The MTN mobile money service has long been criticize by many people for not permitting the MTN Mobile Money account holders to effectively manage their Mobile Money accounts. For example, there,s no way for a Mobile Money Account holder to view account statements on a Mobile phone and also print a receipt of their MTN Mobile money payments.
Its possible to pay your Eneo bill(s) and University fees through your Mobile Money account by dialing a USSD code on your cell phone. But after that payment is made, how do you print the receipt?. The notification SMS that is often sent by MTN Money (for confirmation of payment) isn,t enough because it can easily be deleted.
Due the problems criticisms mentioned above, MTN decided to create an online platform to enable the Mobile Money Account holders to effectively manage their MTN Mobile Money Account.
Through the MTN Mobile Money online platform, the MTN Mobile Money Account holders will be able to see their Mobile Money Account Statements and be able to print a receipt for every payment made through their MTN Money Money Account.
Summary the benefit of creating a Mobile Money account online.
- After creating a Mobile Money account online, you will now be able to view your MTN Mobile Money Account statements and this will enable you to confortably manage and protect your MTN Mobile Money Account. Your Mobile Money Account Statement shows you a detail record of all your Mobile Money transactions i.e. anything you do with the money in your MTN Mobile Money account will be recorded in your MTN Mobile Money account statement online for you to see. For example if you pay your Eneo bill, Buy airtime credit, pay your university fee or do anything using the funds in your Mobile money, the transaction will be recorded in your Account statement online.
- After creating a Mobile Money Account Online, you will be able to print a receipt of every payment made using your MTN Mobile Money account i.e. after paying your Eneo Bill or university of Buea registration fee you can print your receipt. So that incase of any problem, you can present your receipt.
So if you are a business man; who uses the MTN Mobile money service for your day to day business transaction or if you need a print receipt for your MTN Mobile Money payments, then you will also need to create a Mobile Money Account online to be able to effectively manage your Mobile Money account. Online registration is totally free and no identification document is needed. The only requirement is that, you must have a Mobile Money Account to be able to register online. If you still haven,t created a MTN Mobile Money account, Read this—->>>how to create your Mobile Money Account.
Procedures to create MTN Mobile Money account Online.
Step 1. Go to the MTN Mobile money website
Step 2. At the MTN Mobile Money website, enter your MTN Mobile Money phone number in to the Username field and enter your 5 digit MTN Mobile Money Pin code in to the Password field. Take a look at the screenshot below and copy my example.
Step 3. After you have done that,just click on the Login button below as shown in the picture below.
After you have done that, you will arrive at this page.
Step 4. After you have clicked on the Login button, MTN will send you a 4 digit passcode (called one time password) to your Mobile Money number through SMS. This is how the SMS looks like;
Please enter the following code:5621
to complete your login.
Enter the 4 digit One time password (OTP) sent to you, in to the provided field as shown in the picture below.
After you have done that click on Proceed.
Congratulation! you have now created your MTN Mobile Money online Account. Now you can effectively manage your MTN Mobile Money Account online.
From the MTN Mobile Money online platform, you can easily……
- View your Mobile Money Account statement.
- Pay your Eneo bill and get a receipt
- Pay your University tuition fees and print the receipt.
- Check the Account balance of your MTN Mobile Money Account.
- Buy airtime credit.
- Transfer Money to other MTN Mobile Money account holders.
- You can even schedule payment. For example if you are an employer who often pay workers through MTN Mobile Money, you can schedule payment of your employees salary at month end. You don,t need to transfer money manually.
Ok we have now come to the end of this lesson. If there,s anything that you haven,t understood, ask a question using the comment box below. Have a nice day. Byee!.