GTBANK GHANA INTRODUCES MASTERCARD WORLD DEBIT AND CREDIT CARDS WITH $500,000 TRAVEL INSURANCE COVER

Press Release

December, 2019

  • GTBANK GHANA INTRODUCES MASTERCARD WORLD DEBIT AND CREDIT CARDS WITH $500,000 TRAVEL INSURANCE COVER

Guaranty Trust Bank (Ghana) Limited (GTBank), as part of its commitment to provide customers with the utmost banking experience, has introduced the world debit mastercard into the Ghanaian market.

First of its kind in Ghana, the world debit mastercard provides cardholders with a higher level of convenience, security and control with a suite of premier benefits that are unrivalled in the world.

Cardholders have a wide array of benefits and discounts including travel and medical cover of up to $500,000, 10% off airline tickets, complimentary airport lounge access among other exciting offers.

Launching the card, Group Head of Corporate Affairs at GTBank, Richard Ahiagble said “we are delighted to partner mastercard to introduce the world debit card to the Ghanaian market after a successful roll out of the world credit card last year. As the industry leader in digital banking and card services, we are relentless in our pursuit to simplify and enrich the lives of our customers through innovative lifestyle product offerings.

In addition to the travel insurance and medical cover, the world debit mastercard provides cardholders with bespoke offers including room upgrades at the Kempinski hotel, 24% off lifestyle packages at Legacy hotels including the La Palm Royal Beach and Labadi Hotels in Accra, 25% off car rentals at Avis Car Rentals among others. The world debit mastercard is definitely a must-have for the upwardly mobile”.

Obi Okwuegbunam, Country Manager of mastercard commented “the world debit mastercard is a game-changer – offering cardholders more value and the most exciting array of offers in Ghana and around the world. We are delighted to partner with GTBank to rollout this new offering.

World debit mastercard holders also benefit from special offers including complimentary nights from SPG Hotels & Resorts including Marriott Hotel in Ghana from now till December 31, 2019.

The world debit mastercard is available at all branches of GTBank nationwide. Customers of the bank can also order the card by dialing *737*700# and it will be delivered to their registered addresses within 24 hours in Accra.

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Signed by:

Richard Ahiagble

Group Head, Corporate Affairs