Facebook Messenger users can now send money to each other with PayPal

Facebook Messenger lets developers monetize ads

This announcement came today after the two companies teamed up to integrate PayPal payment services with the Messenger's platform. Now, Facebook is bringing PayPal into the fold.

San Francisco: In the latest addition to the rise in digital transactions across the world, payment getaway PayPal has launched the facility of sending and requesting money via Facebook Messenger.

This new feature will make you able to send or request money through Facebook Messenger. Trulia's bot, for instance, serves up rental listings to users who put in their zip code and price range, while Kayaks bot helps Messenger users find flights, places to stay and rental cars.

For the first quarter, PayPal reported a net income of $384 million, or 32 cents per share, while revenue jumped 17% to $2.975 billion, year-over-year.




Having said that, PayPal also introduced its Customer Service Bot for Facebook Messenger so that users can get customer support directly inside the Messenger app.

Paying back your friends is getting even easier.

When chatting on Messenger, one can tap on the blue plus icon and select the green payments button to quickly send or request money. Enter the amount and then you will show different payment methods. Consumers now want the ability to transact wherever they are and however they want, and PayPal is committed to being the best option to enable this. People will then need to select PayPal as their funding source during money transaction with contacts on Messenger. You will then be asked to link your PayPal account or you credit/debit card.

You can access the new feature the same way you'd pay with your credit or debit card. But it would soon be available also on Android. The feature launches today for USA users. More information will be revealed in the coming days by the giant. Let us know down in the comments. Stay tuned with us for more such useful updates in the coming days.

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