Overdue Invoice: Sample SMS Payment Reminders
SMS is an essential tool for Organisation Finance & Marketing Department, Financial institutions and Lenders to build stronger customer relationships and avoid loan default. SMS Alert Let Customers Know When Their Bill is Overdue which is among the simplest features of a Payment Reminder SMS capability. ediarosms has the ability to send a simple text message to a customer informing them their invoice is unpaid and overdue. This feature works for everything from unpaid phone, product/service purchase invoice, utility and gym bills to name just a few examples, to reminding a customer their latest instalment on a lay-by purchase has been missed. Payment Reminder SMS alerts also offer an important element of personalisation, allowing you to create your own written text to be incorporated into the automated reminder message, which might include providing a contact number or email address so they can directly discuss any payment issues with a customer service representative. You could even add a shortened URL link back to the payment gateway of your website, allowing the customer to immediately pay their outstanding bill with their Debit/Credit Card (Verve, Mastercard, Visa etc), Bank Transfer (Bank Deposit/Internet Banking Transfer), Digital Currencies (Bitcoin. PerfectMoney) thus resolving the problem on the spot.
At ediarosms, we understand that maintaining strong relationships with customers is an essential part for exceling in the financial industry (such as Service Organisations, Commercial Banks, Microfinance Banks, Co-operative Societies etc). That’s why we offer you all in one SMS service designed to help you find, develop, and enrich business relationships with your clients, members and business partners with SMS Text Messaging. You can send out billing and collection reminders, use pre-built message templates, and SMS E-signing. This can be integrated to your existing software or website with our simplified API to automate the process when payment is due. Customers without existing system can also engage our professional development team to develop a simple or hybrid system to meet their custom needs.
Payment Reminders Sample SMS
The templates below can be used by companies that need to send out courteous reminders to their customers of payments due. This is most common among insurance companies, financial institutions and other organizations.
- Insurance Due Reminder
Your medical insurance policy LEM48545H is overdue. Contact us for further details
- Payment Plan Reminder
Your loan is still outstanding. Call us today to discuss new payment options
- Unpaid Invoice Reminder
Your last payment for invoice 255274 is still pending. Please make payment immediately or call us at this number 08095029999
- Loan Due Date Reminder
Please remit payment for your monthly instalment for account IS45397475.
- Defaulted Loan Reminder
Your loan #87112594 is now defaulted. Call us immediately to discuss other options. ABC Credit
- This is a friendly reminder that your invoice 28965 payment is due next week on Friday, June 7th. I look forward to receiving your payment this week.
- I’m reaching out to let you know that a payment deadline is coming up for your last invoice.You can send a payment by check, PayPal, or credit card.
- Notice from Companyname -Your account is overdue by $2900 please contact us on email@example.com or call 08095029999 to reslove. Thank You.
Become a Priority
Most likely, yours is not the only bill your clients have to pay every month. Don’t wait until the payment is overdue to send them a reminder; make sure they know that paying you should be a priority. By reaching out ahead of time, you’re making it clear that you take your business and your cashflow seriously, and you expect them to do the same. You are engendering a relationship of mutual respect.
When your clients know you’re someone who expects to get paid promptly, you’ll be at the top of their list every time.
A text message is a great strategy to get immediate attention. ediarosms found that SMS messages have an almost perfect delivery rate at close to 100 per cent. Because SMS offers you less ‘real estate’ to write your message, keep these tips in mind:
- Use SMSs for bulletin or alert style messages.
- Be brief and to the point.
- No salutation required.
- Keep characters to around 200.
- Preview your message to ensure the reader doesn’t need to scroll too far.
Integrating with ediarosms robust API (Application Programming Interface) allows you to use your existing software to send messages and use our products directly, this streamlines the process of managing mobile groups and interacting with our platform.
Alternatively ediaro.com team can develop a custom APP to meet your custom requirement is required at a discounted rate.
ediarosms.com – Your Banking SMS Partner
At ediarosms, we understand the unique needs of the financial services industry and can help you harness the power of text messaging in your business. We offer an SMS platform—SMS APIs and web — for businesses of all sizes. Whether you need a cost-effective solution for sending individual payment reminders or complete SMS integration with your banking systems, our team of specialists will work with you every step of the way to ensure that you get the most out of your SMS investment.
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For support, contact ediarosms.com team via firstname.lastname@example.org or call (+234) 080-9502-9999.