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How to use Hakikisha on M-PESA to confirm the name of the intended recipient
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|How to use Hakikisha on M-PESA to confirm the name of the intended recipient by Kenyans247(1): Thu 19, March, 2020 09:02am|
This service enables you to confirm the name of the intended recipient of the funds, before completing an M-PESA transaction.
Here is how Hakikisha Works:
Go to M-PESA > Send Money > Enter Phone Number > Enter Amount > Enter M-PESA PIN > OK to Send > You will get a notification with the intended recipient’s Name > To stop any wrong transaction, send any letter or number within 25 seconds. Pressing cancel, dismiss or close will NOT stop the transaction.
The pop-up feature will also apply when customers are making payments to Lipa Na M-PESA and agent withdrawals. M-PESA Agents will also benefit from the service when depositing funds to customer numbers.
What is Hakikisha Service?+
This is a service for all M-PESA customers that will enable them to confirm the name of the person they are transferring money to on M-PESA before completing the transaction. It also allows you to confirm the name of the agent when withdrawing money from your MPESA account * The service will also be available for Pay Bill (payment) and deposits for M-PESA agents.
How do I opt into the service?-
Customers will automatically be opted into the service which is free. However, normal M-PESA charges apply as per the M-PESA tariff.
Do I have to do a Menu Update to access the service?-
Customers will automatically be opted into the service and do not need to do a menu update.
Will I be able to access the service outside Kenya?-
You will be able to use the service wherever you can roam. However, you will only be able to cash in / cash out your M-PESA balance at M-PESA Agent outlets in Kenya.
After a SIM swap, will my M-PESA line pick the service I had on a previous line?-
The system will automatically enable the service as soon as you reactivate your M-PESA account using your current M-PESA PIN.
How do I opt out of the service?-
Dial *234# to opt out. You will still be able to transact on M-PESA without confirming the name.
Can other people confirm my name before sending money?-
Please note that other customers will also not be able to confirm your name when you opt out of the service.
Will M-PESA transactions cancel if I press the cancel/dismiss/close on my phone?-
To stop any wrong transaction, send any letter or number within 25 seconds. Pressing cancel, dismiss or close will NOT stop the transaction.
Will the service work on all handsets?-
The service will work on most handsets, however there may be a few phones that may have challenges accepting the service.
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