Archive for August, 2012

Orphans and Vulnerable Children (OVC)

Posted: 29th August 2012 by admin in Remittance methods

The HIV /AIDS pandemic has brought with it some phenomenons such as the OVCs that are a result of the effects.Orphans and vulnerable children are reality now especially in Africa and particularly the lesser developed nations in Africa like Zimbabwe.An orphan is defined by UNAIDS as a child under 15 years of age, who lost […]

There are a number of questions that individuals will ask themselves with regards to sending money home.I will attempt to address the most frequently asked questions on remittance especially with special reference to and from Zimbabwe. What do i need to send money? With most companies in remittance there are some rules and regulations that one has to follow in this process of sending money home.The generic rule however in any transfer […]

Giving back…….

Posted: 17th August 2012 by admin in Remittance methods

What is giving back? In other terms it means helping others and making the world a better place.  Helping a community, helping other countries or even helping an individual.  Most less fortunate for e.g. Zimbabwean communities, were either supported by extended family or their community.  Having achieved their goals, they feel obligated to give back. […]

Competitions

Posted: 13th August 2012 by admin in Remittance methods

A competition is when companies promote their products by having clients answer questions or enter draws to win.  This is a very good way for organisations to maintain loyalty from their customers, gain more clients and even gain profits.  You may be asked to buy products, the more you buy, the more chances of you […]

Sending money with mukuru

Posted: 7th August 2012 by admin in Remittance methods

Sending money home to Zimbabwe has never been easier.Especially with the new innovative payment options that are now available to individuals to send money home.The use of on-line banking for the electronic transfer of funds in the facilitation of payments helps a lot in making fast and efficient transfer of money. Companies like mukuru.com allow one to send and […]

Olympic games

Posted: 1st August 2012 by admin in Remittance methods

Olympic games are major events of different sports.  These events involve countries from all continents.  Games are held every four years.  This year they are being hosted in the United Kingdom.  Participants are eager to come and make their countries proud, through bringing medals home.  For Zimbabwe we have few participants this year.  One of […]