Absa Bank Kenya is stepping up its game by introducing a new payment feature for credit card holders. They’re joining the bandwagon of flexible payment plans, aiming to provide us with convenient options that’ll make our lives a whole lot easier. Remember all those services that allow you to walk inside the likes of carrefour or Naivas and walk away with merchantise without paying for them in full? Well, it’s something closer.
Now, I know we all love the idea of shopping without breaking the bank, right? Well, Absa has got us covered with their Buy Now, Pay Later (BNPL) option. This cool feature, known as ‘Buy Now Lipa Pole Pole,’ can be accessed through the Absa mobile and internet banking platform. It’s like having a magic wand that allows us to manage our expenses by spreading the cost of our purchases over time. Just recently, KCB unveiled it Tap to pay service, talk about financial flexibility!
Linda Kimani, the Head of card payments at Absa Bank Kenya, understands the struggles we face when it comes to making spending decisions in today’s economic climate. That’s why she’s super thrilled about this new BNPL card feature. According to her, it’s a game-changer that empowers us to pay for our purchases flexibly over time, without feeling the pinch in our wallets.
With this innovative option, Absa’s credit card customers can choose to either pay for their purchases in full immediately or opt for a structured repayment plan over a period of three to 12 months. Imagine having the freedom to manage your expenses while still keeping your finances in check. It’s like having your cake and eating it too!
And the best part? Getting started with Absa’s Buy Now Lipa Pole Pole card feature is a breeze. The setup and confirmation process are instant and hassle-free, ensuring a seamless experience for us customers. No unnecessary delays or complications. Just smooth sailing all the way.
Now, let’s take a step back and look at the bigger picture. According to the Central Bank of Kenya, the number of card-based transactions has been on the rise. In fact, as of March 2023, we recorded a whopping 5,669,185 transactions—a 5.3 percent increase compared to February 2023. It’s clear that more and more people are realizing the convenience and benefits of using cards for their payments.
So, if you’re an Absa credit card holder, get ready to embrace this amazing new feature that gives you the freedom to shop and manage your expenses in a way that suits your lifestyle. With ‘Buy Now Lipa Pole Pole,’ you can say goodbye to financial stress and hello to financial freedom.
Remember, it’s all about finding smart ways to make our money work for us. And with Absa’s innovative payment feature, we’re one step closer to achieving our financial goals. So go ahead, indulge in some guilt-free shopping and enjoy the convenience of spreading out your payments. Your wallet will thank you!