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Pioneer account

Pioneer account

The Pioneer Account is tailored specifically to students.

Qualifying criteria

Students registered at a recognised tertiary education centre for part-time and full-time studies between the ages of 18 to 30 years

What does it offer me?

For a single monthly management fee of N$5.50, for a fixed number of transactions and services you get;

  • Free Prepaid Airtime purchase
  • Free POS purchases (local & international)
  • Free electricity purchase
  • 10 free SBN ATM cash withdrawals (countrywide)
  • Free cash deposits
  • Free Debit card purchases, local and international
  • Free subscription fees (IB, SBN App, Cellphone Banking, MyUpdates)
  • Free Balance Enquiry at SBN Cellphone Banking, Internet Banking, SBN App
  • Free Mini statement at SBN Cellphone Banking, Internet Banking, SBN App
  • Free Interaccount transfers (Internet Banking, Cellphone Banking, ATM, SBN App)
  • N$50.00 worth of shopping (at selected retailers), or airtime, or electricity with their first deposit into the account
  • Student loan

How do I apply?

  • Identity document
  • Letter from tertiary institution (Proof of Registration)
  • Proof of residence, which may be in a form of utility bill or rental agreement