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Pay someone, with just their phone number

Sign up to Paym and you can send and receive money to and from your 1st Account to anyone who's also signed up, just using their mobile number.

Why use Paym?

  • because it's all done through our App, sending and receiving money is quick, easy and secure
  • no need to share your account details with others
  • less need to carry cash or use cheques
  • if you have an iPhone and biometric (Touch or Face) ID, you can also make Paym payments by Siri. Just ask Siri® to make the payment for you ('Hey Siri, please pay Jon £15 from first direct').

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