The acting Managing Director of Botswana Building Society Limited (BBSL) Susan Ntsima has today launched a debit VISA card that will enable their customers to use their cards on any ATMs of other financial institutions effectively.
Speaking at the launch on Tuesday at their Main Mall Branch, Ntsima said, the lack of a VISA card inconvenienced their customers adding that they are now thrilled that the new phenomenon will solve their mishap of many years.
“This affected the speed and convenience banking with which customers wanted to carry out their financial affairs. As a customer, you will now be able to transact a lot faster, anywhere and at any time because today marks a very important milestone in the life of BBS Limited as we introduce the VISA debit card”.
VISA is a world leader in digital payments and connects many financial institutions across the globe making transacting convenient and fast for their customers.
“As BBS we are pleased to be associated with VISA because the partnership is helping to reposition our own brand to one that is moving with the times. Through VISA, BBS customers have joined the global banking community in an instant” , said Ntsima.
Still on partnerships, BBS has entered into agreements with a number of local businesses for mutual customers to enjoy discounts and other benefits when they transact using the BBS VISA CARD. The partners, include Builders World, Solar Power, Room50Two, Kalahari Arms Hotel, Travel Lodge, Thandie’s Massage Spa, Indulgence Beauty Spa, Aqua Day Spa, UniFlora, Portofillo Café and Plascon.
The BBS Visa card, also enables customers to transact in all ATM machines as well as on Points of Sales machines in any retail outlet anywhere, that is locally and internationally, and at any time