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The Platinum Card®

The Platinum Card

The Platinum Card® offers you exclusive benefits to experience the world like never before

GIVE YOURSELF MORE WAYS TO PAY

Charges are automatically moved into your Pay Over Time balance and you choose how much to pay: Just pay in full, the minimum amount due, or anything in between - it's that simple.

 

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PAY OVER TIME

You choose how much to pay: Just pay in full, the minimum amount due, or anything in between - it's that simple.

 

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Lounge Access

Enjoy unlimited complimentary access to Bidvest Premier Club airport lounges situated in South Africa. Complimentary drinks and snacks are available.

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Travel Insurance

Receive automatic travel cover, which includes emergency medical assistance and personal accident insurance when travelling overseas, and when making travel reservations using your Platinum Card.

 

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Accelerated Earn Rate

Accelerate your earn rate to 1,5 Membership Rewards™ points for every R5 of eligible spend* (purchases or online shopping) 1.

Key Features

  • Your dedicated Platinum Concierge service will take care of your travel and lifestyle plans, dinner reservations and tickets to sold out shows.
  • The blissful calm of airport lounges sets the tone for more refined travel.

Travel Privileges

  • Enjoy discounted offers on leading international airlines including Emirates, Etihad Airways, and South African Airways.
  • You get unlimited complimentary access to Bidvest Premier Club airport lounges in South Africa. Complimentary drinks and snacks are available.
  • Complimentary Access to over 1000 Priority Pass Lounges worldwide.
  • Enjoy complimentary access to all Centurion Lounges in America, Mexico, Australia, Argentina and India.

Travel Insurance

  • Qualify for up to 30 days' automatic travel insurance for both local and international journeys when you purchase your travel ticket(s) with your Platinum Card.
  • Preexisting, seniors and hazardous pursuit cover is also available.
  • For more information please click here or call 0860 885 503.

Hotel, Resort and Lifestyle Privileges

  • With a hotel for every style, budget, and occasion, Hilton Honors™ brings you exceptional benefits across 10 distinctive hotel brands in over 93 countries.
  • Enjoy complimentary membership to the elite Preferred Golf programme, which boasts over 50 world-renowned golf resorts.
  • Golden Circle Jade membership at Shangri-La offers exclusive benefits that include early check-in, late checkout and room upgrades.
  • Enjoy significant benefits every time you travel. As a Platinum Cardmember you automatically qualify for Club Carlson Silver Elite status.

Special Events and Tickets

  • Being a Platinum Cardmember entitles you to invitations to customised or exclusive events.
  • Whether it's a special night out or VIP treatment at an iconic sporting event, the latest theatre production, concerts, or something simple, let us arrange bookings, secure tickets and give recommendations.
  • For assistance call Platinum Card Services on 0800 004 244.

Car Privileges

  • Enrol for complimentary Hertz Gold Plus Rewards® membership and enjoy exlusive benefits. The Hertz Gold Plus Rewards ® loyalty programme ensures a faster, more personal service – allowing you to get on with what matters most to you. Find out more 2.
  • Avis President's Club members qualify for exclusive benefits. Enjoy faster reservation and faster service through Avis Preferred Service counters at major airports. You are eligible for Avis President's Club membership, which is applicable on a world-wide basis. For more information, call Platinum Card Services on 0800 004 244.

Rewards

  • Join the highly acclaimed Membership Rewards™ Programme at no additional cost to you.
  • Earn 1,5 points for every R5 of eligible spend* on your Platinum Card.
  • Rewards points may never expire and can be redeemed for a variety of lifestyle and travel rewards. Find out more1.


*Eligible spend includes local and international purchases and excludes cash withdrawals, casino chip purchases, fuel purchases, finance or other card charges, fees or taxes levied by Nedbank or the government, purchases of travellers cheques or other negotiable instruments, garage card transactions, budget account instalments and interest thereon, insurance premiums and internet transfers/payments.

Pricing

  • For a full list of pricing for this product, click here.
The Platinum Card

The Platinum Card®

The Platinum Card®

GIVE YOUSELF MORE WAYS TO PAY

Charges are automatically moved into your Pay Over Time balance and you choose how much to pay: Just pay in full, the minimum amount due, or anything in between - it's that simple.

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