Timiza is a loan facility offered by ABSA (formerly Barclays) that offers digital loans via Timiza loan app for Playstore, Appstore as well as through the USSD Code *848#

Timiza loans range from Ksh50 to Ksh100,000 at a total interest rate of 6.08% whereby 1.083% ( interest rate ) and 5% ( facility fee ) for 30 days.

To use the service, you need to first register and activate your number so as to be considered for loan approvals.

In the event that you forget your Timiza Pin, there are 2 available options with which one can be able to reset the Timiza Pin.

Reset Timiza Pin Via Timiza App

Launch the Timiza App (this will direct you to the home screen requiring you to input your Pin to gain access to your account)

Click on Forgot Pin (this will direct you to the security questions page requiring you to answer both questions CORRECTLY in-order to resend the PIN to your mobile number)

If you answer any or all of the security questions INCORRECTLY, you will be requested to call the number 0709 213 000 for assistance.

Reset Timiza Pin via USSD code

Dial *848#

Press 1 in-case you forgot your PIN

You will then be provided with 2 security questions to answer CORRECTLY failure to which you will be requested to call the number 0709 213 000 for assistance.

Note: Several incorrect attempts will result in your PIN getting blocked