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Contactless Mastercard World Elite

Contactless Mastercard World Elite

  • Mastercard Concierge service – your personal assistant abroad
  • Travel insurance – wide range of insured risks for you and your family
  • Priority security check at Riga, Tallinn and Vilnius international airports
  • Priority Pass – the opportunity to use business lounges at over 700 international airports

The Mastercard World Elite credit card has become a worldwide symbol of quality and privileges, as it provides personalised services and special advantages.

The Special World Elite travel insurance policy is included in the card fee, and it covers an expanded range of insured risks, as well as higher indemnity sums. The insurance policy is valid for private travel and business trips alike, and is even valid for high risk sports such as mountain skiing, snowboarding and diving.

  • The insurance policy includes cover for the entire validity period of the card (the insurance is valid worldwide, except for the county of residence of the card holder).
  • The policy can be used for short trips, if the total duration of trips per year (365 days) does not exceed 180 days of travel.
  • The insurance is also valid for high-risk sports such as mountain skiing and cross-country skiing, snowboarding, diving, kiteboarding, wakeboarding, snow biking, etc.
  • The insurance coverage is valid for the spouse and all children of the card holder under the age of 18, if they travel together with the insured card holder.
  • Payment of costs solely with your card is not mandatory.
  • World Elite travel insurance covers a wide range of insured:
  • medical and related risks with a total insurance policy of EUR 202,000
  • accidents insurance risks;
  • the risks of luggage insurance and cancellation of a trip or its early termination;
  • card payments insurance;
  • civil liability and other insured risks.

For more information on insured risks and limits, see the attachement.

The Mastercard Concierge service means your personal assistant abroad, available on a 24/7 basis. The price for concierge service is included in the monthly fee for Mastercard World Elite.

To contact your personal assistant, call +371 67779955.

Your personal assistant will provide you with information on various matters, advise you on the best service providers in various fields, and, if necessary, make service reservations/bookings and pay for them.

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Services offered by the personal assistant


  • Providing information on the destination of the travel, business etiquette abroad, the required travel documents, and weather information.
  • Making travel, hotel, flight and car hire bookings.
  • Arranging special types and options of travel, such as charter flights and yacht trips.


  • Procuring concert, ballet, opera and sports event tickets.
  • Making restaurant reservations.
  • Providing information on the availability of golf courses around the world.
  • Providing information on organising events.
  • Ordering and delivering gifts and flowers.


  • Providing information on interpreter/translator services.
  • Providing information on exhibitions, seminars and the possibility of attending and participating in them.
  • Organising corporate events.

Mastercard personal assistant will inform you about the prices of services and their delivery deadlines.

Subject to your approval, your personal assistant may pay for the services, using your World Elite card data.

Having a personal assistant does not guarantee the lowest price; it rather means premium quality for services you receive.

As a customer of SEB banka and holder of Mastercard World Elite, in cooperation with Estravel Latvia insurance company, you are entitled to special offers and services:

  • Special travel offers that are regularly developed for Mastercard World Elite card holders
  • Flight and hotel bookings
  • Travel consultant
  • Additional services – purchases and booking of tickets for concerts, sports events, cultural and art events according to ticket availability
  • 24/7 travel support and emergency assistance
  • 100 % discounts on commission fees for Estravel Latvia services

You will find the contact telephone number of Estravel Latvia on the World Elite information card.

Priority Pass

Priority Pass is the world's largest business lounge programme of independent airports that gives you access to the business lounges of 700 airports in five continents, enabling you to enjoy peace, quiet, and refreshments.

With Mastercard World Elite, you can use business lounges included in the Priority Pass programme four times a year at no additional cost (opportunity to use the business area for one person four times a year or for two people twice a year or for four persons once a year).

In order to enjoy the privileges of a business lounge, register your Priority Pass card at the entrance.

Business lounges are listed on the website PriorityPass.com/Lounges

The website also offers mobile applications that provide detailed information on the lounges for download:

  • Apple (iPhone and iPad)
  • Android

Find out about the available options directly at the airport or by sending an SMS with the three-letter airport code to +44 7624 809977. You will find the airport code on your flight booking information and boarding card.

Priority security check at Riga, Tallinn and Vilnius international airports

You can save your time with the Mastercard World Elite card by using priority Riga, Tallinn and Vilnius airport security check – Fast Track.

The invitation for priority security check in Riga airport can be collected at the special terminal in front of Check-in area. In Riga airport you can print two priority security check invitations over a 24 hour period.

In Tallinn airport swipe your Mastercard World Elite card at the terminal before priority security check.

In Vilnius Priority security check point is located on the left from the common aviation security check point on the first floor of the Departures.

Priority services at branches

Priority services are available for the users of Mastercard World Elite at SEB banka branches. Upon selecting Priority Service (Prioritārā apkalpošana), enter the first 8 digits of your World Elite card number, and you will be serviced without having to queue.

If you already are a customer of SEB, you can apply for Mastercard World Elite credit card via the internet bank. If you are not a customer of SEB, you can apply for the credit card at any branch of SEB, taking along your passport or ID card.

Applications for credit card are reviewed individually. You will receive an answer about your options to use Mastercard World Elite credit card in the internet bank and via SMS.

You will be able to receive the credit card at SEB branch within 5 business days.

If the card will not be received and activated within 4 weeks after it is made, it will be closed.

