- Log into Investec Online and click on ‘Menu’
- Under ‘My accounts’, click on ‘Open a new account’
- Click on the ‘Investec Youth Account’ tab and then click on the ‘Apply’ button.
Investec Private Bank Account clients can open an Investec Youth Account for children (under the age of 25) for no additional monthly fee.
A Youth Account that kick-starts your child's financial future
Transact, withdraw, access
The Investec Youth Account is a separate transactional account in your child’s name and comes with an internationally accepted Visa debit card embossed with their name. It offers unlimited free card transactions, free cash withdrawals at till points of select retailers and complimentary access to SAA departure lounges in SA. It also offers basic travel insurance when buying international travel tickets using the Visa card.
Complimentary savings account
To teach children about the importance of saving, a PrimeSaver savings account is automatically opened with the Youth Account. With no monthly fee, this instant-access savings account is one of the best in the market, offering a premium prime-linked interest rate. There is no minimum balance requirement.
24/7 access through Investec Online
Youth Account holders will have their own Investec Online login as well as access to the exclusive Investec Youth App. This easy-to-use online banking service and mobile app lets account holders perform their own transactions, make balance enquiries, set up savings goals, transfer funds and pay beneficiaries as well as purchase data, airtime and prepaid electricity.
You also get full access
Simply apply online
Open your child’s bank account online in just a few easy steps:
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A beginner's guide to savings
In the context of an extraordinary ever-changing world, Investec understands the importance of securing your financial future and that of your family. Whether it's saving for a holiday or saving for a deposit on their first car or simply the latest pair of sneakers, Maya will explain how to practically plan, budget and save for real money goals.
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