Most people have some experience with online banking, sending and receiving payments to and from their contacts using a debit card. Also, it is a well-known truth that banks and many other payment systems also apply charges for offering online money transfer service. But, not everyone is familiar with the fact that there is one payment app that offers free money transfer services. And that is Chime. In my last post, I have explained how to open a Chime bank account. Now today, we will be discussing how to deposit money in the Chime account for free.
Yes, adding money to your Chime account is free. In fact, not only free but fast, safe, and user-friendly as well. The fact of the matter is that there are two simple ways to add funds to your favorite Chime payment app. As Chime supports the majority of the banks, the task of adding money to your wallet is straightforward. To help you understand the simple steps to add money, I am going to answer some commonly asked questions right below here.
Can I deposit cash into my Chime account?
Yes, Chime users will be glad to know that they can add cash money to their wallet with ease of mind. I also have been using this smart payment app for the last many years. After trying many payment apps like Venmo, Zelle, and PayPal, from my experience I can say that Chime is most pocket-friendly and user-friendly. As far as the task of adding money is concerned, there are two ways in place. One is using your other bank accounts and the second is visiting a retail store. Scroll down to find more information.
How to add a debit card to Chime and add money?
What might have been a less known fact to many people is that debit or credit cards couldn't be linked directly to Chime. But still, you can add money to your Chime card. How? It is quite simple. As I mentioned earlier, Chime supports a large number of banks. So, the idea here is to add your Chime account to your bank app through routing number and account number with help of the below-mentioned steps:
Open your Chime app and sign in.
Press the menu tab and further select the "setting" tab.
Now press on getting Chime account and routing number. Copy both numbers.
Right now you need to log in to your bank account app.
Find out the "Transfer" or "add recipients" tab.
Now find out the column where you need to enter your Chime routing and bank account number.
Simply follow all on-screen instructions as mentioned.
Save the changes.
Now just navigate to the send money tab on your bank app.
Enter the amount and select your Chime account.
Proceed and make the payment.
Now check out your Chime account. You will find balance in your wallet.
Where can you load your Chime card for free?
Good question! The answer to this question is quite simple. All you have to do is just visit any nearby retail shop. To ensure the optimum user experience, Chime is supported by more than 90,0000 in the US. You can visit any large retail shop such as GreenDot, Walmart, CVC, etc. Then, just simply approach the cashier and hand over your Chime card. Also, be informed that you can deposit cash up to a maximum of $1,000 in 24 hrs.
In short, we can say from creating an account and depositing money in a Chime account everything is simple. With the help of all information mentioned, you can get the maximum advantages from your Chime bank account. For more information or any kind of help, feel free to get in touch with us.