Visa Classic is accepted all over the world at any service point with Visa logotype - ATMs, real and internet shops, as well as shops rendering services through phones and post offices.
Free of charge
Annual service fee
AMD, USD,EUR, RUB,GBP
|Card validity period||4 years|
|AMD, USD,EUR, RUB**,GBP|
|Free of charge|
|Annual service fee||AMD 2,500|
|Annual service fee or foreign citizen||AMD 20.000***|
|Account statement||Free of charge|
|Current month’s account statement||AMD 500|
|Annual service fee of linked card||AMD 1,500|
|Issue of a new card, in case of loss, damage of the card and PIN code||AMD 1,000|
|Cash withdrawal from ATMs and POS terminals of ARARATBANK OJSC||0%|
|Cash withdrawal from points of ArCa system||0.80%|
|Cash withdrawal abroad, also from ATMs of VTB Bank located in Armenia||
1.5% min AMD 1500
Cash withdrawal from ARARATBANK cash desk without card use(Reviewed on a daily basis)
In AMD - 1%, USD - 3%,EUR - 4%, RUB - 1%, GBP - 0%
Cash withdrawal from ARARATBANK cash desk via POS terminal****
(Reviewed on a daily basis)
In AMD - 0%, USD - 3%, RUB – at interest rate set by the Bank’s Dealing Center on а given day, EUR - 4%, GBP - 0%
|Non-cash transactions||free of charge|
|Annual interest accrued over the positive balance of card account||AMD||0%|
|Number of daily cash withdrawal transactions||10|
|Total maximum amount of cash withdrawal transactions permissible within one day||AMD||1.500.000|
|Total maximum amount of one transaction||AMD||1.500.000|
|Total maximum amount of transactions permissible within one day||AMD||3.000.000|
|Commission fee charged for card-to-card remittances||0.15%*****|
|Card blocking through Bank employee||Free of charge|
|Card blocking through Visa Call Center Service in the event of non-availability of the Bank abroad||
|Card blocking and placement in Card Recovery Bulletin system (Card will be blocked on the forthcoming Saturday, blocking is valid during 2 weeks)||AMD 15.000|
|Card unblocking||AMD 500|
|Cash-in ATMs of ARARATBANK||AMD||0%|
|Cash-in ATMs of ArCa system||AMD||0.80%|
Visa Call Center Service abroad (per call)
|Cash crediting to the card account||0%|
|SMS messages on executed transactions, on card expiry, on annual service fee, on loan or overdraft expiry date upon customer request||AMD 15|
|SMS message for the purpose of executing internet transactions with 3D Secure system||
Free of charge
|The issued plastic card and the card account shall be active from the moment the card has been issued|
* including VAT
**Maximum daily limit of free cash deposit made in Russian rubles to card account is RUB 30,000. RUB-denominated deposit fee set by the Dealing Center is applied to card account deposits exceeding RUB 30,000 within a given day.
*** Card servicing fee is charged for each year.
**** Cash withdrawal fee (regardless of currency) from the Bank’s cash desk via POS terminal by means of payment cards issued by other banks - 5%.
***** Please be informed that in ARARATBANK customer service points (including the online platform), in addition to fees charged for transfers, Acquiring Bank commission is also applied, which is charged at the time of transaction and is summed up with transaction amount.
Upon receipt of the card the customer shall:
- sign on the reverse of the card
- sign both the Agreement and notification
- sign in the field designated for PIN code
Dates for crediting funds to card accounts:
- Funds credited to accounts between 17:30 of the previous business day and 9:30 of the following business day shall be activated by 10:30 of the given business day․
- Funds credited to accounts between 09:30 and 13:30 of the given business day shall be activated by 14:00 of the given business day.
- Funds credited to accounts between 13:30 and 17:30 of the given business day shall be activated on the same business day within an hour․
- Social security card
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You have the right to communicate with the financial institution by any convenient means - by post or by e-mail. Receiving information electronically is the most convenient option. It is available 24/7, free from the risks of loss of paper information and ensures privacy.
Page updated 16.11.2022 | 12:59
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