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Amazon to Shutdown WebPay on October 13

Remember Amazon WebPay? Of course, you don’t. The service never really took off and seldom saw any users (in comparison to other similar services). The online retail giant will pull the plug on its free money transaction service on October 13, and as of now, doesn’t have any plan to introduce a new feature that would serve WebPay’s purpose. For those of you (most of you) who don’t know what WebPay is, it is (still is) an online ‘dough’ transaction service that allows users to send, receive, and request money from other users from the Amazon Payments website. If you are an Amazon Payments customer, you won’t see the option to Send Money starting October 13.

WebPay does have a fair number of users regularly using it for their financial transactions, but in comparison to similar services like PayPal, the userbase is almost negligible.

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