What is Remita?
Remita is an e payment platform that allows you to seamlessly perform online transactions even when on the go. Some of its features are:
- Offers detailed transaction reports.
- Pay/Receive an invoice of payment.
- Automate your Payroll and deliver Payslips to all Staff
- Quick transfer of money to beneficiaries.
- It provides users infinite payment from your account(s) across multiple banks.
- Makes transaction easier as it mitigates the use of tokens.
- Become eligible to access third-party loans after a few months of transactions.
- Process payroll, taxes and pensions for all your staff and make payments to their various accounts across all banks
- It lets you view your account balances. Your bank account balance across different banks will be displayed on a single screen. Thims makes tracking your expenses a breeze.
Remita Sign Up
To start benefiting from all the features listed above and more. The first thing you need to do is to sign up and fortunately which is free. You don’t need to pay an advanced fee to start using the site. Follow the steps below to sign up.
It will display three options.
Select the options that fits your business model.
You’ll be redirected to the register page where you’ll be asked to fill in your details at the appropriate box such as your email, mobile number, first name & last name. Click on the next button to continue registration.
The next page will require OTP verification which is sent to your phone immediately the page loads.
Now an email will be sent to the registered email address containing your username and password. Use the information
You’ll be directed to profile security checkup where you will change the default password.
Create a dynamic code which would be sent to your mail. Enter the dynamic code and voila! You have successfully created an account with remita.
How to make payment with Remita and confirm payment
For the purpose of this review, we’d show you how to make WAEC payment with Remita.
The first step is to visit their website www.remita.net. Different types of payments are displayed on the homepage. Whether you want to buy WAEC pin, electricity token, pay FGN, or pay a biller, there are many options for your requests.
Click on buy WAEC pin (Remember this is just to show you how to make transactions, as different purpose require variable processes).
You’ll be required to enter appropriate details into the provided spaces;
Name of service/purpose: Select WAEC result checker pin
Description: You’d have to describe what you want to pay for. For Example ” I want to pay for WAEC pin”
Amount to pay: Input the official price of the WAEC pin. Select the currency of payment. It’s Naira by default, so leave it as it is.
Payer’s Name: Type in the full name of the payer
Payer Phone: Enter the payer phone number
Payer’s Email: Type in the email
How do you want to pay: Select from either of the following;
- Bank branch
- Internet banking
- Paga/Pocket Moni
Complete the captcha verification
Click on submit to proceed.
How to generate Remita Retrieval Reference Number (RRR)
The Remita Retrieval Reference Number (RRR) is a 12 digit code that’s generated to enable users make e payments and enjoy the full functionalities of the remita platform.
To access and generate a Remita Retrieval Reference Number, you need to sign up for an account which we’ve explained above.
It is important to know that you should use the bank branch as payment option to get your RRR code easily.
Follow the steps below to get your RRR number:
Log in to your account
Use the options displayed in your dashboard or homepage.
Select the service you are making payment for.
Fill in the required spaces as explained above.
Click on submit to generate the RRR code.
On the next page, your RRR number will be ready for transaction purposes.
You should write down your details or take a screen shot for further proceedings.
Done? Then you can take a deep breathe and give yourself a fist bump as you’ve successfully created the code.
Taking full control of your money is made easier with the Remita app. It is available on Android and iOS. Features of the app includes;
Buy Airtime & Data
Snap/Tap to pay quickly
Toggle between your personal & corporate profile
View & show receipts on the go
Pay RRR Invoices and much more.