Believe it or not, digitalization is here.
People are constantly on the move from traditional to digital or mobile banking methods.
In fact, according to digital banking trends and statistics, over 64 percent of Gen Z have a financial account with a Neobank or other fintech.
Varo is a popular Neobank that has been operating for years now. It offers a variety of unique features, including a checking account, savings account, debit card, and cash advance.
If you've used Varo for a while now, you probably know how money transfers through Varo are time-consuming — and of course, you'll be happy to know that there's a way to expedite these transfers.
For sure, integrating Varo with Zelle will make them even faster — but does Varo work with Zelle?
In this article, we'll see whether does Varo work with Zelle and how you can effortlessly link Varo to Zelle for making expedited money transfers.
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Does Varo Work With Zelle?
Yes, Varo does work with Zelle.
Zelle is conveniently available in your Varo app under the "Move Money" section.
You can enroll with Zelle directly in your Varo app and start sending money through Zelle — making your money transfers even faster than ever before.
How Do I Enroll With Zelle At Varo?
It is very easy to enroll with Zelle at Varo.
However, you'll need to have a qualifying direct deposit in the last 31 days to be eligible to enroll with Zelle at Varo.
To enroll with Zelle through the Varo app:
- Open the Varo app and log in to your account.
- Go to the "Move Money" section.
- Select Zelle and follow the prompts to enroll.
How Do I Link Varo To Zelle?
Linking Varo to Zelle app is a great way to use them together if you don't want to enroll with Zelle through the Varo app.
You'll typically be linking your Varo debit card to the Zelle app.
To do so:
- Open the Zelle App.
- Go to "Settings."
- Select "Account."
- Choose "Switch Accounts."
- Enter your Varo debit card details.
- Tap "Continue."
- Enter your Address.
- Finally, tap "Continue." to link your Varo bank to Zelle.
Can I Use Zelle If I Have Varo?
Yes, you can use Zelle if you have Varo.
In fact, you'll typically be accessing Zelle directly from the Varo app since these two work together.
How To Transfer Money From Varo To Zelle
Varo works with Zelle, yeah it's sure. But can you transfer money from Varo to Zelle?
You can't directly transfer money from Varo to Zelle. Before hanging on your own thoughts, let me tell you why you can't transfer funds from Varo to Zelle.
Varo is an online bank and you can store funds there. However, Zelle does not yet offer a virtual wallet where you can store funds virtually.
However, if you're looking to transfer money from Varo to another Zelle user, you can link Varo to Zelle and transfer money from your Varo Bank account directly to the other Zelle user's bank account.
How Long Does Varo Zelle Take?
Linking your Varo to Zelle doesn't take long — it only requires a few steps. Once you've enrolled for Zelle through Varo, you can start transferring funds to other Zelle users' bank accounts within minutes.
Why Won't Varo Let Me Use Zelle?
There are a couple of reasons why Varo won't let you use Zelle, which include:
- You have exceeded your daily and/or monthly limit.
- Your account and/or option to use Zelle may be suspended.
- Your recipient may not be enrolled in Zelle.
Where Is Zelle On My Varo Account?
Zelle is located in the "Move Money" tab in the Varo app. To find Zelle:
- Open the Varo app.
- Tap the "Move Money" tab.
- Select "Zelle".
You can also find Zelle by searching for it in the Varo app.
If you have not enrolled in Zelle yet, you will be prompted to do so when you open the Zelle section of the app. To enroll, you will need to enter your Varo account information and verify your identity.
Once you are enrolled in Zelle, you can start sending and receiving money with Zelle through Varo.
Frequently Asked Questions
Does Zelle work with Cash App?
No, Zelle does not work with Cash App. However, there are a couple of ways to send money from Zelle to Cash App.
How much can you withdraw from Varo?
You can withdraw up to $1,000 from an ATM per day.
Does Varo transfer money instantly?
Yes, now that Varo works with Zelle, you can transfer money instantly and straight into your recipient's bank account.
Varo is a popular online-only bank that offers a couple of unique banking features.
Varo does work with Zelle and you can conveniently access Zelle through your Varo app under the "Move Money" section.
Plus, using Varo with Zelle doesn't incur any fees, since this money transfer service is free to use.