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Account
Monthly fee
Key features
 
Platinum debit card
Platinum
Value bundle R159 pm
  • Pay no monthly subscription fees for Absa Online, Telephone Banking and Cellphone Banking.
  • Receive free monthly e-statements.
  • Get free internal debit orders.
  • Do free electronic transfers between your linked accounts and on internal payments.
  • Free NotifyMe where we immediately alert you to activities on your account.
  • Access priority banking service through priority banker and Platinum Line.
  • Travel in comfort with an optional DragonPass membership.
  • Get the value bundle for a fixed monthly fee of R159 along with these extra benefits:
    • A free R25 000 lump-sum death benefit
    • Access to the Take Me Home service providing you eight free incidents per year
    • 50% discount on your spouse or life partner’s monthly fees if they have a value bundle
    • Up to 50% discount on your monthly fee if you maintain a positive balance of more than R50 000 in your account that month
  • Get more cash with an overdraft and pay for unexpected expenses

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Gold debit card
Gold
Value bundle R98 pm
  • Pay no monthly subscription fees for Absa Online, Telephone Banking and Cellphone Banking
  • Receive free monthly e-statements
  • Get free internal debit orders
  • Do free electronic transfers between your linked accounts and on internal payments
  • Free NotifyMe where we immediately alert you to activities on your account
  • Get the value bundle for a fixed monthly fee of R98 along with these extra benefits
    • A free R20 000 lump-sum death benefit
    • Dine out daily with Absa Dining and get up to R100 off a second main meal at partner restaurants
    • 50% discount on your spouse or life partner’s monthly fees if they have a Value Bundle
    • Up to 50% discount on your monthly fee if you maintain a positive balance of more than R30 000 in your account that month
  • Get more cash with an overdraft and pay for unexpected expenses

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prosperity debit card
Prosperity
R42 pm
  • No monthly fee for internet banking
  • Maintain the required balance in your account or in a pre-defined savings or investment account to qualify for up to R500 rebate on your Prosperity account fees each month
  • Earn interest on the available balance
  • No monthly subscription fees apply for NotifyMe or Internet, Cellphone or Telephone Banking
  • International Banking with no fees on international pension transfers less than R10 000

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Account
Monthly fee
Qualifying Criteria
 
Islamic Flexi Value Bundle
Value Bundle R55pm
  • 3 Absa ATM cash withdrawals
  • Unlimited card swipes
  • Unlimited funds transfer and internal payments
  • 11 Electronic account and beneficiary payments
  • Any unused transactions will roll over for one month

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Islamic Gold Value Bundle
Value Bundle R98pm
  • 5 Absa ATM cash withdrawals
  • 5 Absa ATM cash deposits
  • Unlimited card swipes
  • Unlimited electronic payments
  • Any unused transactions will roll over for one month
  • Free NotifyMe, where we immediately alert you to activities on your account via SMS or e-mail
  • 50% discount on your spouse or life partner’s monthly fees if they have a Value Bundle account option
  • Up to 50% discount on your monthly fee if you keep a positive balance in your account
  • Value Add Service offered Absa Dining where you can dine out daily and get up to R100 off a second main meal purchase. Please note Halaal restaurants are available, but not Shari’ah compliant
  • Absa Dining website www.absadining.co.za
  • Terms and conditions
  • Frequently Asked Questions

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Islamic Platinum Value Bundle
Value Bundle R149pm
  • 7 Absa ATM cash withdrawals
  • 5 Absa ATM cash deposits
  • Unlimited card swipes
  • Unlimited electronic payments
  • Get more value for your money with great device and data deals exclusive to Absa customers
  • We offer you the ability to switch your debit orders absolutely free
  • Lump sum Takaful death benefit to the value of R25 000

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Account
Monthly fee
Key features
 
Islamic cheque
Islamic Youth account
No monthly charges
  • Direct access to your money - which means you don’t need to carry cash
  • A card that can be used for transactions at an ATM and point-of-sale terminals in stores
  • A PIN-based debit card - which is the most secure way to verify a transaction
  • Banking services usually associated with credit cards - such as making online, mail order and telephone order transactions
  • An annual profit share calculated at Absa’s financial year-end (31 December) and paid into your account on 25 January of the following year

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private bank
Private Banking
R399 pm - Exceller Package
  • You have access to a dedicated private banker for personal financial and investment advice
  • Enjoy free access to local Bidvest Premier airport lounges for Private Banking credit card holders and limited free access to lounges affiliated to the DragonPass program (not a Shari'ah approved benefit)
  • Absa Rewards is part of the package at no additional cost to you
  • Access to lounges affiliated to the DragonPass programme airport lounge programme (not a Shari'ah approved benefit)
  • Get comprehensive travel insurance for all travel companions if you buy your tickets with a Visa Exceller or World MasterCard credit card
  • Get more cash with an overdraft and pay for unexpected expenses

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private bank
Private Banking
R335 pm - Marhaba Package
  • You have access to a dedicated private banker for personal financial and investment advice
  • Enjoy free access to local Bidvest Premier airport lounges for Private Banking credit card holders and limited free access to lounges affiliated to the DragonPass program (not a Shari'ah approved benefit)
  • Absa Rewards is part of the package at no additional cost to you
  • Access to lounges affiliated to the DragonPass programme airport lounge programme (not a Shari'ah approved benefit)
  • Get comprehensive travel insurance for all travel companions if you buy your tickets with a Visa Exceller or World MasterCard credit card

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a Youth account . . .

