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1980 - for the first time in the history of Western Union revenues from money transfers exceeded the income from the telegraph service. Each money transfer is protected with control number, that allows you to track and to ensure prompt payment of money specified by you person. In 1914 Western Union engineers invented the first payment card - a prototype of the modern credit card. Most service points of Western Union work in the time convenient for customers throughout the week and throughout the year. In 1933, by the Western Union Company were invented "singing telegrams".


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In 1914 Western Union engineers invented the first payment card - a prototype of the modern credit card. Most service points of Western Union work in the time convenient for customers throughout the week and throughout the year. Each money transfer is protected with control number, that allows you to track and to ensure prompt payment of money specified by you person.


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In February 2009 the company entered into an agreement with Fexco to acquire 100% of its shares for $ 159.9 million. 1970 - a new service called By 1861 Western Union telegraph lines entangled the whole America. It's time to explore Europe. In 1864, fearing the laying of long underwater lines, Western Union offered to carry out laying of telegraph lines to Europe through the Russian Alaska under the narrow Bering Strait and then to Siberia with branching in the major cities of Europe. In 2000 was launched the Web site westernunion.com, with which users from certain countries can independently transfer funds online. Western Union has several divisions, with products such as person-to-person money transfer, money orders, business payments and commercial services. In the summer of 1990 top managers of the Western Union Company spent day and night in the main office in Englewood (Colorado, USA). They needed to meet the challenge: to save the Western Union from bankruptcy, paying off the debts of the company millions of dollars.