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  1. Telemarketing Sales Rule change offers protectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Fairfield Ledger

    Thanks to a change in federal rules that started June 13, fraudulent telemarketers will have fewer ways to take money away from your wallet or bank account, and consumers will have greater protections, according to the Iowa Senior Medicare Patrol. Under the new changes to the Telemarketing Sales Rule, telemarketers will be prohibited from accepting funds through these payment methods: a Wire Transfer: This is a "cash-to-cash" money transfer, through services such as Western Union and MoneyGram.

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  2. Geoswift, Western Union and UnionPay team on Chinese student tuition payment promotionRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Finextra Research news

    Geoswift, Western Union Business Solutions and UnionPay International have announced a joint tuition payment promotion for Chinese students studying in the United States, Canada, Australia and New Zealand. The promotion, starting now till Sept 30 2016, is open to UnionPay cardholders who have successfully completed tuition payment via PayTuitionNow portal .

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  3. The hardcore teen bike messengers of the early 1900sRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 20 | Mashable

    ... Court, it set the stage for lasting reform to be created during the New Deal of the 1930s. "Raymond Bykes, Western Union No. 23, Norfolk, Va. Said he was fourteen years old. Works until after one A.M. every night. He is precocious and not a little ...

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  4. Geoswift, UnionPay International and Western Union Business Solutions ...Read the original story

    Tuesday Jul 19 | Customer Interaction Solutions

    Geoswift, UnionPay International and Western Union Business Solutions to Offer Tuition Payment Promotion for Students in United States, Canada, Australia and New Zealand , July 20, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Geoswift, Western Union Business Solutions and UnionPay International have announced a joint tuition payment promotion for Chinese students studying in the 2016, is open to UnionPay cardholders who have successfully completed tuition payment via PayTuitionNow portal . The promotion offers complimentary car pick-up service of up to USD and the rest of the world, partners with Western Union Business Solutions and UnionPay International to provide end-to-end payment services.

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  5. Fintech focus: MasterCard creates omni-channel digital payment...Read the original story

    Monday Jul 18 | SNL Financial

    ... Luxembourg is a professional service provider. its relationship with drugstore chain Rite Aid Corp., allowing Western Union Money Transfer transactions to continue at Rite Aid locations. an agreement with Indonesian remittance company Arsema to ...

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  6. Mexican Migrants Buy Tons Of Empty Homes In Mexico With US Cash, Only To Never Live In ThemRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 17 | The Daily Caller

    ... Trump stated that he will get Mexico to pay for a border wall by targeting global money transfer firms such as Western Union and their services to foreigners. Trump says he will force Western Union and others to ask for legal identification of all ...

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  7. Sr. Manager, Product MarketingRead the original story

    Friday Jul 15 | Employment News

    Description: Western Union is changing. Yes, we're the company that moves money around the world quickly and reliably in 200 countries and territories.

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  8. History's Headlines: The Great Railroad Strike of 1877Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | WFMZ-TV Allentown

    ... moved up to Maryland things had been tense. But now it had boiled over into the railroad hub of Pittsburgh. Western Union's office at 704 Hamilton Street had been posting bulletins for all to see. Now a crowd had gathered. Some cursed the railroads, ...

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  9. Donald Trump Presidency Could Drive Price of Bitcoin HighRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 15 | TheStreet.com

    ... his wall at the border. Such a maneuver could push those needing to transfer money away from companies like Western Union ( WU ) and Moneygram ( MGI ) and instead toward Bitcoin. Global events, including the U.K's Brexit vote and the continued ...

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  10. New U.S. Banking Rules Creating Financial Headaches in CaribbeanRead the original story

    Thursday Jul 14 | WINN FM 98.9

    ... So far, two local banks and four international banks in the Bahamas have had their relationships severed. Western Union also closed, according to a report prepared by the Caribbean Development Bank. Bahamas Prime Minister Perry Christie said the ...

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  11. One of London's fintech success stories is thinking about quitting over BrexitRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Silicon Alley Insider

    ... online providers like Azimo are shaking up the established retail-based money transfer business dominated by Western Union and MoneyGram by delivering money at lower cost to people on their mobile phones. One advantage of the UK is that its ...

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  12. The Kris Kobach factor: Why you must get to know Kansas' radical secretary of stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 14 | Salon

    ... a tad overblown so he is likely too optimistic in that regard.) "the notion that we're going to track every Western Union bit of money that's being sent to Mexico - good luck with that." Others pointed out that, if it were to be found a legal ...

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  13. Turkmenistan: Businesses Made to Pay $100,000 to Help Ailing GovtRead the original story

    Wednesday Jul 13 | EurasiaNet

    ... has reported that since June 26, authorities have slapped new restrictions on services provided by the Western Union cash-wiring service. A unnamed bank worker told Azatlyk that recipients of cash will now need to provide documents proving that they ...

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  14. Caribbean countries entangled by U.S. financial crackdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Stabroek News

    ... services used by many people working abroad. In south Belize City on a June weekday, Yvonne Williams visited a Western Union agent, tucked inside a Chinese-owned grocery, with her two granddaughters. The nursing assistant lives near Boston and is ...

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  15. Yen sags on stimulus hopes; pound jumps on transitionRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 12 | Channelnewsasia.com

    ... respectively. The euro rose slightly on the dollar to US$1.1062. But Joe Manimbo, a senior market analyst at Western Union Business Solutions, said the pound could be at risk from expected fresh central bank stimulus. "Despite the pound's improved ...

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  16. Special Report-Caribbean countries entangled by U.S. financial crackdownRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 22, 2016 | Reuters

    ... services used by many people working abroad. In south Belize City on a June weekday, Yvonne Williams visited a Western Union agent, tucked inside a Chinese-owned grocery, with her two granddaughters. The nursing assistant lives near Boston and is ...

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  17. Reading the North: Retreating to the Alaska wildernessRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jun 26 | Anchorage Daily News

    ... a short submarine link across the Bering Sea to Siberia - then traversing Russia to Europe. Collins convinced Western Union to put up the venture capital to attempt to achieve his breathtaking vision of stringing telegraph wire through vast expanses ...

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  18. UPDATE 1-Sterling steadies after worst run since 1992Read the original story

    Friday Jul 8 | Reuters

    ... on June 23. "I would expect some pause right now," said Tobias Davis, head of corporate treasury sales with Western Union in London. Sterling slipped under $1.30 for the first time since 1985 earlier this week and has largely stayed below that level ...

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  19. Obama Administration Joint Effort With Corporations Can Resettle Refugees LimitlesslyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | The Daily Caller

    ... Goldman Sachs, Google, HP, IBM, JPMorgan Chase & Co., LinkedIn, Microsoft, Mastercard, UPS, TripAdvisor, and Western Union. The Call to Action initiative is not only to help refugees in the United States, but all over the world. In Europe for ...

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  20. UK manufacturing levels dip in May but the sector is still expected ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 7 | Daily Mail

    ... uncertainty and concerns, which will weigh down markedly on demand for capital goods.' Tobias Davis at Western Union Business Solutions said that, although the data beat market estimates, it still showed that the sector continued to contract. 'Given ...

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