Square Cash, a service that lets people send money to each other through e-mail, now allows users to request payment the same way.
Launched widely last October, the service, from mobile payments company Square, was designed to make it easy to send money to almost anyone via a single e-mail. But until Thursday, it wasn't possible to send someone a request for money.
With the new feature, users can ask friends, family, co-workers and others for money by sending them an e-mail and cc'ing firstname.lastname@example.org and putting the amount in the subject line. Alternatively, it works … Read more