Pix – Learn how to change the daily limit


Without a doubt, the pix makes life easier for millions of people throughout Brazil. However, there is a limit for daily transactions, the values can vary and the user can change the limit value. Stay with us in this article, as we will detail in a simple and objective way how to change your pix limit per day.

It's worth remembering that the Central Bank changed some rules this past week, especially with regard to transaction value via pix made at night. In this case, the Central Bank limited the maximum value of r$ 1000 after 18:00h, this was a security measure to avoid kidnappings.


However, you can change the value of your pix, in the case of this article, we are going to deal with people who are Santander bank customers, so that they can find out how to change their daily transaction limits via pix. It is worth remembering that for times in the morning and in the afternoon, the values continued to be the same as you already practice.

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How to change daily pix value limit – Santander

  • First you need to open the Santander application on your cell phone.
  • Then you need to put your agency, CPF, account and password.
  • Right after that you need to click on "hamburger", which is at the top of the screen on the right side.
  • Go to the ”my pix limits” option.
  • Now a bar will open, where you can drag it to the desired value, it is also possible to type the value.
  • End! It is worth remembering that changes are made within 48 hours.

How to have higher values available in pix

If you are an entrepreneur, or a person who needs to make several payments daily, perhaps the current pix limits will not meet, considering that they are smaller values. That way, if you need to use larger values, you need to be careful to do everything right.

Even if you manage to change your limit in your bank application, and this limit is still not satisfactory for your daily actions, it is possible for you to go directly to the bank, and talk to your manager, so that he can increase your limit with your authorization and signature.

It's worth remembering that it's always good to check carefully for who is making the pix, because any mistake you make may be difficult to reverse, considering that the amount is credited in a few seconds to the account of the person you are trying to send the pix to. in question.

Pix – Other information

It is worth remembering that in order to receive larger amounts, it is also necessary to establish limits in some banks, it is often necessary to know the origin of the money, so even if you sell a house, a car and the value is high, you will need to make contact with your bank manager to authorize a larger receipt.

Another interesting detail is that you can schedule payments through your bank's application, that is, you can divide a larger amount into 7 daily payments, for example, if you are in a hurry and cannot contact your bank, as the limit is daily.

Another important piece of information is the possibility of making a pix even without having your cell phone with you, in which case you will need to go to the bank, to carry out the transaction directly from the bank, of course this is for exceptional cases, in which you do not have cell phone charged.

How to download bank application

If you want to start making your digital transactions through the app's service, you need to download your bank's application, however, it is not enough to just download the application, as you need to validate it at your branch with your manager , as there is a "token" system that only the manager can release. 

For more information about useful apps, visit our apps category. It is worth remembering that it is necessary to download the application from your bank, not from any other bank. your.

Good luck!

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