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HSBC Advance

HSBC Advance

You’ve always got something to smile about with an HSBC Advance Account
Take a closer look and you’ll see lots of benefits to keep you happy – whatever you want to do, wherever you are.

Day to day banking:

  • Annual fee-free MasterCard Platinum Credit Card
  • Free cheque books
  • See all your HSBC accounts on one screen and make free instant transfers* between them worldwide with Global View and Global Transfers Find out more
  • 24/7 banking through Mobile, Internet, Phone Banking and SMS alerts

Travel

  • Free Access to the Plaza lounge at Muscat airport and select airports worldwide

Entertainment & Shopping:

  • Get the exclusive HSBC Entertainer mobile App with over 8,000 'Buy 1 Get 1 Free' offers in 15 countries the exclusive HSBC Entertainer mobile App with over 8,000 'Buy 1 Get 1 Free' offers in 15 countries
  • Special discounts and offers worldwide with your HSBC Advance Card Find out more

Open an HSBC Advance account today and start smiling.

  • Enjoy everyday benefits

    Get competitive rates on mortgages, personal loans, investments and more.

  • Get expert advice

    Access a team of Financial Advisors - they'll help you maximise your money with the right investments and opportunities.

  • Protect your family

    Ensure those who matter most are taken care of at home and abroad, for life.

  • Get help when you're overseas

    Open an international HSBC Advance abroad, and access emergency cash instantly at over 8,500 branches worldwide if need help.

Global View and Global Transfers

Access all your global HSBC Advance accounts in one place with a single logon online. Better still, you can transfer funds between them for free.

HSBC Advance Current Account

Everything you need from a current account to support your needs.

HSBC Advance Platinum Credit Card

Enjoy interest-free credit for up to 56 days plus a wide range of privileges in over 160 countries worldwide through the home&Away programme.

HSBC Advance Savings Account

Enjoy an account that pays interest on your balance every month and a debit card accepted all over the world.

Sole Account


You need to complete the account opening process by personally visiting any of our Branch or Customer Service Centres, with the following documents:

  • Identity Card (for Omanis)
  • Valid Passport with valid Visa (expatriates) + valid Resident Card
  • Salary certificate (for customers working in government/public sector companies)
  • Original trade license (for all self-employed customers)
  • Salary Transfer Letter (for customers working in private sector companies). Only one applicant is required to provide the Salary Certificate/transfer letter but it is mandatory that all the joint applicants are Oman residents

Joint Account


Both you and your joint applicant(s) need to complete the Account opening process by personally visiting any of our Branch or Customer Service Centres, with the following documents:

  • Identity Card (for Omanis)
  • Valid Passport with valid Visa (expatriates) + valid Resident Card
  • Salary certificate (for customers working in government/public sector companies)
  • Original trade license (for all self-employed customers)
  • Salary Transfer Letter (for customers working in private sector companies). Only one applicant is required to provide the Salary Certificate/transfer letter but it is mandatory that all the joint applicants are Oman residents




Do more with your Money.

Ready to apply? Apply now

General: Any foreign currency debit card payments (including cash withdrawals) are converted to Sterling by VISA or MasterCard (as appropriate) using wholesale market rates applying on the day the conversion is made. These transactions are subject to our foreign exchange charge of 2.75%. We will deduct the payment from your account once we receive details of the payment from the card scheme, at the latest the next working day. Details of the current wholesale market rates can be obtained by calling us on the usual telephone numbers.

Shops and retailers: There is no transaction fee for using your debit card to pay for goods and services overseas.

The benefits and features set out above are current as at the date they appear on our website. However, they may be subject to change at any time at our discretion. We will try to notify existing customers of any changes that may impact them either in advance of the change or shortly afterwards.





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HSBC Advance

Advance Benefits

You’ve always got something to smile about with an HSBC Advance Account
Take a closer look and you’ll see lots of benefits to keep you happy – whatever you want to do, wherever you are.

Day to day banking:

  • Annual fee-free MasterCard Platinum Credit Card
  • Free cheque books
  • See all your HSBC accounts on one screen and make free instant transfers* between them worldwide with Global View and Global Transfers Find out more
  • 24/7 banking through Mobile, Internet, Phone Banking and SMS alerts

Travel

  • Free Access to the Plaza lounge at Muscat airport and select airports worldwide

Entertainment & Shopping:

  • Get the exclusive HSBC Entertainer mobile App with over 8,000 'Buy 1 Get 1 Free' offers in 15 countries the exclusive HSBC Entertainer mobile App with over 8,000 'Buy 1 Get 1 Free' offers in 15 countries
  • Special discounts and offers worldwide with your HSBC Advance Card Find out more

Open an HSBC Advance account today and start smiling.

Overview

Enjoy everyday benefits

Get competitive rates on mortgages, personal loans, investments and more.

Get expert advice

Access a team of Financial Advisors - they'll help you maximise your money with the right investments and opportunities.

Protect your family

Ensure those who matter most are taken care of at home and abroad, for life.

Get help when you're overseas

Open an international HSBC Advance abroad, and access emergency cash instantly at over 8,500 branches worldwide if need help.

What you get

Global View and Global Transfers

Access all your global HSBC Advance accounts in one place with a single logon online. Better still, you can transfer funds between them for free.

  Show more

 

HSBC Advance Current Account

Everything you need from a current account to support your needs.

  Show more

 

HSBC Advance Platinum Credit Card

Enjoy interest-free credit for up to 56 days plus a wide range of privileges in over 160 countries worldwide through the home&Away programme.

