It is not far when India will have a cashless economy as the government is taking all the measures in encouraging the same and fighting black money.
With the ban of Rs 500, Rs 1000 currency notes, most of the people may find it difficult to pay bills.
Banks do provide an option to pay utility bills online. SBI, Union Bank, Syndicate Bank, ICICI, HDFC, HSBC, Axis Bank, Bank of India, Citi Bank, Corporation Bank are some of the banks which provide options to pay utility bills online.
There are other utility bill payment services which can be used to make payments online.
Here are few utility bill payment services which can be used to pay bills online:
BillDesk is one of the popular bill paying services in India. Individuals can pay utility bills such as electricity bills, credit card bills, telephone bills, mobile bills etc.
This facility is available in selected cities like Ahmedabad, Bangalore, Chennai, Chandigarh Mumbai, Delhi and Pune.
To use the service at BillDesk one has to register and provide bank details from which it should debit the amount to make payment.
Suvidha is one of the best ways to pay all your utility bills in India. Suvidha provides services like utility bill collection, insurance premium, mobile and DTH recharge, travel tickets, money transfer services, etc. At Suvidha, services offered are for free of cost.
Individuals can download Suvidhaa app for quick mobile and DTH recharge without registration. Individuals can set reminders, view expense graphs and store images of bills in the app.
Easy Bill India
Individuals can pay your bills easily at Easy Bill India. Electricity, mobile, telephone, and DTH can be paid and one can receive an authorized receipt of the payment instantly.
Individuals can also transfer funds instantly to other bank accounts as Reserve Bank of India has approved the payment system.
Individuals can pay bills such as mobile, landline, DTH, gas, and electricity. Note that electricity bill payment is restricted to few cities only.
Individuals can earn 100 points for a bill payment for a bill amount more than Rs 100.
Bijli Bachao is an online service which is limited for paying your electricity bills only.
Individuals can use Paytm to pay electricity bills and avail cashback up to Rs 500. Individuals can also make payments for Data card, landline, gas, and DTH.