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Send and receive money

with Zelle®

Cathay Bank and Zelle® logo

Introducing Zelle® — a fast, safe and easy way to send money to friends, family and other people you trust, regardless of where they bank.1

Whether you’re paying rent, gifting money, or splitting the cost of a bill, Zelle® has you covered.



Send money directly from your account to theirs — typically in minutes.1


Use Zelle® within the app you already trust. No account numbers are shared.


Send money using just an email address or U.S. mobile number.

Download the Cathay Bank App

App Store  Google Play

Enroll today and send money to friends and family:

1. Log into the Cathay Bank App

2. In the menu, go to Transactions, then click “Send Money with Zelle®”

3. Enroll your U.S. mobile number or email address

4. You’re ready to start sending and receiving money with Zelle®



  1. U.S. checking or savings account required to use Zelle®. At Cathay Bank, you may enroll using your checking or money market account. Transactions between enrolled users typically occur in minutes.
  2. In order to send payment requests or split payment requests to a U.S. mobile number, the mobile number must already be enrolled with Zelle®.

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


Zelle® Frequently Asked Questions

Cathay Bank

Email communication is not secure

Please do not include sensitive information such as account numbers or other personal information such as Social Security or Tax Identification numbers, driver’s license numbers, etc. in any email sent to us via this link.