Patent Number: 8,880,425

Title: Mobile agent point-of-sale (POS)

Abstract: Systems and methods are disclosed for conducting transactions and financial transfers utilizing a mobile device communicatively coupled with a mobile communications network and executing a mobile point-of-sale application. According to some embodiments, the mobile point-of-sale application is adapted to conduct money transfer transactions by communicating transaction information through the mobile communications network to a money transfer provider system that processes the money transfer and communicates receipt information to the mobile point-of-sale application. Additionally, according to some embodiments, an account associated with an agent of the money transfer provider can be used in money transfer transactions conducted by the mobile point-of-sale application.

Inventors: Loevenguth; Rebecca (Denver, CO), Challani; Sanjay (East Windsor, NJ)

Assignee: The Western Union Company

International Classification: G06Q 20/00 (20120101); G06Q 40/00 (20120101)

Expiration Date: 2019-11-04 0:00:00