Promotion

Total Relationship Balance Growth Rewards

Customers who have newly taken up or upgraded to i-Free Banking during the promotion period can enjoy up to HK$100 Total Relationship Balance Growth Reward upon fulfilment of all the specific requirements.

Payroll Service Rewards

Enjoy welcome rewards of up to HK$1,900 Payroll Service, Tax Season Loan, Securities Offer & first year unlimited / 12-month brokerage fee offer upon successful registration.

The above offers are subject to the relevant terms and for more details for promotion, please click here.

 

All In One Financial Solution

BOCHK i-Free Banking provides you with a comprehensive range of banking products and services, enable you to manage your daily finances with an integrated service. Its comprehensive Investment, Loan and Credit Card services cater for your diverse needs.

Accumulate Wealth

Regular savings to enhance your ability to accumulate wealth.

  • Hong Kong Dollar and Foreign Currency Savings Account
    • Manage RMB and a variety of foreign currencies conveniently in one consolidated Multi-currency Savings Account.
    • Withdraw RMB at ATMs displaying of "RMB available at this ATM" sign across all districts and MTR stations in Hong Kong.
       
  • Payroll Service
    Payroll Service allows you to have same day salary credit and manage your salary and finance under one roof. You can also pay utility bills such as water supply, electricity, gas through the same account for time saving and convenience.

Facilitate Your Financial Planning

Amass wealth over time and accomplish your various goals.

  • Securities Trading Services
    With one-stop securities trading service, multiple trading channels and comprehensive market information, you can capture investment opportunities with ease. Procedure for account opening is simple. Registered user of Internet Banking can simply login to Internet Banking and open a securities account for greater convenience. Virtual Securities Trading Platform helps you sharpen the skills and accumulate the experience needed on your path towards successful investment.
     

Home Purchase

Based on your financial standing and goals, we are pleased to bring you a range of lending tools and wealth management plans to help make your dream come true.

  • Mortgage Plan
    Our professional mortgage team can tailor make a lending solution that best meets your needs according to your financial situation and goal.
     
  • Premier Home Comprehensive Insurance
    The precious moments you enjoy at home are now extended with Premier Home Comprehensive Insurance. Our all-in-one insurance package takes care of you and your family members, giving you total protection for your home contents, personal belongings, buildings as well as domestic helpers.

Family Protection and Financial Planning

Comprehensive investment service and insurance product enable you to plan your family's financial goal while providing full coverage to protect you and your beloved family members.

  • Family Securities Account
    Enable you to plan your family’s financial goal while passing wealth across generations for better future. You can open up to 4 additional Family Securities Accounts and enjoy the securities trading, Monthly Stocks Savings Plan and nominee services conveniently.
  • BOC Family Comprehensive Protection Plan (Series 1)
    "BOC Family Comprehensive Protection Plan" (Series 1) provides you with a one-stop insurance protection for personal accident, annual travel and home contents. What’s more, you may enroll in optional benefits according to your needs, so that you and your family can enjoy a worry-free life.

Traveling Holiday or Business

Our credit card service and travel insurance enable you to enjoy a worry-free journey.

  • BOC Credit Card
    • BOC i-card designed for the young generation provides you with an array of online shopping privileges. i-Free Banking customers who apply BOC i-card can enjoy perpetual annual fee waiver.
    • BOC CUP Dual Currency Credit Card, with its international acceptance, offers a wide range of cross-border credit card services, which also provides the brand-new "Cross-border Online Bill Payment Service" and handling fee waiver of the overseas purchases.
       
  • Travel Protection
    Universal Travel Insurance from BOCG Insurance provides you with a comprehensive excess free protection plan for you to enjoy a truly worry-free journey.

i-Free Banking for Customer Aged Under 18

You can take up i-Free Banking service from the age of 11 and manage your finances at an early stage while enjoying the convenience of integrated banking services.

  • HKD savings account and time deposit
  • Annual fee waiver of ATM card
  • Internet Banking, Mobile Banking and Phone Banking services*
  • Electronic consolidated statements
  • Waiver of “Total Relationship Balance# requirement of i-Free Banking before the age of 18

Customers aged from 16 even can enjoy the following services:

  • Foreign currency savings account (Including RMB) and time deposit

Please bring required documents and visit any of BOCHK branches to take up i-Free Banking.

