Tigo Money financial services include money transfers, interest earning mobile money accounts, micro-credit, payments and billing. Transactions can be made from a Tigo Money agency, from the Tigo Money menu on a cellphone, or from the Tigo App, available on the App Store and on Google Play.
Note that the service is called Tigo Money in Latin America, Tigo Cash in Africa and Tigo Pesa in Tanzania.
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Tigo Money is operated by Milicom, an international telecommunications and media company..
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To access Tigo Money services, users have to - go to a Tigo agency with Valid ID and a Tigo SIM Card. Registration to the service is free; - access their account through the USSD service (eg. dialing 15001# in Tanzania, *110# in Ghana); - cash in by depositing money at any Tigo Agent; - cash out by withdrawing money at any Tigo Agent. The Tigo Money App is available for every country on the App Store and on Google Play for free.
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9.6 million customers as of early 2015: 6.12 million of these are in Africa, 1.9 million in Central America and 1.45 million in South America.
Tigo enables the users to: - Send and receive money to and from anyone on any network - Make bulk payments (eg. to businesses, employees) - Pay for the bills - Buy internet packages - Receive international remittance Tigo Money App is available in English, Aymara, Quechua, Spanish; Tigo Cash App is available is English, Spanish, French; Tigo Pesa App is available in English, Swahili.
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