Popmoney

Send money from your checking or savings account.

Popmoney® is an innovative personal payment service that eliminates the hassles of checks and cash. Now, sending and receiving money is as easy as emailing and texting.

What it is

The Popmoney personal payment service lets you send money to friends, family or almost anyone. All you need is their name and email address or mobile telephone number to move money from your bank account to theirs.

How it works

Popmoney allows you to send and receive money from Online Banking. You can send money to your contacts, who will be notified by email or text message that you wish to send money to them. You and your contacts will never need to exchange financial account information.

 

+ How does Popmoney work?

Popmoney works through the online banking and bill pay services, using the same systems and security you rely on today.

To send money, all you need is the name and email address or mobile telephone number of the person to whom you are sending money. They will receive a personalized email or text message notification that comes directly from you.

If their bank or credit union offers Popmoney, they can simply access Popmoney through Online Banking. If their bank or credit union does not offer Popmoney, they can pick up the funds just as easily at Popmoney.com**.

The money will move from your Seneca Savings account to theirs—without having to exchange financial account information with each other.

If you are owed money, you can request it from someone using their email address or mobile number. When someone sends you money through Popmoney, it will be deposited directly into the Seneca Savings checking or savings account that you’ve designated as your primary account.

+ What can I use Popmoney for?

Use Popmoney to pay and get paid for all sorts of things*. Some examples include:

  • Give a gift to family and friends
  • Collect rent from tenants or roommates
  • Request money for club dues, your sports team or a group vacation
  • Pay your dog walker or lawn care service
  • Send money to your child at college
  • Pay back friends for a fun outing, like a dinner or concert

+ What are the different ways I can send money to someone?

You can send money using a recipient’s:

  • Email address: your recipient will receive an email with instructions on how to direct the payment into his or her bank account*.
  • Mobile number: a text message will be sent to the recipient with instructions on how to direct the payment into his or her bank account*.
  • Bank account* information (routing and account number): money will be deposited directly into your recipient’s bank account*. You will also have the option to send the recipient an email.

+ Is Popmoney secure?

From the moment information is sent to the Popmoney personal payment service, throughout the entire transaction process, it is kept highly secure using industry-leading technology. Popmoney uses one-time verification codes that are sent to the mobile number or email address where the payment notification was sent to prevent an unauthorized person from fraudulently depositing someone else’s payment.

 


Getting started is simple:

Already enrolled in Online Bill Pay? It’s just as easy to use Popmoney.

  1. Login to Online Banking
  2. Click on the “Pay Bills” tab
  3. Click the “Popmoney” tab

That’s all it takes.

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