Through the use of Airtel Money you can now evade the transter fee that Mpesa does. Sending money through Airtel money is free regardless of whether you are sending it to a receiver who is on Mpesa or Orange money.
You must have an Airtel line to perform such a transaction.Follow the following steps.
Using your Airtel line Dial *222#
Select 1 (Airtel Money)
Choose the language you want
Select otion 1 (send money)
Input the number of the receiver.
Input the amount you want to send.
Confirm the Details then enter your pin to approve the transaction.
The receiver will the receive a Withdrawal Pin on their Safaricom line. To withdraw the money the receiver should submit the withdrawal pin to any Airtel Money Agent so that he/she can get the money.
After receiving the funds from the agent the person who sent the money will receive a message that the money has been received by receiver and that a withdrawal has been made.