Professional Banking Account

Professional Banking

Stay ahead of the curve with an account that can match your relentless ambition.

Monthly fee
R 199
Monthly income
Not required

About Professional Banking

If you hold a professional degree, or you’re in your final year of study and 30 years old or younger, we can give you prime less 0.25% on your Black credit card and car financing. You also get a Black cheque card, 24/7 dedicated banking support, and loads of lifestyle, finance and travel benefits

Account Features

  • A Professional account cheque card
  • Unlimited electronic transactions including purchases, debit orders, electronic account payments and inter-account transfers
  • 8 Standard Bank ATM cash withdrawals
  • 3 Standard Bank ATM cash deposits
  • Cash withdrawals at participating retailers
  • Transact everywhere you are. Download the mobile app for on the go banking.
  • Transact via online, cellphone, or telephone
  • Monthly statements via email
  • Notifications on transactions via MyUpdates

Additional benefits of professional banking

  • Guaranteed preferential pricing on the Black credit card and vehicle asset financing – when you apply through your banker
  • Dedicated private banking team to support you with all your banking needs or 24/7 free instant messaging
  • Access to CaféBlue and Connection Hub at OR Tambo International Airport
  • Flexible terms and competitive rates on savings and cash investment solutions
  • Access to a range of investment tools, online webinars, and investment content when you open a new online share trading account; including a R 1000 free start-up capital (if you match it to start out)
  • Standard Bank insurance brokers can manage your individual and household insurance needs
  • Lifestyle offers on the Mastercard® Buy 1 Get 1 app powered by The Entertainer
  • Negotiated deals and offers for Diners Club members
  • Annual Platinum Diners Club card fee included
  • 12 free domestic Bidvest Lounge visits a year with your Black credit card
  • Free automatic travel insurance when you pay for flights by card
  • Free TravelWallet card activation, loading and reloading
  • Free delivery of forex and TravelWallet cards in GP, KZN, CT and PMB
  • UCount Rewards for using your card

What it costs

  • R 199 monthly fee
  • Pay as you transact only after using your bundled services for the month

See pricing guide

How to apply

What you'll need

  • ID copy (or passport, or work or study permit, if not an SA citizen)*
  • Proof of residence not older than 3 months
  • Professional degree, or latest results if you’re in your final year of study

General T&Cs
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