MANILA, Philippines – Bayad, a pioneer and trusted brand in the outsourced payment collection service in the Philippines, has forged partnership with Starpay, one of the fastest growing e-wallets in the Philippines.
Through the said partnership, Bayad will be powering the bills payment capability of Starpay, providing its customers access to Bayad’s extensive network of biller partners.
The partnership kicks off by onboarding biller brands such as Meralco, Meralco Kuryente Load, Home Credit, Easytrip RFID and PLDT. Aside from these, Bayad and Starpay is keen on onboarding more bills payment services in response to the fast-paced and ever-changing needs of its customers.
Starpay President Lamberto P. Scarella pointed out “This partnership will help enable our 6 million users to pay their bills such as Meralco with ease. We pride ourselves as the Pitaka ng Bayan because we really are targeting the mass market. Our mutual commitment will definitely pave the way to a more inclusive digital financial experience.”
Meanwhile, Bayad President and CEO, Lawrence Y. Ferrer shared, “Aside from boosting our physical payment footprint, Bayad teamed up with Starpay to enable a dynamic experience in bills payment where going digital can no longer be an afterthought, but a move for a secured, efficient and hassle-free transaction. The integration of our platforms gives us more opportunities to innovate and magnify the value of financial inclusion amidst the new normal.”