Our wallets seem to be becoming lighter, but not in the way you might think! Trading the bulky weight of coins, paper currency and even numerous cash cards – our banking needs are fast growing digital and fit in our pocket-sized smartphones. Digital wallets are fast becoming the new mode of tap-and-go purchasing, making transactions seamless, transparent, safe, convenient and so much lighter. ICICI Bank’s Pockets is a VISA-powered digital wallet that offers a plethora of easy, fun and quick payment and shopping options. Here are some excellent features on how Pockets is a utilitarian digital wallet:
Account Independent Transactions – This Visa powered digital wallet does not require for you to have an ICICI Bank account. Customers of any bank account can use Pockets and transfer funds by choosing netbanking or debit cards.
Gifting - You can also send digital gift cards via SMS or email and even physical gift vouchers using the Pockets app. Now wish your loved ones and friends by sending them these gift cards that they can use to shop whatever their hearts desire.
Split Bills – One of the best features of Pockets is that it allows you to split your expenses with your friends. You can share your group expenses and go Dutch while going out for a movie or even heading out together for a meal.
Send Money to Friends - Another interesting feature in Pockets allows you to send money to your friends via any mobile number, an email or even your Facebook, WhatsApp or Google + accounts. If you are your friend are near each other, you can even tap your phone against his/her phone and instantly transfer funds.
Scan and Pay – Pockets also comes equipped with ‘mVisa’ service that allows you to scan your mobile to pay at any convenience or neighbourhood store. This digitised payment method is a secure alternative to swiping you debit or credit card and can be made using your Smartphone to scan an ‘mVisa’ QR code at the store.
Pay your Bills– Pockets understands your need to conduct quick transactions and hence lets you take care of your utility bills like your electricity bill, gas bill, DTH bill etc. You can also recharge your prepaid mobile or pay your postpaid bill.
Track your Expenses – Pockets is not just a digital wallet that facilitates purchase, but it also lets you track your expenses. It is very easy to lose track of how much you are spending and Pockets lets you do that effortlessly by letting you see a summary of your digital wallet statements, you can even customise individual transactions by adding an image to them. Pockets, like a good friend, encourages you to open an FD or a Recurring Deposit and so on.
Great Offers – Enjoy great offers and discounts while shopping with Pockets. With tie-ups across Food and Beverages, gadgets and apparel brands, you can be sure of making the most out of using Pockets when you are shopping online. Whether it is a trendy watch from Provogue, a discount at Café Coffee Day or even a cool pair of Tanz Headphones – Pockets gives you a range of goodies to choose from when you download app on your smartphone.
Pockets is a great digital wallet by ICICI Bank. It is easy to use and also allows you to customise it with themes and colours of your preference. It is time to download the app today!