Do you want to know how you can maximize your Freecharge and Paytm? By reading this article you will learn how to transfer money from Freecharge to Paytm account the easy way. Read more to learn how.
Freecharge and Paytm; these two are just some of the leading digital payment wallets in India. They are both useful and user-friendly.
Freecharge was started with an amazing reception from users. But somehow, Freecharge failed to capture a strong customer base and ended up getting acquired by Snapdeal. Still, Freecharge is considered as a major online payment wallet and is trying hard to cope-up with the competitors.
On the other hand, Paytm (funded by Alibaba Group) successfully hit a hammer on the right moment which raised its customers and merchants in a marginal way. This was also the main drive why millions of users signed up to Paytm services. You can be a seller on Paytm mall and earn money.
You can find shops and banks accepting Paytm as a payment method in your area. But you would not find shops accepting Freecharge.
So, it may not be wise to carry Freecharge money and purchase products. Therefore, here’s a way to convert Freecharge to Paytm credits the easy way.
How to Convert Freecharge Balance To Paytm Balance
So what if you still want to convert your balance on Freecharge to Paytm currency? There is still a working method, so lets jump straight into it.
Step 1: Login into your Freecharge account using the Freecharge application on your smartphone.
Step 2: You will find a window containing a button labeled “Withdraw to a bank.” That is where you are going to put the amount that you want converted.
Step 3: Enter the account details. After that, click on Withdraw.
Step 4: Wait for the money to get credited in your bank account.
Step 5: Now open Paytm and click on Add money. Wait for it to load.
Step 6: Enter the amount you wish to add in Paytm. Any amount will do.
Step 7: Enter your card/net banking details and complete the transaction.
Congratulations! You have now converted your Freecharge to Paytm Balance.
Why You Need To Convert Your Freecharge Balance To Paytm Balance
- Paytm has a huge network, you will find a lot of retailers accepting Paytm as a payment method. While in the freecharge case you won’t find many retailers.
- You can’t withdraw freecharge balance to bank account till 45 days of being added to the Freecharge balance.
- Freecharge usage NEFT to transfer your balance to your bank account which is not instant and many other reasons.
Let’s just accept the fact that Freecharge money has multiple online usages like bill payments, recharge, flight bookings, movie bookings, online shopping, etc. But what if somehow you want your Freecharge balance to be converted into Paytm balance?
There was a working method before which includes applying for a virtual debit card on your Freecharge account. And then use its card credentials to add money on Paytm.
But unfortunately Paytm doesn’t accept Freecharge VCC anymore. However, you can follow the steps I have written above to transfer balance from Freecharge to Paytm cash.
After the previous Freecharge VCC method stopped working, we have introduced the new working method. We understand that the new process of transferring Freecharge to Paytm balance is little long. But it’s completely tested and is working.
We took utmost care to make sure that the guide is simple and informative. Still, if you face any difficulties then let us know. Which digital wallet you like more and why? Let us know in the comments.