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When water cooler conversations at office shift from pleasantries about weekend getaways to gripes about arduous expense processes, one can be certain that the most painful time of the month is looming large. Paper receipts fly out of employees' wallets in the bleak hope of speedy reimbursement, department overspends spring out at surprised managers....more

B2B payments firm Happay is looking up. The company told reporters this week that it has reached the 500 client mark for its B2B mobile wallet solution, and that it will now seek additional funding to continue this growth....more

In today’s world, chief experience officers (CXOs) need detailed and accurate information about expenses, in a timely manner, in order to take decisions that are often highly time sensitive. Financial reports and data are crucial for financial decision making, and poor visibility severely hampers the quality of this data...more

Travel and expense (T&E) management is not as simple as it used to be a decade ago. Ask a CFO who precariously walks the tightrope between employee contentment and budget control. According to the Global Business Travel Association (GBTA), business travel spends are all set to snowball their way into the coming years. Bolstered by the Modi-led Government,...more

"Happay is an online expense management system for businesses that lets them issue cards to employees and track the spending real time, define spending policies and set spending limits among other things. It is a Web- and mobile-based solution. “All the transactions done using the Happay Card (accepted at all Visa points of sale online, offline and ATMs)...more

"The next time you order grocery from an online retailer, the delivery boy may swipe a debit card at the nearest kirana store or petrol station. In order to control leakages and reduce cash handling, grocery and hyperlocal startups in India have started handing out debit cards and virtual wallets to delivery boys....more

"Today , they have some 500 business customers and are growing rapidly . But early in their venture, there were times when they felt they would fail, times when they desperately felt like getting back to the cushy corporate jobs that they had left behind. Anshul Rai and Varun Rathi had joined Tata Power and Microsoft, respectively , after graduating from IIT Kharagpur in 2010. Two years down, they quit the jobs to found Happay , an expense management solution for businesses...more

"The first product we created was peer-to-peer payments app. It was the first network and bank agnostic payments app in India," says Varun Rathi, Co-Founder at Happay, talking about how the company evolved from a B2C to a B2B solution in February this year. The change in focus seems to have paid off,...more

Tracking expenses in an organisation is very difficult. Even today an employee has to submit bills. Many of these bills cannot be verified and there are also many cash payments that companies cannot keep track of...more

The term ‘petty’ has been carried over as legacy, but the volumes have become sizeable percentage of the ‘Operational cash-flow’ of a business. It's funny it is still called petty cash, but now it needs to be controlled and tracked with equal (if not more) sophistication as other Business Expenses.....more

Expense management of employees has always been a challenge for employers. Even for the employee, saving bills, sorting them out and getting them in place consumes a huge amount of time. Most business expenses are still made in cash, and the management has no real control or visibility into how their money is being spent....more

With digital technology in the reach of small businesses, Indian tech start-ups, which traditionally had clients only in the US and Europe, are looking to sell more to small and medium businesses (SMBs) in India...more

Happay, a start-up has introduced a tool that helps most businesses tackle petty expenses on real time. While almost every business function has been automated today, expense management hasn’t seen much innovation and has remained largely paper-based for a very long time...more

On-demand delivery firm Grofers has partnered with Happay, a start-up, which provides pre-paid card-based business expense management solution.Grofers will disburse cash to its delivery executives through Happay’s card...more

happay, a city-based startup specialising in the payments services, has raised $500,000 (about Rs 3 crore) from AngelPrime, a seed-stage fund based in Bengaluru. The three-year old company offers customised prepaid cards that can help companies quit the tedious process of managing expense claims by automation...more

Founded in 2012, happay is a business expense management solution that streamlines an organization’s expense workflow. It is an end-to-end solution that take cares of expense management to reporting and gives real-time visibility and control over business spending...more

On the sidelines of LetsIgnite (an event organised for angel investors in India by online deal-making platform LetsVenture on April 22), leading VC funds like IDG Ventures and Lightspeed Venture Partners told e27 that fin-tech is the next industry — after consumer Internet — that is poised to see the most number of actions in the coming years...more

Bangalore-based expense management service Happay has partnered with RBL bank to launch Happay Visa Cards for corporates with built-in expense management service. As part of this partnership Happay will offer its cloud-based expense management solution that can manage, monitor and track expenses on the card remotely...more

India-based startup happay is looking to disrupt the nation’s expense reporting segment. The company has teamed up with RBL Bank to launch a new credit card for business customers that helps organize and automate the expense reporting process...more

Happay Card is a product of start-up Happay, founded by IITians from Kharagpur, Anshul Rai and Varun Rathi in 2012. It is one of its kind, business expense management solution that streamlines an organization’s expense workflow from end-to-end (expense reporting to accounting) and gives real-time visibility...more

TLabs incubated expense management & mobile wallet service provider Happay has tied-up with RBL Bank to launch Happay Visa Cards for corporate entities with built-in expense management service, reports The Economic Times. As part of the deal, Happay’s cloud-based expense management service will be integrated...more

Business expense management solutions firm Happay has tied up with RBL Bank to launch the 'happay Business Expense VISA Card' that allows businesses to easily record expenses and manage accounts. The system allows organizations to replace their manual business expense management systems with VISA cards... more