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Global, interest-free convenience.

The Credit Union SA Visa Debit Card links directly to your Credit Union SA transaction account, giving you 24/7 access to your own money all over the world – without the possibility of interest charges that come with a credit card.

You’ll have the ability to make fast payments with Google Pay™, Apple Pay, Samsung Pay, Fitbit Pay, Garmin Pay™ and Visa payWave1.

You’ll also be able to temporarily lock your card (if you misplace it), plus block payWave, international and online transactions whenever you need to – using the Mobile Banking App or Internet Banking.

It’s also highly secure, with microchip technology, 24/7 fraud monitoring, Visa’s Zero Liability policy2 and Visa Secure for online purchases from participating merchants and payWave.

If Visa is not for you, talk to us about a rediCARD.

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Transactions to and from Russia are suspended until further notice: Due to the recent developments in Ukraine, our partner Visa has suspended all card and payment transactions to and from Russia until further notice. Please contact us if you have any queries about this change.

You can't spend money you don't have

So no worrying about interest charges or associated fees.

Acceptance from millions of merchants

Visa’s accepted all around the world.

Fast payWave payments

If it’s under $200, just tap and pay!

Smart chip protection

Increased security against counterfeiting, card skimming and other fraud.

Pay your way: payments that keep up with you

Visa Debit Card fees

Fee

Amount

Monthly Fee

The Visa Debit Card has no monthly or annual fees.

$0

Application Fee

There is no fee to apply for a Visa Debit Card.

$0

ATM Withdrawal Fee (Australia and Overseas)

Credit Union SA does not charge for ATM withdrawals3.
(Please note: overseas transactions have a 3% currency conversion fee).

$0

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All the convenience of a credit card, with no danger of spending money you don’t have.

If Visa is not for you, talk to us about a rediCARD.

Already a member?

Log in to your Internet Banking and send us a Secure Mail message if you have a specific question about your accounts.

Not a member?

Send us a message and ask us any questions about our products or rates.

Contact us

You can contact us by calling us, visiting us, making an appointment, or using Secure Mail.

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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
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Both cards allow you to purchase items online, over the phone and in over 30 million shops worldwide. They also allow you to withdraw cash at over 1.4 million ATMs worldwide.

The difference is that when you transact with your Visa Debit Card, funds are deducted from your bank account whereas with a Visa Credit Card you are making purchases on credit and we’ll send you a monthly statement outlining your transactions and the outstanding balance of your account.

Yes, you can use your card at any ATM. Although, we don’t charge any *fees when using ATMs within Australia, some ATM operators may charge a fee to process your transaction or balance enquiry. If withdrawing cash overseas a fee may be charged by the ATM operator and the details will be disclosed at the time of the transaction or enquiry.

With a Credit Union SA Visa Debit Card or Visa Credit Card, you can shop at tens of millions of merchants across the globe and withdraw your money at over 2.1 million ATMs worldwide.

Before you head off, make sure you let us know your travel plans so we can accurately assess your transactions and notify you immediately if any suspicious activity takes place. You can do this using your Mobile Banking App or Internet Banking.

Mobile Banking App

Select Overseas Travel from the drop-down menu, then Travel notifications and follow the prompts.

Internet Banking

Select Cards from the top navigation menu, then click Heading overseas and follow the prompts.

Alternatively, you can call us on (08) 8202 7777 or visit us at 400 King William Street, Adelaide.

Security

You’ll be protected by Visa’s Zero Liability Policy. With Visa's Zero Liability policy*, you can get protection from fraudulent charges made with your card or account information. This means you can pay with total confidence, knowing you are protected against unauthorised use.

Plus, you now have the option to turn international purchases off at any time (for extra security) using Internet Banking or your Mobile Banking App. You can also turn off domestic purchases and ATM withdrawals – which is a good idea if you’re travelling overseas.


When using your card overseas, fees and charges may apply.

*Visa's Zero Liability policy covers Australian and New Zealand-issued cards and does not apply to ATM transactions, transactions not processed by Visa or certain commercial card transactions. Cardholders should notify their Issuer promptly of any unauthorised Visa use. Please consult your Issuer for additional details.

If you want to order a card, please call us on (08) 8202 7777. Alternatively, you can send a Secure Mail message via Internet Banking.

  • Activate your card by logging into your Internet Banking and go to the 'Cards' menu
  • Call us on (08) 8202 7777 or 1800 188 229 (country SA or NBN)
  • Visit us at 400 King William Street, Adelaide

Yes, you can easily turn off your Digital Wallet (which includes your Apple Pay, Samsung Pay, Google Pay™, Fitbit Pay, Garmin Pay™¹), using Internet Banking or your Mobile Banking App – here’s how:

Mobile Banking App

  1. Update the App to the latest version & log in
  2. Go to the Card management menu item
  3. Select your card from your card list
  4. Click on Card controls
  5. Deactivate your Digital Wallet by clicking the toggle off, alongside the Digital wallet option (to reactivate, just click the toggle back on)

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Internet Banking

  1. Log in to your Internet Banking
  2. Click on the Cards icon in the top navigation bar
  3. Select Card management and complete the Two-Factor Authentication
  4. Click on Card controls alongside the relevant card
  5. Deactivate your Digital wallet by clicking the toggle off, alongside the Digital wallet option (to reactivate, just click the toggle back on)

1Android, Google Pay, and the Google Logo are trademarks of Google LLC. Apple, the Apple logo, Apple Pay, Apple Watch, Face ID, iPad, iPhone, iTunes, Mac, Safari, and Touch ID are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. iPad Pro is a trademark of Apple Inc. Samsung Pay is a trademark of Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. Fitbit and the Fitbit logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of Fitbit, Inc. in the U.S. and other countries. Garmin Pay is a trademark of Garmin Ltd. or its subsidiaries.”

