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Western Union Joins Advent Financial To Offer Tax Refunds On Prepaid Cards

Existing Western Union prepaid cardholders also can direct their tax refunds onto their prepaid cards at any tax preparation company or when filing their own taxes.

For more information on participating locations, visit For information on the Get It Card and how it works, visit For information on how to direct a refund onto any Western Union prepaid card, visit

About Western Union

The Western Union Company (NYSE: WU) is a leader in global payment services. Together with its Vigo, Orlandi Valuta, Pago Facil and Western Union Business Solutions branded payment services, Western Union provides consumers and businesses with fast, reliable and convenient ways to send and receive money around the world, to send payments and to purchase money orders. As of September 30, 2012, the Western Union, Vigo and Orlandi Valuta branded services were offered through a combined network of approximately 510,000 agent locations in 200 countries and territories. In 2011, The Western Union Company completed 226 million consumer-to-consumer transactions worldwide, moving $81 billion of principal between consumers, and 425 million business payments. For more information, visit

About Advent Financial

Advent Financial provides a full suite of tax refund settlement and disbursement products for independent tax preparers. Advent's settlement products are integrated in most major tax preparation software packages or available in an easy-to-use “direct” model. Through its tax preparer partners, employer payroll relationships and directly online, Advent also delivers affordable, everyday banking products for underbanked consumers, including the Get It Prepaid MasterCard. Advent was founded in 2008 and is based in Kansas City, Missouri.

The Get It Prepaid MasterCard is issued by The Bancorp Bank, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Bancorp, Inc (Nasdaq: TBBK), pursuant to license from MasterCard International Incorporated. The Bancorp Bank; Member FDIC. Use this card everywhere Debit MasterCard is accepted. MasterCard is a registered trademark of MasterCard International Incorporated.

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