Send money in South Africa
eWallet allows FNB customers to send money instantly to anyone with a valid South African cellphone number.
For your convenience, you can also transfer money from your eWallet to your account.
How it works
Instant, easy + secure
eWallet is an instant, easy and affordable money transfer service that allows you to send money to anyone.
Send money from your FNB account
Money is transferred securely and immediately
Recipient receives an SMS after receiving money into the eWallet
No need to withdraw eWallet, just transfer funds.
Link eWallet to account
via the app
You can transfer funds from your eWallet to your FNB account via the FNB App. Now you can swipe instead of withdrawing.
To do this, you need to link your eWallet to your FNB account:
Open the FNB App & select the menu in the top left corner
Select 'eWallet' from the menu
Enter your Online Banking password to log in
Select 'Continue' to link eWallet screen
Enter your cellphone number and the OTP sent to you to verify your number.
Once verified, you can transfer funds from your eWallet to your FNB account.
Ways to send
Send the way you want to
As an FNB customer you can use one of FNB's convenient digital channels to send money to anyone with a valid South African cellphone number.
View how to send money using your cellphone.
View how to send money using Online Banking.
View how to send money using the FNB Banking App.
View how to send money using any FNB ATM.
Ways to use
Spend the way you want to
When you receive an SMS notifying you that money has been sent to your cellphone, you can do the following:
2 eWallet send money transactions at no extra costs using the FNB App for Easy Smart Option and Aspire Accounts. Thereafter R2 + R2 per R100
Send up to R3 000 per day using Online Banking or the app, and R1 500 using Cellphone Banking or ATMs.
The FNB eWallet can hold up to R5 000 which can be drawn at any FNB ATM or selected retailers.
eWallet reversals can be done on the app, online banking and via the contact centre on 087 575 9405.
Doing it made easy
First National Bank - a division of FirstRand Bank Limited. An Authorised Financial Services and Credit Provider 1929/001225/06 (NCRCP20).