Here Are Our Favorite Announcements at GCash Futurecast 2024

Futurecast 2023 gave us a great preview of all the improvements GCash is making with its eWallet platform which includes Global Pay and a much safer platform. For Futurecast 2024, GCash announced new improvements that are geared towards added convenience and more options for cashing in. READ MORE: 2023 GCash Futurecast: Global Pay, FREE Int’l […]

Here’s How to Use GCash Abroad Seamlessly

One of the biggest GCash features that has rolled out is the ability to use the eWallet service for transactions abroad with Global Pay. Recently, GCash has been promoting the conveniences of Global Pay with a campaign featuring Megan Young and Mikael Daez, who went around Tokyo, Japan, and used their GCash accounts to do […]

BPI App to Impose GCash Cash-In Fees by March 1

Heads up GCash Users: starting March 1, all cash-ins made via the BPI app (via the Load e-Wallet option) will be charged a Php 10 transaction fee. This is double the Php 5 cash-in fee that GCash charges if you top up using your linked BPI and Unionbank accounts. READ MORE: GCash to Charge Transaction […]

GCash and Heart Introduce a New Era of Financial Progress

As it continues to pave the way for giving financial inclusion for all Filipinos, GCash enters its era of financial progress with tapping Heart Evangelista-Escudero as its endorser. The partnership kicked off last February 7 with the live filming of the first episode of GCash Spotlight featuring Heart and Boy Abunda as host. Set to […]

Here’s Why the GCash App Disappeared from the Play Store

A lot of users panicked last night (January 31) when the GCash app disappeared from the Google Play Store. This prompted ill-wishers to spread fake news that users should pull out all of their money in GCash because the app allegedly ceased to exist. READ MORE: GCash App Disappears From Play Store, Still Works In […]

GCash App Disappears From Play Store, Still Works In Philippines

Last night the GCash app suddenly disappeared from the Google Play Store. As of press time (2 AM) the app is nowhere to be found, which is unusual, but not unprecedented. Unfortunately, the GCash app disappearing from the Play Store has already generated a lot of fake news online, specifically some netizens claiming that GCash […]

GCash Send Money Protect will NOT Unsend Money

Just a few days ago, GCash officially rolled out its Send Money Protect feature, where users pay an additional Php 30 to ensure that the money they sent will be insured in case of any fraudulent transactions. We were able to try out the feature several months ago during its soft launch, and it seems […]

How To Pay Your PLDT Bill With GCash

Forget the lines – being able to pay your PLDT bill using mobile wallets like GCash has got to be one of the most convenient things ever devised by a fintech. If you’re still lining up at Bayad Stations or at SM Payment counters, this guide is for you – just follow along and you’ll […]

How to transfer money from GCash To Maya

It doesn’t seem like it, but there’s an easy way to transfer money from one rival e-wallet to another. While GCash is still the dominant player in the local e-wallet scene, there are times when having to transfer money to Maya to pay for something makes more sense. Maya, for example, has attractive interest rates […]

Philippine Airlines Partners with GCash for Exclusive Promos

Booking flights with Philippine Airlines is now made easier with its partnership with GCash. The integration of Philippine Airlines with GCash means that users can make use of features like GGives and GLife to help them book flights conveniently. The partnership was made official with the signing of a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) at Bonifacio […]

It’s Not just You: GCash is Down As Of November 3, 2023

If you are having problems with your GCash acccount, you are not the only one: we’ve been receiving reports that GCash is down as of November 3, 2023. A quick search of “GCash down” over X (Twitter) reveals that a lot of users are complaining that they could not use their GCash properly. Most of […]

How to Apply for GCash Send Money Protect

One of the concerns about using eWallets like GCash is the odds of falling into a scam. We previously made a tutorial on what you should do in case you got scammed in GCash, and the fintech platform has since made efforts to reduce scams on its platform. Staying true to its promise, GCash recently […]