Secured card rates well below the national average
Borrow against your DCU savings account
No Annual Fee*
No Fees or Higher Rates for Cash Advances and Balance Transfers
Works with Apple Pay®, Google Pay™, and Samsung Pay
Insurance, car rental, travel, and warranty benefits
Optional Overdraft Protection On Your DCU Checking
Buy online easily and safely with Visa Checkout
Embedded EMV chip to protect your card information
Rates, fees & offers
APR: 13.75%, Variable
Penalty APR: Up to 18.00%, Variable
Cash Advance APR: 13.75%, Variable
Foreign transaction fee
Recommended credit score
Not sure which card is best for you?
By Ben Luthi
Editor's overall rating
Pros and cons
Qualify with limited / bad credit
No annual fee
No foreign transaction fee
If you have bad credit or no credit, the DCU Visa® Platinum Secured Credit Card is one of the top secured credit cards available. The main reason is that it's generous on fees. The $0, and there is no balance transfer fee or cash advance fee.
Another perk is the DCU Visa® Platinum Secured Credit Card’s interest rate: The ongoing APR is 13.75%, Variable — relatively low. The card reports your credit activity to all three credit bureaus, helping you establish positive credit history more quickly. Plus, it doesn't put a cap on how high your credit limit can be — as long as you have enough cash to secure it with a collateral deposit.
A couple of things to consider: The DCU Visa® Platinum Secured Credit Card doesn't offer rewards, and it requires cardholders to become Digital Federal Credit Union members. If you want more information, check out our full review.
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