Why choose an American Express Gold Credit Card?
Earn 5,000 welcome Bonus Membership Rewards points
Earn monthly Avo vouchers
Enjoy access to domestic airport lounges
Rates and fees
R63 monthly service fee.
Credit facility fee from R18,50 a month.
Optional R25 a month Membership Rewards fee.
Complimentary replacement cards. R430 same-day delivery fee.
Zero charges on card swipes.
Convenience and control
R160 card delivery fee.
Add multiple cards at no extra cost to share your card benefits.
Manage your card with the Money app or Online Banking.
Tap and go.
Scan to pay using QR codes.
Link your card to Apple Pay, Samsung Pay, Fitbit Pay or Garmin Pay.
Flexible repayment options.
Pay off your purchases over time with the budget facility.
Minimum repayment of 5% on outstanding balance.
Change your credit limit on request or apply to increase your limit.
Use your card at any Amex accepting merchant in-store, online, at ATMs or abroad.
Rewards and discounts
Join Membership Rewards and earn 1 point for every R5 eligible* spend.
Pay with points or withdraw your points as cash at any ATM. Get your complimentary Membership Rewards Card
Exclusive seasonal Cardmember offers at partnered merchants.
Earn a monthly Avo voucher when you spend R3,500 or more a month.
Earn 5,000 bonus points if you spend R10,000 in the first 3 months.
Insurance and cover
Optional credit life protection in case you die, become disabled, contract a critical illness or are retrenched.
Get travel insurance of up to R4 million.
Enjoy the Bidvest Premier Club domestic lounges up to 12 times a year.
Use Membership Rewards points to book holidays.
Save with car rental discounts locally from Hertz and Avis.
Get real-time SMSs for transactions.
Set your transfer and withdrawal limits using the Money app.
Block and replace or freeze and unfreeze your card using the Money app or cellphone banking.
Stop or block your card at any time using Online Banking or call 0800 110 929.
Your card is chip- and PIN-enabled for added security.
* ‘Eligible spend' means all spend (local and international), excluding cash withdrawals, casino chip purchases, fuel purchases, finance or other card charges, fees or taxes levied by us or the government, purchases of travellers cheques or other negotiable instruments, garage card transactions, budget account instalments and interest thereon, insurance premiums and internet transfers or payments (EFT) from your account.
Things to know before you apply
You need to be over 18 years old.
You need to live in South Africa, and have a valid South African ID or a valid passport and work permit.
You need to earn at least R17,000 a month before tax and have a healthy credit score.
Documents you need
New to Nedbank?
Create your Nedbank ID on the Money app or on Online Banking before you apply.
Already a Nedbank client?
Log in to apply.