Here's our story

How one small store grew to be one of the largest money transfer services in the world

1987

The first Ria store opens in New York City with one goal: to help people send money to their loved ones back home

1993-2006

Ria expands to Spain, France, Italy, UK, Germany, Australia, Belgium, and Switzerland

2007

Ria is acquired by Euronet Worldwide, a leader in processing secure, electronic financial transactions

2010-2011

Ria expands to India and Senegal

2012

We're online! Ria announces RiaMoneyTransfer.com

2014

Walmart partners with Ria to create Walmart-2-Walmart domestic money transfer service. Euronet acquires HiFX, a UK-based foreign exchange broker and payments provider

2015

IME is acquired by Euronet; Ria expands to the Middle East and Malaysia. Euronet acquires XE, a Canadian-based online foreign exchange tools and services company

2016

Walmart partnership expands into Chile through Lider branded supermarkets

2017

Ria celebrates 30 years and opens new cash payout network in India; Asda Money Transfer Powered by Ria launches in the UK

2019 and beyond

Ria expands with more locations and new partnerships to continue serving the people who matter most- our customers

Today:

With a worldwide network of 507,000 locations in 165+ countries, we continue to make the world a smaller place by closing distances between families and their loved ones through world-class money transfers. We also offer bill payment, mobile top-ups, prepaid debit cards, check cashing, and money orders. With every service that we provide, we work hard to provide the most positive experience possible.

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