Samba Debit MasterCard FAQs

What is Samba Debit MasterCard?

Samba Debit MasterCard is an internationally accepted MasterCard ATM / Debit Card that is linked to your Samba Bank account, allowing spending on shopping outlets and cash withdrawals at ATMs.

What is the difference between a Samba Debit MasterCard and a Credit card?

A Samba Debit MasterCard allows you to pay for your purchases using your own money through the MasterCard network, while a credit card provides you with the ability to access credit, which you then repay at a later date.

This means with Samba Debit MasterCard you can access the MasterCard network using your own funds without worrying about receiving a credit card bill at the end of each month.

How do I make a purchase using my Samba Debit MasterCard?

  • On your purchase the cashier will 'dip or swipe' the Card and give you a charge slip.
  • Check the transaction amount and sign the slip or in some countries abroad you may    be required to enter your 04 digit ATM PIN.
  • Once the transaction is complete, the amount will be deducted from your Samba    Bank Account.

How long is my Card valid for?

The validity period of the card is 5 years from the date of issue.