How to get Clever Kash

To make Clever Kash part of your family, here's what you need to do.

3 easy steps

1. Check you're eligible

  • You are a parent or guardian of a child/children currently aged 3-12 years.
  • You and your child/children live in New Zealand.
  • You must have an ASB transaction account.
  • You also need to have an ASB savings account for your child/children that you operate on their behalf. If you don't currently have one don't worry - you can open a savings account for your child when you order Clever Kash.

2. Download the ASB Mobile app

The ASB Mobile app is key to using Clever Kash. If you don't have the ASB Mobile app already, you'll need to download this.

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Note, if you already have the app, make sure this is updated to the latest version.

3. Order Clever Kash and open a child's account

  • Log in to the ASB Mobile app and select 'Clever Kash' from the main menu, then tap 'Order Clever Kash'.
  • Complete the form to order Clever Kash for your child/children.
  • If you need to open an ASB savings account for your child/children you can do this at the same time.

Our Headstart account for kids

Headstart is both a savings and transaction account designed specifically for kids. It earns interest, calculated daily, and has no monthly or transaction fees, allowing your child’s money to grow.

Eligibility criteria applies. Subject to availability. A replacement fee may apply.

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