G-Xchange, Inc (GXI), a wholly owned subsidiary of Globe Telecom and operator of the pioneering m-commerce service GCASH, has entered into a partnership agreement with the Unionbank of the Philippines (UnionBank), for a service that will enable customers to link their UnionBank accounts to their GCASH mobile wallets. A press event was held today, July 20 at the Makati shangri-La to introduced the exciting partnership among the two.
Present were Ramon G. Duarte, Senior vice President of Retail Product Devt for UnionBank ofThe Philippines; Paolo Baltao, President of G-Xchange, Inc of the mobile commerce brand GCASH and Mr. Antonio Fajardo, First Vice President of Corporate Banking for UnionBank of the Philippines.
The UnionBank-GCASH partnership for eMoney Xchange is a service that enables UnionBank Clients with EON, E-Wallet, ePayCard and UnionBank regular savings and checking accounts to transfer funds to and from their GCASH wallets through their UnionBank account via SMS. This service is an additional feature to Union Bank’s Globe Mobile Banking facility
UnionBank’s Award Winning EON visa debit Card is popularly used as a payment facility of online entrepreneurs and avid online shoppers. GCASH on the other hand is becoming one of the most popular modes of Payment for online shopping. gaming and Payment sites here in the Philippines and even abroad.
HOW IT WORKS and HOW TO ENROLL?
To avail of the eMoney Xchange service, customers simply have to call the UnionBank Customer Srvice at 84-186 to register their Globe mobile number and nominated UnionBank Account. After activating the Service, customers are now able to cash out their GCASH or they then top up their wallet as well.
Transfer funds from your UnionBank account to your GLOBE GCASH Wallet:
Transfer funds from your GLOBE GCASH wallet to your UnionBank.
I was enthusiasted to know about the security since nowadays we are in the era of electronic life experience and I asked them if in any case we lost our Pin/Password. They explained that customers can call their hotline and can reset the password, but with necessary basic requirements/questions to ensure the identity. A text message confirmation will be sent through our mobile phone that the PIN was reset successfully. And we have to create a new personal pin.
Now you’re ready to enjoy the ease and convenience of GCASH. Use the GCASH Menu for a guide experience in sending money, buying load and paying bills.