Account
Monthly fee
Key features
 
MegaU
MegaU
No monthly fee
  • No monthly fee
  • Free cash withdrawals at Absa ATMs and branch up to R500
  • Top up airtime/data pre-paid for free at point-of-sale, Absa ATMs, Cellphone Banking, Internet Banking, Telephone Banking IVR
  • Free debit card purchases
  • Free SMS and email notifications
  • Free Absa ATM balance enquiries
  • Free internal debit orders and stop orders
  • Free e-Statements
  • Free transactions history enquiry - Internet, Cellphone, Telephone (IVR)
  • Earn interest

PLUS, you also enjoy the below additional benefits by keeping a positive balance of R200 a month OR doing at least 2 transactions a month (i.e. debit card purchases or buy data/airtime directly from your account):

  • Free 50 MB data per month from all networks

and

  • 1 free movie ticket per month at Nu Metro

Or

  • R20 discount at McDonalds or Wakaberry

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Student
Student Silver
R22.50
  • No monthly subscription fee for Internet Banking, Cellphone Banking and Telephone Banking
  • Unlimited, free NotifyMe, (SMS and E-mail)
  • Unlimited, free debit card point-of-sale purchases and cash withdrawals
  • Convenient 24-hour self-service access through Absa Online, Cellphone Banking and Telephone Banking
  • Cheaper banking fees while you study, through multiple pricing options
  • Free mailed or eStatements
  • Unlimited, free electronic payments including debit and stop orders
  • Unlimited, free Absa ATM balance enquires and mini-statements
  • Unlimited, free Absa ATM cash deposits
  • Unlimited, free Absa ATM cash withdrawals
  • Unlimited, free electronic internal funds transfers
  • Free CashSend withdrawals at Absa ATMs
  • Get 24/7 access to the largest ATM network in South Africa

PLUS, you also enjoy these additional monthly benefits by using your account:

  • One R20 voucher at either McDonalds, Hungry Lion or Vida e Caffe per month
  • One free movie ticket per month Nu Metro (2D movie only)
  • R150 discount per month, on a single Eldo Coaches or Intercity bus ticket, on any national published route
  • Free 50 MB data per month from all networks

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Islamic Youth
Islamic Youth
No monthly fee
  • No monthly charges
  • Get an Annual Profit Share paid to you
  • A banking solution that is compliant with Shari'ah law
  • Free cash withdrawals at Absa ATMs and branch up to R500
  • Top up airtime/data pre-paid for free at point-of-sale, Absa ATMs, Cellphone Banking, Internet Banking, Telephone Banking IVR
  • Free debit card purchases
  • Free SMS and email notifications
  • Free Absa ATM balance enquiries
  • Free internal debit orders and stop orders
  • Free e-Statements
  • Free transactions history enquiry - Internet, Cellphone, Telephone (IVR)
PLUS, you also enjoy the below additional benefits by keeping a positive balance of R200 a month OR doing at least 2 transactions a month (i.e. debit card purchases or buy data/airtime directly from your account):
  • Free 50 MB data per month from all networks

and

  • 1 free movie ticket per month at Nu Metro

Or

  • R20 discount at McDonalds or Wakaberry

Note: Value added services are not Shari’ah compliant

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or one of our Basic accounts.

Account
Monthly fee
Key features
 
transact
Transact
R4.95 pm
  • Access and manage your money 24-hours a day through cellphone banking.
  • Pay your prepaid electricity and airtime with this account.
  • The pricing structure is simple and transparent.
  • Pay for your purchases using your debit card at no charge.
  • There is no charge for balance enquiries at Absa ATMs, selected retailer points of sale and Absa supported ATMs.
  • Send money to your family and friends via CashSend and they can receive money at any Absa ATM.

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Flexi account
Flexi
R16.00 pm
  • You get free funeral cover to the value of R3 000 if you are between 18 and 65 years old.
  • Buy pre-paid airtime and data online.
  • Shop in-store with your card and earn cash rewards.
  • Free Internal Debit Orders and Stop Orders
  • Free online and Mobile Balance Enquiries

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Flexi value bundle
Flexi Value Bundle
Value Bundle R55 pm
  • Receive free monthly e-statements
  • Make free electronic transfers between your linked accounts and internal payments
  • Access a range of free transactions included in your monthly fee:
    • 3 Absa ATM cash withdrawals
    • Unlimited debit card purchases and withdrawals at selected retailers
    • 11 electronic account and beneficiary payments
  • Free funeral cover to the value of R5 000 if you are between 18 and 65
  • Get more cash with an overdraft and pay for unexpected expenses.

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prepaid
Prepaid
No monthly fee
  • No need for salary slip or credit check
  • No minimum balance is required
  • Pay for petrol at participating merchants
  • Prepaid airtime top-ups on all networks
  • Pay for fuel at participating merchant displaying the Visa logo
  • NotifyMe notifications
  • Absa ATM withdrawals, mini-statements, balance enquiries and CashSend transactions

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Let one of our consultants help you get the best account for your needs.

Call us on:

08600 08600

E-mail us at:

absa@absa.co.za

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