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Emailing cash? Going to be possible through Gmail.

Discussion in 'Science & Technology' started by Sasqui, May 16, 2013.

  1. Sasqui

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    http://news.yahoo.com/gmail-money-send-google-wallet-203616465.html

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    It's not April 1st.....
     
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    Nigeria needs to be incinerated before this happens.
     
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    this wont end well.
     
  5. Easy Rhino

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    this is no different than having a paypal taskbar built into your browser.
     
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    Perhaps not under the hood, but send an email and attach money to it? It's all about the user experience.
     
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    It is just Google wallet, and both parties have to have a google wallet account. Nothing impressive here.

    Now if they could manage to do it without requiring the receiving party to sign up with google wallet that would be impressive...
     
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    im sure they could but they won't because it would defeat their purpose!
     
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    Darn I thought you put cash in CD-ROM drive hit send, other person opens CD-ROM drive and cash comes out...
     
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    My bank has been letting me send money via email address/cell # for awhile now?
     
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    that is cool. i don't know if my bank will let me do that. i just use paypal if i need to send cash electronically. i am not sure if google wallet will take the place of paypal.
     
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    It will if it doesnt charge you obscene amounts to withdraw and send money.
     
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    Yeah, Chase lets me do that too, but the person receiving the money has to sign up with Chase Quickpay. Once they are signed up they can have the money deposited in any bank.

    Though I can also just have Chase cut them a check and send it snail mail too.
     
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    i prefer hard cash for all my transaction ;)
     
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    i think everyone does. but i wouldn't go sending cash in the mail and expect it to arrive at its destination :laugh:
     
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    Will prostitutes be utilizing this too?
     

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