Advantages of Visa PayWave card
Payment by Visa payWave card is fast
Upon payment of up to AMD 10,000 no PIN code will be entered
When making payment by card, you do not need to transfer to the server or enter it into the terminal and sign the receipt.
The number of merchants offering convenience of Visa payWave cards is increasing day by day worldwide, and today Visa payWave cards are served in thousands of merchants and service centers around the world.
Visa payWave technology makes it possible to make contactless payments by simply bringing the card to special terminals.
A Visa Gold card is a credit card that allows you to perform all operations for a Visa Classic card, providing a credit line with a longer grace period (until the 14th day of the following month).
Moreover, traveling with a Visa Gold card gives you access to free medical and legal advice.
Take your Visa Gold card with you and be safe and secure while abroad.
With the card you can:
Make card-to-card transfers through ATMs,
Get a statement of the last ten transactions made with your card through ATMs,
Register a Virtual Card for card payments, Utilities and Card-to-Card transfers on Armenian websites,
Apply for a credit card line
Activate SMS notification service if desired,
Medical and legal consulting services.
In case of internet transactions, one-time password system (3D Secure) is used.
Service fee - 15,000 AMD per year
Currency - AMD, USD, EUR
Credit Line Opportunity - Up to 18,000,000 AMD
Annual nominal interest rate on credit line 1 - Cards in AMD - 19․5-21%, Cards in USD - 17-20%, Cards in Euro - 16-19%
Annual real interest rate of the credit line - AMD 21.34-23.14%, USD 18.38-21.93%, Euro 17.22-20.74%
Cash withdrawal fee from ATMs and POS terminals - 1%
Attachment - free (maximum 2 attachments)
Find out more about all Visa Gold card issuance and service tariffs
Past terms of card tariffs.
1 Unless otherwise specified in the Bank's salary service plans.
Revenue Confirmation Information
Third party warranty may be required if necessary
If necessary, a statement of income for your family member (s) may be required
Please also read the terms and conditions of credit line provision and service
Note: Loan interest rates are calculated based on nominal interest rates. The actual annual interest rate shows how much it will cost to use the credit line if interest and other payments are made on time.
Medical and legal consulting services
Delivery of any medicines and necessary medical equipment.
Doctors' visits if you need it and are unable to move on your own.
Up to $ 2,500 cash advance payment for hospital treatment if you do not have sufficient funds at the moment (money can be refunded through your credit card or your family members).
Service to the nearest hospital in case of an accident.
Organize your return with you.
Organizing the transfer of the person you mentioned when you are in the hospital.
Organize a return trip with your children if they are left alone because of your illness.
Providing medical advice by phone.
Refer you to doctors, dentists.
An examination of your health in hospital and at home.
Providing various information on visas, taxes and duties.
Accompanying you with lawyers and translators who pay for the services you provide.
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Visit any branch of the Bank
How long does it take to get a card?
After filling in the Card and Card Account application at any branch of the Bank, the Card will be issued to you within a maximum of seven business days, and the Card activation will take place within a maximum of one business day after the Card is issued.
By filling out the card and card account application online, the Card will be ordered after a mutual agreement between the Bank and you.
What do I need to get a card?
After applying for the Card in any of the above ways, you must visit the Bank of your choice to receive the Card, presenting your identity card and public service number.
1 Fixed on RA Citizen ID card, stateless person permanently residing in RA, ID documents, social security card issued previously, as well as certificate issued by state registry or public registry (original) public certificate (original) about not getting a license plate.
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The PIN code of the card is provided by the option chosen by the cardholder when ordering the card.
paper, in which case the PIN code is provided in a sealed envelope,
By SMS, in which case a six-digit one-time code is sent to the phone number registered in the Bank to receive the SMS message, which is used to define a new PIN via ATM.
The cards are reissued until the 10th business day of the last month of the validity period of the card.
The decision on card reissuance is made by the Bank based on the volume of card transactions, card service commission payments and funds available on the account, and in case of credit line cards, the number of overdue days.
The card shall be closed within three business days after the card has been previously processed, provided that the account balance is sufficient to process the card transactions and to charge the fees charged by the Bank.
The card can be closed only after fulfilling all monetary obligations.
In case of failure to return the card to the Bank when filing the Card Termination Application, the Cardholder bears full financial responsibility for transactions that do not require card-based certification (validity check) until after the Card Termination.
Card seizure is done by ATMs if:
After receiving cash / balance request, the customer did not withdraw his card from the ATM,
an ATM connection failure or other technical malfunction has occurred.
In case of confiscation of bank cards within 3 business days with the identification document presented to the Bank, the card is returned to the customer by the branch that confiscated the card, if the customer does not wish to receive the card from another branch.
In case of confiscation of the cards of another Armenian Bank within 3 business days, if the card is presented to the Bank, the card is returned to the customer. If the cardholder fails to appear, the card shall be transferred to the issuing bank in accordance with the Bank's current procedure.
In case of confiscation of the card of the foreign bank within 1 business day, the card is returned to the cardholder upon presentation of the Bank with the identification document. If the cardholder fails to appear, the card shall be transferred to the issuing bank in accordance with the Bank's current procedure.
The Card may be unblocked only if the Cardholder confirms that the transactions in question have been made orally or in writing.
The Bank may unilaterally block the Card in case of Credit Card overdue or other overdue loans in the Bank, up to the first business day following the day of repayment of the overdue liabilities, as well as in other cases stipulated by the Contract or by Armenian legislation.
The Bank may block the Cardholder Card without notifying the Cardholder if there is a risk of fraudulent transactions with the Card.
The Cardholder has the right to appeal the operation performed with his Card within 55 (fifty-five) calendar days after its performance.
The Bank shall provide a valid reply to the Cardholder within 90 (ninety) calendar days after the date of submission of the application.
If the transaction complained of by the Cardholder is a cash transaction, it shall be subject to Bank's approval only if the ATM or the bank serving the cash point accepts the fact of non-provision of cash.
If the transaction complained of by the Cardholder is a payment, internet payment or Card Payment transaction, then it is subject to satisfaction by the Bank if the Bank receives back the amount of the disputed transaction from the bank servicing the payment transaction within the scope of the Payment System rules.
If the Bank decides not to proceed with the appeal process under the Card Payment Payment System rules, but the Cardholder wishes to apply to the final stage of the appeal process, apply to the Arbitration Committee of the Payment System, and to the Arbitration Committee as well as the other fees set by the Arbitration Committee. In case of making a decision of the party the expenses incurred by the Bank shall be reimbursed by the Cardholder.
The Bank is not responsible.
a) Delayed, incorrect or unfulfilled transactions arising out of the fault of merchants or service providers or the Payment System or for technical reasons that were beyond the Bank's reasonable control;
(b) Failure to make cash or payment transactions with funds not belonging to the Bank if the Bank has not been found guilty of the failure.
c) for unlawful transactions carried out through Card or Card data, unless this is a consequence of the Bank's failure to perform its obligations under the Contract