Nedbank launches online “super app” Avo

Nedbank has announced the launch of its free online “super app”, called Avo for its banking customers. Also referred to as “your new lifestyle and lockdown companion”

In a nutshell, What is Avo?

In a statement released by Nedbank, Avo is a super app, bringing customers and businesses together, accurately matching customer’s lifestyle needs to product and service offerings through powerful artificial intelligence, safe and secure payments, and bank-grade security.


Why is it a “super app”?

Avo offers multiple #SuperPowers on one platform, including:

  • Online shopping for groceries and food: partnering with OneCart, Nedbank allows its customers to buy groceries from leading retailers in one delivery or browse the Avo Shop for essential items at the best prices
  • Essential professional home services : The app is very handy in case of home emergencies and to find the right one
  • Digital home entertainment: Avo will keep Nedbank’s customers well entertained during lockdown, with access to Showmax to Tidal, Deezer and more
  • Avo reward points: The app has a built-in rewards system, which allows users to earn 1% in Avo Points on every transaction made through the platform.
  • Business listing: Nedbank said it will allow businesses to list for free on the app. This will allow them to reach more potential customers, communicate easily, send quotations and receive payments in-app.
  • Need a top up? Get airtime, data and electricity bundles through the platform, and always stay connected!

How do I get a slice of Avo?

The bank has advised that, Avo is currently in a learning phase, referred to as beta, and is available to existing Nedbank staff and clients through a simple registration process on the Nedbank Money app. It will soon be available to everyone.

If you like me who is a Nedbank customer, and has a million questions to ask, visit the Avo FAQs page for further clarity.