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Travelling Internationally with Kids: Top Tips

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By Bidvest Bank
28-11-2017
Because going overseas with kids in tow is totally different to backpacking on your own or going away as a couple: you need to be organised, so you all get the most out of your experience.
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10 Tips for staying safe with internet banking

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By Bidvest Bank
20-11-2017
We’ve compiled our top 10 tips for staying safe online when it comes to internet banking | Bidvest Bank
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5 Areas Of Your Business You Can Automate

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By Bidvest Bank
15-11-2017
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Serving our Communities

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By Bidvest Bank
07-11-2017
Our Corporate Social Investment (CSI) strategy is centred on the development and well-being of the communities that we serve.
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10 South Africanisms foreigners may not understand

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By Bidvest Bank
22-09-2017
South African phrases you probably won’t hear anywhere else in the world.
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7 Ways to spring clean your business

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By Bidvest Bank
17-09-2017
7 Ways to spring clean your business | Bidvest Bank
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5 Alternative Stress Relievers for Entrepreneurs

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By Bidvest Bank
17-09-2017
Owning your own business is not without its times of stress - 5 Alternative Stress Relievers for Entrepreneurs | Bidvest Bank
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Bidvest Bank acquires FDRSA

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By Bidvest Bank
10-08-2017
Bidvest Bank and First Data Resources South Africa (Pty) Ltd (FDRSA) the South African subsidiary of First Data Corporation, we are pleased to announce the 100% acquisition FDRSA by Bidvest Bank.
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Six Luxury South African Honeymoon Destinations

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From an exclusive bush breaks to coastal hotels, choose from a wide range of luxury options for your honeymoon in South Africa. Here are our six be picks.
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10 of the Best Free Things to Do in London

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By Bidvest Bank
15-08-2016
Take advantage of these 10 free things to do in London as you visit the city that was the birthplace of roller skates and Mr Bean. Find out more.
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Travelling to the world’s happiest destinations

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By Bidvest Bank
12-08-2016
Restore your faith in humanity and book a trip to one of the world’s happiest destinations. Find out more.
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Options for EFT Payments

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By Bidvest Bank
27-07-2016
There are three options for EFT Payments internally in South Africa, depending on the urgency, price you can pay and convenience you need. Find out more.
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Eco-Friendly Holidays: What to Do and Where to Go

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Tips on how to prepare for an eco-friendly holiday, as well as an eco-friendly getaway destination that lessens your impact on the environment.
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Joburg Winter Getaways

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Keep it local and affordable this winter with these recommended Joburg weekend break destinations within easy driving distance of the big city.
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Quirky Public Transport Facts

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By Bidvest Bank
07-07-2016
From the sturdy to the rickety to the downright dangerous, here’s a roundup of quirky public transport facts from around the world. Read more.
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Why is the Rand so Volatile at the Moment? Part 2

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It’s easy to worry about how volatile our South African currency is at the moment, but there are a number of factors at play. Here are some internal reasons.
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Why is the Rand so Volatile at the Moment?

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It’s easy to feel panicked about how volatile our currency is at the moment, but there are a number of factors at play. Here’s the lowdown.
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The Lowdown On Our Business Hub

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From discounts and deals to toolkits, templates and “how-to” guides, our business hub will help your business save cash and run more smoothly.
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Top 5 free things to do in Cape Town

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Save your cash and still have fun, with our guide of top things to do in Cape Town for absolutely free. Part 2 of a nationwide series.
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Entrepreneur Tips: What Makes a Successful Entrepreneur?

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By Bidvest Bank
14-03-2016
As many as 5 of 7 South African SMEs fail within their first year. So what makes a good entrepreneur? Here are six qualities essential to business success.
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Controversial New South African Travel Laws To Be Amended

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In 2015 the Department of Home Affairs introduced controversial new travel laws, which are now being amended over the next 12 months. Here are the details.
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Top 5 Free Things to Do in Joburg

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Save your cash and still have fun, with our guide of top things to do in Joburg for absolutely free. This is part 1 of a nationwide series.
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Top 5 most romantic international destinations

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By Bidvest Bank
22-02-2016
Read about our top 5 most romantic getaways and get inspired to take a trip during the month of love to one of those swoon-worthy cities.
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Travel Regularly for Work?

