SAN FRANCISCO, CA, October 5, 2009
– Xoom.com announced today fee free money transfers to assist flood relief efforts in India. Consumers can visit www.xoom.com/india
and send fee free transfers to assist family and friends in Andhra Pradesh and Karnataka.
“We are saddened by the losses caused by the recent floods and Xoom.com would like to help in the relief efforts,” said Julian King, Xoom.com Senior Vice President, Marketing and Corporate Development.
To help family and friends, consumers can visit Xoom.com
and enter the coupon code “FLOODRELIEFHELP” to send fee free money transfers. This special coupon code is valid until Wednesday, October 14, 2009.
Xoom provides help and assistance with customer service in major Indian languages. Senders can call 1-877- 815-1531, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. Receivers in India can call 1-800-180-1233. Customers can also send e-mail to Xoom customer service 24 hours a day, 7 days a week by visiting www.xoom.com/help.About Xoom.com
Xoom.com enables individuals to send money from any Internet-enabled computer to family, friends and businesses worldwide. Xoom.com was founded in 2001 in San Francisco and is backed by leading venture firms Sequoia Capital, New Enterprise Associates and Fidelity Ventures.