Opay User Guide and How to Get a free POS
Read this to find out all you need to know in this Opay User Guide and how to get a free POS from them to run your mobile money business.
What is Opay?
Opay is a mobile money service launched my Opera in 2017 as part of its $100 million investment in Africa for the growth of the digital economy. The service maid its way to Nigeria in 2018 with the acquisition of Telnet Nigeria Limited’s mobile money platform Paycom.
Opay is designed for Android users to make fast, cheap and secure transactions from the comfort of their smartphone. This service also allows you to receive and send money direct to bank account without actually having a bank account.
Complete Features of Opay
The app offers the following features;
- Ability to send and request money
- Airtime purchase: buy airtime on the go and recharge family and friends with ease.
- Receipt keeping: the app keeps a digital receipt of all transactions.
- Points: you get points for each transaction done
- Agent: you can signup as an agent to start run mobile money service and earn commission for every transaction done(more on this later)
- Bill payment: you can use the app to pay your EEDC and Startimes bill without extra charges.
How to become an Opay Agent
To become an Opay agent, download the app from play store, click on the agent option and fill the registration form and submit. Is just as simple as that. Your account will then be upgraded to an agent.
You can now start carrying out transactions as an agent. You can visit https://operapay.com/ also send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Note: this is completely free with no hidden charges.
Now that you have successfully become an agent, here is how to get your POS for free
How to get a free POS from Opay
Unlike the steps to become an agent which has no major requirements, getting a POS machine has some basic requirements which you can meet within the space of two to four days.
To get your POS, you are simply required to make transactions totaling #2.5million to #3.5 million within the space of one month of becoming an agent.
Will I still get the POS if I don’t make up to the amount?
Yes, you will be able to get the POS after getting to the stated amount.
How long does it take to get the POS after I meet the requirement?
The POS is issued within the space of six to eight (6-8) weeks of meeting the said requirements.
You are required to complete a form and submit the form alongside your utility bill and a valid ID and your BVN.
Opay is fast gaining grounds in the mobile money sector in Nigeria and Africa at large and you can benefit from their growth by becoming one of their agents.
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