One of the South Africa’s biggest financial services groups is Standard Bank Group Limited. In 1862, John Patterson formed the name Standard Bank of British South Africa. Standard Bank provides various different services and here we will discuss mainly about Internet banking under the head service banking. The official website of Standard Bank is www.standardbank.co.za.
Screenshot of Standardbank website
In 1863, the bank started operations in Port Elizabeth, South Africa then soon it merged with several other banks like the Commercial Bank of Port Elizabeth, the Colesberg Bank, the British Kaffrarian Bank and the Fauresmith Bank. Standard Bank Group operates financial services for 18 in Africa included in 38 countries around the world.
Standard Bank is also involved in community activities like Sponsorships (They sponsor cricket and soccer events and the Joy of Jazz festivals) and Bursaries (these are awarded to top performers).
The official homepage of Standard Bank offers a broad range of services under the head Personal Banking like Investing, Insuring, SelfServiceBanking, Rates/Fees/Prices, Banking and Borrowing. We discuss here about the Internet banking and Self-service banking.
- Internet banking
- Cellphone banking
- Telephone banking
- Online Share Trading
Self-service banking profile
Self-service banking profile gives you access to their range of self-service banking solutions for Internet, telephone and cellphone banking. You have to create a self-service banking profile to be able to use the above mentioned services. The benefit of Self-service banking is that it increases security and you will be notified through SMS or email when there is activity on your self-service banking profile.
Self-service banking is needed for all new and existing telephone and cellphone banking customers, Internet banking customers, and existing prepaid customers that use the telephone banking system to top-up their airtime. You will automatically have a self-service banking profile if you are an existing Internet banking customer.
Your self-service banking profile can be created by calling their Customer Contact Centre on 0860 123 000 or through the internet at its official website.
Note: You must have an ATM PIN or customer- selected PIN (CSP) and a valid Standard Bank card.
You will see the option of Internet banking at the homepage under the head Self-service banking. Internet banking is the perfect way to do banking from house, office or traveling as their service is available 7 days a week, 24 hours a day.
You can access your personal and business accounts online anytime, anywhere through Internet Banking. You can view statements, make payments, apply to increase or decrease an overdraft limit, and open investment and savings accounts. All accounts can be transacted through your AutoBank, MasterCard, Business AutoBank and E Plan cards.
See the Internet banking demo and Internet banking sitemap at the top of the website and important notices, general information, functionality and other at bottom with numerous options under it.
See the option of Logon at the bottom of the page, click on it and at the next page enter Card number, Customer-selected PIN (CSP), and Password to login to access the Internet banking.
Customer Contact Centre:
0860 123 000
+27 11 299 4701