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If you’re a business traveller, here’s how using the World Currency Card™ can help make your business trip easier, more convenient, and more productive.
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Top Africa Travel Destinations for 2016

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With the rand in decline, everyone’s tightening their belts. If you’re giving the US or Europe a skip this year, here are our top African travel destinations for 2016 that are worth a visit.
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Should you say Bon Voyage to Travellers Cheques?

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Travellers cheques were the go-to option for international travellers but travel cards like the MasterCard® World Currency Card™ are now rising in popularity.
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How to Plan a Family Holiday Abroad

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By Bidvest Bank
27-11-2015
Family holidays are a lot different to travelling just with adults. Here are a few sanity-saving tips for surviving long-haul trips with your offspring.
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Camping in South Africa: A Campsite Round Up

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Looking for a budget-friendly holiday that gets you close up with nature? Camping is the answer. Here’s our round up of the best campsites in South Africa.
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Wanting a White Christmas? Try These Destinations.

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Try these White Christmas destinations if you’re looking for something different from your run-of-the-mill South African December break.
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Inland Holiday Destinations

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While hordes of South Africans will be heading to the coast this December, there are many reasons why some holidaymakers prefer heading inland over the festive season.
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4 Reasons to Finance your Car

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By Bidvest Bank
15-10-2015
While you may be in the happy position to buy your car cash, there are several reasons why vehicle finance may actually be a better option in the long run.
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Financial Leases vs Instalment Sales

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Confused about the differences between financial leases and instalment sales when it comes to financing cars? We explain the differences between the two.
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Telkom’s Specially Adapted Vehicle Fleet

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Our Fleet management and Asset finance division recently won the Telkom contract, where we had to supply an extensive fleet of vehicles for their various operations.
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FICA: What You Need to Know

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By Bidvest Bank
29-09-2015
FICA is not just a piece of legislation; it exists to protect you as a consumer too. Read more about it and the FICA documents required.
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10 Rugby World Cup Travel Essentials

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By Bidvest Bank
23-09-2015
Heading to the Rugby World Cup in England and Wales? From supporter’s kit to a raincoat, here are 10 travel essentials that you shouldn’t leave home without.
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Six Restaurants to try at the Rugby World Cup 2015

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By Bidvest Bank
22-09-2015
Heading to the Rugby World Cup? If you like your food, here are 6 great restaurants to try out when you need refueling between games. Read more. Keywords: rugby world cup, rugby world cup travel
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Invoicing Scam Victim? Here’s What to Do.

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Invoicing scams involve fraudulently changing bank details on a supplier invoice. Here’s what to do if you’re a victim - either as a customer or a supplier.
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Invoicing Scams: How to Prevent Them

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Invoicing scams happen where bank details on a supplier invoice are changed so that the money gets paid elsewhere. Here’s how it works & how to prevent it.
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Five Travel Bucket List Ideas

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By Bidvest Bank
17-08-2015
Looking for a destination that will leave you with a lifetime worth of memories? Read our travel bucket list ideas – you may stumble across your next adventure.
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Rugby World Cup 2015 Hot Spots

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Heading to the UK for the Rugby World Cup 2015? Read our 11 interesting tourism attractions to check out while you’re there.
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8 Ways to Make your Airport Layover Fly By

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By Bidvest Bank
23-06-2015
If you’re going overseas and your journey includes a airport layover, there’s no reason to contemplate it with dread. Here are 8 ways to make the time fly by.
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Travelling to South Africa with Children? Here’s What To Know

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By Bidvest Bank
22-06-2015
If you’re taking your children abroad or have people visiting you in South Africa with their children, here’s what you need to know about the new regulations.
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How to Reduce Business Expenses

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Reducing your business expenses means more money to expand your offering or put away as savings. Here are our top tips for small to medium sized businesses
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6 Tips When Starting a Small Business

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By Bidvest Bank
03-06-2015
Starting a small business? Read our 6 tips on what to do so you can reduce your risks and kickstart your business in the best possible way.
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Five Overseas Adventure Travel Holidays

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If you’re after an active holiday where you learn a new skill or discover new places, here are five ideas for everyone, no matter what your life stage.
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Top Tips for Business Travellers

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By Bidvest Bank
25-05-2015
If your job involves frequent international travel, you need to make the experience as painless as possible. Here are our top tips for business travellers.
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How to Save Money: It’s A Mindset

