The advent of E-commerce has made lives easy for many of us with hectic schedules. We can shop, book tickets, and even manage to make our day to day transactions including banking as well.
Just imagine sitting at your desk and getting your money transferred from one account to another in a matter of clicks. Well, to say the least is definitely possible and hardly takes any time and is safe too. And the best part, you needn’t even have to visit your bank.
If we talking about State Bank of India, transferring money online from your account to another account of the same Bank happens in a jiffy, in fact, it is as fast as sending an Email. If we talk about online money transfer from your SBI account to another Bank account, then that is also not a difficult task to manage.
You just need to follow some simple steps and it will be done. You can use this method to transfer money to HDFC, Punjab National Bank, Axis bank, union bank of India, IDBI Bank, and all other Indian banks.
First, you have to register for SBI internet banking using a Debit card to transfer fund online. If you already have SBI net banking account, then follow the steps given below.
Enlisted below are the simple steps to initiate an online money transfer from your SBI bank account to other bank accounts via internet banking:
Step 1. The first step is to log in to your internet banking account on OnlineSBI Internet Banking website https://www.onlinesbi.com.
If you are new user open an account with SBI bank, you will get a booklet specifying detail as to how to create an Internet Banking account. You have to collect booklet manually from your SBI branch.
Step 2. Before you initiate a transfer to other bank accounts via your SBI account, you need to first add the payee as beneficiary. For this you should go to the Manage Beneficiary link under the Profile tab. You have to add the intra-beneficiary account for SBI to other SBI money transfer.
Now you need to fill in details like Name, account number, Address and IFSC code. Post doing so, click on submit. Now, you would need to wait for up to a day maximum for the bank to approve the beneficiary. Once the beneficiary has been approved by the bank, its status will turn to be active.
Read the step by step instructions: How to Add beneficiary in SBI online
After Adding the Beneficiary to your account, follow below steps to transfer fund online
Step 5. Once the beneficiary status turns to active, you need to click on ‘Payment/ Transfer‘ from the top menu.
Step 6: From the list of fund transfer options, click on ‘other Bank transfer‘ located just below outside SBI.
Step 7. The next step is to select the payment option from amongst NEFT, IMPS or RTGS. I prefer NEFT, so select NEFT as a payment option and click on proceed button.
Step 8. The next step is to then select the Beneficiary name, choose any purpose, accept terms & conditions and enter the amount to be transferred, click on submit button. You might need to verify your details once again, and you must make sure all the details are correct and hit submit button.
Step 9. One time password will be sent to your registered mobile number. Enter OTP and click confirm button to complete the ongoing transaction. This essentially completes the process from your end.
The money will be credited to the beneficiary/payee’s account within 8-24 Hours. If you have initiated the fund transfer in non-working Days, then it will be scheduled for next working Day.
As highlighted above, transferring money from one account to the other in an interbank transaction is so easy. The best part is that you needn’t even go to your Bank branch. The process is both hassle-free and secure too.
Moreover, your Internet Banking account summary on the SBI bank website will have all the details of transactions undertaken. The tabs are very self-explanatory and easy to navigate. So sit back, relax and easily do your banking transactions online in a matter of minutes.
Article Updated: 7 April 2017