Digital Wallet’s Smiles Mobile Remittance to Complete Migration of Former RediMoney Service and Start Next Stage of Service for SingaporeUntagged
Singapore, 28 Aug 2023 – Digital Wallet Corporation’s (DWC) Smiles Mobile Remittance (Smiles), known as the number one international mobile remittance app in Japan and 2021 Good Design Award winner, announces the completion of the infrastructure migration of its former RediMoney service, acquired by DWC from Asia United Bank in 2020. DWC will move forward into the next stage of its fintech service for Singapore customers by becoming a fully digital service. Smiles Studio, located at Lucky Plaza will finish its role on Nov. 15, 2023. DWC is ready to serve all of its former RediMoney customers through Smiles Mobile Remittance providing the best quality and value as well as advanced and high-tech features.
Smiles Mobile Remittance, established in Japan in 2017, quickly rose to prominence and became the number-one choice for remittance services in Japan by 2019. The company’s commitment to implementing technologically advanced features to its service was recognized when it received the prestigious Good Design Award in Japan in 2021. Expanding its reach, Smiles Mobile Remittance opened offices in the Philippines, Vietnam, Indonesia, and Canada, and launched its service in Singapore in 2021. The service is also preparing to launch in the United States.
Known for its high-tech team, comprised of former Sony Corporation engineers and cloud service professionals, Smiles Mobile Remittance has been at the forefront of cutting-edge technology. The recent release of a new and enhanced UI app design further shows the company’s dedication to providing its customers with an outstanding digital experience.
Key Highlights of the Announcement:
Transition to Fully Digital: Smiles Mobile Remittance Singapore is excited to transition its services to a fully digital platform, offering customers even greater value through its “Everyday Great Rate” feature. This will allow them to financially support their loved ones to the fullest.
All Services Shift to Digital: The Smiles Studio will finish its operation and stop over-the-counter cash and physical transactions on Oct. 15, 2023.
Fast Transactions: The process of sending money will continue to be processed quickly and securely thanks to the service’s partnership with DBS Bank Ltd. (DBS).
Enhanced Customer Support: In addition to the enhanced digital experience, Smiles Mobile Remittance Singapore will provide 24/7 customer support in multiple languages, ensuring a seamless and personalized remittance experience.
“We believe that by converting our physical store to a fully digital platform, we can offer our loyal and hardworking customers more competitive rates and lower fees, ultimately passing on the savings to them,” said Digital Wallet CEO Eiji Miyakawa. “This transition represents our commitment to providing cutting-edge technology and life-changing service.”
As customers have embraced the various benefits of the Smiles app, the service is ready to enter the next transformative phase, a realm it has successfully established in Japan, Canada, and other countries. Smiles Mobile Remittance is committed to providing a purely application-based service, seamlessly integrated with its exceptional multilingual customer support from countries like the Philippines, Indonesia, Vietnam, Nepal, and more.
Embarking on a journey after the successful launch of Smiles Singapore, Smiles’ advanced AI-driven platform that enabled the “Everyday Great Rate” and ensured reliable transactions, the service extends its heartfelt gratitude for the unending support from its customers.
Anchored in this new stage of service, Smiles’ current over-the-counter customers will experience even greater benefits.
“With preparations already underway, we anticipate completing this transformative transition within the span of approximately three months,” said Mr. Miyakawa.
About Smiles Mobile Remittance
Smiles Mobile Remittance (Smiles) was launched by Digital Wallet Corporation (DWC) in 2017 and is Japan’s first and most popular mobile overseas money transfer service that won the 2021 Good Design Award. Secured by advanced technologies such as artificial intelligence and facial recognition, users can enjoy greater convenience, better value, and efficient services. Smiles is the only financial platform offering mobile remittances with an integrated loyalty and referral program in Japan. To learn more about Smiles, visit the following website: https://smileswallet.com/
Smiles Mobile Remittance: https://smileswallet.com/
About Digital Wallet Corporation
Digital Wallet was established in 2014 by former Sony designers and engineers who created mobile wallet technology. Eventually, the company had visions to excel in and provide B2B application services as well as remittance services. In 2017, Digital Wallet combined the powers of Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Financial Technology (FinTech) and used their expertise to carefully craft and develop a premium financial service that’s accessible to everyone known as “Smiles”. Since Smiles’ launch, Digital Wallet has made partnerships with major, well-known banks in the Philippines, Vietnam, Indonesia, and Nepal and has been gaining strong communities of customers mainly in East Asia. As a result, Smiles has become the No.1 mobile remittance service in Japan. For more information, please visit the following links:
Digital Wallet Corporation: https://digitalwallet.co.jp/