By Dean Workman
Standard Bank to offer zero-rate data charge on their mobile banking app.
Standard Bank, announced today that they have dropped their data charges on their mobile banking app.
This means that Standard Bank customers will no longer be charged for data, no matter what network they are on, when using the Standard Bank app. This follows an agreement with all major network operators in South Africa to zero-rate access to the banking app. The move comes just weeks after FNB announced that they would be dropping data charges on their mobile app.
“One of the drawbacks of using an app and related features like sending money or making payments, was that it encountered data charges. As we continue to enable our customers to achieve their nexts by expanding our mobile and digital offerings, our next step was to improve the user experience even further by dropping those added costs, effectively giving our customers greater access to mobile banking solutions,” says Vuyo Mpako, Head of Digital Banking and eCommerce at Standard Bank.
Standard Bank’s banking app for mobile devices lets users access and manage accounts on the go, make payments, check balances, and view accounts, among many other features and recent enhancements.
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Source:: IT News Africa