Being a student can be one of the most exciting times in the lives of many people. Not only do individuals have opportunities to further their studies, but they also get to develop personally.
Some of the least-exciting aspects of being a student include not having a lot of money or not knowing the best ways to save your money or transact. These circumstances can change by getting a student bank account.
First National Bank (FNB) offers an array of transactional services.
Through the FNB Student Bank Account, students can benefit from a range of competitive banking solutions designed to make banking more convenient.
What do you need to qualify for the FNB Student Bank Account?
- Be a full-time student
- Be aged between 18 and 25 years old
- Be studying at a recognised tertiary education institution
- Be studying towards a 3 year degree or diploma
- Not be permanently employed
What benefits are offered by the FNB Student Bank Account?
There is no minimum balance required.
There are no fees charged when paying with the FNB Student Bank Account debit card.
You get pricing options that suit your banking needs.
FNB understands the financial challenges that may come with being a student. So the bank offers an option to redirect your bank fees to your parent’s FNB account.
Account holders get free subscriptions to FNB Cellphone Banking as well as inContact services. You have the benefit of immediate notification when there is any activity on your bank account.
The account is available to both local and foreign students.
Documents required to apply:
- Valid proof of admission or registration at a tertiary institution
- Valid South African ID or passport with a valid study permit or permanent resident certificate (for non-citizens.)
- Proof of residence
To contact FNB, call: 087 575 9404