I just saw the latest remittances figures in 2014 for overseas Filipinos. US $24.3 billion. That is a 5.8% increase over 2013. Sounds great, right?
We worked hard to streamline our screens so that a user only needs to enter the minimum amount of information necessary to complete a transaction. As users of BeamAndGo ourselves, we wanted less pages and less fields.
However, some viewers didn’t think the video was all that innocent.
As of last count over 13 million Filipinos live abroad. This number is not going to get lower. As a result, in 2013, overseas remittance into the Philippines grew by 7.6 over 2012.
It has been 6 months since we first launched http://www.BeamAndGo.com and it has been crazy. Here’s what we have done – added a bunch of merchants; offered exclusive impossible-to-beat deals; gave away smartphones, concert tickets, and gift certificates; hired some really cool people; established partnerships; gave out a bunch of BeamAndGo t-shirts; and connected with over 60,000 FilipinosContinue reading “Wow, the last 6 months was crazy!”