5 Reasons to use Zelle® for your small business

A safe, convenient way for businesses to receive and send money*


Getting paid should be the least complicated part of your day. Introducing Zelle for your small business. Now you can get paid in minutes* with just your business U.S. mobile number or email address. No checks. No cash. No hassle. Zelle makes receiving money from customers easy* — all from the convenience of our mobile app.

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Why you should consider Zelle for your business

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Get paid faster

  • Skip the trip to the bank and the hassle of waiting for checks and deposits to clear

  • Money is received in minutes* and available for immediate use

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54%

of small business owners surveyed currently use digital payments like Zelle to receive money1


“I would get paid faster and it would be more convenient for my customers.” — Joe M., Small Business Owner

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Keep more of your money

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Wells Fargo does not charge business customers to send or receive money with Zelle

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48%

of small business owners say low or no fees prompted them to transition to digital payments2


“No one likes paying a fee, especially when you are trying to make a payment.” — Justin X., Small Business Owner

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Available to millions

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100+ million

people already have access to Zelle through their banking app3

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78%

of consumers rank digital payment options as their most preferred method of payment4


Millions of customers already have access to Zelle through their banking app,5 and more banks and credit unions are added every year6

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Peace of mind

  • Avoid sharing sensitive account information by receiving payments using your business U.S. mobile number or email address

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Security

is the most critical factor for businesses when selecting a payment solution7


“Digital payments are faster, more convenient for both customers and my business, and more secure with a lower risk of fraud than checks.” — Todd S., Small Business Owner

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Easy to get started

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Since access to Zelle is already part of Wells Fargo Online® Banking, enrolling is a snap!

Learn more
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Log in and follow the step-by-step instructions to select your account and enroll your U.S. mobile number or email address

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1,2,7Small Business Engagement Research, C Space, March 2021

3,5About the Zelle Network,” Zelle, accessed March 11, 2021

4Digital Transformation of SMBs: The Future of Commerce,” Visa, accessed March 31, 2021

6Frequently Asked Questions,” Zelle, accessed March 31, 2021

*Enrollment with Zelle through Wells Fargo Online® or Wells Fargo Business Online® is required. Terms and conditions apply. Transactions typically occur in minutes when the recipient’s email address or U.S. mobile number is already enrolled with Zelle. Available to almost anyone with a U.S.-based bank account. For your protection, Zelle should only be used for sending money to friends, family, or others you trust. The Request feature within Zelle is only available through Wells Fargo using a smartphone. In order to send payment requests to a U.S. mobile number, the mobile number must already be enrolled with Zelle. Neither Wells Fargo nor Zelle offers a protection program for authorized payments made with Zelle. To send money to or receive money from an eligible small business, a consumer must be enrolled with Zelle through their financial institution. Small businesses are not able to enroll in the Zelle app, and cannot receive payments from consumers enrolled in the Zelle app. For more information, view the Zelle Transfer Service Addendum to Wells Fargo’s Online Access Agreement. Your mobile carrier’s message and data rates may apply.

Zelle and the Zelle-related marks are wholly owned by Early Warning Services, LLC and are used herein under license.

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