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ID: 2389 Intermediate
China's online payment system, Alipay recently launched a new product called 余额宝 (Yú'ébǎo) that has become wildly popular in China. It's an interest earning money market account similar to the product that Paypal introduced several years back. We're calling it an “Alipay Surplus” account. Learn more about it in this lesson!
Thu Feb 27 2014 | Greg, Dilu
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lǎogōng ，niánzhōngjiǎng wǒmen cún zài yínháng ba 。
Honey, let's deposit our year end bonuses in the bank.
wǒmen cún Yúébǎo ba 。
Let's put it in an Alipay Surplus account.
Yúébǎo shì shénme ？
What's an Alipay Surplus account?
tā shì Zhīfùbǎo de chǎnpǐn 。nǐ bùshì cháng yòng Zhīfùbǎo zài wǎngshàng mǎi dōngxi ma ？Yúébǎo bùdàn lìxi gāo ，érqiě wǎngshàng mǎi dōngxi yě fāngbiàn 。。
It's a product from Alipay. Don't you often use Alipay to buy things online? Alipay Surplus accounts not only have a high interest rate, they also make buying things online easy.
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