Wednesday, February 21, 2024

NewsHorizon

Where your horizon expands every day.

Business

GCash provides online shopping safeguarding through GInsure at a cost of P34.


Nowadays, people can purchase a wide range of items, from clothing and appliances to groceries and utilities, through online platforms. This trend is also observed among many Filipinos who are prioritizing safety and security in their online transactions. As part of its dedication to ensuring safety, GCash, the top finance super app in the Philippines, provides ‘Online Shopping Protect’ (OSP) through GInsure to assist Filipinos in making worry-free online purchases.

GCash, together with Chubb Insurance, has created the OSP to address the protection needs of Filipinos against deceitful sellers, particularly with the increase in holiday sales. For just P34, users can avail of 60 days of coverage up to P20,000 for all their online transactions. This insurance provides coverage for situations such as undelivered orders, accidental damage, inaccurate product descriptions, and theft.

If GCash is selected as the payment method, this insurance will automatically be included, allowing for easy integration of coverage for online purchases on 1,500 websites. This includes widely used e-commerce sites like Shopee, Zalora, and TikTok.

“We are committed to turning our vision of providing finance for all into a reality. At the same time, we prioritize safeguarding our customers in every possible manner. With OSP, our goal is to reduce instances of fraud, such as delivery scams involving transactions made through GCash. We have also made sure that this service is affordable and easily accessible to everyone through GInsure,” stated Winsley Bangit, GCash’s Vice President for New Businesses.

When making purchases on the internet, customers can easily go to the checkout page and leave the box checked below that outlines the product’s coverage. Then, they can pay the total amount and complete their transaction. It’s a fast and simple process!

Unexpected life challenges may arise at any time, and it is reassuring to know that your purchases are protected from potential complications for a small fee.

Haven’t joined GCash yet? You can download the app for free from Google Play or the App Store. For additional details, please visit www.gcash.com.ph.

 


Spotlight is a segment on BusinessWorld that is sponsored and provides advertisers with the opportunity to increase their brand’s reach and engage with BusinessWorld’s readers by allowing them to post their content directly on the BusinessWorld website. To learn more, please email [email protected].

Come join us on Viber by clicking the link https://bit.ly/3hv6bLA for more updates. Subscribe to BusinessWorld’s titles and access exclusive content at www.bworld-x.com.