What edge has RHB PAYS Fixed Deposit got over other fixed deposits?
This term deposit suits anyone who wants to earn higher interest for a shorter investment term and still get hold of their cash whenever they need it. Sound too good to be true? Let us explain some of the benefits on offer:
RHB PAYS has a minimum term of three months and pays interest every month. and interest you earn can be collected every month instead of at maturity. And if that's not enough you can use your FD account as collateral for a current account overdraft facility at up to 100% margin.
And as if that weren't enough, once you're an RHB PAYS account holder you get some extra benefits when you buy shares on the BURSA too, if you buy through RHB your first five orders are commission free.
Lastly, in case of an emergency, you can withdraw some of your cash from this FD without losing interest earned on the remaining balance. This is a neat feature if you want to make your money work hard but maintain capital liquidity.
What are the terms for partial withdrawal?
You can take money out of your FD in multiples of thousands as long as you can maintain a minimum balance of RM10000 in the account.
How do I open this RHB PAYS Fixed Deposit?
All you need is minimum of RM10000 to open an account, you'll need to flash your MyKad too.
Is this a fixed deposit covered?
Yes. It is protected by PIDM up to RM 250000 per person per bank.