Airtel Money : Charges, Deactivation and What you should know


Bharti Airtel has launched concept of e-Wallet on large-scale. For those who don’t know,  This facility lets you make payments for Electric Bills, Medicine, Grocery shop, Movie Tickets etc using your Mobile Phone. The concept is simple, you put money in an account and pay from your mobile phone. Think it like your debit card attached to your phone.

Airtel Money

Why use this when you have option of net banking ?

Problem is not all the banks have application ready which can be used to pay bills at shops, movies and so on. Airtel brings all of these shopping points in one place. Moreover using an online payment gateway from the mobile browser is very difficult when it comes to user experience.

However you should know some facts before you start using it. Most of the times we just run after the concept without knowing how much it can cost to us. So below I am listing down the facts which I gathered from the Official Site of Airtel Money.

Video Demo of Airtel Money ( Direct Link )

Features of the Airtel money scheme:

Minimum Criteria to use Airtel Money :

Airtel Money Knowfacts

What if you don’t use your Airtel Money Account  for a long time ?

There is no expiry for your Airtel Money account but if you don’t use it for 6 months after your last transaction, your account will be deactivated and you will lose all the money left in your account.

Airtel Money Expiry

Charges for using Airtel Money :

Pricing for Airtel Money