Fair Pricing Philosophy

Our pricing philosophy is inspired by the cooperative (people first) approach of SACCOs. It enables us to offer users a cost-effective and transparent pricing experience.

Loan application fee

  • Usage for the system
  • Underwriting process
  • Product configurator

Outgoing transactions

  • Disbursement of loans
  • Paying back savings
  • Paying back shares

Incoming transactions

  • Contribution from the members
  • Buying of shares
  • Miscellaneous Fee
    • Usage-based pricing: SACCOs only need to pay for the system they are using
    • No fixed cost: No fixed fees or charges are levied on the SACCO or its members for the system
    • Complete transparency: Complete pricing information is available to all SACCOs when logged in CAMS
    • Total cost of CAMS: We have calculated the fees that are paid and found that the cost is about 1 dollar per month per member
*All prices are inclusive of tax

Affordable Network Operator Fees

With CAMS, we have negotiated better tariffs and transaction fees with the MNOs. As a result, the SACCO members are enabled to save more money as they have to pay less than standard charges on transactions.

Mobile network operator fees for SACCO members:

Tanzania

Sustainable Loan Application Fee and Income Generation for SACCO

With CAMS, we charge a fixed cost for each loan application inclusive of VAT and taxes. The entire loan application, including accounting and reconciliation, is being handled digitally on CAMS, saving a lot of time for the SACCOs. Moreover, 100% of the interest goes to the SACCOs directly, turning this into an income-generating process for them.

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