Career Builder

Shape your future

Republic Bank developed Career Builder to address the growing needs of young adults between the ages of 19-25 years planning their futures. In such a competitive job market, a constant supply of career advice and valuable resources is just what the avid student or conscientious, young professional needs to plan their next step.



Career Builder Accounts

    Full-Time Student
    Preferential interest rates and discounts at merchants nationwide are only two of many benefits available to full-time students enrolled in a course/programme.

    Part-Time Student
    Part-Time Student Accounts handles all student needs which include preferential interest rates, TeleBanker access and a Student Guide on studying for exams and preparing a CV.

    Young Working Adult
    Accounts for Young Working Adults include many features and benefits tailored for persons in the working world such as attractive interest rates, free discount card and free financial counselling.
Here are the features of your Full-Time Student and Part-Time Student Career Builder account:
  1. A savings account with higher interest rate
  1. Interest is applied on a tiered basis and paid half yearly (March and September)
  1. Reduced interest rates on “Make it Happen” Educational Loans
  1. Reduced service charges

Here are the features of your Young Working Adult Career Builder account:
  1. A chequing or savings account with attractive interest rates
  1. Interest is paid quarterly
  1. Reduced interest rates on “Make it Happen” Loans
  1. Reduced service charges
Here are the benefits of your Career Builder accounts:
Free Republic VISA OneCard and card wallet
Republic Credit Card (normal credit card criteria will apply)-this is only applicable to Young Working Adult accounts
Reduction in the cost of ATM withdrawals
Reduced service charges for foreign & local drafts for educational purposes- this is only applicable to Full-Time Student and Part-Time Student accounts
Free quarterly statements
Free TeleBanker access
Free TeleBanker access
Free POS Transactions at over one hundred (100) locations
Free discount card
Free career adivce
Free financial counselling
Discounts at merchants nationwide
Interactive web page at: www.cbcaribbean.com

Rates for Full-Time Student and Part-Time Student Career Builder accounts:

Amount Interest Rate
5,000 – 99,000 1.35%
100,000 and above 1.60%
N.B: Interest will be calculated on the minimum quarterly balance of $5,000 or more, and paid half yearly.

Rates for Young Working Adult Career Builder account:

The interest rate for young working Adults is 1.60%. Interest will be calculated on the minimum quarterly balance of $5,000 and paid quarterly.
What you will need

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


Full-Time Student and Part-Time Student Career Builder account

Be enrolled in a course/programme that runs for more than one (1) year
Present a Guyana National Identification Card or Passport (so that we can verify that you are between 19-25 years of age)
Present Letter of Acceptance or Status Letter from the Institution
Deposit a minimum of G$5,000
Present Proof of Address eg. TIN Certificate, Driver’s License, Utility Bill, etc
Account cannot be opened jointly or made joint


Young Working Adult Career Builder account

Present a Guyana National Identification Card or Passport (so that we can verify that you are between 19-25 years of age)
Present a job letter
Deposit a minimum of G$5,000
Present Proof of Address eg. TIN Certificate, Driver’s License, Utility Bill, etc
Account cannot be opened jointly or made joint
Two character references (for the chequing account)


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