Along with Mastercard World Elite you will receive Priority Pass membership card, travel insurance, and information about your privileges.

The card is valid for 4 years. For your convenience, you can opt to receive the renewed cards by mail.

Receiving the card by mail

To receive the renewed card by mail, please update your contact information in the internet bank or branch. You will receive the renewed card at the end of the month. PIN code of the card will be the same as the last one.

Card must be activated within 4 weeks in the internet bank, ATM or by calling +371 26668777.

Application form Terms and Conditions

Mastercard World Elite includes the following services of Mastercard and partners of AS SEB banka: Concierge, Priority Pass, Fast-track Security Control, Travel Insurance. Changes in the list of services provided by Mastercard and its partners, as well as changes in the list of services provided by AS SEB banka partners, can be made without prior notice. AS SEB banka informs the Customer of such changes by sending a notice to the Customer's Internet bank within three business days after receipt of the respective information.

Services I Interest-free credit limit II Credit line III Fixed payment1
Fee for preparing a card/additional card 35.00 EUR
Fee for use of the card/additional card (per month)2 35.00 EUR3
Replacing a card/additional card 35.00 EUR
Commission for purchase:
   •  in Latvia Free of charge
   •  abroad Free of charge
Cash withdrawal in another bank 2%, min 4.00 EUR
Cash withdrawal at ATMs of:
   •  SEB bank 1,5%, min 0.71 EUR
   •  SEB group (Estonia, Lithuania) 1,5%, min 0.71 EUR
   •  in Latvia: Swedbank 1,5%, min 0.71 EUR
   •  other banks 2%, min 4.00 EUR
Cash withdrawal at business operators' outlets 1,5%, min 0.71 EUR
Cash deposit at SEB bank’s ATM:
   •  up to 6,000 EUR within one calendar month for all customer's accounts Free of charge
   •  upon exceeding monthly credits of 6,000 EUR for all customer's accounts 0,1% of transaction amount
Fee per 1 person visiting the airport executive lounge (as part of Priority Pass Program)4 30.00 EUR
Changes in the credit card agreement (submitted to the branch) 10.00 EUR
Changes in the credit card agreement (submitted in internet bank)5 Free of charge
Reviewing an application of credit limit increase 10.00 EUR
Fee for the used credit limit (per year) 0% 21% (1,75% per month) 24% (2% per month)
Monthly repayment amount 100% 5% Fixed in compliance with the agreement
Late payment interest (per year) 36% (3% per month)
Contractual penalty (per year) 36% (3% per month)

Others charges and terms related to Mastercard World Elite

Transfer from a credit limit 1,5%, min 0.71 EUR
Reviewing a complaint6, 7 Free of charge
Change of PIN code in SEB bank’s ATMs Free of charge
Fee for unblocking PIN code of a card in SEB bank’s ATMs, if the PIN has been entered incorrectly for 3 consecutive times while using POS terminal Free of charge
Change of card transaction limit within SEB bank's standard limit (branch)8 5.00 EUR
Change of card transaction limit above the standard maximum limit set by SEB bank8 10.00 EUR
Consideration of a loan application Free of charge
Checking the account balance through ATMs of:
   •  SEB bank Free of charge
   •  other banks in Latvia 0.45 EUR
   •  other banks abroad 1.00 EUR
Fee for urgent card issue9 30.00 EUR
Surcharge on currency exchange when the currency of the card’s main account is not that of the transaction currency10 3%
Calculation period 1 month
Payment period 14 days (starting from the 1st date of the month)


The limit of transactions within one calendar month includes purchased and cash withdrawal transactions of 15,000 EUR.

Total cash deposit limit in ATMs with all customer’s cards is 15,000 EUR per month.

For other services (current account maintenance, transactions in the account, processing of the customer’s documents etc.) which SEB bank provides to the customer in relation to payment card servicing, the customer pays in accordance with SEB bank’s General Price list for individuals.

A maximum of 200 banknotes can be deposited in an ATM in a single deposit transaction.



1 From December 2017 new cards with a fixed payment refund scheme are not offered.

2 Charged starting from the second month of using the card/additional card.

3 Includes travel insurance, Fast-track Security Control at the Baltic airports, Mastercard Concierge services, and ICLP programme.

4 Two free-of-charge visits to the airport executive lounge (as part of Priority Pass Program) during a year.

5 Except increase of the credit limit.

6 If processing of the complaint involves obtaining documentary proof of transactions, then a fee will be charged to the amount of the actual cost of the service.

7 Application shall be deemed received by us:
    •  on the current working day if the application is submitted and received before 16:00;
    •  on the next working day if the application is submitted after 16:00.

   In case working day is shortened according to the law, the above deadline shall be one hour prior to end of the shortened working day.

8 Includes changes in POS, ATM and monthly spending limits.

9 The card can be received at SEB bank’s branch "Dienvidu" at 16:00 of the same business day, if application has been submitted by 12:00, and at 16:00 of the next business day, if application has been submitted after 12:00.

10 Information about exchange rates is available on the home page of International card organizations

https://www.mastercard.com/global/currencyconversion/index.html and

Credit limit repayment

Credit card limit for previous month is automatically repaid on 15th date of the month.

Find out your possibilities in internetbank:

  • get to know repayment amount
  • change repayment date
  • make an early repayment

Find out more



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