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Meeting KYC requirements can cause user friction

Doing business in a regulated sector means meeting identity verification requirements quickly and without introducing user friction. Without a reliable identity verification service, your business will eventually have to choose between compliance and achieving healthy user growth.

You can have reliable KYC and a great user experience

With Smile Identity, you won’t have to choose. Smile ID’s Identity Verification solution has the widest reach across Africa and lets you verify user info against ID Authorities, automate your back office, and complete ID checks in seconds.

How it works

Our Solutions

Products to help you with identity verification

  • Enhanced KYC

    We query a user’s identity information at an official ID authority, using their ID number, and returns that information.

    Learn more about Enhanced KYC

  • Document Verification

    We verify the authenticity of 142 IDs across 100 countries to validate the identity of your customers.

    Learn more about Document Verification

  • Basic KYC

    Verify that the personal information submitted by your users matches what is stored in the ID authority database. We return a value of match, partial match, or no match.

    Learn more about Basic KYC

  • Biometric KYC

    We match a user-submitted selfie to the photo on file in an ID authority database, so you can be sure that your users are who they say they are.

    Learn more about Biometric KYC

“Smile Identity allows us to verify the true identity of our users quickly and with extreme confidence, without having to choose between high growth and fraud mitigation. Our partnership with Smile Identity has given us the compliance tools and flexibility we need to move fast and onboard users swiftly.”

Tayo Oviosu

Tayo Oviosu

CEO, Paga

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