“When someone enters a retail location or visits aryty.com to arrange a top-up for a family member or friend, it’s important that we be able to serve that customer immediately," Steve LaBella, president and CEO of iSend.
Middlebury, CT (PRWEB) October 18, 2011
iSend, a leading U.S. electronic payment service for people who support family members in other countries, announced today that its mobile phone top-up service now extends to the customers of LIME, the Caribbean’s only full-service telecoms provider. Consumers in the U.S., the UK and Canada can now purchase prepaid mobile phone minutes for LIME customers in 13 Caribbean countries by visiting any of over 100,000 retail locations, including nearly 150 Pay-O-Matic locations in New York City alone. Consumers worldwide can arrange those same top-ups, with free trials available for 10 of those countries, at iSend’s online portal, http://www.aryty.com.
Prepaid top-ups and free top-up trial recharges can be sent to LIME customers in Anguilla, Antigua & Barbuda, Barbados, Dominica, Grenada, Jamaica, Montserrat, Saint Kitts & Nevis, Saint Lucia and Saint Vincent & the Grenadines. Prepaid top-ups can also be sent to LIME customers in the British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands and Turks & Caicos.
“Our full-court press to expand our reach to more customers in more countries has a tremendous benefit for iSend customers,” said Steve LaBella, president and CEO of iSend. “When someone enters a retail location or visits aryty.com to arrange a top-up for a family member or friend, it’s important that we be able to serve that customer immediately. The addition of free trials to http://www.aryty.com also adds value by making it especially easy for a new customer to see how useful the service is with no obligation.”
“iSend’s technology provides an excellent platform for us to make top-up services easier for our customers, so this is indeed an ideal partnership for LIME,” said Colin Benjamin, LIME’s head of diaspora and visitor sales.
iSend customers can top-up the cell phones of family members and friends, at the customer’s level of choice and with instant verification, in very simple transactions. Customers are not charged for the service beyond the normal price of minutes, and it is an extremely convenient way to keep communications open during holidays, major events or emergencies.
iSend is a leading international electronic payment service that provides unprecedented options for people who support family members in other countries. Customers control the use of the funds they transfer, including topping-up individual family members’ prepaid cell phones, paying recurring monthly bills and sending gift cards for merchandise at specific stores. Transfers can be arranged for recipients located in more than 40 countries including Anguilla, Antigua and Barbuda, Barbados, Brazil, British Virgin Islands, Cayman Islands, Colombia, Cuba, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, Egypt, El Salvador, Grenada, Guatemala, Guyana, Haiti, Honduras, India, Jamaica, Mexico, Montserrat, Nicaragua, Panama, Peru, the Philippines, Puerto Rico, St. Kitts & Nevis, St. Lucia, St. Vincent & the Grenadines, Trinidad & Tobago, Turks & Caicos, Uruguay and Venezuela. For more information, including the growing roster of retail locations and countries, visit http://www.isendworldwide.com.
LIME is the Caribbean's largest telecommunications company with a proud history in the region, and which is always working to improve life in the Caribbean. LIME delivers the very best communication services to governments, businesses and families in 13 Caribbean countries with one unifying promise—building, connecting and serving communities. LIME is part of Cable & Wireless Communications PLC, one of the world's leading communications companies. For more information, visit http://www.time4lime.com.