinations.

About MoneyGram International

MoneyGram International offers more choices to people separated from family and friends by distance or those with limited bank relationships to meet their financial needs. A leading global payment services company, MoneyGram International helps consumers to pay bills quickly and safely and send money around the world with funds arriving at available agent locations in as little as 10 minutes. Its global network is comprised of 190,000 agent locations in over 190 countries and territories. MoneyGram’s convenient and reliable network includes retailers, international post offices and financial institutions. To learn more about money transfer or bill payment at an agent location or online, visit www.moneygram.com or connect with us on Facebook at http://www.facebook.com/moneygram.