How do I deposit funds and view my Bento account balance by SMS Text?*

* Standard text messaging rates from your wireless service provider may apply.

To use SMS text with Bento, you must send the SMS text from the primary account holder’s phone number that is linked to the Bento account. 


Balance info by SMS Text

Text BAL to (415) 942-0692. A reply email will be sent giving you the current available balance in your Bento account.


Initiate Funds Transfer by SMS Text

Text LOAD, along with the dollar amount that you wish to load, to (415) 942-0692.

Example: LOAD $250

This will initiate a Bento Transfer from the funding source that you have linked & verified with your Bento account. Bento Transfers will be available 1-3 business days from the date they are initiated.




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