Paytm and other mobile wallets have been enormously increasing since Prime Minister Narendra Modi announced the demonetization of the Rs. 500 and Rs. 1,000 notes. We were using online payment modes, but after the demonetization in 2016, the number of users of online payment modes increased rapidly. Mobile wallets have been a requirement for the average citizen, at least for those who have smartphones. Shortage of cash in hand and time increased the use of Paytm and pushed it to the top position among various online payment modes.
Paytm claims it’s the largest online payment platform in the country, with more than 150 million users. It also claims that it is safe and user-friendly. Despite having so many online payment apps, people generally rely upon Paytm. Are you too perplexed about what Paytm is and how Paytm works? If so, then read this blog and know what is Paytm and how does it work.
What is Paytm and how does it work?
Paytm is the full form of “Pay Through Mobile” with website and Android, Windows and iOS apps. Paytm, which is owned by One97 Communication, is a digital payment platform that enables you to deposit cash into the wallet or banks via online banking, debit cards and credit cards. It is a new e-commerce platform that has sculpted its reputation in a short span of time. The organization originally offered basic smartphone billing and utility bill options and today it provides customers with a broad marketplace for people on a single mobile app. You may pay for a variety of items without the usage of cash with the virtual money available in your Paytm wallet. You can use Paytm for DTH recharge, Metro card recharge, Uber, Ola, Bookmyshow, restaurant, mobile recharge, money transfer, etc. You can use Paytm App in two different ways, one is Paytm payments bank and the other is a wallet. You can easily make or accept payments at any time even if you don’t have liquid cash with you. If there’s no internet available, then you can scan a QR code & simply make a payment.
Features of Paytm
1. Recharge your mobile, DTH, Datacard, postpaid mobile.
2. Pay landline & other utility bills.
3. Recharges Data Card for BSNL, Reliance Net Connect, Tata Photon Plus, MTS Data Card & more.
4. Enjoy Shopping from millions of products
5. Pay your shopping bills in seconds
6. Get 24×7 Customer Care
7. Easy-to-use mobile app
How to use Paytm in PC?
First, we’d like to tell you that you can simply use Paytm n your PC to make online payments. The easiest way to use Paytm in your computer is via the internet browser. You can visit the official website of Paytm, log in with your correct username and password and use it to make digital payments.
The second way is to download the Paytm app on your computer. You must first download BlueStacks Emulator if you plan to use PayTM for PC, PayTM for Mac, or PayTM for Windows. Once the BlueStacks has been finished, open the Android emulator and search for PayTM within Google Play. Clearly, the PayTM app for your Desktop can be found and downloaded in the Google Play Store. Once you press the “Install” button, you will see that the entire download process looks the same as on your smartphone. Just pick your language and start using your PayTM on your PC or Mac via BlueStacks emulator.