How to Use the Ecocash FCA Wallet

how to use the ecocash FCA wallet

The money that’s in your Ecocash account is nominally denominated in USDs. However, we all know that that’s a mirage. In reality, normal Ecocash accounts carry the much maligned bond notes for which there is a premium on withdrawals. Following the move by the Reserve Bank to separate bond and FC accounts, Ecocash took a … Read more

Cheapest Money Transfer Agency: Worldremit vs Western Union

Cheapest money transfer agency western union vs worldremit

Western Union vs Worldremit: Which is the best money transfer agency? If you are looking to transfer money to any country using one of the popular money transfer agencies that are out there, the question of charges when sending the money will, no doubt, be on the front of your mind. We have previously reviewed … Read more

Does PayPal Link to Zimbabwean Banks?

does PayPal Link to Zimbabwean Banks

Today, we are going to answer one of the questions that have been floating around out there with regards to using PayPal in Zimbabwe. Unfortunately, Zimbabweans will not like the answer. So, does PayPal Link to Zimbabwean Banks? Can you link PayPal to Zimbabwean Banks? The short answer to the above question is no. Zimbabweans … Read more

You can still use your international Visa and MasterCard cards in Zimbabwe

use international VISA and MasterCard cards

A few days ago I developed a small situation where I really needed some money but none was forthcoming. You know how it is in Zimbabwe these days. The galling thing about my situation was that though I had exhausted everything in my local cards, I had a bit of money in my Payoneer MasterCard … Read more

Cash USDs still Available in Zimbabwe for Remittances

Cash USDs still Available in Zimbabwe for Remittances

I know that most of you have been sweating about the fact that Zimbabwe has, over the past year of so, gone from a multi-currency regime to a system that’s pretty much cashless. The transformation has not been without problems. For one thing, prices have increased across pretty much every sector, largely due to the … Read more

Maximum transfer amounts: Western Union vs Worldremit

maximum transfer amounts

How much can you transfer to Zimbabwe using Western Union or Worldremit? If you are looking to transfer money to friends and family in Zimbabwe from the United Kingdom, the United States, South Africa and any other country for that matter, you may be wondering how much you are allowed to send in one go. … Read more