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Frequently Asked Questions
You simply need to download the app and register. You’ll be asked to upload a photo of yourself and your identity document to prove you are who you say you are.
We currently only charge a weekly transaction fee if you participate in the week’s saving cycle, and a small fee to withdraw your funds back into your personal linked account.
We are not investment advisors at all. We simply offer our users a platform which enables them to micro-invest in Bitcoin on a weekly basis.
There’s always a risk to any investment regardless the type of asset. Please be sure to do your research and fully understand the risks involved in any investment strategy.
The upnup app works by analyzing your bank statements to determine how to apply your addup or roundup savings option. This means the system needs access to your transactional account in order to view these transactions and then transfer your micr0-savings over to your upnup wallet.
Yes! Right now we offer every new user R50.00 worth of Bitcoin once they’ve completed their upnup wallet setup.
At this point in time, withdrawals of Bitcoin to your self-custody wallet is not possible but we are working on it! In the mean time, you can convert your Bitcoin to ZAR and withdraw that directly to your linked account.
At this point in time, we have launched with a basic set of features and one asset – Bitcoin. We do intend to add more in the coming months so watch this space.
No! We are not a crypto exchange at all – in fact we use one of the most reputable crypto exchanges, Valr, as our provider and we do not offer any exchange-type features (such as trading) on our platform.
The upnup team is on standby to assist – simply reach out to us at any time.
📱 +27 21 753 3645
Dedicated WhatsApp Support: +27 67 428 2871