Planting seeds for a profitable year ahead

Planting seeds for a profitable year ahead

There’s something to be said for the New Year. Even when there are challenges on the horizon, even when there are problems that must be overcome, this is the time to look to the future and find opportunities that can help you build your business and your career. Even...
Innovation in prepaid electricity sub-metering

Innovation in prepaid electricity sub-metering

As an electrical contractor, how would you define innovation in the prepaid electricity sub-metering market? Would it be the sub-meters themselves? Would it be the services provided around the sub-meters? The answer is – yes. Innovation is more than just technology or...
Prepaid utility management an urgent priority for new developments

Prepaid utility management an urgent priority for new developments

Of late, property developers in South Africa have witnessed considerable growth in buyers looking for smarter, greener homes with prepaid utility management as one of their priorities.  This growth in prepaid utility management interest occurred when Eskom informed...
Meet our featured installer – Pride Rugwete

Meet our featured installer – Pride Rugwete

You would be forgiven for thinking that the installation of more than 850 prepaid sub-meters over the period of just five months was the work of a company. You’d also be forgiven for thinking that perhaps this number was written down incorrectly. But, for Pride...
Meet our featured installer – Shelton Maere

Meet our featured installer – Shelton Maere

In 2014, the company that Shelton Maere worked for was liquidated. The owners gave him some tools and some customer connections as a way of helping him get started, and since then Shelton has grown his business significantly. Today, Shelton has a reputation for...
What costs are involved when installing prepaid sub-meters

What costs are involved when installing prepaid sub-meters

If you’ve ever wondered about prepaid electricity meter installation costs, continue reading to know what you should be paying: Installing When it comes to prepaid electricity and water meter installation costs, there are only two initial upfront costs and that...
Meet our featured installer – Joseph Moyane

Meet our featured installer – Joseph Moyane

Joseph Moyane leapt into the electrician business because he loves the freedom it gives him to work on his own time and to choose who he wants to work with. He thoroughly enjoys his job installing prepaid meters for his clients and is one of Citiq Prepaid’s top...
The power is in your hands

The power is in your hands

The right technology and toolkits are critical for the electrical contractor industry. You want to work with solutions that are trustworthy, high quality and innovative. You want to collaborate with companies that offer support, transparency and innovative solutions....
Meet our featured installer – Vicky Mkuku

Meet our featured installer – Vicky Mkuku

Vicky Mkuku is the owner of Victor Electrical and is considered one of Citiq Prepaid’s top installers. His commitment to his customers and his business shines through in his hard work and his passion for doing his job to the best of his abilities. When asked what...
Partnering for long-term value

Partnering for long-term value

Congratulations! You’ve made it to the end of a long and difficult year. You’ve navigated national lockdowns, a pandemic, changing customer expectations, and demanding situations. It has been tough, and it has been a learning curve. For many people, the pandemic has...