In a bid to promote cashless banking by encouraging increased usage of debit and credit cards, Stanbic Bank Uganda today held a trolley dash for three lucky frequent Visa and MasterCard users off the Stanbic card machines in a promo dubbed “Merry Madness”.
The three lucky customers Gad Rogers Tusiiime, Tezire Ayugi and Christopher Ssekandi were given the chance to pick as much merchandise as possible within 60 seconds from Quality Supermarket Naalya.
Speaking at the start of the trolley dash, Stanbic’s Head of Personal Markets, Shem Kakembo said, “Digital banking provides options like using your bank card to make payments. It provides customers with diverse solutions that simplify making payments while putting customers in control of their overall financial undertakings. Stanbic appreciates this new reality which is why we have invested so heavily in developing the latest digital banking platforms and promoting their usage.”
Talking about how long the promotion would run for and how customers can enter the competition Shem explained, “This is the very first of three trolley dashes. The promotion will go throughout December and the competition is to enter the trolley dash is running until 31st of December 2017 when we will announce the last winners of the Trolley Dash Grand Prizes. It is meant to reward and encourage our clients to use digital channels because they offer a fast, convenient and safe transacting especially in periods like these where carrying large amounts of cash can be risky.”
He continued, “All Visa and MasterCard debit and credit card holders stand a good chance of winning because we have partnered with over 20 organisations in a variety of categories; Restaurants, Super markets, Fuel stations and Entertainment.”
To participate in the competition, one has to make transactions of up to Shs50,000 or more using Visa or MasterCard at participating outlets and instantly win a voucher ranging from Shs10,000 to Shs60,000.
Then one takes a voucher selfie (or a pic of the Visa receipt) post it on the Stanbic Facebook or Twitter pages and get into the draw to win a supermarket trolley dash.