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I’m looking for a prepaid credit card to apply for. I have no credit and want to build it. What card do I need to apply to build my credit?

Answered on | Updated on April 16th, 2014
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You should consider applying for a secured credit card. For example, you can consider the . This is a secured credit card with 9.9% APR. The minimum security deposit is $250 which gets you a credit limit of that amount. The annual fee is $35. Unlike prepaid cards, the activity on this card is reported to the major credit bureaus monthly, so you will be able to build your credit history.

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