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Purchase APR  (Variable APR) 14.99% - 23.99%
Balance Transfer APR  (Variable APR) 14.99% - 23.99%
Credit Score Range 640 - 850
Annual Fee $0

Commence Mastercard Review

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Who Is Commence Mastercard Designed For?

Commence Mastercard is a personal credit card designed for individuals with good or excellent credit who are looking for student-related perks. With this card, you’ll receive a 25% student loan redemption bonus every time you redeem cash back into any student loan account. Cardholders earn cash back on every purchase and bonuses on grocery store and utility purchases. Hence, if you are interested in those kinds of rewards and prefer a card with no annual fee, Commence Mastercard might be for you.

What Are the Rates for Commence Mastercard?

The rate for purchases ranges from 14.99% APR to 23.99% APR based on creditworthiness. There is an introductory 0% APR for 15 months on balance transfers, after which the rate ranges from 14.99% APR to 23.99% APR based on creditworthiness. The rate for cash advances is 26.24% APR. There is no penalty APR. APRs will vary with the market based on the prime rate.

What Are the Fees for Commence Mastercard?

There is no annual fee. There is a 3% foreign transaction fee. Balance transfers incur a fee of either 3% of the amount of each transfer or $5, whichever is greater. Cash advances incur a fee of either 5% of the amount of each cash advance or $10, whichever is greater. Late payments incur a fee up to $37. Returned payments incur a fee up to $37.

What Is the Rewards Program Like for Commence Mastercard?

Cardholders earn 2% cash back on grocery store and utility purchases and 1% cash back on all other purchases. Additionally, cardholders receive a 25% student loan redemption bonus every time they redeem cash back into a student loan account. There is no limit to the amount of cash back that can be received. Cardholders can redeem their cash back by transferring the funds to a student loan, receiving a statement credit or depositing the funds in a savings or checking account.

What Is the Signup Bonus for Commence Mastercard?

Cardholders get a $50 cashback bonus after they use their card to make a purchase in the first 90 days.

Does Commence Mastercard Have Any Other Benefits?

Commence Mastercard comes with $0 fraud liability protection and free online FICO Credit Score access. The Mastercard’s benefits can also include extended warranty and emergency assistance.

How Is Commence Mastercard Better Than Other Credit Cards?

Commence Mastercard has no annual fee and an introductory 0% APR for 15 months on balance transfers. The rewards program offers cash back on all purchases plus extra funds on grocery store and utility purchases. Cardholders can also receive a 25% student loan redemption bonus every time they redeem cash back into a student loan account. Additionally, the credit card comes with benefits like $0 fraud liability and free credit score access.

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Contact

  • Headquarters
  •   125 South West Street
    Wilmington, DE 19801 USA
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Hours of Operation

  • Sunday Closed
  • Monday Closed
  • Tuesday Closed
  • Wednesday Closed
  • Thursday Closed
  • Friday Closed
  • Saturday Closed

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Availability

  Available in 50 states and Washington, D.C.
  • Alabama
  • Alaska
  • Arizona
  • Arkansas
  • California
  • Colorado
  • Connecticut
  • Delaware
  • Washington, DC
  • Florida
  • Georgia
  • Hawaii
  • Idaho
  • Illinois
  • Indiana
  • Iowa
  • Kansas
  • Kentucky
  • Louisiana
  • Maine
  • Maryland
  • Massachusetts
  • Michigan
  • Minnesota
  • Mississippi
  • Missouri
  • Montana
  • Nebraska
  • Nevada
  • New Hampshire
  • New Jersey
  • New Mexico
  • New York
  • North Carolina
  • North Dakota
  • Ohio
  • Oklahoma
  • Oregon
  • Pennsylvania
  • Rhode Island
  • South Carolina
  • South Dakota
  • Tennessee
  • Texas
  • Utah
  • Vermont
  • Virginia
  • Washington
  • West Virginia
  • Wisconsin
  • Wyoming

Feature Breakdown

No Annual Fee  
Annual Fee $0
No Interest Grace Period for Late Payment 23 days
Foreign Currency Transaction Fee 3%
Minimum Interest Charge $0.50
Returned Payment Fee $37
Late Fee Amount $37
Customer Type Personal
Minimum Age 18
Credit Score Range 640 - 850
Credit Card Benefits
  • Emergency Support
  • Extended Warranty Protection
  • Fraud Liability
  • Free Credit Score
Bonus Rewards 2%
Signup Bonus $50
Balance Computation Daily balance (including new transactions
Purchase APR (Variable APR) 14.99% - 23.99%
Balance Transfer Introductory APR (Variable APR) 0%
Balance Transfer Intro APR Period (Variable APR) 15 months
Balance Transfer APR (Variable APR) 14.99% - 23.99%

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