  Show more

 

HSBC Advance Savings Account

Enjoy an account that pays interest on your balance every month and a debit card accepted all over the world.

  Show more

Help and FAQs

What is HSBC Advance?

HSBC Advance is a priority banking service that supports you in managing your finances now, to get you where you need to be in the future.

 

What are the benefits?

Here's what you get:

• HSBC Advance Platinum Credit Card
• HSBC Advance VISA Platinum Debit Card
• HSBC Advance current and savings Accounts
• Priority banking in branch

More great benefits:

• Free unlimited withdrawals at HSBC Oman ATMs (up to OMR 1000 daily limit)
• Special tariffs on bank products and services

Plus:

• Free Internet Banking and Phone Banking
• Dedicated 24/7 call centre
• Emergency cash overseas
• Special credit card offers

 

How to get help abroad

• Emergency support - get an emergency cash advance of USD$10,000 at any of our 8,500 branches around the world
• International Account opening - open an account in over 40 countries* and territories before you go
• Credit history transfer - transfer your credit history from your originating country to facilitate access to similar levels of credit in the overseas country*

*subject to local legal and regulatory constraints.

 

Existing customer? Here's how to switch

When you switch to HSBC Advance, your HSBC credit and debit cards will automatically change accounts with you.

 

How much do I need in my account?

You can apply for an HSBC Advance account if you transfer a salary of OMR700 or above OR maintain OMR10,000 in your savings account balance, term deposits or a combination of the two.

 

Charges and fees

Keep your balance above OMR10,000 to avoid being charged a monthly service fee of OMR5 or transfer a monthly salary of OMR 700 or above and submit a Salary Transfer Letter to HSBC Oman.

 

Where can I use my card?

• Use your card at any HSBC or non-HSBC Visa ATM, in Oman or overseas
• For transactions abroad on your Card, you'll be charged a transaction fee

 

How to pay your bill

See the table below for quick and easy ways to pay your bill.

Your payment options How to pay your bill How long it takes to credit your account
Free autopay service Call 800 7 5555 to set up a standing instruction to debit your HSBC Current or Savings account every month. Pay 5% to 100% of your monthly outstanding balance 1 working day
Internet Banking Transfer money to your credit card account 1 working day
Cash deposit machines You can instantly pay your HSBC Advance credit card bill by depositing cash in HSBC Cash Deposit Machines in Oman (currently in the Ruwi main branch, MQ Customer Service Centre and Muscat City Centre branch) 1 working day
ATMs Transfer money from your HSBC Current or Savings account to your HSBC Credit Card, from any HSBC ATM in Oman or
worldwide

Or deposit cash or cheques at any HSBC ATMs in Oman (you may be charged a fee if your cheque is dishonoured)
2 working days for cash payments


7 working days for cheque payments
Branches Deposit cash or cheques at any HSBC branch in Oman (you may be charged a fee if your cheque is dishonoured)

1 working day for cash payments

7 working days for cheque payments
Phone Banking Call our Phone Banking service on 800 7 5555 to transfer money to your HSBC card account 1 working day
Mailing your payment
(no cash)
Please write your HSBC Credit Card number on the reverse side of the cheque/draft and attach the bottom tear-off portion of your card statement, to ensure prompt credit into your HSBC Card account Allow sufficient time for payment to be credited to your account

 

How to meet with a Financial Planner

Call our team on 800 7 5555 (within Oman) or +968 800 7 5555 (outside Oman).

 

How to get in touch

• Visit your nearest HSBC branch
• Call us on 800 7 5555 (within Oman) or +968 800 7 5555 (outside Oman)
• Make an appointment and we'll get in touch

Required Documents

Sole Account

You need to complete the account opening process by personally visiting any of our Branch or Customer Service Centres, with the following documents:

  • Identity Card (for Omanis)
  • Valid Passport with valid Visa (expatriates) + valid Resident Card
  • Salary certificate (for customers working in government/public sector companies)
  • Original trade license (for all self-employed customers)
  • Salary Transfer Letter (for customers working in private sector companies). Only one applicant is required to provide the Salary Certificate/transfer letter but it is mandatory that all the joint applicants are Oman residents

 

Joint Account

Both you and your joint applicant(s) need to complete the Account opening process by personally visiting any of our Branch or Customer Service Centres, with the following documents:

  • Identity Card (for Omanis)
  • Valid Passport with valid Visa (expatriates) + valid Resident Card
  • Salary certificate (for customers working in government/public sector companies)
  • Original trade license (for all self-employed customers)
  • Salary Transfer Letter (for customers working in private sector companies). Only one applicant is required to provide the Salary Certificate/transfer letter but it is mandatory that all the joint applicants are Oman residents

 

Do more with your Money.

General: Any foreign currency debit card payments (including cash withdrawals) are converted to Sterling by VISA or MasterCard (as appropriate) using wholesale market rates applying on the day the conversion is made. These transactions are subject to our foreign exchange charge of 2.75%. We will deduct the payment from your account once we receive details of the payment from the card scheme, at the latest the next working day. Details of the current wholesale market rates can be obtained by calling us on the usual telephone numbers.

Shops and retailers: There is no transaction fee for using your debit card to pay for goods and services overseas.

The benefits and features set out above are current as at the date they appear on our website. However, they may be subject to change at any time at our discretion. We will try to notify existing customers of any changes that may impact them either in advance of the change or shortly afterwards.

Ready to apply?

Start the process with just a phone call
 

Apply now



 

Call

800 75555
within Oman

+968 249 50603
outside Oman