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Card Services / 06-06-24 / Shelly Nxumalo

Kazang Pay awarded title of 'Most Disruptive Fintech in the Informal Economy'

"We are dedicated to empowering entrepreneurs, particularly in informal, rural, and peri-urban areas, by providing them with the tools and resources they need to thrive in their businesses. A simple and affordable card acceptance solution is…

Card Services / 06-06-24 / Shelly Nxumalo

VGS and Onafriq partner to increase security and payments innovation for fintechs

"Together, we are poised to unlock new security and payments innovation possibilities for fintechs based in Africa and the Middle East, ultimately empowering businesses and consumers alike," says VGS CEO Chuck Yu.

Card Services / 06-06-24 / Kwanele Sibanda

Fintech enablement offers micro merchants path to business growth

“With a merchant wallet linked to the card terminal, merchants can use funds in the wallet to pay around 600 FMCG suppliers. This helps suppliers and merchants alike to reduce the risks associated with cash transactions and helps merchants to…

Card Services / 08-03-23 / Chris Smit

Price inflation drives grocery spend, loadshedding influencing take-out meal consumption: Report

"High food inflation is driving higher grocery spend, which is particularly impacting the mass market client group – who are spending almost 50% more now, than they did in 2019 on their groceries," are the highlights of a report developed by…

Card Services / 28-11-22 / Shelly Nxumalo

FNB customers spent over R3bn on Black Friday, the highest spend in four years

"The increase in travel is especially encouraging given that many consumers were unable to travel in the past few years due to global travel limitations, and it augurs well for the South African economy as the festive season approaches," says…

Card Services / 03-02-22 / Duty Editor

TymeBank launches credit card in response to customer needs

The launch of the TymeBank CreditCard is a significant step in our growth phase and is in line with our intent to diversify our customer profile by attracting more customers from the middle and upper-middle-income groups, says TymeBank CEO Tauriq…

Card Services / 03-02-22 / Staff Writer

New TymeBank study reveals what customers do with their credit cards

Whether it is for online payments or instore purchases, there are definite benefits to having a credit card, provided it is used responsibly, says TymeBank CEO Tauriq Keraan.