Sending money home for Ramadan

The sacred season of Ramadan is upon us and if you are looking for a way to give back to your loved ones or to members of your community, sending money home for Ramadan could be a great way to show your appreciation this holy month. 

The holy month is all about sharing, and we at Mama Money want to help you spread the Ramadan spirit by giving you access to low-cost transfers with no hidden fees. We offer secure transfers that you can count on so that you can contribute financially to your community abroad. If you’re hoping to send money home to a loved one or friend, Mama Money can help. 

When is Ramadan 2024?

Ramadan 2024 is expected to start on begin in the evening on Sunday, March 10, 2024 and end on Tuesday, April 9, 2024. As Ramadan lasts between 29 and 30 days the exact period will depend on the sighting of the moon.  

Using the Mama Money App during the holy month

Our money transfer app is one of the easiest and most efficient ways to safely send money home for Ramadan. Now your loved ones can receive money instantly, 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. All you need is a smartphone and our Mama Money app. Enjoy peace of mind knowing that your Mama Money transfer will reach your loved one on time without any delays during the month of Ramadan.

  • We offer faster transfers so your loved one can receive money instantly
  • Low money transfer costs with no hidden fees
  • Your personal information is always protected and remains confidential
  • We guarantee the safety of your money


How much does it cost to send a money transfer?

Your Mama Money transfer fees are calculated based on the amount you send, the destination and the payment methods. 

How can I register with Mama Money?


To register an account simply visit your nearest Mama Money agent or sign up for an account on your mobile phone by completing these simple steps below:

  1. Download the Mama Money app
  2. Enter your details
  3. Provide proof of your ID
  4. Submit a photo of yourself

Once your documents have been submitted using the Mama Money App, your account will be verified within 24 hours, and you can start sending money abroad to your loved ones. 

How can I send money during Ramadan?


If you're located in South Africa and are thinking about sending money home for Ramadan, simply use Mama Money for an affordable way to transfer your money abroad. You are able to send money transfers to over 50 countries around the world.

To send money locally or internationally using Mama Money follow the steps below


1.     Login to the Mama Money App and select ‘’Send Money’’

2.     Choose the recipient 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’’


You can also send via USSD once you are registered by dialling *134*542#

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