If you’ve been looking to start building a credit record, then the Absa Flexi Core Credit Card is the perfect first-time credit card for you. Get this card and enjoy multiple benefits, from making purchases in stores and online, to making larger purchases without having to carry huge amounts of cash around.

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Payment Relief Plan

If you are not able to keep up with your repayments due to COVID-19,
we can assist you with our Absa Payment Relief Plan.

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What you can expect

  • Benefits

    • Fixed monthly payments that ensure you pay more of your capital debt monthly and allow for easy budgeting
    • Helps you build a credit history
    • Up to 57 days interest free
    • No transaction fees on purchases
    • Free Lost card protection
    • Automatic basic travel insurance
  • Qualifying criteria

    • Monthly income between R2 000 and R4 000
    • You must be 18 years or older
    • Subject to affordability assessment

    *Terms and conditions apply

  • Documents needed

    • Valid South African ID book or Smart card
    • Proof of residence
    • Latest proof of income for three consecutive months required

Need more help?

Let one of our call centre agents help you get the best account for your needs.

Apply online 24/7 or call:

0861 114 411
Weekdays 08:00 - 17:30
Saturday 08:00-13:00

General card support:

0861 462 273
Weekday: 08:00 - 20:00
Weekends: 08:00 - 13:00

Visit your nearest branch

For 24-hour Services:

For application status updates call:

0861 114 411

For Lost and stolen cards call:

0800 111 155 | Absa App

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