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Platinum Credit Card

Platinum Credit Card

Experience world-class private banking and get exclusive benefits with our Platinum Credit Card.

Some of the benefits

Discount on appliances

Get 10%* off when you use your credit card at a Hirsch’s near you

Lounge in style

Get access to Standard Bank Library Lounge, Café Blue at OR Tambo, and Bidvest Lounges

Travel perks

Enjoy flight discounts with Emirates for up to 35%* and car rentals with Avis for up to 15%*

Treat yourself

Book a spa treatment with your credit card at Health Spa retailers and get 10%* off
What you get

Travel benefits 

  • Get up to 35%* off on Emirates flights when you book through Leisure Desk
  • Enjoy up to 15% off your next car rental when you book with Avis
  • Rent a car with Gold Plus rewards from Hertz and get up to 10% at participating Hertz locations worldwide
  • Get 20% off trips in the Middle East and Africa using the Careem cab hailing app
  • Access handpicked experiences and offers in cities around the world with Priceless Cities


Lifestyle benefits 

  • Book a treatment at Health Spa retailers and get 10%* off your Health Spa voucher when you pay with your credit card
  • Get 10%* off when you swipe your card  in-store at Hirsch’s 
  • Get 10%* off on selected properties on Hotels.com when you book accommodation
  • Spend R300 or more at A place to Shop and get up to 10%* off 
  • Get 10%* off when you spend at least R300 on Pro Gifts using your credit card 
  • Use your credit card at Gift Experience and get 5%* off your experience voucher
  • Get up to 33%* off purchases when you purchase online at Wine of The Month
  • Pay less for shipment when you buy online at thousands of U.S. online stores through MyUS
  • Get exclusive offers at 9 shopping villages in  Europe when you use your credit card
  • Buy 1GB of AlwaysOn Wi-Fi  for a once off fee of R19 and get 11GB free*
  • Get access to food and lifestyle offers on the MasterCard Buy 1 Get 1 App
  • Earn UCount Rewards Points every time you use your credit card, no matter where you shop


Insurance benefits

  • You are covered with automatic basic travel insurance
  • Get coverage in case you’re robbed or forced by threat to withdraw cash from an ATM with our ATM Robbery Insurance
  • Get Purchase Protection and swipe your credit card with confidence
  • Get an optional Credit Card Protection Plan to ensure that your credit card debt is covered in case of an unfortunate event
  • Get 15%* off your AA subscription

Credit card how-to-guide

  • Click here to view our credit card how-to-guide on how to redeem your benefits.

* Terms and conditions apply

Card features
  • Chip- and PIN-enabled Mastercard credit card
  • Shop at millions of merchants and ATMs worldwide
  • 3D Secure verification for safe online shopping
  • Tap to Pay™ in-store for R500 or less
  • Link your card to the SnapScan or Masterpass apps to pay by phone
  • Manage your card on your phone, in-app, online or at our ATMs
  • Activate or disable till-point, ATM and online card functionality using our app
  • Single limit for straight and budget facilities
  • Change your credit limit on request
  • Automatic lost card protection
What it costs
  • Get up to 55 days free interest on your account if your account is paid in full.
  • 3% minimum monthly repayment
  • R94  monthly fee
  • R180 initiation fee
  • No monthly fee if bundled with a  Private Banking  account

See 2020 pricing guide

 

How to get it
  • Sign into your Internet Banking profile to apply online
  • Complete a Call me back form and we’ll get in touch with you

Don’t have a Standard Bank account? Complete your application online and have the following ready:

  • South African ID copy (or passport if not an SA citizen)*
  • A recent payslip and  3 months bank statement
  • Proof of residence not older than 3 months
  • Must earn R58 000 or more per month
*You must be over 18. Approval is subject to credit checks and Financial Intelligence Centre Act (FICA) requirements.
  • What you get
  • Card features
  • What it costs
  • How to get it

Travel benefits 

  • Get up to 35%* off on Emirates flights when you book through Leisure Desk
  • Enjoy up to 15% off your next car rental when you book with Avis
  • Rent a car with Gold Plus rewards from Hertz and get up to 10% at participating Hertz locations worldwide
  • Get 20% off trips in the Middle East and Africa using the Careem cab hailing app
  • Access handpicked experiences and offers in cities around the world with Priceless Cities


Lifestyle benefits 

  • Book a treatment at Health Spa retailers and get 10%* off your Health Spa voucher when you pay with your credit card
  • Get 10%* off when you swipe your card  in-store at Hirsch’s 
  • Get 10%* off on selected properties on Hotels.com when you book accommodation
  • Spend R300 or more at A place to Shop and get up to 10%* off 
  • Get 10%* off when you spend at least R300 on Pro Gifts using your credit card 
  • Use your credit card at Gift Experience and get 5%* off your experience voucher
  • Get up to 33%* off purchases when you purchase online at Wine of The Month
  • Pay less for shipment when you buy online at thousands of U.S. online stores through MyUS
  • Get exclusive offers at 9 shopping villages in  Europe when you use your credit card
  • Buy 1GB of AlwaysOn Wi-Fi  for a once off fee of R19 and get 11GB free*
  • Get access to food and lifestyle offers on the MasterCard Buy 1 Get 1 App
  • Earn UCount Rewards Points every time you use your credit card, no matter where you shop


Insurance benefits

  • You are covered with automatic basic travel insurance
  • Get coverage in case you’re robbed or forced by threat to withdraw cash from an ATM with our ATM Robbery Insurance
  • Get Purchase Protection and swipe your credit card with confidence
  • Get an optional Credit Card Protection Plan to ensure that your credit card debt is covered in case of an unfortunate event
  • Get 15%* off your AA subscription

Credit card how-to-guide

  • Click here to view our credit card how-to-guide on how to redeem your benefits.

* Terms and conditions apply

  • Chip- and PIN-enabled Mastercard credit card
  • Shop at millions of merchants and ATMs worldwide
  • 3D Secure verification for safe online shopping
  • Tap to Pay™ in-store for R500 or less
  • Link your card to the SnapScan or Masterpass apps to pay by phone
  • Manage your card on your phone, in-app, online or at our ATMs
  • Activate or disable till-point, ATM and online card functionality using our app
  • Single limit for straight and budget facilities
  • Change your credit limit on request
  • Automatic lost card protection
  • Get up to 55 days free interest on your account if your account is paid in full.
  • 3% minimum monthly repayment
  • R94  monthly fee
  • R180 initiation fee
  • No monthly fee if bundled with a  Private Banking  account

See 2020 pricing guide

 

  • Sign into your Internet Banking profile to apply online
  • Complete a Call me back form and we’ll get in touch with you

Don’t have a Standard Bank account? Complete your application online and have the following ready:

  • South African ID copy (or passport if not an SA citizen)*
  • A recent payslip and  3 months bank statement
  • Proof of residence not older than 3 months
  • Must earn R58 000 or more per month
*You must be over 18. Approval is subject to credit checks and Financial Intelligence Centre Act (FICA) requirements.
The maximum credit available on a Platinum Credit Card is R250 000, and the monthly repayment is a minimum of 3% of your outstanding balance. The monthly service fee is R94 and the once-off initiation fee is R180 (VAT inclusive). Our interest rates are personalised and range from a minimum of 7.25% (prime) to a maximum of 17.75%% (Repo rate + 14%) as per the NCA regulation.
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