Mobile money is used by millions of people around the world as a fast, safe alternative to cash and bank accounts. It lets you send money to friends and family, pay for goods and services and access other financial services from the most basic mobile phone. You don't need a bank account - and for many it provides the first steps towards financial inclusion.
WorldRemit has pioneered mobile to mobile remittances to mobile money services - including in Uganda. We're connected to over 112 million mobile money wallets - a fifth of the global total.
Ugandan driver Alfonce Pachu explains why mobile money is his preferred way of managing his finances - and how it lets him look after his family when he's far from home.