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Platinum Account

Live in style with our premier cheque account. Choose the Value Bundle or simply pay as you transact.

Qualifying Criteria
  • you’ll need to earn a minimum of R25 000 to qualify for a Platinum Cheque Account
  • you must be a South African citizen
  • only individuals can open a Platinum Cheque Account
Benefits

Pay just R149.00 per month or less for a Value Bundle and get a range of lifestyle benefits, plus a selection of bundled transactions.

  • Cash back into your cheque account if you add an Absa credit card, home loan or vehicle finance to your portfolio
  • Enjoy 8 free Take Me Home services per year
  • Unlimited card swipes and electronic transactions
  • Opt for Priority Pass at an additional fee and enjoy access to 600 airport lounges worldwide
  • Get great deals on devices and data
  • Enjoy convenient banking with our dedicated platinum line, or with priority bankers at selected branches
 

Gold Account

Great value for money that reflects your gold earnings status. Choose the Value Bundle or simply pay as you transact.

Qualifying Criteria
  • you’ll need to earn a minimum of R8 000 to qualify for a Gold Cheque Account 
  • you must be a South African citizen 
  • only individuals can open a Gold Cheque Account
Benefits

Pay just R98.00 per month or less for a Value Bundle and get a range of lifestyle benefits, plus a selection of bundled transactions.

  • Cash back into your account if you add an Absa credit card, home loan or vehicle finance to your portfolio
  • Get great deals on devices and data
  • Enjoy 6 free Take Me Home services per year
  • Your spouse or life partner gets a 50% discount on their own Value Bundle’s monthly fee
 

Flexi Value Bundle

Bank for a low monthly fee and get a host of free transactions and value added services’

Qualifying Criteria
  • you’ll need to be employed and earn a minimum of R2 000 to qualify for a Flexi Value Bundle
  • you must be a South African citizen
  • only individuals are allowed to open a Flexi Value Bundle
  • minimum account opening balance of R100
Benefits

If you want a full service cheque account and like the idea of added lifestyle benefits, all at a market leading low price, then this is the account for you.

  • a bundle of FREE transactions:
    • 3 Absa ATM cash withdrawals
    • 8 debit card purchases and withdrawals at selected retailers
    • 11 electronic account and beneficiary payments
    • any unused transactions will roll over for one month
  • free NotifyMe, whereby we immediately alert you to activities on your account via SMS or e-mail
  • the option to apply for an overdraft facility or ATM instant loan, subject to credit assessment

PLUS

  • no monthly subscription fees for Absa Online, telephone banking, cellphone banking
  • free monthly e-statements
  • free electronic transfers between your linked accounts and internal payments
  • you can switch your debit orders absolutely free
  • free R3 000 funeral cover if you're between 18 and 65
  • free Doctors’ Network - a network of dedicated private doctors who offer you the best prices and discounts of 20-40%
  • free Personal Health Advisor - a healthcare service giving you unlimited access to qualified nurses, 24 hours a day
 

Islamic Cheque Account

Everyday transactional account that offers a full range of banking solutions and services.

Qualifying CriteriaMonthly income of R3 000
  • Valid ID
  • Proof of residence
Benefits
  • Compliant with Shari'ah Law
  • Access and manage your money 24/7
  • Do you want to be able to access and manage your money anytime, anywhere, while complying with Shari'ah Law? With an Islamic Cheque Account, you will be able to manage your everyday banking needs, from making withdrawals, deposits, transfers and payments to requesting balances and statements – confident that all of the services are Shari'ah compliant
 

Prosperity Cheque Account

Flexible day-to-day banking with exclusive rebates and discounts for those 55 years and older

Qualifying CriteriaMonthly income of R2 000
  • 55 years or older
  • A minimum investment of R15 000
  • Valid ID
  • Proof of residence
Benefits
  • Bank for free with exclusive rebates
  • No monthly subscription fees apply for NotifyMe or Internet, Cellphone or Telephone Banking. Most fees for transactions performed on these channels are included in the monthly service fee
 

Private Banking Transactional Account

A transactional account designed to handle your everyday banking needs with ease

Qualifying CriteriaGross annual income of R750 000
  • Valid ID
  • Proof of residence
Benefits
  • Choice of pricing option
  • Private Banker
  • Dedicated team of financial experts
  • Optional Private Banking Credit Card
 

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