Back in 2008, Mtn Cameroon paid people to join this platform by offering various incentives. Nowadays, people view it as a better and accessible way of money transfer between one another. Others even earn money per transaction done. Learn how to become a mobile money agent
What are the Benefits of mobile money?These benefits are enormous. Some include:
- Easy Access to money, especially in rural areas where there is a lack of money transfer services.
- It reduces cash dependency
- Creation of job opportunities as people can become mobile money agents.
- It also has competitive and lower transaction costs when compared to other transfer agencies, job opportunities to an unusually vast number of individuals who act as mobile money agents.
How do Mobile Money agents earn Money or Commissions?
Mobile money agents facilitate money transactions between end-users. They do so by initiating and making transactions on behalf of these end-users. They earn money by getting commissions on every transaction they carry out. They are many mobile money services in Cameroon, including Mtn Mobile Money, Orange Money and the new launched Nexttel Money service. Digipos also facilitates the transaction of money between the platforms. However, commission rates tend to differ per mobile money platform.
Who are those who can become Mtn Mobile Money Agents?
- Distribution partners or companies who want to provide Mtn Mobile Money accounts to the general public or to Callbox agents or workers.
- For entities like supermarkets, shops, pharmacies who want to add MTN Mobile Money as a means of payment
- For online stores who wish to include Mtn Mobile Money as a means of payment
- For companies who wish to pay their workers via the platform
- For people who wish to start their own business (sole proprietors) and wish to earn money via money transfers.
How to Become an Mtn Mobile Money Agent in Cameroon
- Head over to the Nearest Mtn Cameroon Service centre or simply apply online by visiting this link.
- Provide your Full Names, Contact, Email and National Identity.
- Wait for a response from Mtn Cameroon via the contacts you have provided, in case you choose to use the online platform.
- Or Your account will be created instantly if you go straight to the men centre.