Continuing to offer significant assistance to cardholders during the current global health and financial crisis, SampathCards rolled out a host of additional benefits and privileges. The benefits were provided to Sampath Mastercard/Visa Credit and Debit Cardholders and Sampath Bank American Express Credit Cardmembers on a range of essential expenses. SampathCards is extending its support to cardholders to meet their medical expenses.
Cardholders can convert transactions made at any hospital and COVID-19 Intermediate Care Center around the island into six and 12 months zero percent Interest Extended Settlement Plans. This is applicable for transactions of over 25,000 rupees made using Sampath Mastercard and Visa Credit Cards and Sampath Bank American Express® Credit Cards from now until December 31, 2021. Transactions exceeding 15,000 rupees made at any educational institution by Sampath Mastercard and Visa Credit Cardholders and Sampath Bank American Express Credit Cardmembers can convert those transactions into six months zero percent Interest Extended Settlement Plans. Eligibility extends up to a maximum of three transactions per Cardholder till September 30, 2021. SampathCards offers Sampath Mastercard and Visa Credit Cardholders cashback of five percent up to 500 rupees per transaction and free doorstep delivery when purchasing groceries and other essentials from selected supermarkets. A cashback of ten percent is on offer on utility bill payments made online using Sampath Mastercard and Visa Credit Cards via partner websites, partner mobile apps, Sampath Payeasy.lk, and the Sampath Automated Bill Settlement (SABS) facility. This applies to payments made to electricity and water boards and selected telecommunication partners. Cardholders can save when purchasing medicines online using their Sampath Mastercard/Visa Credit Cards and Sampath Debit Cards.
SampathCards offers savings of 15 percent on the total bill for all Sampath Mastercard/Visa Credit Cardholders and ten percent for all Sampath Debit Cardholders on purchases made via selected online pharmaceutical websites. Considering the recent travel restrictions and extending their support for the cardholder to overcome the hardship in this challenging situation, SampathCards had implemented several relief measures for their customers. These benefits and privileges reflect SampathCards’ steadfast commitment to delivering excellent value to its cardholders. SampathCards has continued to roll out a series of relief measures since the onset of this pandemic. This has included extensions on payment dates, interest, and late payment charge waivers, reductions in minimum due payments and interest rates, and a wide range of additional discounts and benefits.