Last August Citibank Singapore launched its mobile banking platform to enable their customers greater banking options. The can be seen as an all-in-one solution that allows customers to do regular banking transactions and get real-time information through their mobile phones. I’ll show you one of their key services — Citi Mobile.
Citibank customers can take advantage of the new service using their existing Citibank Online logins:
There are no additional tools to download and uses a two-factor authentication through an encrypted connection. The One-Time PIN (OTP) is sent via a flash SMS, an SMS that is sent as a layer on top of your browser for mobile banking browser-supported mobile phones. This would mean that you do not have to close your browser to check the OTP in your SMS inbox. Take a look at the screen shot:
In addition, no financial information is stored on the mobile phone. The security features of Citi Mobile ensures it is as secure as Citibank Online.
Essentially Citi Mobile is a streamlined version of Citibank Online targeting mobile users. You can perform payment transfers as you would in Citibank Online which is the full fledge internet banking destination for Citibank:
To use Citi Mobile, just go to www.citibank.com.sg with your mobile phone.
The following services are offered via Citi Mobile:
- Card and bank accounts balance enquiry
- Card and bank accounts transactions enquiry
- Credit card payment due date and credit limit enquiry
- FX rates information
- Funds transfer & bill payment
- Information on the best Gourmet Pleasures dining and other deals from Citibank Gourmet Pleasures
- ATM and branch locator via FindMyCiti
For more details, check out Citi Mobile at Citibank’s home page.