JPay is one of the commercial private companies. This company is founded by Ryan Shapiro in 2002 and headquartered in Miramar, South Florida. It is more than nine years the JPay Company has been operating. This company has operated in more than 30 states in the United States such as in California, Colorado, Florida, Georgia, New Mexico, New York, North Caroline, Ohio, Texas, Virginia, Washington and Wisconsin. Currently, it has 250 employees. It is over one million inmates and their families nationwide who have used JPay services. Both family or friends and the inmates are very satisfied with that JPay services.
JPay is a correctional service in the United States. It provides services such as money transfer, email, video gram, education, JPay player and video visitation. JPay’s Video Visitation allows the family or friends of inmates to talk face-to face with their inmates from the comfort of their own home by using PC. Once they cannot visit the inmates because any reasons, this is the great solution. Besides that, JPay also provide JPay Tablets for inmates, those are JP5s and JP5mini. The inmates are able to purchase it with different price based on the facility of inmates.
As we said before that JPay is one of the commercial company. When the family or friends of inmates want to send money, email or do video visitation, there is rate or fee which should they pay. However, the people do not problem about its rates because this JPay services made them easier to send money and communicate with their beloved inmates who are in the prison. Here, we are going to give you the example of rate of JPay service. JPay rates are different in one state to other state. It is depend on the facility or correctional agency and also the method of payment which is used.
In Indiana Department of Correction, the available JPay services are send money, email, outbound email, outbound videograms, inbound videograms, and video visit. The rate of send money by online is different with by phone. When you send money online from $0.00 until $20.00, you will be charged $3.95. You have to pay the rates $6.95 when you send money $20.01 until $100.00, $8.95 when you send money $100.01 until $200.00 and $10.95 when you send money $200.01 until $300.00. Then, if you want to send money by phone, you have to pay $4.95 for $0.00 until $20.00, $7.95 for $20.01 until $100.00, $9.95 for $100.01 until $200.00 and $11.95 for $200.01 until $300.00. Just like the rates of Send Money, Email Postage Fees are also different. For 10 stamps, the fee is $4.00. For 21 stamps, its fee is $8.00 and for 43 stamps its fee is $16.00. Then, for outbound email, the fee is $0.30 for 1 stamp, $1.35 for 5 stamps and $2.70 for 10 stamps. For outbound videograms, the fee is 3 stamps per videogram. For inbound videograms, it is also need 3 stamps per videograms. The last for video visitation, the fee is $9.95 for a video at least 30 minutes.