Islamabad – 17 February, 2017: JazzCash, Pakistan’s fastest growing mobile & digital financial service provider has partnered with 1LINK (Guarantee) Limited. Now online customers can pay for JazzCash vouchers through 1LINK Member Banks that have integrated this facility. This is a move towards open and interoperable payments systems that will increase collaboration amongst financial institutions. It facilitates millions of banking customers who shop online, supports e-commerce growth, which is a direct result of increased 3G & 4G usage in Pakistan.
Aniqa Afzal Sandhu, VP Digital & Mobile Financial Services – Jazz, said, “We are delighted to have entered into an alliance with 1LINK, so we can continue to provide alternate payment methods to our customers for their ease and convenience. JazzCash believes in the digitization of financial services and our arrangement with 1LINK enhances this ecosystem.”
Previously, JazzCash vouchers focused on those customers without Mobile Accounts or Debit/Credit cards. Customers could use the option of voucher payment on the checkout page of a desired merchant and later pay this amount at one of 70,000 JazzCash shops. Following this partnership with 1LINK, customers can now pay for these vouchers by using any 1LINK member bank’s ATM or internet banking facility.
1LINK is the largest ATM Switch and interbank payment network service provider of Pakistan with 11,500 ATMs connected to 1LINK directly.
JazzCash is a mobile financial service under Jazz’s ecosystem. It has over 70,000 retail outlets across Pakistan. JazzCash offers a broad portfolio of Branchless Banking services to its customers including money transfer, bill payments, bank transfers, mobile accounts services, ATM cards, insurance, savings, payment gateway and payments for a variety of services.