Silver Credit Card

Set new financial goals with our lifestyle Credit Card that offers you more choice, freedom and buying power.

More about the Silver Credit Card

2% interest back

We reward you for prompt payments and you can earn 2% interest per year on a positive balance.

60 days interest free

If you budget wisely and settle your Credit Card in full by the due date you will pay no interest.

Free swipes

For added security you can pay by Credit Card at any till point in the country.

Online shopping

Online shopping has never been easier. You can now use your African Bank Visa Credit Card to make secure payments online.

Banking on the move

Your African Bank Credit Card entitles you to register for free online transactions and services.

Easy repayments

Payments have never been easier. You can either pay online or by phone, debit order, EFT, EasyPay or [email protected]

Features & Benefits

Your African Bank Credit Card allows you more convenience and peace of mind with the following features:

  • Your card is issued instantly in branch
  • Free SMS updates on transactions
  • Up to 60 days interest-free credit on POS purchases, if you settle your outstanding balance in full by the due date
  • No need to carry cash. Swipe, then enter your PIN to complete the transaction
  • Accepted by thousands of merchants, wherever you see the VISA logo
  • Global Emergency Assistance. If you have lost your Visa card, we can help block your account, send a replacement card and provide emergency cash
  • Travel Assistance. Free access to wide range of medical and legal advice for Visa Gold cardholders. Please call +44 (0) 208 762 8373 for assistance
  • For peace of mind for life’s unexpected insurable events, we offer credit life insurance

*Up to R4 000 per day at any ATM and up to R5 000 per day at till points.

Free online and mobile services

Register for Connect Online and you can transact free of charge. In the convenience of your home or office you can now:

  • Know your available balance
  • Pay your credit card online
  • Get a statement in 1 easy step
  • Get a paid up letter in 1 easy step
  • Get a settlement quote in 1 easy step
  • Get a tax certificate in 1 easy step
  • Stop a card in 3 easy steps
  • Reactivate a stopped card in 3 easy steps
  • View or change limits in 3 easy steps

If your card is 4 months or older. You could qualify for a limit increase. New limit will be available immediately when you apply for a limit increase online, at the call centre by calling 0860 333 004 or visit the branch. A credit limit assessment will be done

What you need to do to apply

For an online Credit Card offer suited to your lifestyle, you will need to have the following documents on hand:

You must be able to show your most recent proof of income

This must not be older than three months

You must be over 18 to apply for a Credit Card

This must reflect at least three salary deposits

With Credit Life Insurance your debt is covered for the following insurable events:

  • Retrenchment
  • Temporary lay-off
  • Compulsory unpaid leave
  • Temporary disability
  • Permanent disability
  • Death
Payment options range from 9-72 months.
Interest rate (APR) from 15% to 27.75%
Insurance rate from 5.04% to 5.4%
*Representative example: All prices include VAT, R20 000 borrowed for 12 months . Once off initiation fee (capitalized) R 1197 , Monthly admin fee R68.40. Representative APR 15% ,Representative insurance rate 5.4%. Monthly instalment amount payable R 2 036.03 , total payable R 24 432.41

Do you need more information to make taking out a loan an even simpler decision? Click on any of the informative African Bank credit and personal loan brochures below to download

  • All you want to know about your African Bank Silver Credit Card
  • Pricing for all Credit Card types
  • Controlling your budget
  • Income Expense Declaration
  • Card terms and conditions
  • Use credit wisely
Repayment as a % of outstanding balance
Interest rate (APR) up to 20.5%
Insurance rate from 5.04% to 5.4%
*Representative example: All prices include VAT, R20 000 borrowed for 12 months . Once off initiation fee (capitalized) R 1197 , Monthly admin fee R68.40. Representative APR 15% ,Representative insurance rate 5.4%. Monthly instalment amount payable R 2 036.03 , total payable R 24 432.41

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