PLDT Global Corp. (PGC), and its subsidiary PLDT Online Inc., have recently partnered with Bayad Center to enable online bills payments for Overseas Filipinos worldwide.
This partnership empowers Pinoys abroad to securely and conveniently manage and process their payables back home through an easy to use web-based payment facility. Among the accredited biller companies of Bayad Center are Meralco, Maynilad, Visayan Electric Company, Davao Light, PLDT, Bayantel, Digital, SMART, Cignal, Manila Water, Laguna Water District, PAG-IBIG Fund and more. Around 200 Billers will be available soon, including other provincial electric and water companies, real estate developers, health insurance and financial institutions, schools and universities, and government agencies.
“We are relentless in our pursuit of improving the lives of our Overseas Filipinos, and this partnership will now allow them to directly and securely settle their typical family bills over the internet, which is very similar to how they did before - as if they never left home,” said PLDT and Smart EVP and Head Enterprise, International, and Carrier Business Eric Alberto.
“This Bayad Center online bills payment facility is one of the enhancements in the Smart Pinoy Store. with the addition of Bayad Center under Smart Pinoy Store, the online portal continues to expand its offerings while cementing its leadership as a one-stop overseas Pinoy retail store,” said PGC President & CEO Alex Caeg.
The Smart Pinoy Store is an online portal that allows overseas Filipinos to buy gifts for their loved ones back home at flexible and secure payment options.