The account will be available to personal customers aged 18 and over.
For a list of documents required to open your Explore Account please click here.
Yes, a contactless Visa Debit Card is available on this account.
Yes, a chequebook is available on the Explore Account – it is not automatic and must be ordered via Open24 or any permanent tsb ATM. Government Stamp duty of €20 will be deducted from your account upon ordering a cheque book.
There are only eStatements available with the Explore Account.
Statements will remain available on Open24 for a period of fifteen months.
Paper statements are viewed as a duplicate statement and have a charge of €2.50 per page.
Yes, you can open a new Explore Account by making an appointment at a branch or by calling Open24. If you have an existing Current Account with permanent tsb our branch advisors will be able to discuss this further with you.
A: Yes, GoREWARDS is available to all of our personal Current Account customers with a Visa Debit Card over the age of 16.
There is a €6 fee for maintaining the account applied on the first working day of each month. There are no ‘day to day’ transaction fees for using your Visa Debit Card or Direct Debits and Standing Orders. There may be other charges for things like Government Stamp Duty on your bank card, unpaid items or if you use an ATM outside the Eurozone. Please see our full Personal & Business Banking Charges Booklet for more details.
The following transactions would be included under no transaction fees
ATM transaction charges will apply on Euro withdrawals outside the EU and on all non Euro withdrawals at 3.5% of the Euro value of the transaction (min. €3.17 & max. €11.43). A fee for using your Debit Card for purchases in foreign currency and on all debit transactions outside the Eurozone will apply at 1.75% of the Euro value of the transaction (min. €0.46 and max €11.43).
A monthly fee for maintaining the account of €6 will be deducted automatically on the first working day of each month.
10c back as you pay is automatic and once you activate your Visa Debit Card you will avail of this feature capped at €5 per month.
Cashback on bills is automatic on your account as long as you pay a bill by direct debit with one of our direct debit partners. Whether you’re a new customer, or already have an account with our partners you can avail of this exclusive deal when you pay by direct debit from your Explore Account.
GoREWARDS requires separate registration, for further details on registering visit our GoREWARDS page.
10c back as you pay – cashback can be lodged to the Explore Account on the first working day of each month. Alternatively you can nominate another account in Open24 or at your local branch.
Cashback on bills - cashback can be lodged to the Explore Account on the first working day of each month. Alternatively you can nominate another account in Open24 or at your local branch.
* Cricle K will be discounted at point of sale and the direct debit will be taken from your Explore Account
GoREWARDS cashback can only be lodged back into the account to which your Visa Debit Card is linked to, unlike the other two benefits cashback is credited within 5 working days of making a qualifying transaction.
There will be a My Rewards tab within your Open24 where you can view cashback earned as well as cashback due. You will be able to review the GoREWARDS offers you redeemed to date on the GoREWARDS website under ‘Redemption History’.
Yes, this feature is capped at €5 per month.
No, 10c back as you pay is limited to point of sale , contactless and online transactions. ATM or Branch withdrawals do not apply.
No, when making a transaction you will still pay the full amount. You will receive the cashback on the first working day of each month.
Please note, that pending transactions must be processed by the Merchant before qualifying for 10c back as you pay. Please be aware this may affect your monthly Rewards Total.
Each direct debit partner is offering a certain percentage. This is not capped; you will receive the qualifying percentage off your full direct debit paid.
No, your Direct Debit will bill for the full amount and you will receive your cashback on the first working day of each month.
Cricle K works differently - your 2c discount is taken at point of sale with your Cricle K fuelcard and you will receive a direct debit for the total amount minus your discount.
Once you open your account you will receive a unique code to register for your Cricle K fuelcard. Once you register, your fuelcard will be posted to you.
You can register for Cricle K Fuel Card on Explore More which will be available in your Open24 Online Banking or simply go to www.fuelcard.ie/fuelyouraccount/