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World’s 3rd largest remittance company partners with Cebuana Lhuillier



Cebuana Lhuillier, the Philippine’s largest network of pawnshops and the number one remittance pick-up center, has partnered with Ria Financial Services. With this partnership, Cebuana’s reach widens to over Ria’s more than 146,000 locations worldwide.


“We are very pleased to announce the addition of RIA Financial Services to our growing network of international money remittance service providers. And as we celebrate Cebuana Lhuillier’s 25th founding year, we promise our clients that we’ll continue to provide every Filipinos here and abroad a Pera Padala experience that is guaranteed fast, reliable and affordable.” said Jean Henri Lhuillier, president and CEO of PJ Lhuillier Inc., the umbrella company of Cebuana Lhuillier.


Ria is the third-largest global money transfer company. They have a global network of 146,000 locations in 136 countries. In addition to money  transfer services, Ria offers bills payment, mobile top-ups, prepaid debit cards, check cashing, and money orders.


Cebuana Lhuillier Pawnshop has been the leading pawnshop chain in the Philippines with over 1,500 branches across the country—from Aparri to Tawi-Tawi. For 25 years now, Cebuana has been true to its slogan “Walang Kapantay Magpahalaga” through the incomparable services that the company offers to its customers- this includes — pawning, local and international remittance, insurance, bills payment, e-load, collection, and foreign exchange. Founded in 1987 by the current Philippine envoy to Portugal, Ambassador Philippe Jones Lhuillier, Cebuana Lhuillier is currently managed by its President and CEO, Jean Henri Lhuillier.