Paytm Users to Pay 2% Charge on using Credit Cards to Top up Wallets


Paytm users should pay a 2% charge on the sum added to their e-wallet utilizing a credit card. As of not long ago, users needed to pay 2% expense on the off chance that they stacked more than Rs 10,000 in their e-wallets by means of credit card in a month.

A message saying “”Nominal charge of 2% is applicable on adding money using credit card. Nominal fee is applicable since we pay high charges to your bank/payment network when you add money using a credit card. Please use UPI or debit card to add money for free” is shown when users endeavor to add cash to their Paytm wallet through a Credit card.

Paytm is likewise giving an offer, wherein users will get 2% cash back up to Rs 200 on including least Rs 50 utilising credit card, according to the message.

When reached, a Paytm Payments Bank representative said users have the adaptability to add cash to their Paytm wallet from any of their favored subsidizing source, including UPI, net banking and cards.

“The banks and credit card companies charge a fee for loading money into the Paytm wallet from any of these sources. The 2% charge is passed on to customers, who use credit cards for adding funds to their wallet. For all other sources, we will continue to absorb the cost of loading money,” the representative said.

The representative further said the organization has incidentally deferred the 5% charge that is demanded on cash move from wallet to ledgers as a limited time special for the merry season.

“The amount added in the wallet can be used to transfer money to another wallet or bank account, to make payments to online and offline merchants via QR codes, to process bill payments, do recharges and multiple other forms of transactions. All such transactions will also continue to be free of cost for our customers,” the representative said.

In 2017, Paytm had presented a comparable expense on sums added to wallet through credit card, yet had moved back the choice after weight from clients.

Around then, Paytm had said the charge was pointed toward checking abuse of its foundation to move premium free Visa assets to financial balances of clients at zero exchange cost.

Erric Ravi
Erric Ravi
Erric Ravi is an entrepreneur, speaker & the founder of Storify News and Gurgaon Times of India He is the Co-Founder of The Storify News Times. Forbes calls him a top influencer of Chief Marketing Officers and the world’s top social marketing talent. Entrepreneur lists him among 50 online marketing influencers to watch. has him on the list of 20 digital marketing experts to follow on Twitter. Oanalytica named him #1 Global Content Marketing Influencer. BizHUMM ranks him as the world’s #1 business blogger.


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