There have been many advances when it comes to the mobile banking industry and just when you thought there was no way of topping banking apps, a new innovation has been brought to the market and you can start using it today to send money from South Africa or Zambia with an app that most of us already have on our phones – WhatsApp!
We provide full details in this edition on this intriguing innovation and how you can get started right away. Grab yourself something really nice to sip on and download your free edition of ZASA Magazine on the direct download links below or by following this link – Issue 39 (February 2019) of ZASA Magazine (free download).
Play the video to see how easy it is to send money using the Mukuru WhatsApp Number!
Download links (free) – You now have the option to download the Magazine in HD (bigger but super crystal clear kinda nice) or Low Res (smaller but still part of the cool crowd nice).
Low Res Version Link > ZASA Magazine – Issue 39 – February 2019 (LRes)
HD Version Link > ZASA Magazine – Issue 39 – February 2019 (HD)
Helpful videos and tips on using Mukuru:
Before you get into the article though, did you know you can pay for your orders directly from your Mukuru Card without having to leave your comfortable chair?
Here are some frequently asked questions when it comes to the Mukuru Card – full details can be found on this page.
How do I activate my Mukuru card?
Option 1: EFT transfer of at least R100 using your 11 digit unique Mukuru Money number into Bank of Athens.
Option 2: Cash deposit using a wiCode at any Shoprite / Checkers / Usave by dialing *130*567# and requesting a wiCode on your phone.
How do I check my balance?
- SMS your card number to 34246.
- View your balance at an ATM.
- Dial *130*567# and follow the prompts.
What is Mukuru’s WhatsApp Number and how do I send money internationally and locally?
Simply dial *130*567#, call or WhatsApp +27 (0) 86 001 8555 or visit the mobi site www.mukuru.mobi or use the Mukuru App.
What do I do if my card is stolen, lost or my PIN is compromised?
Dial *130*567#, choose card option and follow the options to stop your card. If you experience a problem using USSD: Call 086 001 8555 (Call centre office hours only) or call 086 111 5196 (between 09h00 – 23h00).
- Please note that if the call centre is experiencing high call volumes, it might delay your card being stopped.
- Your card is like cash. If it is stolen, you will lose the funds in your card.
How long does it take to load funds on my card?
24 – 48 hours.
Can I use my card outside SA?
No, the Mukuru Money Card is for use only in SA.
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