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    This card offers cashback of up to 10%. Some of the highlights of the card are:

    • 5% cashback on online shopping and purchases made via Visa payWave.
    • 0.3% cashback on all other purchases.
    • Exclusive deals on entertainment, dining, travel and lifestyle.

    Best suited to: The younger crowd who love online shopping and like hanging out at entertainment joints.

    Key Features & Benefits

    Feature Description
    Annual Fee S$128.40
    Cashback on online purchases 5%
    Cashback on Visa payWave purchases 5%
    Cashback on all other retail purchases 0.3%
    Complimentary travel insurance Not available

    Additional Benefits?

    • Various promotional offers available from time to time.
    • Find out more about the latest deals on the dedicated promotions page on BankBazaar.
    • Enjoy exclusive deals on entertainment, such as discounts on early-bird tickets or lower-priced tickets for shows/concerts/plays.

    Earn More Cashback Rewards?

    • Online purchases include event and movie ticket bookings, travel reservations, online shopping, food deliveries, etc.
    • Android Pay, Samsung Pay and Apple Pay are categorised as part of Visa payWave transactions.
    • Spend at least S$600 in a month to get a cashback of 5%.
    • Lower monthly spends will give you a cashback of 0.3%.
    • The 5%-cashback category is capped at S$60 a month.
    • There’s no cap on earning cashback in the 0.3%-cashback category.
    • Future bills, in part or full, can be offset with the cashback earned.

    Let Us Illustrate:

    The following table gives you an idea of the amount of cashback you can earn per category depending on your spending:

    Spend category Amount Spent Cash Back rate Cash Back earned
    Hotel bookings S$800 5% S$40
    Lazada S$200 5% S$10
    Foodpanda delivery S$150 5% S$7.50
    Visa payWave payments S$150 5% S$7.50
    Other retail purchases S$600 0.3% S$1.80
    Total S$1,900 S$60 (the max. you can earn)

    Interest Rate

    Type of Interest Charge
    Retail Purchases 25.90% p.a.
    Cash Advance 28% p.a.
    Instalment Payment Plan 0%

    Other Fees & Charges

    Type of charge Charge
    Overseas Transaction Fee
    • 2.8% (1% conversion factor by Visa + 1.8% admin fee by bank)
    • 1% dynamic currency conversion fee
    Late Payment Fee S$100 if the unsettled balance is more than S$50
    Over-limit Fee S$40
    Cash Advance Fee 6% or S$15 per transaction, whichever is more
    Supplementary Card Fee S$64.20

    Activating the Card for Overseas Use

    • Yes, you will have to activate the magnetic stripe of your DBS card for retail transactions overseas.
    • You can do so in the following ways:
      • DBS/POSB ATMs in Singapore
      • digibank
      • iBanking
      • SMS Banking
    • Information/data stored in magnetic stripes can be easily forged or duplicated. Hence, they are usually kept in a deactivated state.
    • These stripes can be activated permanently or temporarily.
    • You’re advised to deactivate your card as soon as you return to Singapore.

    Instalment Payment Plans

    • Convert purchases worth S$500 or more into a 0% instalment payment plan to reduce your cost burden.
    • This plan is offered through participating merchants. Talk to them if you want to opt for this plan.
    • Spread payments over a period of 3, 6, 12, 18 or 24 months.
    • Once the instalment payment plan is set up successfully, the following things will happen:
      • The purchase amount will be charged to your credit card.
      • Check your monthly card statements to see the instalment amount to be paid.
    • No cashback or DBS Rewards Points will be awarded for payments made in relation to this instalment payment plan.
    • Pay an administrative fee of S$150 to prepay or terminate the plan.

    My Preferred Payment Plan (MP3)

    • This plan is similar to the one described above.
    • It is, however, not limited to one big-ticket purchase or only to participating merchants.
    • Up to 10 transactions can be clubbed into a single plan.
    • Use this plan for any purchase above S$500.

    Cash Withdrawn on credit card

    • Withdraw any amount, subject to availability of the credit limit on your card if you need extra cash.
    • Money can be withdrawn through one of the following modes:
    • There is no minimum cash advance withdrawal limit.
    • Up to S$3,000 can be withdrawn from an ATM per day.

    Eligiblity Criteria

    You can check whether you qualify to apply for this card by looking at the eligibility criteria of DBS credit cards that can be found here.

