Effective October 3, 2022, Maya will be offering FREE cash in for all our partners except Banks up to P8,000 per user.
Cash in via our partner banks will continue to be free for our customers.

Mag-cash In na sa Maya gamit ang Smart Padala!

Sa Smart Padala, libre na ang cash in sa Maya! Alamin kung paano mag-cash in sa libu-libong Smart Padala agents nationwide upang makakuha ng 100% balik bayad sa iyong Service Fee.

Simple steps to cash in using Smart Padala

With 30,000 agents nationwide.
  1. Inform the Smart Padala agent that you would like Cash in to your Maya account
  2. To Cash in via Code, tap "Cash In" on your app and click "Smart Padala via code"
  3. Give your Cash in code to the agent
  4. Give your payment along with valid ID to the agent
  5. Wait for the confirmation message via SMS before you leave the branch

*A service fee of Php15 will be charged for transactions worth Php1000 and below. Php7.50 will be charged for every additional Php500.
*Minimum add money amount is Php100.

One of the biggest benefits of using e-wallets like Maya is convenience. It doesn't matter if you're paying your monthly utility dues or buying something at the supermarket. With Maya, you'll spend less time lining up and counting bills and coins. As a result, you'll have more time to spend doing more important things. You'll also minimize the risk of transmitting germs because you minimize contact between you and other people.

Another thing that makes Maya so convenient is that you have so many options to cash in to your account. Some of these methods include the following:

  • Online
    - Linked bank accounts (via InstaPay or PESONet)
    - Linked debit or credit cards
  • Over the Counter
    - Supermarkets and department stores (through assigned business centers)
    - Convenience Stores
    - Drug Stores
    - Pawnshops
    - Payment hubs
    - Pay&Go and Touchpay kiosks

You can also cash in to Maya via Smart Padala. Smart Padala is a mobile remittance service, which allows users to send and receive money abroad, pay bills, reload their mobile prepaid numbers, and more.

How to Cash in to Using Smart Padala

With more than 30,000 agents nationwide, Smart Padala is one of the most accessible methods to Cash in to your Maya account. To do so, simply follow these easy steps:

  1. Tell the Smart Padala agent that you want to top-up your Maya account
  2. Tap "Cash In" on your Maya app and then choose "Smart Padala via code"
  3. Give your Cash in code to the Smart Padala agent
  4. Give your payment and a valid ID (the ID is for verification purposes)
  5. Wait for the SMS confirmation message as proof of the successful transaction

Once you receive the SMS confirmation, check your Maya account. The amount should be immediately credited and ready for use. Do note that the minimum Cash in amount for Smart Padala is Php 100. Moreover, there is a 1.5% charge if you use Smart Padala for Maya transactions (e.g., Php 1.50 per Php 100).

Pay Your Bills and More With Maya

Once you've added money to your account, you can now use Maya to pay your bills, make purchases, buy discounted prepaid credits, and more. You can also transfer money directly to banks and other Maya accounts.

If you don't have a Maya account yet, you can download it for free through the App Store, Google Play Store, and the Huawei App Gallery. Then, register using your mobile number. You can also upgrade your account to unlock more features, such as higher daily transaction limits.

About Smart Padala

Smart Padala is an award-winning remittance program that's been breaking barriers since it was launched on August 1, 2004. It's the first international cash remittance service in the world that's linked to the users' mobile devices, and it's also the only Filipino finalist in the 2004 Asian Innovation Awards.

Smart, which is behind Smart Padala, is one of the leading telecommunications services providers in the country. The company is a wholly owned subsidiary of PLDT Inc., and it reaches over 96% of the country and serves more than 71 million Filipinos. In recent years, Smart has invested in innovations that support the Philippines' growing digital economy. The partnership between Smart Padala and Maya is one of the many endeavors that the company is supporting as part of its vision to inspire Filipinos to make a better tomorrow.

Products and Services 

Initially designed to provide local and international remittance services, Smart Padala has expanded its repertoire to include bills payment, loading services, and cash in services for Maya customers.

You can use the services of a Smart Padala agent or remittance center to send money to your Maya account. Alternatively, you can carry out this transaction using the Maya app, adding money to your Maya funds in a matter of minutes!

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