There used to be a time when we had to rush in the middle of our work and stand in long queues at the recharge stores for our postpaid bill payment. Then came modern technology for our rescue. With several digital platforms that help us pay our bills online, there are only a few that can be trusted completely in order to keep our bank details safe. We have put together a list of trusted platforms that are free and easy to use for your online bill payments –

  • Google Pay- We all know that Google is a trusted and secured utility and is used in almost everything, ranging from our emails to our video meetings. Our phone and social handles are managed by Gmail. With advanced security systems, Google Pay is one of the extensively used applications for digital payments. The application is free to use and can be downloaded by Android as well as iOS users. The application is simple to use and works on the UPI system. The user needs to create their ID by providing their number and bank details. The app is also known for its amazing rewards given to users in the form of cash backs and coupon codes.
  • Airtel Payments Bank- The platform is a separate entity. If you think that Airtel Payments Bank is used only for Airtel bill payment, then you are wrong. This is a UPI enabled digital payment platform and anyone can carry out their transactions easily using its official website. People need to link their bank accounts with BHIM. In order to make any transaction, they will have to first transfer the amount in their digital wallet and then proceed. The platform can be used for DTH recharge, mobile recharge, utility payments, etc.
  • Phone Pe- It is one of the commonly used apps in the country for digital payments. You can make any payments using the app including the online postpaid bill payment, electricity bill, DTH, insurance, money transfers, etc. The app also works on the BHIM UPI method. This is a user friendly and free to use application. The users need to set up their UPI ID in the app and link their bank with the app for easy transactions. Upon every successful transaction, you get exciting rewards which include different coupon codes.


There is a long list of digital apps used for online payments but not each one of them is secured. You need to be attentive when it comes to digital payments, otherwise, your hard-earned money will be gone in a few minutes. The above-mentioned platforms are secure and safest to use. So, what are you waiting for? Install these apps on your mobiles and save yourself a lot of time and make your transactions easy.