Discovery Credit Card Opens Up your World

7th May 2018

Discovery’s credit card is a Visa credit card, designed to reward its clients for having a healthy lifestyle. There are various incentives for having a Discovery card, which includes the following:

Earn Discovery miles

The reward programme allows clients to earn Discovery Miles whenever spending on a Discovery Card (with extra incentive to shop at Discovery partners). Clients earn 1 mile for every R15 spent on the card.

Spend Discovery miles

Discovery cardholders can spend their miles at Discovery partners in-store or online. These can be used towards flights and holidays.

Premium tickets

Certain premium events in South Africa are offered to Discovery card holders 48 hours before they are offered to the general public.

Cashback

When using a Discovery card to book with Discovery’s travel partners, you can earn up to 25% cash back.

Discovery CardMembers of Discovery’s Vitality health programme get even more benefits with the Discovery Card and can increase their Vitality rewards by spending on the card.

 

Discovery has two credit cards:

Discovery Gold card 

  • Minimum annual income: R84000
  • Account fees: R59 per month (monthly account service and credit facility fee); You can elect to pay an extra R29.50 per month to link other Discovery cards to your account
  • Discovery Miles access fee: R432 per year
  • Up to 55 days interest-free credit
  • Free travel insurance when booking international travel on your Discovery credit card
  • Monthly email statements
  • SMS notifications for every transaction over R100
  • Free card delivery to your doorstep
  • Online banking
  • Online management of your PIN

 

 

Discovery Platinum card

  • Minimum annual income: R350000
  • Account fees: R90 per month (monthly account service and credit facility fee); You can elect to pay an extra R29.50 per month to link other Discovery cards to your account
  • Discovery Miles access fee: R432 per year
  • Up to 55 days interest-free credit
  • Free travel insurance when booking international travel on your Discovery credit card
  • Monthly email statements
  • SMS notifications for every transaction over R100
  • Free card delivery to your doorstep
  • Online banking
  • Online management of your PIN
  • Access to Platinum 24-hour call centre
  • Short term cover against theft and accidental damage to your purchases

 

Discovery Miles with your Discovery Card

  • You get Discovery Miles every time you swipe your card.
  • When shopping within the Discovery network of suppliers, increase your rewards by up to 10 times.
  • As a Vitality Health member through Discovery, you can further boost your miles depending on your vitality status.
  • Discovery miles can be spent online (at discoverymall), in-store at partner retailers or on travel by converting to SAA Voyager miles or BA Avios.

All info was correct at time of publishing