First National Bank (FNB) values being able to offer its clients a range of services designed to suit their unique needs. Founded in 1838, First National Bank is the oldest banking institution in South Africa. The institution has been part of FirstRand Bank Limited since a 1998 merger. The main objective of the bank has always been the provision of top quality personalised service to its customers.

First National Bank provides a comprehensive range of services to private persons, businesses, commercial organisations and large corporations.

The Private Wealth division at FNB caters to individuals and families earning more than R1.5 million per annum or with a net asset value of R15 million or more.

More about the Private Wealth Cheque Account:

The account is available to individuals who have an income of between R750 000 and R 1 499 999 per year.

With a monthly account fee from R285, the Private Wealth Cheque Account offers clients an opportunity to earn exclusive rewards.

Account holders get access to a dedicated Private banker. This gives them the benefit of access to a financial expert who can help them make the best financial decisions.

Further benefits include Free inContact as well as free subscription to online and cellphone banking. This way, managing your accounts on the go becomes much easier. Comprehensive Global Travel Insurance is provided, giving FNB Private Wealth Cheque Account holders the benefit of having peace of mind when travelling.

As an account holder you get access to an overdraft and you only pay for it when you use it. You also get a personalised interest rate.

Documents required to apply:

  • Valid South African ID
  • Proof of residence in your name
  • Latest payslip

Applications can be made online or in-branch.