Samba Private Banking mada Debit Card

As a Samba Private Banking customer, your elite privileges follow you everywhere. Your new Samba Private Banking mada Debit Card lets you enjoy them even more powerfully around the world. Enjoy instant VIP recognition everywhere you go, with all the extra privileges reserved only for the elite of the elite. It is safer than carrying cash, allowing you to access your funds 24/7 and make purchases at millions of locations worldwide in a secure manner.

mada atheer service … way easier!

Now, with mada Atheer Service, you can pay for purchases under SR300 faster, easier, securely, even without entering your PIN! To pay, just tap your card on any payment reader which supports NFC. It’s that easy! No need to pull out cash. No need to give your Samba mada Atheer card to the cashier or enter a PIN*.

Contactless payments are protected by advanced security, so you can pay with complete confidence. If your card is ever lost or stolen, just report it to Samba and you’re protected from any fraudulent transactions. Your statements will also indicate which payments are contactless so you can track all your transactions.

How to use your Samba mada Atheer Card?

  • Make contactless payments wherever you see the mada Atheer service symbol.
  • Simply hold your card over the reader to pay for purchases or transactions worth up to SR300.

*You will be required to enter a PIN for transactions above SR300.
*For extra security, when the cardholder reaches the cumulative limit SR300 it will need to be reset in one of the following methods:
a. Conduct an ATM transaction.
b. Key in the PIN at the PoS terminal.

mada Pay

A convenient and easy way to make everyday purchases.

mada Pay is a new mobile app that allows Samba mada Debit cardholders make contactless payments using their Android smartphone in a fast and secure manner.

When you use the mada Pay app on your smartphone you can tap-to-pay for everyday purchases up to SR 300 by simply holding your Android smartphone on the contactless terminal at any location that accepts contactless payments (mada Atheer).

  • Download the latest version of the mada pay app from the Google Play Store.
  • Open mada Pay and follow the set-up instructions.

Once you've set-up your Samba mada Debit card(s) in the mada Pay app, there is no need to fumble with cash or search for your card for small purchases.

Pay at millions of locations worldwide and online

Pay with your Samba mada Debit Card at millions of shops and establishments worldwide including online merchants wherever you see the MasterCard or mada logo.

When you make a payment using your Samba mada Mastercard Debit Card, the funds will be debited from the Samba banking account linked to the card.

Withdraw cash instantly, anytime, anywhere

Enjoy the freedom to withdraw instant cash directly from your Samba Private Banking account at millions of ATMs worldwide that accept MasterCard.

More Secure and safe

Your Samba Private Banking mada Debit Card offers you more security and protection with state-of-the-art chip technology and PIN. The microchip embedded in your card is encrypted and virtually impossible to replicate providing significant protection against card counterfeiting and fraud. The chip on your card works together with your Personal Identification Number (PIN) to ensure a highly secure transaction.

Indulge yourself with privileged offerings

Your Samba mada Debit Card along with MasterCard brings you a host of special offers and privileges to complement your lifestyle. To see the latest offers and enjoy the full potential of your card visit

Venture beyond the ordinary with Priceless Cities Offers and Experiences

Unlock priceless experiences across the world with MasterCard’s Priceless Cities programme. You can access special offers on an exclusive collection of experiences specially curated to let you live unique moments at your favorite destinations to eat, play, shop or stay.

Visit to check exclusive offers on shopping, dining, entertainment, hotels, car rentals, spa and other special attractions wherever your travels take you.

Mastercard Buy 1 Get 1 App

Enjoy all the superior privileges of your Samba Private Banking mada Debit Card to the fullest with the Mastercard Buy 1 Get 1 app now available in the application store of your smart device.

The Mastercard Buy 1 Get 1 app features many complimentary offers at restaurants, spas, and hotels across the Middle East and Africa. Download the app and view offers by location. You can redeem the offer at the merchant, with your device as often as you like. There is no limit!

Download the app from the application store of your smart device and follow the registration steps for the one time registration.

Mastercard For You App

The Mastercard For You app is your destination to learn about a host of offers and privileges available for you. Download the app and choose the type of Samba Mastercard to discover a world of possibilities including lifestyle & travel offers and access to airport lounges.

Download the app from the application store of your smart device.

Get complimentary access to over 750 premium airport lounges around the world

With the MasterCard LoungeKey program, your Samba Private Banking mada Debit Card now gives you complimentary access to over 750 VIP lounges at major airports in over 200 countries worldwide with all the privileges you deserve.

No matter what airline, frequent flyer membership or class of ticket bought, you will enjoy all of the convenience of an airport lounge including complimentary refreshments, newspapers, television and, where available, access to business facilities like phone, fax, conference and Internet facilities*.

To learn more about these lounges here.

To gain lounge access, just show your Samba Private Banking mada Debit Card and mention that you are accessing the lounge under the MasterCard Lounge Key program. Your card will be swiped and your signature may be required.

For any assistance, please call SambaPhone on 8001240777.

*Terms & Conditions apply.

Enjoy enhanced security with Zero Liability protection

Pay with peace of mind. Now your Samba Private Banking mada Debit Card comes with Zero Liability Protection, protecting you from any liability in case of any unauthorized use of your card. In case your card is lost or stolen, report it immediately by calling SambaPhone on 8001240777 inside the Kingdom or +966118381777 if you are outside the Kingdom. You will not be held liable for any fraudulent purchase made on your card after notifying us.

Travel with peace of mind

When you pay for travel tickets with your Private mada Debit Card, you automatically enjoy insurance coverage from accidents, flight delays and lost luggage for you and your family members during your trip.

As a Private mada Debit cardholder, you get the following medical insurance cover:

  • Personal accident insurance – up to SAR 1,875,000
  • Emergency medical evacuation and repatriation - up to SAR 1,875,000
  • Medical emergency expenses - up to SAR 1,875,000
  • Daily in-hospital cash benefit – SAR 375 per day

As a Private mada Debit cardholder, you get the following travel insurance cover:

  • Baggage loss – up to SAR 11,250
  • Baggage delay – SAR 1,125
  • Trip cancellation – up to SAR 28,125
  • Trip interruption/curtailment – SAR 28,125
  • Trip delay – SAR 1,125
  • Missed departure – SAR 1,125

*Terms & Conditions apply.