As the new school session commences, the United Bank for Africa (UBA) reaffirms its dedication to facilitating a seamless educational journey for families through innovative offerings. UBA’s Head of Retail, Products, and Sales, Prince Ayewoh, emphasized the bank’s commitment to education’s pivotal role in shaping the future and its strategic efforts to assist families in embracing the new school season confidently.
Ayewoh stated, “We want our customers – both old and new ones – to know that we are more than just a financial institution; we are a reliable partner in their daily journey. With exclusive discounts and benefits tailored for both children and parents, we aim to alleviate some of the financial burdens associated with every new school season. This initiative reflects our holistic approach to banking, where we consider not only the financial needs of our customers but also their well-being and aspirations.”
Under the UBA ‘Back2School’ package, parents are poised to enjoy scholarships, affordable healthcare plans, and a 13th-month cash reward for their wards when they open and maintain a UBA Kiddies and Teens Accounts with N5,000 for 12 months or N10,000 for six months.
Furthermore, the bank is offering a UBA Personal loan, enabling parents to access up to N30 million to provide their children and wards with a world-class education and life.
UBA’s Group Head of Marketing and Corporate Communications, Alero Ladipo, elaborated on the array of offerings available to the bank’s customers this season. She noted that customers using a UBA prepaid or debit card can access exciting discounts for their children and themselves.
Ladipo explained, “This season, UBA presents an array of exciting benefits that come with their prepaid or debit cards. Our customers now have access to a world of discounts that extend not only to their children but to themselves as well. For the students, for instance, their after-school learning is sorted with a 10% discount on ULesson packages when customers pay with their UBA card.”
She continued, “Also, the bank has partnered with i-Fitness Gym, offering an exclusive opportunity for parents to de-stress during the school year, and by paying with a UBA card, parents can enjoy up to 30% off at any of their gyms nationwide, promoting a healthier and more balanced lifestyle.”
Ladipo highlighted the bank’s partnership with Aura by Transcorp, where parents can book a rejuvenating staycation package through the Aura by Transcorp app and enjoy a generous 5% discount. “It is a perfect way for parents to recharge while entrusting their children’s education to capable hands,” she explained. Additionally, parents can also receive a relaxing massage at Oriki Spa, enjoying a 10% discount using their UBA cards.
Operating in 20 African countries and in the United Kingdom, the United States of America, France, and the United Arab Emirates, UBA continues to provide retail, commercial, and institutional banking services while leading financial inclusion and implementing cutting-edge technology.