The World Health Organization (WHO) declared COVID-19 a pandemic on March 11, 2020, a dynamic that has impacted the world immensely.
Nationwide lockdown, social distancing and proper sanitization are some of the measures different countries have taken up to curb the spread of the virus. Although the WHO has not issued a warning about using banknotes, it advises the public to wash their hands thoroughly after handling money. Businesses have had to re-look their operations amid the changing payments landscape.
According to the Enhancing Growth of Plastic Cards in Kenya (2014) report by Financial Sector Deepening (FSD) Kenya, the usage of plastic cards to make purchases is still very low even among those who have them. Are you as the customer aware of the benefits that come with using your debit card? Do you know the value of your card? We debunk some common card payment myths below:
Make use of your card today. Discover places you can shop and pay with your debit card and enjoy convenience.