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Do I choose a mastercard or Visa

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There are a large number of credit cards available in the market. People are often confused which one to pick with such a large variety of choices. Various cards come with various benefits. Firstly keep in mind your credit score, if you have a good credit score, you should be able to secure a card through channels like Master card or visa with ease. What is more your card can even come with a low APR or no annual fee if you are found to be a good customer.

Master card has recognition all over the world and this makes it more convenient for use. There is a secure code provided by banks to protect your information while doing online transactions. There are many other benefits that set this card apart from the rest of the lot. Master card secure code assures you that there will be absolutely no chance for misuse or fraudulent activity online using your master card. It protects all your online transactions and it can be applied for online any time. Master card and Visa have been fierce competitors and they offer many promotional discounts and APR rates that are unbelievable. Whatever reward programs you may find attractive be sure to check that the APR and annual fees on the card can be paid off by you comfortably.

If you are applying for your first credit card or are a student you could opt for the prepaid master card. It is not only safe it helps you to stay on the good side by building a clean credit report early. A prepaid credit card is ideal for students as there is a tab on the spending and you will only be using the card to charge it when you can afford to buy something.

Also be careful to check all the offers on the market. A master card has worldwide acceptance and numerous ATM’, merchants and banks in its networks so it is certainly a global brand. When choosing your credit card, and when applying be sure that you pick the best deal. You are just starting off into the credit world so make your choices after careful thought. As a college graduate you may be offered numerous applications on campus to credit cards. Banks are well aware that parents will bail their children out, however do keep in mind that a late payment or a missed one, will take you years to repair.

All credit cards terms, fees and rates mentioned in this article/post are actual on the posting date. See the current products’ Terms & Conditions on the issuing banks' websites.
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