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By Bidvest Bank
04-05-2015
For many of us, saving is a luxury. But according to Jill Murtagh from Bidvest Bank, saving effectively is more about a mindset than how much money is in the bank.
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Get More Value Out Of Your Overseas Trip

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With the Rand value declining, here are seven smart ways to get the most value out of your overseas trip – whether to Europe, the USA or further afield.
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Eastern Europe: Top 5 Places to Visit

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Eastern Europe is often neglected by South African tourists, but it has plenty to offer, especially to those on a budget. Here are our top 5 places to visit.
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Travelling into Africa

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African travel is affordable, unique and diverse however South Africans often overlook it. Read more reasons why you should explore this dramatic continent.
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What Affects the Petrol Price in South Africa?

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Besides the price of crude oil, the petrol price in South Africa is also influenced by other factors like depreciation, taxes and wholesale margins
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The Value of The Rand

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Is the Rand really in freefall? In actual fact, its depreciation has more to do with the rest of the world than with what’s going on in South Africa.
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Ace Your First Job

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By Bidvest Bank
21-01-2015
With your first job, you’re likely to have more money than before, but also less time. So, how do you make the most of both? Here’s our advice.
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Jo’burg: An Insider’s Guide

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With a population of dynamic, multi-cultural go-getters and an impeccable climate, the city of Jo’burg has lots to offer tourists visiting South Africa.
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Discovering Durban: Things to Do

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Read our top things to do in Durban from exploring its golden beaches and warm water to tasting exotic cuisine and experiencing its eclectic mix of cultures.
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Guided Tour Group or Go it Alone?

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Itching to travel but can’t decide between a guided tour group or going it alone? We give you the pros and cons of independent travel versus group tours.
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Malaria-Free Safaris

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If you want to go on safari in South Africa but want to avoid the risk of malaria, here’s a round up of our top malaria-free safari areas in the country.
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5 Saving Tips for Students

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Read our top 5 money savings tips for students so that you can enjoy this carefree time in your life but still live within your means and save for the future.
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5 Things to Do Before You Go on Your Gap Year

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By Bidvest Bank
03-12-2014
Before you zip up your backpack and head off on your Gap Year programme, here are five things you need to consider that will make your trip safer and smoother.
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Cape Town: An Insider’s Guide

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Discover authentic Cape Town with our recommendations of local favourites for eating, drinking and everything in between.
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Get the Most Out of Your Skiing Trip

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By Bidvest Bank
24-11-2014
Read our tips on how to get the most out of your skiing holiday and protect your travel budget with the Bidvest Bank World Currency Card.
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Get smart on car payments or get ready for shocks

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Bidvest Bank: telegraphic transfers

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By Bidvest Bank
01-09-2014
Telegraphic transfers from Bidvest Bank facilitate the safe and secure transfer of funds to anywhere in the world, regardless of denomination or amount.
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World Currency Card™: the ultimate travel accessory

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By Bidvest Bank
29-08-2014
Bidvest Bank prepaid travel cards ensure that your money is safe as you travel abroad. World Currency Cards are secure and easy to use!
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Send and receive cash via MoneyGram® from Bidvest Bank

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By Bidvest Bank
29-08-2014
MoneyGram money transfers through Bidvest Bank are practically instantaneous and offer a safe, secure way to send cash overseas in a hurry.
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Enjoy the World Currency Card™ while travelling this festive season. Welcome to a service that is safe, secure and easy to use.

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By Bidvest Bank
29-08-2014
Enjoy the World Currency Card™ while travelling this festive season. Welcome to a service that is safe, secure and easy to use.
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Bank safety and ATM safety

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By Bidvest Bank
21-08-2014
Keep up to date with bank safety tips. Bidvest Bank urges account holders to take note of ATM safety etiquette.
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Rate hike effects ‘neutral’ on car finance market

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By Bidvest Bank
17-02-2014
Rate hike effects ‘neutral’ on car finance market
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Business gloom not as bad as some think – Bidvest Bank

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By Bidvest Bank
01-08-2013
Business gloom not as bad as some think – Bidvest Bank
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Professionals positive about SA’s future – Bidvest Bank

