Scam Prevention

Scam Prevention When Selling Cars Privately There are few things more soul destroying than hearing the value of your car when taking it to a dealership for trade in or a second hand car salesman to sell. For some it may even be the difference between buying a new car or just sticking with the […]

Truzo Year in Review 2020

We are incredibly proud! It’s been a really tough year for everyone and we are incredibly proud of what the Truzo™ team has achieved in 2020. In a year of such uncertainty, it was vital to focus on the things we could control. Thank you to everybody who made the year a success and we […]

Apps Africa FinTech Finalist 2020

Truzo™ is a finalist for the second year running! Truzo™ is a finalist for the second year running in the FinTech category for the Apps Africa Innovation Awards 2020! The sixth edition of the awards attracted over 500 submissions from 51 countries, with solutions launched by start-ups, established ventures, and corporates. The awards strive to showcase leading […]

Truzo Saves the Fuel Industry R40 Million

Buy Diesel Using Truzo™ Now, more than ever, it is vital that buyers and sellers in every industry feel safe and secure when doing business – much of which is happening online now thanks to the local lockdown regulations, and the increasing need for business to be done virtually, often with new suppliers that have […]

Standard Bank Invests in 2 African Tech Start-ups

Via The Venture Scale programme at FFA The Venture Scale programme at FFA provides African start-ups with £220 000 in tailored support services across product design, data science, engineering and business development, along with an additional financial cash investment of £30 000. The start-ups will also gain access to an exclusive partnership with Standard Bank […]

Is Buying Online Secure?

Depends Who You Ask The more appropriate question we should be asking is: Can we make sure we are secure when buying online? The answer to that is an emphatic: Yes! Is it easy or do I need to jump through hoops? It can be as easy as saying “secure” or a little less straight […]

Business Africa Online

Business Africa Online Truzo is an independent escrow service provider that enables buyers and sellers to transact anywhere, via any device in a safe and secure way. The company was established out of a deep desire to ensure buyers and sellers aren’t scammed and to spur economic growth in Africa. It’s an uncertain time for […]

Creating Trust during Lock Down

It’s an uncertain time for South Africa The fierce tug of war between economy and health can be seen playing itself out on social media platforms, the varied opinion pieces in the press, on WhatsApp groups and chats between friends, family and colleagues. A debate that will likely be recorded in our history books without […]


Four start-ups selected for Founders Factory Africa programme each net over £30k Corporate-backed accelerator and incubator Founders Factory Africa has announced that it has accepted four new start-ups to its Venture Scale programme, which kicked off yesterday. Founders Factory Africa announced in a statement yesterday that it was welcoming Truzo (South Africa), RedBird (formerly Redbird Health […]