Paytm has introduced a new version of its feature payment option- Paytm Postpaid in partnership with two NBFC. Paytm is India’s leading mobile platform. Paytm Postpaid is the feature by which we can buy something now and pay it later. Due to some problem, Paytm had closed its postpaid services, which were launched in 2019 with a partnership with ICICI Bank. We will review its features and Charges below.
Paytm has introduced three variants of its postpaid service – Lite, Delite, and Elite, which will be offered to users based on its partner-NBFC’s assessment.
Table of Contents
- Paytm Postpaid Edition
- Paytm Postpaid Features
- How to use Paytm Postpaid
- How to apply Paytm Postpaid
- Paytm Postpaid Eligibility criteria
- How to do Paytm Postpaid payment
- My Experience with Paytm Postpaid
- How to cancel of Postpaid-Paid Facility
Paytm Postpaid Edition
Postpaid Lite Comes with limits of Up to Rs.20 000/- and convenience charges with 0 to 4%. Postpaid Lite may be given to customers with little or NO credit score. Even if you have no credit score, you can apply Paytm Postpaid Lite. Generally, CIBIL Score from 0-700 is eligible for Paytm Postpaid Lite.
Postpaid Delite and Elite
Postpaid Delite and Elite comes with credit limit from Rs. 20000/- to 1, 00,000/- in monthly spends with no convenience charges.
‘Normally CIBIL Score from 700 to 900 are eligible for Paytm Postpaid Delite and Elite.
Paytm Postpaid Features
Paytm is offering the postpaid service in partnership with two NBFCs. The increase in the credit limit will allow customers to make payments for high-value items like furniture and consumer electronics.
|Edition||Postpaid Lite||Postpaid Delite and Elite|
|Credit Limit||Rs. 20000/-||Rs. 2000 to 1,00,000/-|
|Payment Due Date||7th of every month||7th of every month|
Pro Tip: You can also access passbooks to analyze monthly spends to plan everyday expenses.
Benefits of Paytm Postpaid Over Credit Cards
- No Document is required
- 0% Interest Rate.
- You will get better Rewards.
- Exclusive offers for Paytm Postpaid users on movies, bill payments.
How to use Paytm Postpaid
Paytm Postpaid can be available to buy groceries, milk, and other home essentials from neighborhood Kirana stores and at popular retail destinations such as Reliance Fresh, Haldiram, Apollo Pharmacy Croma, Shoppers Stop, among others.
Additionally, it can be used for various bill payments facilities available on Paytm, shopping on Paytm Mall, and online payments at internet apps such as Domino’s, Tata Sky, Pepperfry, HungerBox, Patanjali, Spencer.
How to apply Paytm Postpaid
Paytm Postpaid service is offered in partnership with two NBFCs with an instant credit line for various payments to Paytm app users. Here are details on how to apply Paytm Postpaid with a limit of Rs. 1, 00,000/-.
- Login to Paytm Account
- Go to the Postpaid icon in the Financial Services section.
- Apply for Postpaid services and give all KYC details, and Paytm will tell you the Credit limit after completing their online KYC with our partner NBFC.
- Please Refer to T & C of Paytm.-
Paytm Postpaid Eligibility criteria
The eligibility is decided by NBFC and Paytm based on your transaction history with Paytm. Paytm will check the transaction history, types of payment. When you apply for the Credit limit through the app, Paytm will check the CIBIL score. Credit limit and approval will be granted based on the above factor. Note that your age should be at least 18 years or more for geeting Paytm Postpaid.
How to do Paytm Postpaid payment
Every month, Paytm Postpaid will be generated on the 1st date of the month. You need to pay the bill through UPI, Debit Card, or through, on every 7th date of the month, which is the Payment date of Paytm postpaid. Paytm postpaid limit increases if you pay Bill in time regularly.
Paytm Postpaid EMI
You can also convert PAYTM POST purchases/outstanding into easy EMI, so that you can purchases the essentials without any budget constraints and pay back the amount in easy installments. Paytm postpaid EMI charges is up to 2%+ GST. So if you do shopping worth Rs.5000, then you have to pay addition Rs.118 as interest and GST Charges.
You can get more details at Paytm postpaid terms and conditions.
My Experience with Paytm Postpaid
I had applied credit limit through Paytm App and was granted a credit limit of Rs.56,250/- That’s means I can use these limits in any expenses like Bill pay, etc… Before you proceed with your limit approval, you need to give Credit confirmation to NFBC ( In my case Clix Finance India Private Limited).
The validity of Postpaid is only 24 months from the date of approval for Postpaid. Postpaid validity will be renewed. Payment through Postpaid is very smooth and hassle-free. The payment process is straightforward.
There is also late fee if you not due within limit ( Due date is 7th of every month). Here is the details of Late Fees.
|Outstanding Amount of Unpaid is||Late Fees( Per Month)|
|Less than Rs.100||Rs.0.00|
|Between Rs.101 and Rs.250||Rs.10|
|Between Rs.251 and Rs.500||Rs.25|
|Between Rs.501 and Rs.1000||Rs.50|
|Between Rs.1001 and Rs.2000||Rs.100|
|Between Rs.2001 and Rs.5000||Rs.250|
|The Late Fees are inclusive of applicable taxes.|
How to cancel of Postpaid-Paid Facility
You may choose to cancel the post-paid facility at any time by giving prior notice on the 24X7 help section of the Paytm Platform and repaying all of the outstanding amount and any other amount due hereunder (Prepayment charges).
Can we pay credit card bill by Paytm Postpaid
No, you can not pay Credit card Bill, through Paytm Postpaid services. Paytm postpaid can be used at Nearest Kirana stores, nearest mall such as Reliance Fresh, Haldiram, Apollo, Pharmacy, Croma, Shoppers Stop, and other stores where Paytm Postpaid is accepted. We can use this service to buy groceries, milk, and other home essentials from local shops.
There are no option to pay Credit card through Pattm Wallet and paytm Postpaid. If you have credit card outstanding and you are unbale to pay credit card bill on due date, then you can pay Credit card bill through another credit card balance that is known as Balance Transfer. Credit card balance transfer will vary from credit card provider.
How to increase my Paytm postpaid limit
This is simple tricks, increase you paytm use. If you use Paytm Postpaid services regularly and pay all outstanding balance on due date, your Limit will increase, As we already know, Paytm Postpaid limit is decided on the basis of paytm use History and CIBIL Score.
Paytm Postpaid Review
Paytm Postpaid is certainly a good option for Low credit score person or who has no credit card. Paytm Rewards voucher is not good to avail. So if you have no Credit card, then you use Paytm Postpaid issued by Paytm; otherwise, it's wise to use a credit card for all expenses for the sake of rewards points on the credit card.