start digital

DBS Start Digital Programme

More like a partner, less like a bank
With digital solutions to empower transformation

DBS Start Digital Programme

More like a partner, less like a bank
With digital solutions to empower transformation

At a Glance

Going digital is essential to power business growth and expansion. Here in DBS, we will help you kick start your digitalisation journey by offering you a suite of Digital Solutions for your business needs.

From Accounting, HR to Digital Marketing, Digital Transactions, Digital Collaboration and Cybersecurity. Sign up now for any 2 digital solutions to enjoy at least 6-month free subscription.

Our suite of digital solutions under the Start Digital Programme is curated together with our key partners and is supported by Enterprise Singapore and Infocomm Media Development Authority under SMEs Go Digital programme. Make use of the special discount today to power up your business!

Features & Benefits
savings

Business efficiency

Digital solutions to streamline business processes and financial management

productivity

Sales generation

Digital solutions to create customer awareness and generate new leads

Cybersecurity

Digital solutions to protect your network, digital assets and data

*Terms and conditions apply

Digital Solutions

Accounting

Financio

A cloud-accounting software designed for today’s smart businesses. Financio automates and simplifies your accounting tasks, enabling you to stay focused on growing your business. With automations, real-time reports, and mobile apps, you can easily manage your business finance and tax matters. Staying compliant is a breeze!

  • Free 12 months subscription for Essentials or Premier Plan
  • Sign up for the Essentials Plan at S$15/month, or Premier Plan at S$25/month
  • 12 months contract 

Xero

An accounting software that is Peppol ready and connects to 800+ apps across HR/payroll, inventory, point-of-sale and more to suit your business needs.

  • Free 6 months subscription for Starter Plan
  • Sign up for the Starter Plan at $33/month
  • 12 months contract
  • S$20 shopping voucher for successful sign ups*

*Only available for a limited period of time

 

Quickbooks

An accounting software that provides clients with a suite of smarter business tools to make more money, do less work and have complete confidence in running their business.

  • Free 6 months subscription
  • Sign up for the Simple Start Plan at $9/month, Essentials Plan at $18/month, or Plus Plan at $18/month
  • 12 months contract

 

Online HR/Payroll

Payboy

A cloud-based HRMS that is trusted by more than 300 companies and 15,000 users. This exclusive Payboy package offers full functionality of their Payroll and Leave modules.

  • Free S$480 credits giveaway (credits can be used to offset subscription fee)
  • Sign up at a preferential rate of S$3/staff/month (U.P. S$7/staff/month)
  • 12 months contract

 

Talenox

An all-in-one web based HRM solution that readily syncs information from its 3 different apps to one another in real-time. The Suite Plan gives you access to their Profile, Payroll, and Leave apps.

  • Free S$440 Talenox credits for Suite Plan subscription (U.P. S$40/month for first 5 employees) 
  • 30-Day SUITE trial and $440 worth of Talenox credits can help to offset your subscription for up to a maximum of 12 months
  • Sign up for the Suite Plan at $8.56/month/full-time employee and $4.28/month/part-time employee after the credit offset
  • 12 months contract

 

Digital Collaborations

Google Workspace

An integrated workspace that includes business email, chat, voice and video calling, document collaboration, cloud storage, task management, security tools, and admin controls.

  • Free 6 months subscription 
  • Free domain, 50GB backup and Time Sync (Total savings of $580/year)
  • Sign up for the Business Starter Plan (5 Users) at $40/month
  • 12 months contract

 

Digital Collections

DBS MAX

Our suite of DBS MAX solutions allows immediate collections from consumers or business partners, provides instant notifications and facilitates easy reconciliation.

