By working with Revolution Money to enable AIM users to pay or pay back their buddies on AIM with just a few mouse clicks, we're making it easier for them to do more each day right from the AIM service.
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St. Petersburg, Fla. (PRWEB) July 31, 2008
Revolution Money Inc., creator of the RevolutionCard(TM) payment platform, today announced the availability of the new Revolution MoneyExchange(TM) plug-in for AOL's AIM(R) service, America's largest instant messaging community. The MoneyExchange plug-in lets AIM users with MoneyExchange accounts send and receive money right from AIM with just a few clicks. The MoneyExchange plug-in is available now at http://gallery.aim.com/detail/605.
With the new MoneyExchange plug-in, AIM users with MoneyExchange accounts can now send and request money through the AIM Buddy List(R) feature to, for instance, reimburse a friend for dinner, collect payment for a group gift or send money to a relative - all while messaging. Unlike other payment services, the MoneyExchange plug-in empowers AIM users with MoneyExchange accounts to instantly make online payments to other accountholders for free.
"Millions of people separated by time and distance increasingly rely on AIM to communicate with friends and family," said Jason Hogg, President and CEO of Revolution Money. "We're proud to team up with AOL to give AIM users the benefits of the MoneyExchange integrated online payment service."
"AIM users want to stay connected and get more done each day from wherever they are, and we're constantly looking for more opportunities for them to do so," said David Liu, Senior Vice President, People Networks, AOL. "By working with Revolution Money to enable AIM users to pay or pay back their buddies on AIM with just a few mouse clicks, we're making it easier for them to do more each day right from the AIM service."
MoneyExchange is the fastest-growing online payment service, offering an easy and secure way to send and receive money online to other accountholders for free. MoneyExchange provides an alternative for friends, colleagues and online sellers to writing checks or using cash. MoneyExchange accounts are issued by First Bank & Trust, Brookings, S.D., Member FDIC and part of the Fishback Financial Corporation.
System Requirements and Availability
The MoneyExchange AIM plug-in requires AIM 6.x software, available as a free download at http://www.aim.com. AIM 6.x requires one of the following operating systems: Microsoft(R) Windows(R) 2000, Windows(R) XP or Windows Vista(TM).
About Revolution Money Inc.
Launched in 2007, a secure, interchange-free payment platform -- Revolution Money Inc. (http://www.revolutionmoney.com) -- was created to deliver significant value to both consumers and merchants through two products, RevolutionCard(TM) and Revolution MoneyExchange(TM). The RevolutionCard eliminates costly interchange fees for merchants while simultaneously providing consumers with enhanced PIN-based security, identity protection and numerous merchant discounts and incentives. MoneyExchange offers its accountholders an easy and secure way to instantly send and receive money online to other accountholders for free.
These products are leading the transformation of the payment industry by providing secure, easy, and instant payment solutions for everyone. St. Petersburg, Florida-based Revolution Money is part of the family of companies within Revolution LLC, which was founded by Steve Case to drive transformative change by shifting power to consumers.