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By Bidvest Bank
01-08-2013
Professionals Positive about SA's future
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Bidvest Bank raises ceiling on commercial property loans

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By Bidvest Bank
01-08-2013
Bidvest Bank raises ceiling on commercial property loans
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Taxman perking up some car rental deals – Bidvest Bank

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By Bidvest Bank
01-08-2013
Taxman perking up some car rental deals – Bidvest Bank
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Bidvest Bank launches finance unit to serve medical profession

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By Bidvest Bank
16-07-2013
Bidvest Bank launches finance unit to serve medical profession
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Bidvest Bank predicts growth in commercial property lending

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By Bidvest Bank
16-07-2013
Bidvest Bank predicts growth in commercial property lending
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Global Payments Online™ from Bidvest Bank: the ultimate online platform for forex trade

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By Bidvest Bank
12-06-2013
Bidvest Bank brings the Global Payments Online™ solution to South Africa. Utilise this ultimate online platform for real-time corporate foreign exchange.
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Personal banking with Bidvest Bank

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By Bidvest Bank
27-07-2012
Bidvest Bank offers a range of personal banking services and personal bank accounts at competitive interest rates. Visit your local Bidvest Bank branch.
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Bidvest Bank first in China and India

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By Bidvest Bank
26-09-2011
Bidvest Bank today released the amazing news that it is the first bank in the world to launch a pre-paid travel currency card in Chinese Yuan and Indian Rupee.
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Learn about currency exchange

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By Bidvest Bank
14-06-2011
Bidvest Bank has a tailored range of financial products and services designed to meet your currency exchange requirements; contact us before you travel abroad.
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The basics of foreign exchange

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By Bidvest Bank
14-06-2011
Trade smartly with the help of Bidvest Bank foreign exchange. Let us help you make a profit when you trade in a foreign country.
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The best way to exchange currency

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By Bidvest Bank
14-06-2011
Whether you’re travelling for leisure or business reasons, Bidvest Bank strives to help you exchange currency profitably.
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Make a profit on your investments with foreign currency exchange

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By Bidvest Bank
14-06-2011
Bidvest Bank has the tools to facilitate foreign currency exchange to benefit your business. Contact us and take advantage of our forex solutions.
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User friendly banking with Bidvest Bank

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By Bidvest Bank
14-06-2011
Bidvest Bank’s retail banking investment products include call, notice and fixed deposit accounts, while our personal savings account range is suitable for individuals.
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Business banking with Bidvest Bank

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By Bidvest Bank
14-06-2011
Bidvest Bank has a variety of business banking products that include call accounts, notice deposit accounts and fixed deposit accounts.
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Corporate foreign exchange with Bidvest Bank

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By Bidvest Bank
14-06-2011
Bidvest Bank understands South Africa’s complex foreign exchange control regulations and is able to assist corporations that engage in corporate foreign exchange activity.
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Foreign exchange for business and travel

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By Bidvest Bank
14-06-2011
Whether you’re travelling, importing, exporting or investing in foreign exchange, Bidvest Bank has a large variety of foreign exchange products tailored to suit you.
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Travel foreign exchange

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By Bidvest Bank
14-06-2011
Bidvest Bank offers travel foreign exchange products to suit business and leisure travellers. Locate a branch to receive professional travel currency exchange.
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Finance and Leasing

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By Bidvest Bank
14-06-2011
Get fleet finance and company vehicle leasing solutions from Bidvest Bank. Enterprise fleet finance and leasing you can trust.
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Sale and Leaseback

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By Bidvest Bank
14-06-2011
Bidvest Bank offers effective sale and leaseback solutions. Provide your business with an inflow of capital without having to apply for a business loan.
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Bidvest Bank: Customer Foreign Currency (CFC) accounts that make sense

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By Bidvest Bank
14-06-2011
Bidvest Bank offers South African businesses Customer Foreign Currency accounts. Let your business enjoy the benefits of a foreign currency account.
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What are foreign bank drafts?

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By Bidvest Bank
14-06-2011
Bidvest Bank offers customers safe and secure foreign bank drafts. Make payments to service providers and dependents abroad using a bank guaranteed draft.
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Buying vs leasing

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By Bidvest Bank
25-10-2010
Are you considering the option of leasing a car? Speak to Bidvest Bank about the pros and cons of buying vs leasing a car.
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