  • 6 months Merchant Discount Rate waiver (U.P. 0.25% of total transaction)
  • Affordable digital collection tool. No set up fee required and simply pay as you use with a low Merchant Discount Rate
  • Access to analytics. Free access to the Merchant Services Portal that will give you insights on your monthly sales and transactions

 

Digital Platform

DBS IDEAL + DBS InvoiceNow

Whether you’re starting up, running the day-to-day or growing your business, DBS IDEAL helps you do it all from a single digital banking platform, personalised precisely the way you choose. So that you can focus on what matters most - your business.

  • All-in-one access on the go. Run your banking – give approvals, pay salaries, check balances and more – on any screen, anytime, anywhere
  • Smart tools and solutions right at your fingertips. Access everything from cash management and FX to trade finance solutions, on a single dashboard
  • Keeps you ahead of the competition. Get market insights and DBS BusinessClass content, plus FX alerts and product recommendations – customised to you
  • Enjoy seamless e-invoicing and quicker payments with DBS InvoiceNow. Send and receive e-invoices on a secure network and make digital payments – all from one platform! 

 

Cybersecurity

Momentum Z

A trusted partner in cybersecurity providing a myriad of cyber defence solutions.

Endpoint Secure is an all-in-one security application that encompasses anti-malware, breach detection with constant monitoring and with investigation capabilities. This helps to prevent malware infection like ransomware and block sophisticated attack to your organisation.

  • Free 6 months subscription
  • Sign up for the Endpoint Protection package at $40/month (3 licenses)
  • 12 months contract

DBS #CyberWellness

Free online educational programme for your employees to help prevent cybercrime.

Quality content. Created inhouse by DBS’ cybersecurity team, the content is updated at least once a year. The programme includes 12 modules covering topics such as phishing, digital scams and password

 

E-Commerce

Fairmart

An e-commerce tool used by over 200 retailers in Singapore and 20,000 shoppers monthly. The solution provides automated inventory management and integrated delivery features that save an average retailer 250 hours of manual work. Start your retail business right with Fairmart!

  • Free 6 months subscription
  • Sign up for the Pro package at $33.33/month
  • 12 months contract

 

Digital Procurement

fnbmarketglobal

A B2B e-Procurement portal with a central purchasing system which connects F&B businesses to local and global suppliers, facilitating digital transactions from purchase orders to payments.

  • Free 6 months subscription
  • Sign up for the Pro package at $39/month 
  • 12 months contract
Eligibility

To qualify for the special deals offered by DBS Start Digital Pack, your business must:

  • Be a first-time applicant for Start Digital Pack under IMDA’s SMEs Go Digital Programme
  • Be a DBS Corporate Banking customer 
  • Be a new solution subscriber
  • Be registered and incorporated in Singapore with at least 30% local shareholding (Singaporeans or Permanent Residents)
  • Have an annual sales turnover (at group level) of not more than S$100 million or employment size not exceeding 200 employees

Terms and Conditions of Start Digital Pack apply.

FAQs
What is the DBS Start Digital Pack?

DBS Start Digital Pack is offered by DBS in collaboration with Info-communications Media Development Authority and Enterprise Singapore. Start Digital Pack is an initiative parked under the SMEs Go Digital Programme, where DBS offers customers various digital solutions to help them grow their business grow through digitalisation.

How do I sign up for DBS Start Digital Pack?

Click here to apply for our featured solutions to enjoy savings of up to 12 months free subscriptions. 

Can I sign up Start Digital Pack with more than one bank?

You can only sign up for one Start Digital Pack under the programme. If you have previously signed up for Start Digital Pack with DBS or other banks, you will no longer be eligible.

How many Start Digital Solutions can I choose?

You can choose a minimum of 1 solution and a maximum of 2 solutions under the Start digital pack.

Is Start Digital Pack the same as Productivity Solutions Grant?

Both Start Digital Pack and Productivity Solutions Grant are initiatives under IMDA SMEs Go Digital Programme. Start Digital Pack provides foundational digital solutions for new SMEs or existing SMEs new to digitalisation to get a head start in going digital. Whereas PSG supports companies keen on adopting IT solutions and equipment to enhance business processes. 

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Get in touch

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