If you’ve misplaced your card, you can temporarily deactivate it until it turns up again, using Internet Banking or your Mobile Banking App.

If you suspect your Credit Union SA rediCARD or Visa Debit Card or Visa Credit Card may be gone for good, you should cancel it immediately.


If you’re in Australia:

  • Log in to your Mobile Banking App and go to the ‘Card management’ menu item. Select your card from your card list and then ‘Lost or Stolen card’. Select from either ‘Lost card’ or ‘Stolen card’ and follow the onscreen instructions to cancel it. We will automatically issue you with a new card; OR
  • Log in to your Internet Banking and select Cards > Card management. Validate your identity and select ‘Report card lost/stolen’. We will automatically issue you with a new card. (Check your postal address prior to changing the status of your card); OR
  • Call our Head Office on (08) 8202 7777 (during business hours) or the 24-Hour Card Hotline on 1800 648 027 (if after hours) to notify us of your lost or stolen card.

If you’re overseas:

  • Log in to the Mobile Banking App and go to the ‘Card management’ menu item. Select your card from your card list and then ‘Lost or Stolen card’. Select from either ‘Lost card’ or ‘Stolen card’ and follow the onscreen instructions to cancel it. We will automatically issue you with a new card; OR
  • Log in to your Internet Banking and select Cards > Card management. Validate your identity and select ‘Report card lost/stolen’. You will need to request a new card by following the instructions below; OR

If you’re overseas and need a replacement card:

  • Call us on +618 8202 7777 (access code required) during business hours to request a replacement card; OR
  • Send us a SecureMail message via your Internet Banking with your request and current location for delivery of your replacement card; OR
  • Send us a signed fax on +61 8 8211 9457 with your request and current location for delivery of your replacement card.

Check your account balance and transaction history using either Internet Banking or your Mobile Banking App. If there have been any unauthorised transactions report it to Credit Union SA on +618 8202 7777 during business hours.

Visa payWave is a globally accepted, contactless payment solution. It allows Visa cardholders to complete transactions under $200 without having to swipe or insert their card. You simply wave the Visa card in front of the contactless terminal and go. No need to enter a PIN or sign for the transaction. It's that simple.

You can complete up to 20 payWave transactions per day, per card with a daily limit set at $1,000.

We monitor your account 24/7 and will alert you to any unusual activity.

However, you should always keep your card safe at all times and check your account often. If you lose your card or have any concerns about unauthorised transactions on your account, please contact us immediately.

You can turn payWave off at any time using Internet Banking or your Mobile Banking App. It’s simple to do and puts you in control of the way your card works.

All you need is a Visa card with the payWave feature. All new Credit Union SA Visa cards are issued with payWave enabled.

However, you can turn payWave off at any time using Internet Banking or your Mobile Banking App. It’s simple to do and puts you in control of the way your card works.

How to save while paying off debt

A recent report from the OECD found that Australians have one of the largest household debts in the world. So, it’s no surprise that a lot of us feel like we will never get out of debt.

But learning how to make your money work for you and still managing to save could make a big difference.

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Flexible banking

Mobile Banking App

Available for both Apple and Android smart devices, the Credit Union SA Mobile Banking App allows you to utilise all the best functionality of our website and Internet Banking services – anytime and anywhere you have an internet connection.

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Digital Wallet

Digital wallets can be used to pay for purchases via a Credit Union SA Visa Debit Card or Visa Credit Card loaded into your smart device, wherever mobile payment systems are offered.

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The credit union difference

We’re here to help South Australians do more with their money, so that in turn they can make more of life. That could involve help buying a home or car, saving for a holiday, insuring property, or simply getting the household finances under control.

It’s an approach that – coupled with our proud commitment to strengthening our local South Australian communities for a brighter future – has already attracted over 50,000 members.

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INFORMATION YOU SHOULD KNOW

1

Android, Google Pay, and the Google Logo are trademarks of Google LLC. Apple, the Apple logo, Apple Pay, Apple Watch, Face ID, iPad, iPhone, iTunes, Mac, Safari, and Touch ID are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. iPad Pro is a trademark of Apple Inc. Samsung Pay is a trademark of Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. Fitbit and the Fitbit logo are trademarks or registered trademarks of Fitbit, Inc. in the U.S. and other countries. Garmin Pay is a trademark of Garmin Ltd. or its subsidiaries.

2

Visa's Zero Liability policy covers Australian and New Zealand-issued cards and does not apply to ATM transactions, transactions not processed by Visa or certain commercial card transactions. Cardholders should notify their Issuer promptly of any unauthorised Visa use. Please consult your Issuer for additional details.

3

We do not charge any fees when using ATMs within Australia. However, some ATM operators may charge a fee to process your transaction or balance enquiry. If withdrawing cash overseas a fee may be charged by the ATM operator and the details will be disclosed at the time of the transaction or enquiry. Other fees and charges may apply.

4

The target market for this product can be found within the product’s Target Market Determination (TMD), available at creditunionsa.com.au/legal/terms-and-conditions/target-market-determination