Credit Card Question & Answer
Advertising Disclosure
Credit-Land.com is an independent, advertising-supported web site. Credit-Land.com receives compensation from many credit card issuers whose offers appear on our site. Compensation from our advertising partners impacts how and where their products appear on our site, including, for example, the order in which they may appear within review lists. Credit-Land.com has not reviewed all available credit card offers in the marketplace.
Credit Card Applications » Questions » User Questions » Limited/Bad/Fair Credit » This is my first time applying for a credit card. I just started my full-time job as a ...

This is my first time applying for a credit card. I just started my full-time job as a caregiver. I need to know if I am eligible to get a credit card, and if yes, when? It’s only been 2 weeks since I started my job.

Answered by , at
Add to Favorites:

Tags: , , ,

Leo Zhu

A stable job history and income are the things banks will check first if you have no credit history. To lessen the risk of denial, you can apply for a secured credit card. These cards require collateral. This means that you will have to deposit a certain amount, about $200, to get this card. Your credit line will be equal to your deposit, and if you want it higher, just pay more. In general secured credit cards can be used the same as unsecured credit cards.

Get the latest news, articles and expert advice delivered to your inbox. It's FREE.
Guaranteed $500 Unsecured Credit Limit
For Bad Credit
Monthly reporting to the three major credit bureaus
For Bad / No Credit
Apply Now and Get a $500 Credit Line or More Today
For Any Credit

Other Questions in
Limited/Bad/Fair Credit