March 12, 2015
Venmo recently made a few updates to its account notifications system, and will be releasing additional product updates in the near future. To enhance the security of Venmo accounts, any time there is a change to users’ primary email address, password, or phone number, users will immediately receive an email notification.
Here’s how the new feature works:
Additionally, Venmo is also working towards being more responsive to users’ support inquiries. Venmo will be rolling out multifactor authentication (MFA), among other product features, to further enhance user security and experience.
It’s only appropriate that Venmo is focusing on these essential product updates. Last month, Venmo had suffered a major outage. The service also faced several issues some days before the outage, which led to payments and cashouts not being displayed on a user’s feed.
Despite a few setbacks, Venmo is maintaining its strategy of offering more features to users to keep them loyal to the service. Venmo had added a slew of new features in November last year. These updates were also made with the intention of adding extra layers of security. These updates included: