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How does Osko by BPAY work?
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What does the name Osko by BPAY mean?
BPAY conducted consumer research and went through extensive branding exercises with multiple specialist agencies before deciding on the name Osko by BPAY. The BPAY name will be used to support the new brand as it becomes established to share the reliability, trust, and expertise in payments that BPAY has become synonymous with.
How is BPAY different from Osko by BPAY?
BPAY is the easiest way to make bill payments. It’s packed with smart features to make paying bills less complicated, such as bill scheduling. With BPAY View you can make bills even easier to manage by getting your bills sent straight to your online bank account. Where, you can view, pay and store bills securely.
Osko by BPAY is an innovative payment service which allows Australians to make and receive faster payments to each other via any participating bank. Rather than waiting hours or days for money from someone, who happens to use a different bank, your money can now be moved in real-time with cleared funds in under a minute. Osko by BPAY could be used when paying at a group dinner, socialising, or even paying a plumber on the spot. Osko by BPAY enables payments to one another more conveniently than ever before. And, with PayID you can use more easy to remember information like an email address or mobile number to make and receive payments rather than a BSB and Account number. The person’s PayID name will be visible before the payment is made, so you know exactly who you are paying.
How is Osko by BPAY different from BPAY? Will it replace BPAY or BPAY View?
No, Osko won't replace BPAY.
Osko by BPAY is a complementary service to BPAY and BPAY View, bringing new and alternative ways for Australians to pay. It is a person-to-person payment service.
BPAY Payments is a consumer-to-organisation bill payment service and BPAY View is a bill presentment service.
How secure is Osko by BPAY?
As Osko by BPAY is created through our online banking channel it meets all the security demands applied.
We are committed to safeguarding your personal details. As always, you should remain alert to the possibility of cons and scams particularly if you receive unexpected requests via social media, emails, SMS or calls for urgent payments or account information.
Learn about the ways we protect you and how you can protect yourself online—you can click here to learn more or visit scamwatch.gov.au