Cash prizes totaling Rs 1.8 million await Commercial Bank’s Online Banking customers who use the platform for personal banking transactions, under an exciting promotional campaign just unveiled by the Bank to stimulate wider usage.
The Bank said it will select three winners each month from July to December 2018 for cash prizes of Rs 100,000 each under this promotion designed to benefit existing users, new customers who enroll for Online Banking and inactive Online Banking customers.
To qualify for each monthly draw, existing users must perform five Online Banking transactions including three bill payments within a month; newly-enrolled customers who activate the facility must perform three transactions including two bill payments; and inactive users who reactivate the facility are also required to perform three transactions including two bill payments.
One winner is to be chosen from each of these three categories each month, making a total of 18 winners for 2018, the Bank said.
Commercial Bank’s Online Banking facility supports bill payments to more than 68 entities in nine categories such as Telephone, Electricity, Water, Credit Cards, Insurance, Pay TV, Schools and Rates. It also offers customers the ability to check balances of their current, savings, investment, loan, and credit card accounts, and to transfer funds between own accounts and to registered third parties who have Commercial Bank accounts, on a real-time basis around the clock.
Additionally, Online Banking customers of Commercial Bank can apply for Fixed Deposits, Personal Loans and Housing Loans; invest in Treasury Bills and effect payments for share trading via this highly secure, sophisticated and user-friendly banking platform.
Commercial Bank continuously promotes this channel via SMS invitations and reminder calls, rewards on usage with Bill Bonus campaigns, User Activation campaigns, face-face acquisition campaigns at branches and free Online Banking offers.
The only Sri Lankan bank to be ranked among the Top 1000 banks of the world for eight years consecutively, Commercial Bank operates a network of 261 branches and 775 ATMs in Sri Lanka. The Bank has won more than 30 international and local awards in 2016 and 2017 and has over the years received multiple awards as Sri Lanka’s Best Bank, Best Trade Bank, Strongest Bank and Most Respected Bank from a number of local and international institutions and publications.
Commercial Bank’s overseas operations encompass Bangladesh, where the Bank operates 19 outlets, Myanmar, where it has a Representative Office in Yangon, the Maldives, where the Bank has a fully-fledged Tier I Bank with a majority stake and Italy, where the Bank operates its own money transfer service.