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Berkshire Bank Secured Visa® Card Review

Top Features

Cashback on Gas
Cashback on groceries
Cashback on other
Annual Fee
$35

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Card Name
Berkshire Bank Secured Visa® Card
Cashback on Gas
1%
5% Earnings for $5k and 2% after
Cashback on Groceries
1%
5% Earnings for $5k and 2% after
Cashback on other
5% cash back in new bonus categories each quarter like gas, restaurants, Amazon.com and more, up to the quarterly maximum each time you activate. Plus, unlimited 1% cash back on all other purchases.
5% Earnings for $5k and 2% after
Purchase Intro
APR:
N/A
APR:
0%
Period:
14 months
APR:
0% intro on purchases
Period:
12 months
Purchase APR
21.24% (variable) 
11.24% - 23.24% Variable 
13.15% - 23.15% (V) (V)
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Berkshire Bank Secured Visa® Card details

Balance Transfer Intro APR:
N/A
Balance Transfer Intro Period:
None
Purchase Intro:
APR:
N/A
Purchase APR:
21.24% (variable)
Annual Fee:
$35
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Credit Card Rate Information:


 
  Purchase
  Balance Transfer
  Cash Advance
Index:
 Prime
 Prime
 Prime
Margin:
 17.74%
 17.74%
 20.74%
APR:
  21.24% (variable)
 21.24% (variable)
 24.24% (variable)
APR Floor:
 None
 None
 None
Intro Rate:
 N/A
 N/A
 N/A
Intro Period:
 None
 None
 None


Finance Calculation Method:
 Average Daily Balance (including new purchases)
Default/Penalty APR:
 None
Default/Penalty Margin:
 None
Default/Penalty APR Floor:
 None
Penalty/Default Trigger:
 None

Credit Card Fee Information:


Annual Fee:
 $35
Foreign Transaction Fee:
 2% of each foreign purchase transaction or foreign ATM advance transaction in U.S. Dollars. 3% of each foreign purchase transaction or foreign ATM advance transaction in a Foreign Currency.
Late Fee:
 Up to $37
Over-the-limit Fee:
 None
Balance Transfer Fee:
Either 3% of the amount of each transfer or $5 minimum, whichever is greater.  


Notes:

Rebate Description:
 N/A
Special Notes:
 Applicant must be 18 years of age, have a US address, and a Social Security number. A minimum security deposit of $300 is required ($5,000 maximum). Convenience Check Cash Advance Fee: Either 3% of the amount of each advance or $5 minimum, whichever is greater. Cash Advance ATM Fee: Either 4% of the amount of each advance or $10 minimum, whichever is greater. Cash Equivalent Advance Fee: Either 4% of the amount of each advance or $20 minimum, whichever is greater. Returned Payment Fee: Up to $35.
Credit Card More Information:

Card Issued By:
 Elan Financial Services for Berkshire Municipal Bank
General Correspondence Address:
PO Box 6354
Fargo, ND 58125
Card Type:
 Visa
Card Class:
 Other
Card Category:
 
States Available In:
 
Minimum Credit Limit:
 $300 min.
Maximum Credit Limit:
 $5000 max.
Credit Limit Notes:
 

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