How to link aadhaar card to your bank account? If you are looking for an answer to this question, you are at the right place.
In this post I will show you two simple ways to link aadhaar and bank account. In this post I will particularly show you how you can link aadhaar card to your SBI account.
Method for linking aadhaar and bank account is similar in other cases as well. Whether you want to link aadhaar with pnb bank account, SBI, or any other, over all process is same. Finding options on site may differ.
Before I tell you how to link your aadhaar card to your bank account, I will tell you why it is very important for you to link aadhaar and bank account.
Although there are various uses of aadhaar card. But an important use of aadhaar card in near future will be cashless transactions.
India is moving towards a cashless economy. After demonetisation, people have started adopting various digital ways to perform financial transactions. But now Government is working on a system where people can pay using their fingerprints, subject to their aadhaar cards must be linked to their bank accounts.
Now you must have learnt how important it is to have a bank account linked to your aadhaar card. To survive in the cashless digital economy, having an aadhaar card linked to your bank account is must.
There are two ways to link aadhaar card to your bank account.
#Method 1 – Online method
First method to link aadhaar card & bank account is via e-banking. If you have online banking enabled in your bank account, you are just a login away to get your aadhaar linked to your bank account.
Follow these steps to link aadhaar and bank account.
- Login to your bank account.
- Click on link your aadhaar number.
- Enter your mobile number.
- Also enter your aadhaar number.
- Re enter aadhaar number to confirm.
- Tap on submit.
You just did it. Now you will receive an OTP on your mobile number to confirm your activity. Submit the OTP and your aadhaar card is linked to your bank account.
In case you don’t have e-banking enabled, you don’t need to worry. You can follow the method 2 and link your aadhaar card to your bank account.
#Method 2 – Offline method
Another way to link bank account and aadhaar card is very simple but traditional. You will have to visit your branch. Submit an application to link your aadhaar card to your bank account. Even you can submit an application to get net banking enabled on your account and then follow method number 1 to link aadhaar card to your bank account.