How to send money from Checkers to India

If you'd like to learn everything there is to know on how to send money from Checkers to India, our handy guide below includes a few helpful tips and the transfer process. 

Now you can feel confident the next time you use Checkers money transfer as we reveal tips and answer a few common questions.


What is Checkers Money Market?

Checkers developed the Checkers Money Market to allow users to send or receive money from their loved ones. 

Checkers money transfer is designed with fast processing times and offers affordable transfer fees.


How do I send money to India using the Checkers Money Market?

Are you looking to complete a Checkers money transfer online? Users can visit their nearest Checkers or Shoprite store with their original South African ID book or ID card. Request the transfer amount directly to the teller and select a 4-digit PIN for your Money Market transfer number. The PIN will enable you to complete your transfer and send the funds to India to your loved ones.

Is there a limit on the amount I can transfer using Checkers Money Market?

Users can send any amount between a minimum of R1.00 to a maximum of R5000 daily. The total maximum limit per month is R25000.

How do I receive money sent to me via Checkers Money Market?

Are you receiving funds from a loved one via the Checkers Money Market? 

Would you like to make a Checkers money market withdrawal? 

Visit your nearest participating Checkers outlet store with your South African ID book or ID card. You can collect any amount up to R5000 per day. You must have the Money Market transfer and PIN you received from the sender to collect the funds.


Which stores can I collect or send money from?

You can send or collect money from any participating Shoprite, Checkers or Usave store. In addition, you can visit the Money Market counters located at the OK Furniture and House & Home stores across South Africa.


Is there another easy way to send money to loved ones in India?

Yes, you can also use Mama Money as an easy, affordable way to send money to India.

At Mama Money, we're committed to providing you with a reliable and affordable money transfer service so that you can send #moreMoneyHome with confidence.

How do I sign up to Mama Money?

You can register a new account by visiting your nearest Mama Money agent or via your mobile phone. Simply complete the steps below:

  1. Download the Mama Money app onto your phone
  2. Enter your details
  3. Provide proof of your green book ID or ID card
  4. Submit a photo of yourself for verification

Once your documents have been submitted using the Mama Money App, we will verify your account within 24 hours. Once this is complete, you can send money to friends and family in India and several other countries worldwide.

How do I send money to India using my Mama Money App?

Send a money transfer directly to a loved one in India with your Mama Money app:

  1. Log in to the Mama Money App and select "Send Money"
  2. Choose the recipient in India to who you are sending money
  3. Enter the amount you would like to send and press "Next"
  4. Select your preferred payment method and press "Confirm & send."

To learn more about how to send money from South Africa to India and several other countries worldwide, follow Mama Money and learn all about our international money transfer services via   Facebook,  Instagram Twitteror  LinkedIn.


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