Bill Pay Services
DISH provides a lot of convenient ways to its customer for paying their bills as per their plans/packages they subscribe to. In this article we discuss the details of the payment options offered by the company for making bill payments.
In order to use this service, customers need to first register themselves on the website by logging on to mydish.com/mybilling . They need to provide their phone number and 16 Digit Account Number OR 16 Digit Receiver Number. For security purposes customers need to enter a 4 digit security number along with the last 4 digits of their Social Security Number. An email id is also required to be added through which DISH can contact the customer and send them paperless bills. After their account is set up , customers need to login to their account, click Edit and then select ‘ON’ in the Billing Preferences Screen. In the payment form, the payment details are to be entered and then the form needs to be submitted. The customers need their credit or debit card to make the payment or alternatively their bank account number and routing number. These details are to be entered as the Payment Information in the payment form. Another mode of online payment is through direct debit from the customers’ bank account. This provides the advantage of automated on time payment without manual interference.
Over the phone
DISH provides an automated system that helps the customers to make payments through a step by step guide. The toll free number to call is 1-800-333-3474 ( 1-800-333-DISH). However if the customer needs an agent, to facilitate the payment process, an additional service fee of $5 is charged to the customer.
Customers can find the nearest cash collection centre by using their zip code after clicking on ‘Pay-in-Cash-Locator’. Cash payments attract an additional fee for the service. Additionally customers can select a variety of services that those cash counters offer. Such services are like Moneygram, PreCash, In Person Payment, ACE Cash Express, Western Union Convenience. The service charges vary depending on the mode of payment selected.
Based on the customers’ state or territory, DISH has provided addresses where payments can be sent through mail. Payments sent though mail requires a maximum of 10 business days to be credited to the customers’ account.
If a DISH customer has a Pageonce account then he/she can navigate from there to the online bill pay section of mydish.com.