Frequently Asked Questions
Your guide to using Powrsale.
We've done our best to answer most of the common questions we get from our customers here. Kindly go through it to see if your question has been answered already. If not, then send us a message below.
Powrsale is an escrow payment platform. Our goal is to empower a generation of entrepreneurs on the African continent who would be able to start online retail/eCommerce businesses with zero capital. A continent with most of it's citizens at the bottom needs solutions that empower them to grow.
An escrow is a financial arrangement where a third party holds and regulates payment of the funds required for two parties involved in a given transaction. It helps make transactions more secure by keeping the payment in a secure escrow account which is only released when all of the terms of an agreement are met as overseen by the escrow company.
1. Buyer and Seller agree to terms - Either the Buyer or Seller can initiate the transaction. After registering at Powrsale.com, all parties agree to the terms of the transaction.
2. Buyer pays to Powrsale.com - The Buyer submits a payment by approved payment method to their secure Escrow Account on Powrsale. Powrsale verifies the payment, the Seller is notified that funds have been secured 'In Escrow'.
3. Seller ships merchandise to Buyer - Upon payment verification, the Seller is authorised to send the merchandise and submit tracking information. Powrsale verifies that the Buyer receives the merchandise.
4. Buyer accepts merchandise - The Buyer has a set number of hours to inspect the merchandise and the option to accept or reject it. The Buyer accepts the merchandise and confirms
5. Powrsale pays the Seller - Powrsale releases funds to the Seller from the Escrow Account instantly.
We help you make and accept payments from multiple channels. MTN MoMo, Vodacash, AirtelTigo cash, Bank Wire, VISA, Mastercard.
If you are a merchant, Powrsale if your go to platform to drive more sales. If you are buying online, with Powrsale, you never need to trust anyone again before you can buy from them. It's always a win when using Powrsale.
Social media entrepreneurs and their customers need assurance and trust from each other to make buying and selling online efficient and safe. Sellers need to know that a buyer is serious and will pay upon delivery and the buyer, on the other hand, needs to trust that the products are real and the sellers will actually deliver them and not run away with their money.
Powrsale makes these assurances seamless from generating payment links, paying & receiving payments, delivering products to customers, etc.
Setting account on powrsale is 100% free. We only charge a 2-5% fee when you make a transaction depending on the payment channel used by the customer.
Our technology helps us track and identify potential fraudsters by looking at their past transactions online. Our secured escrow infrastructure makes social commerce fast and simple for our users regardless of where they are located.
We would love to answer any questions you have. We do our best to respond as soon as possible. Thank you.