HDFC Offers 90+ Banking Services Via Whatsapp Chat! How To Register? How To Check Balance On Whatsapp?
Banking has become seemingly easier for Indian customers with the new emerging technologies. Banking has also been largely digitized after the digital push by the government and a host of services are provided online by almost all banks.
Several banks are now using WhatsApp to provide services to make the services even more convenient and easier. One such player in the banking ecosystem which has been using WhatsApp banking services for a while now is HDFC. The lender has notified about the revamped version of the HDFC Bank WhatsApp banking services in a recent tweet.
In the tweet dated August 1, the HDFC Bank said that “Smart Chat Assist, 90+ Banking Services, Intuitive AI and whole lot more, are now in the palm of your hand with the all-new HDFC Bank ChatBanking on WhatsApp. So, drop in and say ‘Hi’ on 7070022222 for a super friendly banking experience”.
Steps to Activate HDFC Bank WhatsApp Banking on Your Phone
Step 1: Save the Chat Banking number 7070022222 in your contacts and just send “Hi” or “Register” in WhatsApp from your bank registered mobile number to 7070022222 and you would be guided through the registration process. Your customer ID and a One time Password received via SMS on your registered mobile number will be the only things you need to enter to activate the HDFC Bank Chat Banking on WhatsApp.
Step 2: Now that you have registered, you will get options to choose from. You can choose from — Account services, credit card services, apply for products and more options under this system.
Step 3: For services related to transactions like checking account balance or getting a mini statement, you need to select Account Services option. Under this, options including Balance Enquiry, Recent 7 days Transactions and Account Statement will be available.
Step 4: You just need to type in the services you require as per how the chatbot guides you.
Some Other Points to be Noted
The service is completely free of cost and there are no charges for using the New HDFC Chat Banking on WhatsApp.
Even if one does not have an account with the lender, if one has to apply for various products across Accounts, Cards, Loans, and other products and services, one can use Chat Banking on WhatsApp.
Details relating to their Accounts, Cards, Loans, Apply for New Products and services are available for Chat Banking.
The lender said on its website that the HDFC Bank Chat Banking on WhatsApp is “more intuitive, simplified and comes with more number of digital self service journeys which can help with most of your banking needs”.