Your guide to Mama Money's pay in partners in South Africa

If you’re looking for a safe, fast and reliable way to send money home to your loved ones Mama is here to help. Our mobile app allows you to make international money transfers online or with cash to over 50 countries around the world. We are proud to reveal Mama Money’s pay in partners that help to provide users a few options to transfer money from South Africa internationally to their loved ones in just a few minutes. 


Mama Money’s pay in partners in retail

  • Pick n Pay
  • Boxer stores
  • Game
  • Makro
  • Flash
  • Kazang
  • Jumbo
  • Shoprite
  • Spar
  • Checkers
  • Pep
  • Shoprite uSave

Enjoy safe and quick EFT transfers with Ozow

Through our partnership with Ozow, you can benefit from safe and quick international money transfers from South Africa using your existing online banking account in a secure environment. 

Ozow Instant Payment doesn't require a reference, and the money is sent to your loved ones instantly.

How do I pay for my Mama Money orders with cash?

If you pay with cash you will receive a reference number in an SMS that we’ll send to you. Simply present this reference number at one of our retailer partners and pay the exact amount of cash to complete your order. 

How do I send money internationally from Flash stores?

Mama Money is here to make your lives easier and are excited to have teamed up with Flash as one of Mama Money’s pay in partners in South Africa. Complete a money order or enjoy one of the many other benefits Flash offers including the option to buy:

  • Electricity
  • Airtime and data
  • RICA SIM starter packs
  • Lotto tickets
  • Pay your bills
  • Gift vouchers
  • Top-up your accounts and pay for services onlinewe 

How to send money internationally with Mama Money and Flash:

  • Download the Mama Money app and sign up.
  • Create your order in the Mama Money App and select Cash as your payment method for your transaction. 
  • Go to your nearest Flash store.
  • Ask for Cash Sends with Mama Money.
  • Provide your Mama Money order reference number that will be SMS’d to you.
  • Have the exact right amount of cash you want to send.
  • Give the recipient's phone number (in international format).
  • Recipients will receive a confirmation SMS with instructions.


What information do you need to send money from a Flash store? 

You will need the same documents you need when registering for the Mama Money app:

  • Passport 
  • Foreign ID
  • South African ID
  • Asylum or Refugee Documents

Mama Money pay in partners featuring banks across South Africa



Standard Bank  




African Bank

Thyme Bank


How do I pay for my Mama Money order via Instant EFT?

You will need to have a Mama Money registered. If you are new to Mama Money you can download the Mama Money App and register within a few minutes. Once registered follow the simple steps below:

1. Log in to your Mama Money App
2. Enter the details of the recipient, the amount you want to send, and the pay-out option
3. You will be presented with payment options. Select Instant EFT with Ozow
4. Log in to your banking profile, select your bank from the list provided and follow the prompts.  

Once the Ozow payment is complete, you will be taken to a confirmation screen where you will be able to track your transaction. The Mama App App will show you all the steps until your money is successfully transferred.


New to Mama Money? Register an account in minutes 


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:

·         Step 1 - Download the Mama Money app

·         Step 2 - Enter your details

·         Step 3 - Provide proof of your ID using either your passport or SA ID

·         Step 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. 

The Mama Money Card

The Mama Money Card is a new way to manage your finances with ease and security. This card offers a hassle-free solution to access and use your money, redefining convenience for all our users. Discover all the fantastic features and benefits of the Mama Money Card by visiting our detailed blog post. For any queries or more information, feel free to reach out to us directly on WhatsApp. Your financial management just got a whole lot easier with Mama Money!

Need help? Mama is here

Should you have any questions feel free to reach out to us via WhatsApp on +27 66 104 1097 or call us on 021 2025420.

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