 

Documents required for account opening of customers aged below 18:

  1. Identity Document (e.g HKID Card), and
  2. Address proof within 3 months, and
    (if you do not have address proof, you can provide a copy of address proof within 3 months of your parent(s) and state on the copy: "I XXX (Parent’s name) confirm YYY (Applicant) is my ZZZ (relationship with applicant) and he/she uses the same address stated in the document as residence" and sign by parent(s)), and
  3. Copy of parent's identity document, and
  4. Birth Certificate or school handbook with parent(s) particulars (with school stamp)

     

Remark:

* i-Free Banking customers aged from 11 can enjoy the following services through Internet Banking, Mobile Banking and Phone Banking: account balance enquiry and electronic statement enquiry (only applicable to Internet Banking) etc.; i-Free Banking customers aged from 16 even can enjoy the services of foreign currency exchange, time deposit placement and payment for designated bills (only applicable to Internet Banking) etc. through Internet Banking, Mobile Banking and Phone Banking. i-Free Banking customers can enjoy the full range of Internet Banking, Mobile Banking and Phone Banking services automatically at the age of 18.

#  i-Free Banking customers aged under 18 are eligible for waiver of "Total Relationship Balance" requirement. When the customers reach the age of 18, monthly service fee of i-Free Banking will be levied if the "Total Relationship Balance" falls below the designated amount. The relevant Monthly Service Fee is subject to announcement by Bank of China (Hong Kong) Limited (the "Bank") from time to time. For details, please refer to i-Free Banking Service Charges or contact the staff of the Bank.

Reminder: To borrow or not to borrow? Borrow only if you can repay!

 

General Terms:

  • i-Free Banking service offered by Bank of China (Hong Kong) Limited (the "Bank") is applicable to personal banking customers only. 
  • Investment services are only applicable to customers aged 18 or above.
  • The above products, services and offers are subject to the relevant terms. For details, please refer to the relevant promotion materials or contact the staff of the Bank.
  • The Bank reserves the right to amend, suspend or terminate the above products, services and offers, and to amend the relevant terms at any time at its sole discretion without prior notice.
  • In case of any dispute, the decision of the Bank shall be final.
  • Should there be any discrepancy between the English and Chinese versions of this promotion material, the Chinese version shall prevail.


Risk Disclosure  

  • Foreign currencies / RMB investments are subject to exchange rate fluctuations which may provide both opportunities and risks. The fluctuation in the exchange rate of foreign currencies / RMB may result in losses in the event that the customer converts the foreign currencies / RMB into HKD or other foreign currencies.
  • RMB is currently not fully freely convertible. Individual customers can be offered CNH rate to conduct conversion of RMB through bank accounts and may occasionally not be able to do so fully or immediately, for which it is subject to the RMB position of the banks and their commercial decisions at that moment. Customers should consider and understand the possible impact on their liquidity of RMB funds in advance.
  • Investments in Investment Funds involve risks. Certain mutual funds and unit trusts ("Investment Funds") are structured products involving derivatives. The price movement of Investment Funds may be volatile. It may go up as well as down, and may even become valueless. Therefore, customers may not receive any return from the investment in Investment Funds, or may sustain losses in the investment. Customers may not be able to liquidate their investment immediately under certain market conditions. Before making any investment decisions, customers should seek independent financial advice.
  • The prices of securities fluctuate, sometimes dramatically. The price of a security may move up or down, and may become valueless. It is as likely that losses will be incurred rather than profit made as a result of buying and selling securities.
  • The above risk disclosure cannot disclose all the risks involved. Before entering into any transaction or investment, customers should also carefully consider whether the trading or the investment is suitable for customers having regard to their own financial situations, investment objectives and experiences, risk acceptance and ability to understand the nature and risks of the relevant product. If customers are in doubt or do not understand any of the above risk disclosures or the nature and risks involved in any transaction or investment, customers should seek independent professional advice.
  • The investment decision is by the customers but customers should not invest in any investment product unless the intermediary who sells such investment product to customers has explained to the customers that such product is suitable for customers having regard to the customers financial situations, investment experiences and investment objectives. Investments involve risks (include investment in RMB), customers should read carefully the relevant offering documents and risk disclosures of the relevant products for details.
  • The information contained in this webpage is provided for reference only and does not constitute any offer, solicitation, recommendation, comment or any guarantee to the purchase or sale of any investment products or services. You should seek advice from an independent financial adviser before making any investment, financial decision or purchasing any product.

     

This webpage is issued by Bank of China (Hong Kong) Limited, the contents of this webpage has not been reviewed by the Securities and Futures Commission of Hong Kong.