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What is an IBAN Number and How Does It Work?

Learn how the IBAN number works and discover one of the best ways to send money to Africa and beyond with Afriex.

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What is an IBAN Number and How Does It Work?

Learn how the IBAN number works and discover one of the best ways to send money to Africa and beyond with Afriex.

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African American Culture: 6 Events You Shouldn't Miss

Discover top events celebrating African American culture. Learn how to easily send money to Africa and earn $20 per referral with Afriex!

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The History of Remittance in Black Communities: Strengthening Bonds and Driving Economic Empowerment

Discover how remittances drive economic development, foster cultural ties, and empower black communities.

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6 Common Cash App Scams - How To Stay Safe Online

Discover how to avoid common Cash App scams with ease and secure your money with Afriex. Your financial safety starts here.

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5 African Entrepreneurs that are Making Waves Internationally

Discover stories of African entrepreneurs who are transforming industries globally and inspiring the diaspora with their innovative ventures

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How to Send Money from Germany to Africa with Afriex

Afriex helps you to send money from Germany to various African countries with ease. Experience the convenience, affordability, and peace.

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How We Improve Customer Satisfaction Ratings at Afriex

At Afriex, we recognize that customers are pivotal to business growth, so we put in proper measures to increase our customer satisfaction.

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Afriex: What is My Cash App Weekly Limit?

Uncover the flexibility of Afriex's cash app weekly limit and experience seamless and secure international money transfers.

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Embrace the World: Your Guide to Relocating Abroad from Africa.

Relocating abroad offers countless opportunities for personal growth, cultural exchange, and professional development.

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How We Improve Customer Satisfaction Ratings at Afriex

At Afriex, we recognize that customers are pivotal to business growth, so we put in proper measures to increase our customer satisfaction.

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Customer Experience In A Digital World

Companies must offer products and services that ensure a seamless user experience as business has transcended beyond what it used to be.

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The most critical customer situations and how we managed them.

Unexpected issues can arise, it is important to handle these situations carefully to cushion the effect on customer loyalty and retention.

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How We Built Afriex's Customer Service Team

Building a customer service team for a fintech company like Afriex requires careful planning and execution. Here's how we did it.

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The Effect of Rising American Interest Rates on Global Commerce

US Federal Reserve raises interest rates to combat inflation, encouraging saving over spending, with several domestic and foreign effects

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Customer Service Representatives: The front-line warriors of every business.

Customer service representatives are the front-line warriors of every business. They serve as the primary point of contact for organizations

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Partnering for Perfection: How we ensure your money gets to its destination.

Working with multiple partners is crucial to ensure zero downtime, minimize risk, and optimize operations.

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Know Your Customer (KYC) and Anti-Money Laundering (AML) Customer Screening.

Financial institutions have become more vulnerable to illicit criminal activities that include, but are not limited

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Customer Retention vs. Customer Acquisition: Which Should You Focus on and Why?

One of the most important decisions I have to make as the marketing director at Afriex is whether to focus

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Quick Beginner’s Guide to Manually Deploy React Native Apps

Imagine building a shiny new experimental app on React Native and wanting to get it in the hands of your beta testers

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What is an IBAN Number and How Does It Work?

Learn how the IBAN number works and discover one of the best ways to send money to Africa and beyond with Afriex.

Latest Articles

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What is an IBAN Number and How Does It Work?

Learn how the IBAN number works and discover one of the best ways to send money to Africa and beyond with Afriex.

Read Article
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Afriex: What is My Cash App Weekly Limit?

Uncover the flexibility of Afriex's cash app weekly limit and experience seamless and secure international money transfers.

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Ultimate Resolution Guide to crush your 2024 Financial Goals.

Start by assessing your financial situation, setting specific and achievable goals, creating a budget, and automating your savings.

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What makes a good credit score?

Generally, a credit score of 700 or above is considered good, while a score above 800 is considered excellent.

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How to raise funding for your small business

Bootstrapping, crowdfunding, small business loans, angel investors, and venture capitalists are some of the best ways to raise funding.

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Living Abroad: Top finance tips if you've just moved to the UK

Moving to the UK can be an exciting adventure and managing your finances wisely can help you live better.

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What are SWIFT and BIC Codes?

SWIFT and BIC codes are essential for international banking as they help banks identity and communicate with each other.

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How to raise funds for relocation.

Whether you're relocating for work, school, or change of location, it's important to have a plan to raise funds.

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Top Apps to send money across countries in 2023

These apps offer various features & benefits, such as low fees, competitive rates, and support for different countries.

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6 Common Cash App Scams - How To Stay Safe Online

Discover how to avoid common Cash App scams with ease and secure your money with Afriex. Your financial safety starts here.

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6 Common Cash App Scams - How To Stay Safe Online

Discover how to avoid common Cash App scams with ease and secure your money with Afriex. Your financial safety starts here.

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Your travel guide - must-have items for a fun trip

By packing these must-have items for your next trip, you'll be well-prepared for any adventure that comes your way.

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Avoid being scammed on the internet with these tips.

It's important to protect yourself from online scams. Be cautious of unsolicited messages, use strong passwords.

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African Cities on our 2023 travel bucket list.

Discover African cities to explore this year for a deeper understanding of cultures and unforgettable experiences.

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Remote jobs you can do with any degree

Explore remote job options without a degree: Content Writer, Virtual Assistant, Social Media Manager, Designer etc.

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Pocket-friendly Easter Celebration Activities for Families and Friends

Easter is a period of joy and the public holidays are perfect for getting together with friends and family.

