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Tigo Pesa and Visa sign payment partnership deal

Tuesday 30 March 2021 | 15:39 CET | News
Tigo Tanzania has announced a partnership with Visa to extend instant access to funds for consumers from their bank account to Tigo Pesa wallets, using Visa Direct. Powered by Tigo partner Business Connexion Tanzania (BCX), this service enables over 9 million customers to transfer money from their Visa bank accounts to their Tigo Pesa wallets quickly and securely.  Tigo customers have to link their Visa card using their smartphones via the Tigo Pesa app or the Tigo Pesa USSD system.

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Categories: Mobile & Wireless
Companies: Tigo Tanzania / Visa
Countries: Tanzania, United Republic of
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