The ABSA Gold Credit Card is one of ABSA’s premier credit cards that allow you to grow your financial resources and maintain your lifestyle the way you want to live life, and this card is available to people who earn a monthly minimum income of R4 000 or more. You have an option to have your credit card either as a VISA or Mastercard Card.
Why Choose the ABSA Gold Credit Card?
The ABSA Gold Credit Card allows you to benefit from its many value added benefits and special offers on things like travel, dining, shopping and worldwide acceptance from more than 20 million retail points, hotels across the globe where ever there is a VISA or Mastercard sign. The ABSA Gold Card also allows you to manage and grow your credit profile, make purchases at retail outlets or stores, ATM withdrawals, pay your bills and so on. You also get secondary cards such as the Garage Card that allows you to pay for petrol, oil, spares, tollgates, repairs and towing. Monthly statements can be sent to you via your email every month for free, allowing you to compile and have a record of your monthly transactions on your computer.
Other benefits of getting the ABSA Gold Credit Card is that you access Bidvest Lounges at reduced rates for both domestic or international airports. These lounges are open 7 days a week and provide things such as food, refreshments, beverages, newspapers and so on. With the Gold Credit Card you get up to 57 days of interest free on selected purchases and the balance has to be settled by the due date. You can also get extended credit for purchases over R300 and get to pay it back between 6 and 48 months.
Other value added benefits of getting the ABSA Gold Credit Card includes Free Lost Card Protection which protects you from fraudulent transactions that occur after you have reported the card as stolen or lost, an Optional Protection Plan that settles your outstanding balances in the event of an unforeseen event or tragedy such as retrenchment, permanent disability or death. If you buy a return ticket for destinations abroad you will automatically get a free basic travel insurance which covers you from unplanned circumstances that you may experience on your journey.
ABSA Gold Credit Card Requirements
To apply and qualify for a ABSA Gold Credit Card you need to be above the age of 18 years and permanently employed, you must earn a minimum monthly income of R4 000 a month, must have a valid South African ID or Work Permit if you are a foreign national, must provide your latest proof of address.
ABSA Gold Credit Card Contact Details
Get more detailed information on how you can enjoy the benefits that come with owning a ABSA Gold Credit Card by visiting their website www.absa.co.za or calling them on 0861 114 411. You can also visit your nearest ABSA branch and speak to their consultants who can help you with the application process.