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5 key resolutions you can adopt for 2023

It is never too late to sit down and work towards your goals for the year. Here are some easy resolutions that will improve your life.

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How to choose the right money transfer app for you🤑

Money is serious business and when it comes to sending it across continents and countries, it becomes even more serious.

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5 simple tools to turbocharge your small business

As a small business looking to expand, it is important to take advantage of every opportunity technology provides.

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Embrace the World: Your Guide to Relocating Abroad from Africa.

Relocating abroad offers countless opportunities for personal growth, cultural exchange, and professional development.

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Embrace the World: Your Guide to Relocating Abroad from Africa.

Relocating abroad offers countless opportunities for personal growth, cultural exchange, and professional development.

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Small Business Ideas for Immigrants to Thrive

Starting a small business in a new country can help immigrants achieve financial independence and contribute to the community.

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7 relocation tips from Africans who moved abroad

We interviewed four individuals who relocated from Nigeria for work or school abroad. Keep reading for their top relocation tips!

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The African Abroad: From Indonesia with love.

Being an African in Asia I felt different at first. People always stared and this gave me some anxiety but overtime I got used to it.

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Navigating the Job Market Without a Green Card: Your Guide to Success.

Gain local experience, showcase your cultural adaptability, and stay informed about industry trends and immigration policies.

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The Tax Benefits of Remittances

By recognizing the tax benefits associated with remittances, you can turn your acts of generosity into potential tax advantages.

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Moved to the UK for my MSc but I miss Nigeria.

I didn’t permanently relocate, I just moved here for two years to get my masters degree and hopefully a job after. 

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The African Abroad: Relocated for school and stayed.

Relocated to the US for school and has made a decent life for himself since then. It's been 8 years now and he's found a new home.

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Where to get African delicacies abroad

Don't let homesickness get the best of you - explore the options available and satisfy your cravings for African cuisine.

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Afriex Expands Its Money Transfer Network: Connecting Europe to Africa

The Afriex money transfer network has expanded to include several European countries, enabling convenient money transfers to Africa.

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How to Send Money from Germany to Africa with Afriex

Afriex helps you to send money from Germany to various African countries with ease. Experience the convenience, affordability, and peace.

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How to Send Money from Germany to Africa with Afriex

Afriex helps you to send money from Germany to various African countries with ease. Experience the convenience, affordability, and peace.

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How to send money from Nigeria to Ivory Coast

If you’re in Nigeria, you can use Afriex to transfer money to the Ivory Coast, Ghana, Ethiopia, Kenya, Cameroon, the US, the UK, and Canada.

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How to send money to Cameroon from Nigeria

Afriex is a money transfer app that allows you to make free money transfers from Nigeria to Cameroon. It’s fast and secure.

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How to send money from Nigeria to Ethiopia

If you’d like to transfer money to Ethiopia for personal or business reasons, Afriex was built to make it a convenient process for you.

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How to send money from Canada to Ethiopia with Afriex.

Looking for an alternative way of sending money from Canada to Ethiopia that’s fast and affordable? We’ve created this guide to show you how

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How to pay your suppliers abroad with Afriex

Afriex offers a simple and convenient way to send money across countries with over 10 countries in their network (with more coming soon)

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How to send money from the UK to Ethiopia with Afriex.

Afriex is an alternative way to send money from the UK to Ethiopia, offering faster transfers, lower fees, and better exchange rates.

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How to Check Daily Rates on the Afriex App

By having access to real-time rates, you can plan your transactions effectively, ensuring you get the best value for your money.

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How to send money from the US to Ethiopia with Afriex.

Afriex offers fast, affordable transfers with no hidden fees. Download the Afriex app today and start sending money to your loved ones.

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African American Culture: 6 Events You Shouldn't Miss

Discover top events celebrating African American culture. Learn how to easily send money to Africa and earn $20 per referral with Afriex!

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African American Culture: 6 Events You Shouldn't Miss

Discover top events celebrating African American culture. Learn how to easily send money to Africa and earn $20 per referral with Afriex!

Read Article
4 minutes read

The History of Remittance in Black Communities: Strengthening Bonds and Driving Economic Empowerment

Discover how remittances drive economic development, foster cultural ties, and empower black communities.

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5 African Entrepreneurs that are Making Waves Internationally

Discover stories of African entrepreneurs who are transforming industries globally and inspiring the diaspora with their innovative ventures

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Understanding the XAF and CFA: A Guide to Cameroon's Currencies

The Central African CFA franc (CFA) and the Central African CFA franc (XAF) are the primary currencies used in Cameroon.

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Is the Govt watching my transfers? Debunking Misconceptions about Remittances.

Everyday remittance transactions between law-abiding individuals are generally not the primary focus of government scrutiny.

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When Transactions Fail, Wallets Prevail: Understanding Refunds in the Afriex App.

Afriex is a reliable way to send money across countries, with over 90% of transactions delivered in 2 seconds or less.

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Empowering global connections through innovative remittance services.

Explore how Afriex is using technology to disrupt the remittance industry and enable financial inclusion for millions of people.

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5 productivity hacks for remote teams

By implementing these productivity hacks, remote teams can overcome the unique challenges of remote work and achieve their goals.

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What is KYC and why is it important?

KYC, an acronym for "Know Your Customer", is a process used by financial institutions to verify the identity of their

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Cool Facts about Ethiopia You Will Love

Ethiopia is a land of mesmerizing beauty, rich history, and vibrant culture. Send money easily to loved ones in Ethiopia with Afriex.

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