Xoom.com Announces New French Language Website

New French Language Website Makes Wiring Money to France, Belgium or Canada Even Easier and Faster

SAN FRANCISCO, CA, September 9, 2009 – Xoom.com, the fastest growing global online money transfer company, has announced the launch of its French language website. Customers can now use the Xoom.com website in French to securely and easily wire money directly from a US bank account, credit card or Paypal account to any bank in France, Belgium or Canada.

 “We are excited to add French to the growing list of languages to make wiring money home easier and more convenient for our French speaking customers,” said Julian King, Xoom.com Senior Vice President of Marketing and Corporate Development.

Consumers Pay Just $4.99 to Wire Up to $2,999 With Xoom.com

Customers can pay for their wire transfer with any US bank account and pay just $4.99 to transfer up to $2,999.* Funds are transferred directly from a customer’s US bank account to any Euro-denominated bank account in France or Belgium and any Canadian dollar account in Canada. Recipient accounts are never charged to receive a Xoom.com wire transfer. 

Wiring Money Is Easy and Fast With the New French Language Website

Wiring money with Xoom.com to a bank account is easy:  customers select a country and amount to send, select a receiving bank account, chose a payment method for a transfer, and review the recipient account for the funds. To wire money with the new French language website, customers visit www.xoom.com and select “Français” from the list of languages or visit www.xoom.com/francais

24 hour a day, 7 Day a Week Customer Service

In addition to the new French language website, Xoom.com provides convenient customer service 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. For more information on Xoom.com money transfer services, customers can call +1-877-815-1531 inside the US, and +1+415-395-4225 outside the US. Customers can also get help via email by visiting the online Xoom Customer Service Center.

About Xoom Gloal Money Transfer

Xoom enables individuals to send money from any Internet-enabled computer to family, friends and businesses worldwide. Xoom Corporation was founded in 2001 in San Francisco and is backed by leading venture firms Sequoia Capital, New Enterprise Associates and Fidelity Ventures.

*Xoom.com makes money on transactions involving foreign currency exchange based on the difference between the rate at which Xoom purchases foreign currency and the rate provided to you.