How to Qualify for a College Student Credit Card?

Answer Credit cards for college students are readily available, but thanks to the new laws of the Credit Card Act of 2009, which came into full effect in February 2010, they are not as easy to obtain as t... Read More »

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What is a good apr on a credit card for a college student?

On One Hand: Less Than 15 Percent APRCollege students seeking credit cards can expect to receive an annual percentage rate (APR) of around 15 percent, according to A 2010 survey of... Read More »

Is a student card a good idea for a first credit card?

On One Hand: Often Some of the BestStudent credit cards are usually tailored to the lifestyle and demographic of college-age young adults. The Platinum Select Visa Card for College Students, for ex... Read More »

Can a student card be used as credit card identification?

In most situations, you do not have to offer identification to make a purchase using a credit card. The two largest credit card corporations, Visa and MasterCard, prohibit merchants from requiring ... Read More »

How do I apply for a student Visa credit card account?

Select a student Visa credit card that you want to apply for. Choose a student credit card that offers a low interest rate, no annual fee and has a rewards program. Cards have programs that offer c... Read More »