Loading your Bento Account and Viewing the Balance by Text is a feature that allows you to automatically check your balance and also add funds to your Bento account by sending in a simple text from your mobile phone.
***To use either feature, you must send the text from the account holder’s phone number that is linked to your Bento account.
Balance Info by Text: To use this feature, all you have to do is Text BAL to (415) 942-0692. A reply email will be sent giving you the current remaining balance in your Bento account.
Loading Account by Text: To use this feature, all you have to do is Text LOAD, with the dollar amount that you wish to load to (415) 942-0692. This will then, initiate a transfer from the funding source that you have linked to your Bento account.
**Loading by text is a Bento Transfer. Funds loaded by Bento Transfer will be available 2-3 business days from the date they are initiated.
Utilizing this feature will eliminate having to log into your desktop site to check your balance or load funds. Now, it can all be achieved by sending a simple text message.
Take advantage of these features today!!!