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Unique banking services offered by Ecobank in Kenya

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Banking in Kenya is the most advanced mode of society in which the people have embraced and have ensured that their money are safe in the banks. Banks offer their customers the best services they can to ensure that their customers are happy and will view banking of their money beneficial to them than any other form of saving money. Most of the people in the society use banks for their savings and therefore they try to find the best banks that have high interest rate in order to get most out of the money.

Ecobank is therefore one of the banks which ensure that the people can be able to access banking services with ease and conveniently. Ecobank was established to enable the people to bank their money easily and efficiently. This bank has a lot of services which may or may not be found in other banks. The services they offer ensure that their customers are the sole beneficiaries and that it provide the best customer and bank relations.

The first services that Ecobank provides that may not be found in other banks is the rapid transfer service in Ecobank. This offers the customer the fastest, convenient and most reliable means to transfer money. Ecobank offers a fast, convenient and reliable means to transfer money across the sub region. To use this service, contact Ecobank branch near you and issue them with a signed written instruction to withdraw money from your account in the form of a cheque or a letter-stating your account name, number and amount to be withdrawn. Present your acceptable Id or a passport. With the Rapid Transfer method, you can as well pay for utility bills from anywhere along paying bills abroad from your Ecobank account based in Kenya.

Secondly, Ecobank present the customer with the Foreign Exchange programme which becomes your partner as they are market leaders in Foreign exchange transaction whereby they guarantee flexible and well-structured deals, timely, comprehensive and assured delivery with competitive rates. Ecobank also through the Foreign Exchange programme ensure that they present the customers with the most highly skilled experts who provide their customers with special advisory services on how to use the Foreign Exchange programme and make a lot of benefits from the service.

Thirdly, Ecobank provide their customers with a variety of loans on which the customers can borrow loans and pay back within a reasonable period of time with what Ecobank term as low interest rates. They present the customers with the personal loans or the business loans. The personal loans ensure that the people who have personal accounts have been presented with the most important opportunities that they can really get from any other bank. The personal loans offered by Ecobank include;

  • Personal loans to finance the rent payment, asset and equipment acquisition, salary advance, personal problems, funerals and much more.
  • Car and Moto Loan to enable their customers own their dream cars, motor bikes or vehicles for commercial use such as Matatus and buses. They ensure that the payment period is reasonable and have the most competitive rates and repayments options are very convenient to the customers.
  • Mortgages/Home loans is yet another loan that is offered by the Ecobank which present their customers with flexible loan packages for the house of their dreams, or exclusive retreat where their children can grow up in a relative comfort and safety.

Lastly, Ecobank due to their good services, they have different forms of accounts which present variety of features to the people who are interested in banking in Ecobank. The accounts can be personal or business accounts which are opened by an organization or corporation. The common accounts that most Ecobank customers prefer are the current account and the saving accounts. The Current account present the account holder with different benefits and features that they can enjoy as Ecobank Customers. The features that the current account comes with include cheque services, linked saving account, standing order, SMS alert, monthly e-statement, Debit Cards with Master Card available and internet banking. On the other hand, the saving accounts ensure that the account holders get most out of their money and save for the future. The Ecobank Saving Account present the older with a debit card which gives them access to over 4,000 ATMs and POS terminals across Africa. Other features that are accompanied by the saving account is internet banking services,, mobile banking, SMS-alert, monthly e-statement and much more.

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Emerging from the athletic heartland of Rift Valley, Eka Kaoo was destined to have a relationship with sports. However, instead of lacing up running shoes, Eka picked up a pen, weaving narratives around the athletes who brought pride to Kenya.

Growing up, Eka was deeply inspired by the marathoners and middle-distance runners from his region, often finding himself amidst training camps and local races, absorbing stories of dedication, sweat, and sheer willpower.

Eka pursued his passion academically at a renowned university in Kenya, specializing in Sports Journalism. This formal education, combined with his intrinsic understanding of the Kenyan sporting ethos, allowed him to produce articles that resonated deeply with readers. His pieces, rich with local anecdotes and broad insights, began to get attention both within the university and in the national press.

Upon graduation, Eka became a sought-after name in sports journalism. His writings, spanning across various sports but with a soft corner for track and field, offered a fresh perspective, blending personal athlete stories with technical analyses.

Eka Kaoo's articles soon began appearing in international sports magazines and journals, elevating him to the status of an ambassador for Kenyan sports on the global stage. He covered major events like the Olympics and the World Championships, consistently providing readers with unique, Kenya-centric viewpoints.

Beyond his journalistic endeavors, Eka has been instrumental in organizing grassroots sports events in Kenya, aiming to unearth hidden talents and provide them with a platform to shine.

Today, as one of the leading voices in sports journalism in Africa, Eka Kaoo continues to champion the stories of athletes, always reminding the world of the heart, soul, and spirit of Kenyan sports.

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