Access Bank has recently introduced two new consumer credit cards, the Access Bank American Express Gold Card and the Metal Platinum Card.
These cards mark a significant milestone as they are the first American Express cards to be issued in Nigeria and West Africa. Here are the top 10 things you need to know about these exciting new offerings:
1. First in Nigeria:
Access Bank is the first to launch American Express cards to be issued in Nigeria and West Africa.
2. Exclusive Offering:
The Access Bank American Express Gold and Platinum Cards are available by request and invitation only, adding an exclusive touch to their benefits.
3. Membership Rewards Loyalty Programme:
Cardholders can enjoy the Membership Rewards loyalty programme, earning points on their purchases, which can be redeemed for flights, hotel stays, electronics, gift vouchers, and more.
4. Dual-Currency Functionality:
The American Express cards have dual-currency functionality, allowing cardholders to make transactions in both Nigerian Naira (NGN) and United States Dollar (USD).
5. Airport Lounge Access:
Both Gold and Platinum Cardholders have access to airport lounges, making travel experiences more enjoyable and comfortable.
6. Car Rental Perks:
Cardholders can enjoy benefits from car rental partners such as Hertz, Avis, and SIXT, including SIXT Gold Status.
7. International Acceptance:
The American Express cards are accepted globally, allowing users to make international transactions with ease.
8. Customized Benefits:
These cards come with custom-tailored benefits exclusively for American Express card members, making them unique and advantageous for the affluent market.
9. Travel Insurance and Protections:
Cardholders are provided with various insurance coverages, including emergency medical expenses, travel accident insurance, and compensation for lost luggage and flight delays.
10. Online Access to Loyalty/Rewards Points:
Cardholders can easily check their loyalty/rewards points through the Access Bank AMEX rewards website, making it convenient to track their rewards.