INTRODUCING OZOW – THE SMART WAY TO SETTLE OUTSTANDING ACCOUNTS

Exciting News from MidCity

Through MRI Real Estate Software ®, we have partnered with South Africa’s leading automated EFT payment solution provider Ozow to bring our customers an easy and smarter way to settle outstanding payments on their accounts.

PAYMENTS MADE SIMPLE, CONVENIENT AND SECURE

What is Ozow?

OZOW IS AN INNOVATIVE AND CARD-FREE INSTANT PAYMENT METHOD FOR SETTLING OUTSTANDING ACCOUNTS.

Ozow allows customers to settle their accounts with us from any online bank account, including savings accounts, credit card accounts and cheque accounts.

All that is needed to use Ozow is an online bank account.

The payment is made immediately – no need to email a proof of payment – allowing us to process payments faster, subject to using the correct reference when making payment.

WHY USE OZOW?

Reason 1: Ozow is safe.

  • Ozow cares about customer privacy.
  • As a responsible payment solutions service, ensuring that your personal information and sensitive data is kept safe and secure is their highest priority.
  • Ozow ensures that personal information is processed in keeping with laws and regulations that are aimed at protecting the integrity of personal data.
  • They have an extremely cautious approach to security. Ozow is licensed as a Systems Operator and a Third-Party Payments Provider with the Payment Association of South Africa (PASA).
  • The platform also abides by PCI DSS Level 1 processes and security standards as well as the Personal Protection of Personal Information Act (POPIA). This includes ensuring that all transaction data is encrypted end-to-end.

Reason 2: Ozow can be trusted.

Ozow can process Automated EFTs for customers who have an account with one of South Africa’s nine major banks, including:

  • Absa
  • First National Bank
  • Nedbank
  • Standard Bank
  • Capitec Bank
  • Investec
  • TymeBank
  • African Bank
  • Bidvest Bank

Reason 3: Ozow is convenient.

  • MidCity customers can now experience the advantages of automated EFT payments, especially during times of high traffic on banking platforms (e.g. Black Friday and Festive Season).
  • A credible alternative EFT payment solution provided by Ozow can maintain service and meet high customer demand during these periods.
  • Ozow CEO Thomas Pays affirms:

“Automated EFTs are easy, fast and secure – allowing consumers to transact wherever and whenever. Our merchants have reported that consumers are embracing them over more traditional methods such as credit or debit cards, particularly during busy shopping periods.”

Reason 4: Ozow continues to innovative

  • Ozow is serious about developing alternative payment solutions that are adapted to what people need and why they need them. They do this by developing real-world solutions, that meet their real-world needs.
  • Ozow’s CEO says this about the platform’s future:

“Technology is transforming the world around us at an accelerated rate. With the rise of cashless and digital payments, enabling consumers to new ways to transact with convenience, ease and trust is imperative.”

INTEGRATED WITH MAJOR SA BANKS – SECURE & EASY

The MidCity promise

Innovation is one of the four cornerstones of the MidCity Group and therefore technology is one way we keep our promise of continual growth and advancement.

“At MidCity we are always looking for more efficient ways to serve our customers” said Daleen van Dyk – Head: Information Technology, MidCity Property Group

Ozow is such a solution that promises to make the MidCity experience even smarter, more secure, and more convenient.

Now that we know why using Ozow makes sense….