Growing Up With the Plan for Tomorrow

If you are under 19 years of age then you can be a RightStarter. RightStart gives you all the flexibility of a banking account, including an ATM Card, PLUS some really cool RightStart Club benefits!


What is RightStart?

RightStart is a savings account.  It is specially designed for persons 19 years and under.  The account’s interest is calculated on the minimum quarterly balance and paid March, June, September and December yearly.

Here are the features of your RightStart account: Here are the benefits of your RightStart account:

Preferential interest rate


Free quarterly statements

To keep track of your account balance

Free RightStart Club Card

Parents/ guardian received discounts on school items from select merchants. Click here to see the listing

Special concessions for parents / legal guardians of RightStart holders

Reduction in interest rates on loans during specific promotions

Between the ages of 0 – 13 years the parent signs for the child and has control of the account.

To ensure continuous saving for education/future

Free Republic VISA OneCard and ATM transactions
13 years and older: card issued in child's name

Immediate access to funds in an emergency

Monetary Academic Achievement Award for the top five (5) RightStart performers at National Grade Six Assessment (NSGA) and the Caribbean Secondary Education Certificate examinations (CSEC)

Recognizing and rewarding academic excellence

Right Start Gift Certificates available at all Branches at desired value (to establish or used for credit only to RightStart account)

A special gift that keeps on growing

Interest Rate Service Fees Guide
Current rate: 0.99% Exempted from all service charges
What you will need

Before visiting our branches, ensure you have the following documents:

New to Republic Bank accompanied by parent/ legal guardian

One (1) form of Identification for parent/legal guardian - valid Passport, Driver’s Licence or Identification Card
Proof of Address for parent/legal guardian – Driver’s Licence, or Utility Bill (Light, Water or Telephone issued within the last 8 months)
Birth Certificate for child if under 13 years (and valid Passport if any)
Valid Passport for child if over 13 years
Guardianship document (legal guardian/adoption)
The required amount to open the account (GY$5,000)

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