Facebook Messenger now supports group payments between friends

Facebook Messenger is making it a little easier to split your Sunday brunch tab with friends. And the company is likely hoping that a new addition to Messenger’s payments feature means that you’ll skip Venmo to do it. Starting today in the US, users on Android and desktop PC can send payments to and split payments between groups of people. Presumably the iPhone version of Messenger will add support for group payments very soon.

As with direct peer-to-peer payments, the group payments feature is free to use without hidden fees; all it takes is linking your account with a debit card.

Group Payments in Messenger
Posted by Messenger on Monday, April 10, 2017

You can send cash to (or request it from) everyone in the group chat or just…

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 Author: Chris Welch

Originally published at My Salute.