Announcing A New Feature: Set it & Forget it

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One of the best things about working at Paytm is how quickly we adapt to change. If our customers request something new or want us to make an improvement to an existing feature, we’ll find a way to make it happen. Which is why we are excited to announce our new Set it & Forget it feature, as requested by our Paytm Canada customers! With Set it & Forget it, whether you’re at home or traveling you will never have to worry about missing a bill payment.

Here’s what’s new:

  1. Schedule all of your bill payments in advance by pre-selecting the date that you want to pay it.
  2. Select the frequency of how often you want to pay that bill – once, monthly, quarterly, annually, etc.
  3. Enter the amount that you want to pay, and your preferred payment method for that bill. Whether you want to make the bill payment using Paytm Cash, Credit Card, Debit Card or your Linked Bank Account, you’re in control of choosing the payment method for each bill.

Our app is still evolving, and we will continue to fine tune this feature. As of now, customers will have to set the bill payment amount, which may be less or more than the actual bill payment amount owed. If the scheduled amount is less than the actual bill amount, you can login to the App and manually pay the difference (just as you’ve done before).

With Set it & Forget it you have the ease of knowing that all your bills are being paid on time. You won’t have to worry about remembering the passwords for every service provider, or worse trying to remember where you placed that paper bill! We have the largest number of service providers on our app, so you can easily schedule your bill payments and rest assured that they will get paid on time. And, the best part is that you can still collect Paytm Points for every bill payment that you make with our app, and redeem them for tons of great stuff!

Sound too good to be true? It is!

As an added bonus, for a limited time we’re offering new users 10,000 Welcome Bonus Points for downloading the Paytm Canada app. That’s enough for a FREE $10 rewards cards at brands like Netflix, Cineplex, Tim Hortons, Uber, Starbucks and so many more! Download the App today from the App Store or from Google Play.

For our loyal customers, we’ve increased the Refer + Collect amount to 5,000 points! Refer your friends, family or even colleagues with your personalized referral code. When they use your referral code upon sign up and successfully pay a bill of at least $50, both of you will receive 5,000 Points.

Want to suggest our next feature? Let us know on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram or send us an email at care@paytm.ca.


Questions? Our Customer Care team will be able to help! You can chat with us Monday to Friday from 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. (EST) at 1-888-878-7761; or by email at: care@paytm.ca.

Comments (6)

You can’t really “forget it” if the bill might be more than what is scheduled. For that reason this won’t be a feature I’d use.

Hi Drew,

Sorry to hear that. We are always improving our features and the app experience. You can always set the bill amount to what you generally pay every month. Once you receive your bill, and you know the exact amount you can use the App to pay the remaining amount by tapping on ‘Pay Now’.

I am thinking of connecting my debit n my credit cards to paytm to pay the bills but one thing that bothers me is that your company is from India n i heard a lit if fraud originating from India.if there is a fraud from canadian merchant it can be tracked easily n have money back very quickly.dont take it personal but this is my reservation while doing a business with u.

Hi Syed,

Thanks for your honest feedback! Rest assured that the Paytm Canada app is secure. In fact, the fraud engine that handles every transaction for the Paytm India app (which has about 5 billion transactions annually) was built by a team of engineers from our Toronto-office.

Paytm Canada is a registered Money Services Business (MSB) and we are regulated by FINTRAC. We take our customer’s data and security very seriously. You can read more about how we keep your data safe and secure here: https://blog.paytm.ca/blog/canadas-secure-app/

Hope this puts your mind to ease!

This is great for a bill that never changes. But for something like utilities, this is not that useful. You need to introduce a feature to pay the full amount due, like pre-authorization or credit card would do.

Hey Deepak, we hear you and we’re working on this! If you have any more suggestions for us, we’d love to hear it. Please let us know at care@paytm.ca 🙂

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