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Written by: breakinger on 2017-03-16

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breakinger's review: I just came across this wonderful card for my daughter. She will be going away to college soon and this card will actually reward her with a $20 bonus at the end of each year if she maintains a 3.0 GPA. The credit limit is just enough for her (around $1000.00) and she still has the ability to earn rewards on purchases. The APR is variable at 13.49%- 22.49%, but there is a six-month introductory period where all purchases are 0%. I would recommend this card to any student that is just starting college and doesn't have a big credit history or have student loans on their credit report.


Comment 1 by wanderer
Re: Perfect Card For Students on 2017-03-16

Great heads up! Sure did not know these options were available. Now as for you ... don't come crying to us if you are faced with the "empty nest syndrome" :)
Comment 2 by goldbug
Re: Perfect Card For Students on 2017-03-19

It sounds like a good way for students to build credit on their own, and linking the bonus to GPA is a really nice incentive to keep focusing on their studies.
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