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Fees for UGX Virtual Cards

Current Fees

Card Issuance Fee

4,000 UGX

Monthly Card Maintenance Fee

4,000 UGX

Decline Fee

1,000 UGX

International Transaction Fee

5% of the transaction amount

Domestic Transaction Fee

2% of the transaction amount

Upcoming Fees

💡 The fees in the table below will take effect on Thursday, June 6th, 2024:

Card Issuance Fee

8,000 UGX

Monthly Card Maintenance Fee

8,000 UGX

Decline Fee

2,000 UGX

Card Funding Fee

5% of the funding amount

Card Withdrawal Fee (From Card to Wallet)

2% of the transaction value

Card Withdrawal Fee (Funds received via Visa Direct)

10% of the transaction value

International Transaction Fee

5% of the transaction value

Domestic Transaction Fee

2% of the transaction value


Fees for Stock Trading

💡 Effective February 12th, 2024, the following fees will be charged for trading in U.S. stocks on the Chipper Cash app:

First-time Stocks Access Fee (To sign up and access the product)

$10​ (USD)

Monthly Maintenance Fee

$1 (USD)

Trading Fee (Buy & Sell)

0.15% of the value of the transaction


Free allowances and thresholds:

Regular users

Free withdrawals up to 20 times or up to UGX 5,500,000.00 in free withdrawals (transfers to mobile money/bank) a month

High volume users

Free withdrawals up to 20 times or up to UGX 5,500,000.00 in free withdrawals (transfers to mobile money/bank) a month. After this threshold, standard withdrawal fees to mobile money and banks apply

High-volume / high-value users

Deposit and withdrawal fees apply

USD P2P Charges

Please take note of the applicable charges below;

  • 0.25% fee for transfers up to $2,000

  • $5 flat fee for transfers above $2,000


Tariff sheet after free allowance and thresholds as applicable:

Amount (UGX)

Amount (UGX)

Deposit to Chipper Wallet Fee

Withdrawal From Chipper Wallet Fee

Withdrawal From Chipper Wallet Fee

Min

Max

From Mobile Money

To Mobile Money

To Bank

1,000.00

2,500.00

65.00

25.00

1,500.00

2,501.00

5,000.00

125.00

50.00

1,500.00

5,001.00

15,000.00

375.00

150.00

1,500.00

15,001.00

30,000.00

750.00

300.00

1,500.00

30,001.00

45,000.00

1,125.00

450.00

1,500.00

45,001.00

60,000.00

1,500.00

600.00

1,500.00

60,001.00

125,000.00

3,125.00

1,250.00

1,500.00

125,001.00

250,000.00

6,250.00

1,700.00

2,250.00

250,001.00

500,000.00

12,500.00

1,700.00

4,100.00

500,001.00

1,000,000.00

25,000.00

1,700.00

6,150.00

1,000,001.00

2,000,000.00

50,000.00

1,700.00

9,250.00

2,000,001.00

4,000,000.00

100,000.00

1,700.00

11,300.00

4,000,001.00

5,000,000.00

125,000.00

1,700.00

11,300.00

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