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Chase Brings Gifting Right to Your Mobile Phone

The Associated Press

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Apr 15, 2019--Chase today announced that customers can now send gift cards from more than 60 top retailers quickly and easily through the Chase Mobile®App or chase.com.

“Our digital gift cards make it more personal than sending a person-to-person payment,” said Prashant Gandhi, head of digital payments for Chase. “You can add a short message, too.”

Quick facts:

Coolest feature: Schedule ahead so you don’t forget Mom’s birthday, for example

Most helpful: Keep track of the gift cards you send, including how much you gave them

Denominations: $5 to $100

Fee: None

What you can send: Gift cards from over 60 top retailers including AMC Theaters ®, Panera Bread ®, The Home Depot ®, Sephora ® and Starbucks ®

Info needed: Recipient’s email address

Available to spend: Immediately when it arrives in the recipient’s email inbox

How to use it: Senders can click on Gifting in their digital menu. Recipients can redeem directly from their email by scanning the barcode at checkout or entering the code online

Any Chase customer with a consumer checking account can send digital gift cards to a recipient in the US. Chase will keep improving digital gifting throughout the year.

About Chase

Chase is the U.S. consumer and commercial banking business of JPMorgan Chase & Co. (NYSE: JPM), a leading global financial services firm with assets of $2.7 trillion and operations worldwide. Chase serves nearly half of America’s households with a broad range of financial services, including personal banking, credit cards, mortgages, auto financing, investment advice, small business loans and payment processing. Customers can choose how and where they want to bank: Nearly 5,000 branches, 16,000 ATMs, mobile, online and by phone. For more information, go to Chase.com.

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KEYWORD: UNITED STATES NORTH AMERICA NEW YORK

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: TECHNOLOGY SOFTWARE MOBILE/WIRELESS PROFESSIONAL SERVICES BANKING FINANCE RETAIL OTHER RETAIL

SOURCE: Chase

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