Cheque Card

What is it

A Cheque card is a payment card, linked to current or savings account. It allows customers to make purchases at supermarkets, clothing stores, petrol stations, restaurants and many more outlets worldwide without having to carry cash. It can also be used at an ATM to make withdrawals.


  • Safe and Secure: Paying with a cheque card is safer and more convenient than carrying cash around. You don’t have to waste time queuing at an ATM to draw cash. Each transaction is authenticated via a secure PIN.
  • Personalised:  You receive a personalized Cheque Card with your Initial/s and Surname for added protection.
  • Online Purchases: Cheque cards can be used to make purchases securely for goods and services online. From the safety of your home, you can pay for unforgettable getaways, fashion clothing, latest music, books, and many more bargains.
  • Worldwide acceptance: Cheque Cards are accepted globally 24 hours a day, wherever a MasterCard or Visa logo is displayed
  • Contactless transactions: You can now pay for purchases under R200, by simply tapping your contactless card close to a contactless point of sale terminal. For payments under R200, you do not need to give your card to the cashier, enter a PIN or sign a slip.
  • Travel insurance: You receive free travel insurance when you use your card to pay for airline tickets. Optional extra cover is available at a fee. Contact your branch or call 0860 100 484 for a quote. Terms and conditions apply.
  • Emergency Card Replacement: Call the MasterCard or Visa emergency hotline at any time, day or night, 365 days a year, for any card-related emergency including lost or stolen card reporting, card replacement any time anywhere, cash advance, ATM location and account-related information. Visit or for more information.
  • Special Offers: MasterCard and Visa provide unique content and exceptional merchant offers on traveling, relaxing and shopping in style. A Cheque card also offers Airport Lounge Access at select airports globally. Visit or for more information.


  • To qualify for a Cheque card you need to have a Current account

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