Red envelopes are traditionally used for gift-giving during holidays like Chinese New Year, but the payment service could be applied to any P2P payments.
It further added: "Plus, since payments in Messenger use debit cards, as with any other debit card payment, if there are unauthorized charges, people have recourse with their bank".
Users of its Messenger app will be able to transfer cash directly from their phones or computers over the coming weeks after first linking their account to a debit card, enabling fee-free payments of £2,500 to be made.
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During your first payment the app will request your bank information to be entered, Visa and Mastercard are supported.
It's a new feature launched by Facebook Messenger that allows you to send and receive money through in-app conversations in the UK.
The BBC notes that major United Kingdom banks had three years previously launched an instant payments service called Paym, which hasn't made much of an impact on how United Kingdom consumers pay for goods and services. According to research by Kenshoo published in December 2016, 53% of French Internet users and 48% of U.K. Internet users had Facebook Messenger. Facebook's artificial intelligence powered virtual assistant for Messenger, called M, will also suggest the option of transferring money if the subject is discussed between friends during conversations. Users will need to link a debit card to their account before sending or receiving money. It may take one to three business days to make the money available to the recipient depending on their bank, just as it does with other deposits.
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The Messenger payments system is simple to figure out.
The p2p payments feature was first introduced in the U.S. in 2015.
Other firms in the US market include Square, which lets users swap money via its "Cash" app, and Paypal, which acquired payment service Venmo.
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