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Discover it® Chrome for Students Review

Pros & Cons

  • Winner of the 2017 Editor's Choice Award for Best Student Credit Card.
  • The rare student card that offers cash-back opportunities: 2 percent back at restaurants and gas stations (up to $1,000 each quarter) and 1 percent back on all other purchases.
  • Discover will MATCH all the cash back new cardholders earn during their first year.
  • If you don't spend much on eating out or at gas stations, you could earn more cash back with a student cash-back card, such as Discover it® for Students, that offers bonus cash back in categories that rotate quarterly.

Discover it® Chrome for Students details

Balance Transfer Intro APR
Balance Transfer Intro Period
6 months
Purchase Intro
6 months
Purchase APR
13.49% - 22.49% Variable
Annual Fee

What Discover says about this card

  • Discover matches all the cash back you've earned at the end of your first year - automatically. Only for new cardmembers.
  • 2% cash back at restaurants and gas stations on up to $1,000 in combined purchases every quarter—no sign-ups needed. 1% cash back on all your other purchases.
  • Good Grades Rewards: $20 cash back each school year your GPA is 3.0 or higher for up to the next 5 years.
  • No annual fee. No late fee on first late payment. No APR change for paying late.
  • Get 100% U.S. based customer service & your FICO® Credit Score for free on monthly statements & online.
  • Freeze It® on/off switch for your account that prevents new purchases, cash advances & balance transfers in seconds.
  • 0% intro APR on purchases for 6 months, then the standard variable purchase APR of 13.49% - 22.49%.
  • Click "APPLY NOW" to see rates, rewards, FICO® Credit Score terms, Cashback Match™ details & other information.

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