    Card Is Lost/Stolen

    • Notify the bank of the incident at the earliest.
    • File a report with the police and submit a copy of the same to the bank, if asked for.
    • Write a letter to the bank confirming and detailing the incident, if asked for.
    • Your liability for unauthorised transactions will be limited to S$100, provided:
      • The bank has accepted the fact that you weren’t complicit in the fraud.
      • The bank has accepted the fact that you were not grossly negligent.
      • The bank is satisfied with your cooperation during its independent investigations.
      • You have pledged to help the bank track down the card or recover its losses.

    To know more about the full range of cards offered by different banks, visit our website and check all the cards under various categories.

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    What Else Do I Need to Know?

    How to Enable/Disable Auto Debit & Standing Instructions

    Apply for GIRO

    • Use digibank or internet banking to set up GIRO payments.
    • Use this facility to make payments to more than 60 billing organisations,
    • Your payments will be deducted automatically and credited to your account on the 2nd working day from your payment due date.

    To cancel this facility, use the digibank App or any Video Teller Machine (VTM).

    How to Apply for the Card & Check the Application Status

    Apply Online and Follow Up Through Phone Banking

    • Using the card and PIN.
    • Through iBanking login.

    Applicants can track their card application status through Phone Banking.

    How to Check Balance

    Through digibank/iBanking/SMS or Phone Banking

    • digibank
    • iBanking
    • Phone Banking
    • SMS Banking

    How Can the Bill Be Paid?

    Through digibank/iBanking/ATMs/Cheque/SMS Banking/GIRO/VTM/AXS

    • digibank
    • iBanking
    • DBS/POSB ATM
    • Cheque
    • SMS Banking
    • Interbank Giro
    • Video Teller Machine (VTM)
    • AXS Station/AXS m-Station/AXS e-Station/AXS QuickBill

    How Much Is the Minimum Payment to Be Made on the Card?

    3% of the Outstanding Balance or Min S$50

    The minimum payment amount stands at 3% of the outstanding balance or S$50, whichever is higher. Any overdue amount will also be added to the payment due..

    What Is the Grace Period?

    20 Days

    If there’s no outstanding amount from earlier billing cycles, you will enjoy an interest-free period of 20 days.

    Which Mobile Wallets Can This Card Be Used With?

    Android Pay/Apple Pay/Samsung Pay

    • Android Pay
    • Apple Pay
    • Samsung Pay.

    Can It Be Used With EZ-Link?

    Yes

    This credit card can be used as an EZ-Link card. For this feature, you will have to activate the EZ-Reload facility.

    How to Block or Unblock the Card

    In case your credit card is lost or stolen, you should immediately get in touch with the bank to intimate them and block your card. You can block the card by either using Online Services or by contacting the bank at the customer service hotline.

    How to Reset the PIN

    Through Internet Banking or digibank App

    • Reset the PIN through DBS/POSB Internet Banking
    • Reset the PIN through DBS/POSB Digibank app.

    What Is the Billing Cycle and the Bill Due Date?

    1 Month (Can Start on Any Date)

    The minimum payment will be due by the 20th day from your statement generation and full payment will be due by the next statement generation.

    The billing cycle is calculated between two successive credit card statements. The statement is sent to you each month, starting from the very date you received approval for the card. The billing cycle is determined based on the number of working days in a month. It is possible to change the date for billing cycle directly from the bank’s webpage.

    How to Get a Replacement Card

    Through Card and PIN/iBanking

    • By using card and PIN: You will need the identity number, last 4 digits of any card belonging to the same account, and the PIN. You will also need to state the purpose of replacement, prior to submitting.
    • Through iBanking: Choose the credit card you want to be replaced, and state the purpose for the replacement.

    You will receive the replacement card within 3-5 business days.

    How to Temporarily Increase the Limit of the Card?

    iBanking/Online Form

    You can increase the limit of your credit card temporarily using iBanking. You can increase up to a maximum sum of S$4,000, and for a maximum period of up to 30 days. Your request for increase of limit will only be approved for the following reasons:

    • Hospitalisation
    • Travel
    • Wedding
    • Funeral

    The bank will send you a confirmation letter based on your request.

    Alternately, you can also request for a temporary increase of credit limit by filling and submitting an online form.

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