Customers Can Now Send and Receive Money Instantly Using their iPhone
TORONTO, Aug. 6 /CNW/ - EnStream LP today announced that the Zoompass(TM)
mobile application for the Apple iPhone is now available for free on the App
Store. As Canada's first mobile payment service, Zoompass gives Canadians a
fast and convenient way to send and receive money securely using their mobile
Consumers can visit www.zoompass.com to enroll in the Zoompass service
and start using the money transfer service on their mobile device. Upon
enrolling, iPhone users can download the new Zoompass app and will be able to
send and receive money, request money, check their account balance, review
their transaction history, and more. The Zoompass app interfaces with the
address book on the iPhone, allowing customers to send or request money from
any one of their contacts while on the go.
The Zoompass app was specifically designed to take advantage of
revolutionary technologies in the iPhone and delivers a powerful user
experience that allows users to Zoom money quickly and securely between
friends, family, and merchants with just a few keystrokes.
"We are thrilled to extend the user-friendly Zoompass service to the
iPhone platform," said Robin Dua, President of EnStream. "Enabling Zoompass on
a widely-available device like the iPhone is an important part of our strategy
to empower consumers to perform payment transactions on any mobile device
through an intuitive interface."
"Zoompass is revolutionizing the way Canadians transact," Dua added. "We
are merging the wallet with the mobile phone and will eventually allow people
to leave their wallets at home. We're taking convenience and control to a new
level by providing customers with the ability to transact with their money
from anywhere, anytime."
The iPhone is available in Canada from Rogers Wireless and Fido. "Rogers
Wireless is pleased to bring an innovative application like Zoompass to our
customers who are looking for the convenience of making payments and managing
finances with their mobile devices," said John Boynton, Senior Vice President
and Chief Marketing Officer of Rogers Wireless. "We are excited to support the
introduction of the Zoompass money transfer service to the Rogers and Fido
iPhone community in Canada."
Zoompass makes it easy to split a lunch bill, request sports team fees,
collect money for a group gift or pay a housekeeper, babysitter or dog-walker
- right from your mobile phone. Zoompass is available to the more than 21
million mobile phone users on the Bell Mobility, Rogers, and TELUS networks,
as well as to customers of their respective sub-brands and affiliates
including Fido, PC Mobile, and Solo Mobile.
The Zoompass app can be downloaded for free from Apple's App Store on
iPhone or at www.itunes.com/appstore/.
For more information or to enroll in Zoompass, visit www.zoompass.com on
About EnStream LP
EnStream LP is a mobile commerce company working to bring
transformational wireless payment solutions to market together with its
carrier partners. With anytime-anywhere money transfers and payments
representing a new frontier of wireless services, EnStream's mandate is to
develop standardized, secure, and easy-to-use mobile commerce services that
work across Canadian wireless carriers and with existing credit, debit, and
prepaid capabilities offered by financial institutions. EnStream is a joint
venture company owned by Canada's three leading national wireless operators -
Bell Mobility, Rogers Communications Inc., and TELUS Corporation. The company
is headquartered in Toronto, Canada. For further information, please visit
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