WHAT TYPE OF CARD AND ACCOUNT DO I HAVE

You, a social grant recipient cardholder, are registered on the national social grant payment system of SASSA and have received a SASSA Card, which is linked to a savings bank account operated by CPS and underwritten by Grindrod Bank.

HOW DO I GET MY GRANT MONEY ON MY SASSA CARD

 CPS has to verify either your voice or your fingerprint once every month before you receive your social grant money.
 You can verify your voice by dialling the CPS number (0860690717 or toll-free Vodacom number 0821277) at any time
and on any day of the month.
 You can verify your fingerprint at – – any SASSA cash pay-point on the specific day that SASSA allows you to draw your money between 09:00 and 16:00, by placing your finger onto the fingerprint scanner on the CPS payment
machine; or
– certain participating merchant stores during operating hours, by placing your finger onto the fingerprint scanner on the
loading device in the store. Contact the CPS Call Centre on 0800 600 160 (toll free from a landline) to find the store nearest to you.
 Once your voice or your fingerprint has been verified, your social grant money is loaded onto your SASSA Card and you can start using your SASSA Card.