Looking for a basic account that meets your daily needs? At R26.00 per month, you can enjoy full service banking and only pay for the transactions you make.

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No monthly fees on electronic channels

Unlimited mobile, telephone and Internet banking.

CashSend

Cash for unforeseen expenses with ATM Loans.

Top-up prepaid

Top-up prepaid electricity and airtime.

Free funeral cover

Funeral cover to the value of R15 000 included.

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What you can expect

  • Better everyday banking

    • Monthly fee of R26.00, thereafter you pay only for the transactions you make
    • Absa Online, mobile and telephone banking
    • Monthly eStatements
    • Electronic transfers between your linked accounts and internal payments
    • Ability to switch your debit orders for free
    • Access to NotifyMe SMS or email notifications
    • Monthly and interim statements are available on request
    • Send money to someone who doesn’t have a bank account with CashSend.
    • Help pay the banking fees of a family member, an employee or a dependent with Bank on Me.
    • Transacting using a chip debit card is smarter, faster and more convenient. Learn more about debit card benefits.
  • Lifestyle benefits

    • Join Absa Rewards and earn cash back when you swipe your card.
    • Get up to 30% discount on flights with Rewards Lite
  • Wealth and finance benefits

    • Funeral cover to the value of R15 000 included
    • Depending on whether you qualify, you will have access to Absa ATM Instant Loans
  • What you need to open your account

    • Monthly income of R3 000 or more
    • Minimum account opening balance of R50 
    • A valid bar-coded South African ID
    • Proof of residence.

Need more help?

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

Call us on:

08600 08600

Email us at:

absa@absa.co.za

Visit your nearest branch