ABSA

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About – ABSA

Absa Bank Limited is no new name to the South African insurance industry and offers affordable credit life insurance.

How we Made our Name

We have made our name in the country for our financial, banking and life insurance offerings, which can meet every client’s needs through tailor made service solutions.

What makes Absa different is the respect we show to our clients as well as our employees.

Taking Pride in What we Do

We take pride in partnering with a diverse family of customers, who all want a financial partner who will be compassionate, ethical and respectful of their personal requirements and at Absa do just that.

Our employees are part of our family, with the wings to fly and the motivation to get there.

Empowering our Staff

We empower our staff with a range of knowledge, care and upskilling initiatives, to ensure they become the best versions of themselves.

We love our company, and so do our customers. Our work ethic is that of excellence, always delivering a high quality standard to every client that we help.

Services – ABSA

Absa Bank Limited (Absa) makes sure that all our clients have an insurance cover in place that covers your unsettled debt in case something should happen that leaves you in a situation where you are unable to pay your instalments. Live happens, unfortunate incidents happen.

Cover when it's Needed Most

Absa understands this, so we offer clients a credit insurance product which will cover you in this time.

Absa will protect you and your family from losing all you have worked so hard for. We customise a tailored plan just for your needs and your budget.

Cover all Forms of Debt

Our credit insurance covers Absa personal loans, evolving loans, overdrafts, credit cards, and any other debts you have with Absa Bank  - outstanding debts will on these debts will be covered in full should you pass away.

If you are unable to work due to a disability or dread disease, we will cover your monthly premiums and instalments for a specific time frame.

Student Loan Coverage

If you have a student loan with Absa, we will also clear the loan balance with your credit insurance cover in the event of you passing away.


Summary of Services

  • Credit Life 
  • Accident Cover
  • Funeral Service
  • Funeral Insurance
  • Life Policy 
  • Credit Life Insurance
  • Life Insurance 
  • Life Cover


ABSA Credit Life Insurance will Cover your Debts when you're Gone

Absa Bank Limited (Absa) has created a streamlined and simple method to the credit insurance process.

In fact, all our services are so simple to apply for, our clients are continuously commenting on how simple our solutions are.

Access Insurance Online

With technology taking online platforms a level further in today’s world, Absa, have kept up with the technology needs of clients, and adapted our integrated solutions to link into easier and more practical ways for clients to access credit, funeral, car and life insurance.

Get an Insurance Quote

With our easy to use website prompts, clients can follow the directions right through to registration, login and applying. It’s that simple. Apply from the comfort of your home or office, and get the insurance quote need within a fast turnaround time.

Visit us in Branch 

Clients can also make an appointment with one of our branches countrywide, and have a face to face appointment with a consultant who understands your needs. We can also offer you assistance over the telephone, where you can get instant approval and start getting covered from day one.

Easy to Claim 

We know how costly life is, so we want to make something affordable, and still allow you to get more out. Our credit life insurance options are real value for money, and should you need to claim, just contract our toll free number available on our website.

Offering Service Excellence

Everything we do in our service delivery, our interaction with our clients and our after care, is portrayed through the level of expectations our clients want and deserve.

Absa clients who have any loans, accounts and profiles with Absa, will have quicker access to our credit insurance options.

Already an ABSA Customer?

With your details and banking history already on our systems, all you need to do is contact our consultants via telephone, or send us your application online. It’s that simple. It’s really fast, and you can get covered immediately.

Contact Absa Bank today, let us cover your debts in case of death, disability and anything else that may affect the payments on your loans and credit cards.

 Contact Details

Main Rd & Grove Ave, Claremont, Cape Town, 7708, South Africa
Ph: 0806 109 639 / 021 657 1200
Em: absa@absa.co.za

 Opening Hours

  • Monday 08:30 – 15:30
  • Tuesday 08:30 – 15:30
  • Wednesday 08:30 – 15:30
  • Thursday 08:30 – 15:30
  • Friday 08:30 – 15:30
  • Saturday 08:00 – 12:00
  • Sunday Closed –