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How To Purchase ECG Prepaid Online

Is it not frustrating when your ECG prepaid gets finished and you realize that you will not be able to get any place to purchase more of the prepaid?

This can be frustrating especially when your light goes off at midnight while you are watching that very nice movie.

For someone who follows, that should not be the case with you. We have got you covered.

In this article, we will be showing how to purchase your ECG prepaid with the use of mobile money.

There are numerous ways through which you can purchase your ECG prepaid and postpaid using mobile money.

You could use the menu of the default MTN pay bills or you could do so by the use of a third-party app that can be downloaded onto your smartphone.

Using Third-Party App To Purchase

You can buy your ECG prepaid through some very useful third-party apps that can be downloaded from your Google play store.

Most of these apps can be downloaded free of charge to use. We will be looking at three such apps that can be used to purchase prepaid from the ECG.

These apps help their users to also avoid the long queues that people follow before they can their prepaid credits.

Using E-Prepaid App

The E-Prepaid app is a very convenient and fast way through which people can purchase electrical credit at any time for their prepaid meters.

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This app was created by a Ghanaian technology company known as Origin, in 2018. The company released the app intending to solve the many problems that people go through to purchase their ECG prepaid credits.

The app is very simple to download from the play store and install on your smartphone. Once you have downloaded the app, follow the steps below on how to use it.

How To Purchase Electricity Using The E-Prepaid App

  1. Enter the required details to sign up
  2. Enter the 8 or 9-digit number of your meter
  3. Enter the name registered to the smart meter
  4. Pay via MTN mobile money.
  5. Your meter will be topped up instantly no matter the time of the day

Using ECG Power

This is an app that was created by the Ghana electricity company. It was made to help people purchase their ECG repaid anywhere they may find themselves.

Users of the app will also be able to check the rate of their consumption anytime they want by the use of a periodic chart.

The downside of this app is that it only supports a few prepaid meters, Nuri, Holley, Alpha, MBH, and CLOU meters as well as all the postpaid meters out there.

There is however a move to roll out an update of the app for the other meters that are not covered in this version. So users of such meters will have to wait patiently for the updates.

Using Epower

This is an app that is used to purchase postpaid and prepaid electricity credit in any part of the country.

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It can also be used to purchase water as well in any part of Ghana. To use this app, users will have to provide the meter ID or account number of their meter as well as the number of credits they are willing to purchase.

There is a team of people that are on standby to help users in case something does not go right or in case u come across any problem with the app.

This app is stress-free. Follow the steps below to purchase ECG prepaid credits with the app.

How To Buy Electricity With Epower

  1. You will have to download the app from the play store
  2. Open the app and signup as a new user. You will provide details such as full name, and phone number, and then set up your password.
  3. You will then be taken to the app interface after completing the signup process where you will see the app menu.
  4. Select prepaid and then enter the ID of your meter, the amount you want to purchase, the meter owner, and the town or city in which the meter resides.
  5. After everything is done, your meter will be instantly topped up with the amount of credit you purchased.

With these apps, you will be able to easily top up your meters when they run out of credit and continue to enjoy that movie you were viewing. We hope this article was really helpful and insightful.          

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