You can easily transfer cash from your BDO bank account online to your GCash wallet. Here are the steps to do it in minutes. As a result, you will be able to enjoy cashless transactions with your gcash any time of the day.
Gcash is a mobile e-wallet that offers convenience to registered users. It enables you to pay your bills online to 400+ partnered billers, buy a prepaid cellphone load, and do shopping transactions online even without a credit card. Gcash will help you to avoid long queues when watching your favorite movie by purchasing cinema tickets online.
You can also use your gcash wallet to transfer money and receive funds from other gcash users free of charge. Alternatively, you can receive funds from major Philippine banks such as BDO, BPI, MetroBank, landbank, and 40 other banks in an instant wherever you are.
In general bank transactions, will incur you a service charge of 15 pesos per transaction. For bdo in particular, they will charge you PHP 25 every time you transfer funds to your gcash account.
If you are an aspiring business owner, whether a physical store or e-commerce, gcash will help you receive payments instantly using a personal QR code that you can share with your customers.
Smart, Sun, and other telco network subscribers can register for a gcash account. Initially, this e-wallet is only available to globe and TM mobile phone numbers. Now, even the mobile numbers from other telecom networks such as talk and text can get a gcash account.
Funding your gcash number is easy via bdo online banking. The steps are simple and are similar to transferring funds to other local bank accounts.
4 steps to transfer funds from bdo to gcash
Step 1. Visit the bdo website and login to your online banking account
If you have been using the bdo online banking service then you already know how to login to your account.
For those who don’t know. At the bdo home page. Select personal in online banking. From there, follow the instruction such as typing in your login details and OTP.
Note: do not share your login details with anyone
Step 2. Go to send money option on the navigation bar then select another local bank
You can see the navigation bar on the left-hand side of the page. You can see choices such as my accounts, send money, pay bills and reload, and other options.
Since you intend to transfer funds to gcash. You have to select send money. Then in the sidebar menu select another local bank.
Step 3. Select gcash in the destination bank and fill out the details
There are two options to send funds from your bdo account to gcash. You can use a template if there is any or you can also proceed without a template.
If this is your first time then you should choose the proceed without a template option.
Fill in the sender details. The settlement type should be credit to another local bank. The transaction type should be credit to other bank.
The destination bank is GCash [GXI]. The destination account number is the gcash registered mobile number.
Fill in the receiver details such as the receiver’s name, mobile number, and purpose of the transaction.
You also have an option to save the details to a new template. For you to easily identify the template. You can name it gcash. Your template description can be fund transfer from bdo to gcash. It is up to you to decide.
Review the details before you hit the submit button. Double-check the information to avoid any inconvenience on your part.
Step 4. Input the otp that your bdo account sent to your mobile device
In most instances, you will receive the OTP on your mobile phone in a few seconds. Input the details to your bdo account within the allotted time. Otherwise, you need to request another otp.
Note: Do not share your otp with anyone
Step 5. Receive the funds to your gcash account
You can receive a text message from Gcash if the funds have successfully arrived in your account. In my experience, you can receive it almost in an instant.
On the other hand, BDO will also send you an email notification that your fund transfer to gcash is successful.