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Apply online for PenFed Platinum Cash Rewards Visa® Card
About Our Ratings
Credit Needed
Excellent

Top Features

Cashback on Gas
Up to 5% cash back on gas purchases paid at the pump*
Cashback on groceries
N/A
Cashback on other
N/A
Annual Fee
See terms

This card compared to other cash back cards

Cashback on Gas
Up to 5% cash back on gas purchases paid at the pump*
Unlimited 1.5% cash back
5%
Cashback on Groceries
N/A
Unlimited 1.5% cash back
1%
Cashback on other
N/A
Unlimited 1.5% cash back
5% cash back in new bonus categories like gas, restaurants, Amazon.com, Sam's Club and more, on up to $1,500 in purchases every quarter you activate. Plus, unlimited 1% cash back on all other purchases.
Purchase Intro
APR:
N/A
APR:
0% Intro APR on Purchases
Period:
15 months
APR:
0%
Period:
12 months
Purchase APR
10.24% to 17.99% when you open your account, based on your credit worthiness.* Your APR will vary with the market based on the Prime Rate.
14.24%-23.24% Variable 
11.24% - 23.24% Variable 
This card is best for eligible credit union members seeking cash back rewards on gas purchases paid at the pump and a decent APR.
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PenFed Platinum Cash Rewards Visa® Card details

Balance Transfer Intro APR
0%
Balance Transfer Intro Period
12 months
Purchase Intro
APR:
N/A
Purchase APR
10.24% to 17.99% when you open your account, based on your credit worthiness.* Your APR will vary with the market based on the Prime Rate. 
Annual Fee
See terms
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Credit Card Rate Information:


 
  Purchase
  Balance Transfer
  Cash Advance
Index:
 Prime
 Prime
 Prime
Margin:
 6.74 - 14.74
 6.74 - 14.74
 6.74 - 14.74
APR:
  10.24% to 17.99% when you open your account, based on your credit worthiness.* Your APR will vary with the market based on the Prime Rate.
 10.24% to 17.99% when you open your account, based on your credit worthiness.* Your APR will vary with the market based on the Prime Rate.
 9.99% - 17.99%
APR Floor:
 None
 None
 None
Intro Rate:
 N/A
 0%
 N/A
Intro Period:
 N/A
 12 months
 None


Finance Calculation Method:
 Average Daily Balance (including new purchases)
Default/Penalty APR:
 17.99%
Default/Penalty Margin:
 N/A
Default/Penalty APR Floor:
 None
Penalty/Default Trigger:
 

Credit Card Fee Information:


Annual Fee:
 See terms
Foreign Transaction Fee:
 None
Late Fee:
 Up to $25
Over-the-limit Fee:
 0% ( $0 max.)
Balance Transfer Fee:
3% per transaction  


Notes:

Rebate Description:
 For a limited time, earn a $100 bonus statement credit when you spend $1,500 in the first 90 days. Earn 3 or 5% cash back on gas purchases paid at the pump. You can earn 5% on gas purchases paid at the pump and avoid an annual fee by obtaining a qualifying PenFed product, such as checking account, money market certificate, mortgage, home equity line and others (see website for details and conditions).
Special Notes:
 Plus Card: 5% cash back on gas purchases paid at the pump and no annual fee. Standard Card: 3% cash back on gas purchases paid at the pump and no annual fee for the first year, then $25.
Credit Card More Information:

Card Issued By:
 Pentagon Federal Credit Union
General Correspondence Address:
 PO Box 1432
Card Type:
 Visa
Card Class:
 Platinum
Card Category:
 
States Available In:
 
Minimum Credit Limit:
 $500 min.
Maximum Credit Limit:
 $50000 max.
Credit Limit Notes:
 

What Pentagon Federal Credit Union says about this card

  • 0% APR promo balance transfer rate for 12 mos with 3% balance transfer fee. After that, APR for unpaid balance and new balance transfers will be 10.24% - 17.99%. APR will vary with market based on Prime Rate. Subject to credit approval.
  • 3% balance transfer fee per transaction.
  • $100 bonus after spending $1,500 in purchase transactions within 3 months of account opening.
  • Rate and offers current as of August 1, 2016 and subject to change.
  • Visit https://penfed.org/platinum-cash-rewards-card/ for Plus qualification requirements
  • Chip Enabled for Added Security
  • Federally insured by NCUA

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After spending $1,500 in purchase transactions within 3 months of account opening.

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  • Unlimited 1.5% cash back on every purchase - it's automatic
  • Earn a $150 Bonus after you spend $500 on purchases in your first 3 months from account opening
  • 0% Intro APR for 15 months from account opening on purchases and balance transfers, then a variable APR of 14.24-23.24%. Balance transfer fee is 5% of the amount transferred, $5 minimum
  • Redeem for cash - any amount, anytime
  • Cash Back rewards do not expire as long as your account is open
  • No annual fee
Credit Needed:
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Credit Needed:
Excellent/Good