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Moving to Absa is quick and easy

Open an Absa
Account

Switching to Absa couldn’t be easier. Simply choose the bank account that suits your lifestyle.

Move debit orders and
salary

Once you have opened an Absa account, you can switch your debit orders and your salary.

Move your Home
Loan

A home loan is one of the biggest financial commitments that you’re likely to make. As such, we want to ensure you make the best choice.

FAQs

When you switch your account, debit orders and salary to Absa, you will have access to a range of products and value added benefits

Moving to Absa:

  • Open an account

    Switching to Absa couldn’t be easier. Simply choose the bank account that suits your lifestyle, then fill in the online application form.

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  • Move debit orders and salary

    Once you have opened an Absa account, you can switch your debit orders and your salary.
     

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  • Move your Home Loan

    Let Absa re-evaluate your existing home loan, and if we find we can offer you a better option, we’ll help you switch, putting money back into your pocket.
     

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  • Moving FAQs

    When you switch your account, debit orders and salary to Absa, you will have access to a range of products and value added benefits, such as:

    • Absa Online Banking offers you more than easy and safe access to your bank accounts 24 hours a day. You can also pay accounts, transfer funds, buy prepaid airtime and send money
    • Cellphone Banking offers you a convenient way of banking using the one item you never leave home without - your cellphone
    • NotifyMe is a great way of keeping track of your finances conveniently, and allows you to stay informed and in control of transactions on your accounts
    • Earn cash Rewards every time you swipe your card
    • Send money to someone who doesn’t have a bank account and they can receive it from any Absa ATM with CashSend
    • eStatements are electronic statements that can be delivered directly to your email inbox
    • Debit order switching – free of charge!
    • When you top-up your prepaid airtime with Absa, you can choose from one of five convenient payment channels: Absa ATMs, Absa Internet Banking, Cellphone Banking, Telephone Banking and Cellphone Banking Lite
    • Pay fines quickly and easily
    • Send money internationally with Western Union

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