SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Sep 20, 2017--For those looking to send money to individuals affected by yesterday’s Mexico City earthquake, Remitly is waiving its transfer fees on money transfers to Mexico through midnight PST on Friday, September 22nd. To learn more, simply visit: https://www.remitly.com/mexico

Removing transfer fees helps individuals send more money to their loved ones, enabling more Pesos to make it to Mexico during their time of need. Funds sent can be available within hours, with receipt confirmed instantly through the app, text, or email.

A Note from Remitly CEO/Co-Founder Matt Oppenheimer to its Customers:

I’ve been saddened by the recent earthquakes that have left millions of individuals in Mexico in a dire situation. We know that many of these individuals are your family members, friends, and people that you support. I’m writing to say that we’re here to support you during this time of need.

While it’s a small gesture, Remitly is waiving your transfer fees on all transfers to Mexico now through midnight this Friday, September 22. Nothing further is needed from you -- when you send money, your fee will be waived automatically.

We hope this helps make things a little easier to send help home during this difficult time.

If you have questions please don’t hesitate to reply to me directly through this email or call us at (888) 736-4859.

Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your loved ones.

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CONTACT: Remitly

Britta Gidican, 206-535-6152 ext. 213

Brittag@remitly.com

KEYWORD: UNITED STATES MEXICO NORTH AMERICA CENTRAL AMERICA WASHINGTON

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: ENTERTAINMENT TECHNOLOGY INTERNET PHILANTHROPY PROFESSIONAL SERVICES BANKING FINANCE OTHER PHILANTHROPY MOBILE ENTERTAINMENT

SOURCE: Remitly

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