ECOCASH is, by far, the dominant force as far as mobile money in Zimbabwe is concerned. If you bank with FBC, you may be wondering how to transfer money into ECOCASH. The information that is given here pretty much applies for whatever the bank that you are using in the country. The only thing that’s going to be different are the bank short codes. As an example, FBC uses *220# while Standard Chartered uses *200#. So, how do you transfer money from FBC to ECOCASH?
Transferring money from FBC to ECOCASH
To transfer money from FBC to ECOCASH, you need to do the following;
- Dial *151# on your phone.
- Enter your ECOCASH PIN
- Choose “Banking Services.”
- Choose “Bank to wallet transfer”
- Enter the amount that you wish to transfer from FBC to ECOCASH.
- Select bank account from which you wish to transfer money.
You will now receive notification telling you that your transaction was successful. Note that you need to have registered for FBC mobile banking for you to be able to transfer money between into ECOCASH. Registration is done in the FBC banking halls. One you have been registered, you complete the process on your mobile phone.
Swipe to ECOCASH
It’s also possible for you to transfer money into ECOCASH using agents that do swipe into ECOCASH transactions. All that you need to do in that case is tell them the amount that you wish to have loaded from your into ECOCASH. They will then do a swipe as if you are making a purchase, and you will be required to enter your PIN. Once the process has been successful, your money will them reflect in your ECOCASH account. Thanks for reading this article. Leave a comment below if you have anything to say. Otherwise, good day.