Russians will soon be able to replenish bank cards at the checkout in stores

Russian citizens will soon be able totest the possibility of replenishing bank cards at the cash desks of stores. The main objective of the proposed project is to expand access to banking services in remote and sparsely populated regions.

To introduce the possibility of working with bankingwith cards at the cash desks of stores, not only when paying for purchases, but also when replenishing accounts, you should first of all amend the regulations of financial regulators and develop a contractual system between representatives of trade and banks. The Central Bank notes that such an initiative will expand the financial capabilities of citizens living in remote areas where the network of ATMs and terminals is poorly developed.

Test the system for crediting money tobank cards at the cash desks of stores will be Promsvyazbank. The project is being launched soon. The possibility of attracting financial institutions Dom.RF, Ak Bars Bank, RNKB and Visa to the project is also being considered.

Source: iz