Wednesday, October 18, 2017

[Video] Investment comes with its risks but big risks bring big rewards

Another episode of investment sees the risks of investing in the stock exchange as well as the rewards that come with it.

Articles appeared first on Techzim;
[Video] Investment comes with its risks but big risks bring big rewards

#BreakingNews: Steward Bank Hangs MasterCard

Zimbabwe’s prevailing cash crisis has escalated, with queues noticeable at many banking halls in Harare, a survey done by Techunzipped can show. The governments last year introduced bond notes and it seems to be worsening the country cash crisis and causing panic withdrawals from banks, with nervous Zimbabweans overwhelming financial institutions in their anxious bid […]

The post #BreakingNews: Steward Bank Hangs MasterCard appeared first on Techunzipped News.

BREAKING: Steward Bank Now Only Takes USD to fund MasterCard

Steward Bank Banner

In what is becoming a barrage of bad news Steward Bank has the latest blow. The Bank announced back in August that they were implementing international limit restrictions on Steward Bank MasterCard Debit cards.  Back then the bank announced that customers will only be able to access value on the debit card against pre-funding in foreign currency […]

Articles appeared first on Techzim;
BREAKING: Steward Bank Now Only Takes USD to fund MasterCard

You say Zimbabwe has the highest literacy rate in Africa… You’re wrong!

News reports often claim that because of Zimbabwe’s superior education, it has the highest literacy rate in Africa. Recently a politician in the country, Supa Mandiwanzira, echoed this “fact”. The data, unfortunately, suggests otherwise. There are at least 10 countries that are ahead of Zimbabwe in terms of literacy… but is there even a point […]

Articles appeared first on Techzim;
You say Zimbabwe has the highest literacy rate in Africa… You’re wrong!

Lessons from Iranian cyber-security: Why Zimbabweans should be more careful about sharing their personal...

Chinamasa wearing specs

Shamlessly copied and pasted from Pindula… with permission of course! Like most Zimbabweans, or at least the ones that I interact with, I was quite surprised when President Robert Mugabe announced the creation of an entire ministry to regulate social media: the new Ministry of Cyber Security, Threat Detection and Mitigation. Patrick Chinamasa was moved from […]

Articles appeared first on Techzim;
Lessons from Iranian cyber-security: Why Zimbabweans should be more careful about sharing their personal details online

Kwesé TV is not a Zimbabwean company

A Kwesé TV decoder

We understand that there is excitement that there is a new pay-TV option to rival DStv. Kwesé TV is that option and for the first time in decades one can look beyond DStv and still get their entertainment fix. As comparisons were made certain statements were thrown around as fact to make points. Let us […]

Articles appeared first on Techzim;
Kwesé TV is not a Zimbabwean company

EcoCash guarantees USD plus an extra 7% incentive for receiving money from the diaspora

EcoCash remittance website

Like I said, I’m on a roll to help you save money. Actually, maybe we should call it the #cheapskate series, what do you think? 😉 Anyway, so EcoCash enables you to receive money from the diaspora in USD through the EcoCash Diaspora service. The sender however has to send the money any one of […]

Articles appeared first on Techzim;
EcoCash guarantees USD plus an extra 7% incentive for receiving money from the diaspora

Here are some Telecash services you probably didn’t know of…

telecash and CABS banner

Just went through the Telecel website, and I was surprised that Telecash actually offers some really essential services that EcoCash still doesn’t offer. Why the surprise? Well because to date, Telecash and OneMoney still share the remaining 10% or less of all mobile money transactions while EcoCash scoops the rest. Amongst the many reasons one […]

Articles appeared first on Techzim;
Here are some Telecash services you probably didn’t know of…

Yet another cash vendor arrested, Operation Dzosai Mari firing on all cylinders

Cash vending in progress in Harare

Late last month the government made cash vending without a proper licence illegal. The Exchange Control Act was amended to empower the police to arrest illegal forex traders and seize whatever currency in their possession. If you still want to be a money-changer you have to obtain a licence. The RBZ shared what you have to do […]

Articles appeared first on Techzim;
Yet another cash vendor arrested, Operation Dzosai Mari firing on all cylinders

ZB bank and CABS customers, here’s what you need to know before end of...

Bank cards with US dollars

There has been two announcements from CABS and ZB bank. Both are warning their customers (or whoever might need to use these banks) that their systems will be under upgrade, hence service disruption. Here’s more detail for each. CABS From 2000hrs today i.e. Friday the 13th (you know what they say about this day) to […]

Articles appeared first on Techzim;
ZB bank and CABS customers, here’s what you need to know before end of day (13/10/17)

Stay connected

0FansLike
1,744FollowersFollow
3,910SubscribersSubscribe

Latest article

Yes, we love Strive Masiiwa but he is not untouchable. It’s good for him...

Strive Masiyiwa

I was really surprised yesterday. One of our team wrote an article of the title: Kwese is not a Zimbabwean company. He was responding to a debate that had ensued in an earlier article. To be honest, I wasn’t excited about his article when he wrote and I wasn’t gonna read it because well, it […]

Articles appeared first on Techzim;
Yes, we love Strive Masiiwa but he is not untouchable. It’s good for him and us that way

4 Steps To Get The Raise You Deserve

There is nothing like excelling at a job you love! This is the job you have always dreamed of, and this is a career which allows you to fulfill your purpose- Monday to Friday 9 to 5. There is just one problem, you feel undervalued, underappreciated and no one seems to notice how you go […]

The post 4 Steps To Get The Raise You Deserve appeared first on She Leads Africa.

Report Probes Social Media’s Threat to Democracy

Social media platforms like Facebook, Twitter, YouTube and others may pose a threat to American democracy, suggests a new report from The Omidyar Group. The...