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RWU Students Bring Mobile App to Bristol Businesses

Bristol, RI February 12, 2014- Popular Bristol establishments are participating in a local Twitter scavenger hunt hosted by students at Roger Williams University. The scavenger hunt is part of a month-long campaign organized by five RWU students to promote the personal payment service, Popmoney.

Fiserv’s Popmoney*, a digital social person-to-person (P2P) payment service that allows people to securely send, request and receive money from their existing bank account using an email address 
or mobile phone number. Throughout the Bristol area and the RWU campus, there are stickers that read, “Pay People with Popmoney” in the windows of participating stores. In order to participate in the Twitter scavenger hunt, one must find the locations with the Popmoney sticker via hints from the RWU_PRSSA Twitter account, take a picture with the logo and tweet it with the hashtag, #popmoneyRI. Whoever locates all of the stickers and tweets them with the hashtag, #popmoneyRI will win the competition. 

The students hosting this scavenger hunt to inform people of the locations where the mobile app can be used. “We really would like the RWU community to know how beneficial this app for college students. If I went out to eat in Bristol, I could pay my friend for my half of the dinner with Popmoney. It’s completely secure!” says team member Jamie Warner. 

The Bateman Competition is a national case study competition hosted by the Public Relations Student Society of America (PRSSA). Each year, schools across the country create public relations campaigns during the month of February for the same client. This scavenger hunt is just one of the many events that the RWU Bateman Team is hosting. 

For more information about Popmoney, visit www.popmoney.com or download the mobile application for free. Keep updated about the Popmoney campaign through https://www.facebook.com/RWUPRSSA and https://twitter.com/RWU_PRSSA

About Fiserv
Fiserv, Inc. (NASDAQ: FISV) is a leading global technology provider serving the financial services industry, driving innovation in payments, processing services, risk and compliance, customer and 
channel management, and business insights and optimization. For more information, visit fiserv.com.
 
*Terms and Conditions Apply. Popmoney® personal payments services offered at Popmoney.com are provided by or through 
CheckFreePay Corporation, a licensed money transmitter, and/or its affliate CheckFreePay Corporation of New York, which is licensed
and regulated as a Money Transmitter by the New York State Department of Financial Services, each a wholly owned subsidiary
of Fiserv, Inc. © 2013 Fiserv, Inc. or its affliates. All rights reserved. Fiserv is a registered trademark of Fiserv, Inc. Other products
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