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Annual Fee $39
Purchase APR  (Fixed APR) 13.99%
Balance Transfer APR  (Fixed APR) N/A
Credit Score Range 300 - 800

Green Dot primor® Visa® Classic Secured Credit Card Review

Green Dot primor® Visa® Classic Secured Credit Card is a secured credit card credit card issued by Green Dot Bank. 

Secured cards are credit cards that require a refundable deposit before you qualify for a line of credit. These cards are often used to build the credit of consumers with with poor credit or little credit history.

This card is designed for people who have bad credit. The minimum credit score to apply is 300.

This card has a minimum credit limit of $200 - $5000.

If you're wondering whether Green Dot primor® Visa® Classic Secured Credit Card is the right card for you, read on. This is everything you need to know to make a good choice.
Pros & Cons of Green Dot primor® Visa® Classic Secured Credit Card
Pros Cons
  • No processing or application fees
  • No minimum credit score requirements
  • Competitive fixed interest rates with no penalty rate
  • Reports to all three nationwide credit bureaus
  • Has an annual fee
  • No rewards program
  • Is there a Green Dot primor® Visa® Classic Secured Credit Card cash back or rewards program?

    No, Green Dot primor® Visa® Classic Secured Credit Card does not offer a rewards program.

    Green Dot primor® Visa® Classic Secured Credit Card Rewards
    Rewards rate (all purchases) N/A
    Max rewards rate N/A
    Annual rewards limit N/A
    Signup Bonus ($) N/A

    What are the relevant APRs for Green Dot primor® Visa® Classic Secured Credit Card?

    Green Dot primor® Visa® Classic Secured Credit Card has a fixed purchase APR of 13.99%.

    It also has a fixed cash advance APR of 18.99% .

    Does Green Dot primor® Visa® Classic Secured Credit Card have an introductory APR offer?

    Green Dot primor® Visa® Classic Secured Credit Card does not offer an introductory rate on new purchases.
    Green Dot primor® Visa® Classic Secured Credit Card Balance Transfers
    Description
    Balance Transfer APR N/A
    Introductory Rate N/A
    Intro APR period (months) N/A
    Green Dot primor® Visa® Classic Secured Credit Card Rates & Terms
    Description
    Balance Computation average daily balance (including new purchases)
    Purchase APR 13.99%
    Credit Limit $200 - $5000
    Penalty APR N/A
    Cash Advance APR 18.99%
    Security Deposit $200 - $5,000
    Introductory Rate N/A
    Intro APR period (months) N/A

    What are the Green Dot primor® Visa® Classic Secured Credit Card fees?

    The following fees apply to Green Dot primor® Visa® Classic Secured Credit Card:

    Green Dot primor® Visa® Classic Secured Credit Card Fees
    Fees Amount
    Annual Fee $39
    Foreign Transaction Fee 3%
    Returned Payment Fee up to $29
    Late Payment Fee up to $29

    Does Green Dot primor® Visa® Classic Secured Credit Card have a foreign transaction fee?

    Green Dot primor® Visa® Classic Secured Credit Card charges a foreign transaction fee of 3%. For example, if you spend $2,000 on a week vacation abroad you would pay a foreign transaction fee of $60. If you travel abroad you may want to leave this card at home and apply for one that doesn't charge a foreign transaction fee.

    Does Green Dot primor® Visa® Classic Secured Credit Card report your account activity to credit bureaus?

    Green Dot primor® Visa® Classic Secured Credit Card reports your account activity to the following credit reporting agencies:

    • Equifax
    • Experian
    • Transunion

    Making regular on-time payments to a creditor that reports to one or more credit bureaus will demonstrate your financial responsibility and can help improve your credit score.

    How to apply for Green Dot primor® Visa® Classic Secured Credit Card

    • Visit the Green Dot primor® Visa® Classic Secured Credit Card website.
    • Fill in the application form. You will typically need to provide general financial information, such as your Social Security Number, address, and annual income.
    • Check the information is accurate and submit your application.
    • If you're denied click here to find out why your application may have been rejected and what you can do about it.

    If your credit score is preventing you from qualifying for this credit card, check out our guide for the best credit cards for bad credit.

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    Contact

    • Headquarters
    •   3465 E Foothill Blvd
      Pasadena, CA 91107
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    Message from Green Dot Bank

    We have credit lines available from $200 to $5,000! Super Low interest rates - with no penalty rate! There are no minimum credit score requirements! We invite all credit types to apply! No processing or application fees! Helps strengthen your credit with responsible card use. Reports to three national bureaus Fast, easy application process. Choose your credit line and open your Personal Savings Deposit Account to secure your line.

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      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 Interest Grace Period for Late Payment 25
    Annual Fee $39
    Cash Advance Fee (%) 5%
    Foreign Currency Transaction Fee 3%
    Late Fee Amount Up to $29
    Minimum Cash Advance Fee ($) $5
    Minimum Interest Charge $1
    Returned Payment Fee Up to $29
    Customer Type Personal
    Employment Statuses Considered
    • Employed Full-Time
    • Employed Part-Time
    • Other
    • Retired
    • Self-Employed
    • Unemployed
    Immigration Status Considered
    • U.S. Citizen
    • U.S. Permanent Resident
    Military Status
    • Active Duty Military
    • Military Dependent
    • Non-Military
    • Veterans
    Minimum Age 18
    Supported Income Types
    • 1099 Misc. Income
    • Cash
    • Direct Deposit (W2, SSA, SSDI)
    • Payroll Check or Prepaid Card
    Credit Score Range 300 - 800
    Card Network
    • Visa
    Card Type
    • Bad Credit
    • Secured
    Credit Bureau Reporting
    • Equifax
    • Experian
    • TransUnion
    Cash Advance APR (Fixed APR) 18.99%
    Security Deposit $200 - $5K
    Purchase APR (Fixed APR) 13.99%
    Balance Computation average daily balance (including new purchases)
    Credit Limit $200 - $5000

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    Purchase APR

    Balance Transfer APR

    Credit Score Range

    Green Dot primor® Visa® Gold Secured Credit Card
    Annual Fee $49 Annual Fee
    Purchase APR 9.99% Fixed APR
    Balance Transfer APR N/A Balance Transfer APR
    Credit Score Range 300 - 800     300 850
    Green Dot Platinum Secured Credit Card
    Annual Fee $39 Annual Fee
    Starting Purchase APR 19.99% Starting Variable APR
    Balance Transfer APR N/A Balance Transfer APR
    Credit Score Range 300 - 850     300 850