Safaricom is one the major telecommunication industry that offers a wide range of services to their clients. The company has outlined various products to M-Pesa Users that enable people to transact their businesses with ease when they are lacking cash. Safaricom plans to extend it's overdraft Fuliza facility to business in a move that looks set to increase the daily lending for product beyond sh1.34billion.
Due to rising cases if fraud and people selling contacts to advertisers, Safaricom has announced new changes to Lipa na Mpesa model. Currently if you are paying for a product using Lipa na Mpesa, you leave your phone number with the merchant. This exposes you to fraudsters and Safaricom is out to tame that.
Safaricom To Introduce New Feature That Works The Way Banks Do Initially when one used Lipa na Mpesa to settle various bills, the customer number and name used to appear to the mobile phone or computer of the vendors that he or she is making the payment, making their numbers vulnerable to adverisers and fraudsters.
The Safaricom M-Pesa is a reputable money transfer platform that has gained popularity in Kenya and the East Africa region.The Covid-19 pandemic hit the world hard crippling many economic sectors and businesses. Since it was reported that the Corona virus could be contracted through contact with droplets from an infected person or touching contaminated surfaces,paperless money was preferred to cash.Businessmen insisted on being paid via Mpesa for goods and services. Safaricom moved to facilitate this to cushion
Higher Education Loans Board (HELB) has released a guideline emboding the procedure that ought to be followed by loanees while repaying their HELB loan through MPesa "For the self employed HELB beneficiaries, pay your HELB loan at your convenience using Mpesa while the employed HELB beneficiaries can top up the employer deductions through Mpesa payment," HELB stated.
Safaricom- Kenya's best communication network- announced a major change to MPESA charges where they say they will be reduced up to 45% effective from February 2021. Safaricom says that these tariff reductions will affect more than 90% of all customer transactions when sending money. For example, it will cost KES 6 to send between KES 101 and KES 500 down from KES 11, and sending between KES 1501 and KES 2500 will cost KES 22 down from KES 4. Safaricom said that they considered the COVID19 pandemic when they
Fees refers to amount stipulated for learners to pay for normal running of the schools.The main roles is to pay for board of management teachers,welfare and development. Each schools has its own fee structure depending on the population, resources and demands.Following the report,many students did not join their dream school due to this as well as others forced to repeat.
Mpesa is a safaricom mobile money service that allow it's users to transfer or save their money through Mobile phones. Since it was launched in 2007, Mpesa has been rocking in all corners of the country. Below are 5 major reason why Mpesa is referred to as the king of mobile money;
Matatus are known to communicate humorously especially their writings that savagely warn their passengers of some ill-becoming behaviours. Their conductors are also known to keep the moods of their passengers good with cracks of jokes throughout their journey. Mpesa payment has quickly revolutionized the businesses in Kenya. Most businesses accepts mpesa payment and many customers have shown great satisfaction with it's efficiency.
Safaricom has launcehed a promotion named as Biashara Ni Mpesa, which will be promoting business owners. The targeted customers are those who use Lipa Na Mpesa and Pochi LA Biashara. The promotion will run in the 8 regions, every region will the available reward up for grabs incluiding tuktuks, Pickups (Isuzu Dmax), and one truck for grand finale.
Mpesa solutions by Safaricom are helping small and medium enterprises not only run businesses efficiently but to have more transparency in their finances using the Mpesa Business Till, kindly read through this article and learn how. Allow me shade light on two components of Lipa na Mpesa, Paybill and Buy goods, the only difference between the two is for pay bill the customer may not be present whilst making the payment and for buy goods both parties immediately confirm these proximity payments via text message.
Former Tusker Project winner cum Pastor Ruth Matete is on the spot again after she requested for donations from Kenyans to support her new born baby. Ruth trended early this year after her Nigerian husband Beloved John suffered severe gas burns after their gas cylinder exploded. She went through a lot but finally managed to burry him. He left her pregnant with their first baby and most of you can understand how hard it was for Ruth. She recently gave birth to her beautiful baby girl and that is not enough she
Lipa na MPesa, one of the Safaricom services that will be unavailable. Safaricom is doing everything to ensure that the services they offer to customers across Kenya and outside is favorable, that is why they keep on upgrading their system now and then. For instance as from Monday 27th 2359hrs to Tuesday 28th September 2021, there will be no Lipa na MPesa, Mshwari, Lipa na pochi la biashara buying airtime services from Safaricom.
To know whether your National Hospital Insurance Fund NHIF card is active or not send your identification number to 21101 and you will be able to know if your National Hospital Insurance Fund card is active or not. If your card is not active and the reason is lack of payment you will be required to pay a fee of ksh.
Those who rely on NHIF for their medical bills have been always urged to keep their cards updated in time to avoid unnecessary penalties. For one to ensure his or her card is updated, the person is supposed to pay his or her monthly premium of Ksh500 on or before 9th of each month for the self-employed customers. Failing to pay the premiums on or before 9th of each month results in penalties, and denial of service. A penalty of at least Ksh250 is charged per day for those who fail to pay by 9th, which is deadline
Today many people are now able to carry out transaction at their comfort because of the emergence of mobile banking.This made life to become enjoyable and very easy because you need not to walk to the bank physically but you can transfer money using the recommended pay bill number.
Fuliza is arguably Safaricom’s successful product if statistics are anything to go by. It has been reported that within the first 6 months of its launch, users had already borrowed Ksh81 billion through the service which translates to roughly Ksh13.5 billion per month. Considering that this figure is only from its Fuliza overdraft service, if you factor in figures from voice and data subscriptions and other services, it is no wonder that Safaricom is the most profitable company in Kenya. Fuliza can be accessed
It you have tried using Fuliza to top up your airtime directly you may have failed miserably. It is impossible to Fuliza Airtime normally but it is still possible. In this article I will take you through a procedure to let you see know how you can do it. 1. Go to the Mpesa number 2. Lipa na Mpesa 3.Enter paybill number 220220 4. Enter account number as your telephone number( please not you can buy airtime for any network in Kenya as long as you input a valid number) 5. Enter the amount you want to Fuliza( for
Good morning fellow Kenyans, I hope you are doing good, I am also doing great over here. We have come to the wake of day where innovations and inventions define our day to day life. Mpesa and Lipa na Mpesa customers are set to enjoy as one of the leading telecommunication company ( Onfon media group limited) launched a LIPA BILA JINA service where customers are just required to dial *213# and make payments as well as send money without disclosing their details. It is always said that necessity is the mother
Finally sportpesa shops will be open sooner or later. On today's tweet ,sportpesa announced that it will resume business again. Few years ago , they shut down there services in kenya due to some government regulation which they were suppose to adhere. Today is a celebration to many Kenyans , some lost there jobs due to it's closure. It is back in the business but there will be some changes which will be followed to the latter. It has even change its paybill number as part of the changes. Go to Mpesa, Lipa na