WhatsApp Banking- How to Use WhatsApp Banking Service of Banks:
Digital banking is most suited for customers. And with the advancement of technology, now banking services are available on WhatsApp for bank customers. All major banks such as the State Bank of India (SBI), HDFC, ICICI, Bank of Baroda (BoB), Axis Bank and Punjab National Bank (PNB) have WhatsApp banking facility for their customers. Here’s how to sign up for WhatsApp banking facility if you’re a customer of one of the country’s major banks.
SBI WhatsApp banking facility
Send “Hi” from your WhatsApp number to +919022690226 and follow the instructions provided by the Chat-Bot, or send SMS WAREG A/C No (917208933148) from your registered mobile number to SBI WhatsApp Banking Service to register your bank account. After completing the registration process, you will be able to use SBI’s WhatsApp service.
PNB WhatsApp banking facility
In an effort to make banking services more accessible, state-owned Punjab National Bank (PNB) on 3 October said it has introduced banking services through WhatsApp for both customers and non-customers.
To activate the banking facility on WhatsApp, customers need to first save the official PNB’s WhatsApp number 919264092640 in their phone book and initiate a conversation (on WhatsApp) by sending a hi/hello to this number.
HDFC Bank WhatsApp banking facility
HDFC Bank Chat Banking is a WhatsApp chat service that allows customers to chat with the bank and gain access to 90+ services and transactions 24 hours a day, seven days a week. HDFC Bank provides a fully encrypted and secure Service Offering. However, this service will be available only to the bank’s registered mobile number. Just add the number 70700 22222 to your contacts and start a conversation by sending “Hi”. HDFC Bank Chat Banking on WhatsApp supports over 90 transactions and services.
ICICI Bank WhatsApp banking facility
For availing ICICI Bank’s WhatsApp banking facility, you need to add the number 8640086400 to your contacts and Say ‘Hi’ on 8640086400 from your registered mobile number. You can also give a missed call or SMS OPTIN to 9542000030 to start conversation by getting a secure and interactive menu on your mobile screen through WhatsApp messaging platform.
Axis Bank WhatsApp banking facility
Customers of the private sector lender Axis Bank can also use WhatsApp Banking. “Just send a Hi on 7036165000 at WhatsApp and get subscribed with Axis Bank WhatsApp Banking. On subscribing, you get access to a wide range of services ranging for products like Accounts/Cheques, Credit Cards, Term Deposits, and Loans. Non-Axis Bank Customers can access services like ‘Apply for Products’ and finding nearest ATM/Branches/Loan Centers,” the lender said on its website.