Western Union Company (WU) and SunTrust Bank have unveiled Western Union global money transfer and bill payment services at more than 1,500 bank agent locations across the southeastern US.
With the launch of the new service, SunTrust account holders can conveniently pay bills or load prepaid cards using Western Union services.
Furthermore, they can also send money from SunTrust bank through more than 495,000 WU agent locations across 200 nations and regions.
Western Union US senior vice president and general manager Carter Hunt said that Western Union is adding more choices and convenience for consumers around the world.
"These new launches with SunTrust are examples of how we’re accomplishing this with money transfer and bill payments in the U.S. and leveraging the strengths of our global brand and network," Hunt added.
SunTrust Bank consumer products and lending executive Beverly Ladley commented, "These additional offerings will allow us to fulfill on our purpose of lighting the way to financial well-being for more families."