First Bank unveils Visa multi currency card - THE GUARDIAN
First Bank of Nigeria Limited, has introduced the Visa Multi-Currency Card, an All-in One-Card, in a move to link all of four currencies namely; NAIRA, USD, EURO and GBP accounts.
With the Visa Multi-Currency card, FirstBank customers – within and outside Nigeria – can now enjoy the luxury of having their local and foreign denominated accounts in any currency, linked to a single Debit card.
According to the bank, the Visa Multi-Currency Card is designed to ease the daily cashless transactional needs of customers regardless of where they are across the world.
“Amongst the many benefits of the Visa Multi-Currency card are Point of Sale and Online purchases, access to and use of ATMs worldwide. There is no cash collateral requirement prior to its issuance”, the bank said in a statement.
Speaking on the card launch, Chuma Ezirim, Group Executive, e-Business & Retail Product said: “FirstBank takes pride in pioneering the Visa Multi-Currency Card in the country, as we remain committed to providing products and services that are designed to ensure the banking convenience of our customers regardless of their location.”
“This card is designed to make traveling fun for our customers and ensure they have a seamless transaction experience during their vacation, tourism and other business-related trips around the globe”, he concluded.