PrivatBank and QIWI launched free money orders from Russia to Ukraine
Since August 5, 2013 both QIWI Terminals and Visa QIWI Wallet users can send money from Russia to Ukraine through the money transfer system PrivatMoney without charges. Money transfer may be sent in Russian rubles and received in RUR, UAH or USD without fees.
Conducting a transfer from Russia to Ukraine is very simple. One has to select in more than 100,000 QIWI Terminals in the main menu "Payments" - "Money Orders" and PrivatMoney as provider. In Visa QIWI Wallet one should enter in the search line the first letters of the provider.
The system yhen will allow to fill the already familiar and simple money order form. As before, the sender will be sent an SMS-message with the operation code that should be passed to the recipient.
To receive money order one needs to be a cardholder of Privatbank's "Universal" card. It is issued free of charge.