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Is a credit card a secured loan?


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2015-04-09 18:53:20
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No. A Credit Card is a simple form of a revolving loan with a limit but is typically not secured by any asset.


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a credit card that is secured by a deposit of your own money

A secured credit card is a card on which you load money to be used by you. You will know if your credit card is secured if you must put money on it to use it.

You can get a secured loan with poor credit online from the Secured Personal Loan Gofo website. However, to get a secured personal loan from companies like this, you may need property or other collateral.

It is very hard to obtain a private loan without credit or a co-signer. If you have collateral such as a vehicle/boat, then you may be able to obtain a secured loan from a credit union. Try building credit with a secured card or a student visa with a low limit before attempting to get a loan.

Yes. A secured credit card (where you have given the bank issuing the card a deposit in the amount of the credit line) is considered a loan for those with bad credit. However, despite the fees that the lender charges you for the privilege of having a credit card, that loan is risk-free to the bank because (1) you may not go over your credit limit and (2) the deposit will cover that was not paid back through the normal statementing process. As an aside, payday and auto title loans are not considered secured loans.

i was told get a student credit card, or get a secured card where u send them an amount of money ($500) and they send you a card, then u spend the card and make payments, its your money so its secured by you. best way ive heard.

One can apply for a secured credit card by phone or in person. Some banks also allow applicants to apply online on their website.A secured credit card is harder to qualify for than a regular credit card.

If one has a poor credit rating, they may find it difficult to get a loan. Some ways to get a loan with a bad credit rating include, getting a secured loan by using one's house to secure a loan. If one does not have a house, one can apply for a secured credit card which helps to rebuild one's credit history. One can also get a private loan from a private lender, but, be prepared to pay a high interest rate.

A secured credit card is a pay to play system. That is you must bank a certain amount with the issuing bank before you may use the card. If that balance is met or exceeded, your ability to use the card will end. An unsecured card is a type of loan; you may use the card up to your assigned limit with no penalty (other than that outlined in the credit agreement).

If the loan is secured, then the collateral is returned to the bank. If the loan is unsecured, like a credit card, then the bank submits the balance to the estate of the deceased.

A consumer credit card is issued to you on good faith that you will build debt and pay it off. A secured credit card is issued to you for the amount that you deposit into a secured savings account. The debt you charge to your card cannot exceed the amount that you have in your account. Once you show good faith that you are responsible enough to maintain your credit to debt ratio and pay your bills on time, the company may offer you a consumer card in place of the secured card. A secured credit card is a great way to establish credit.

One could get an adverse credit secured loan by doing a Search on the Internet to gain access to this information depending on their personal credit history.

The best way to establish credit is to start with a secured card. With a secured credit card, your regular payments will be reported to the credit bureaus.

A secured credit card is a credit card for people with poor credit ratings that must deposit the desired amount on money before using the card. The card is similar to a pre-paid credit card that allows credit ratings to get better.

yes.indeed it is we never use are kept your credit card number in our computer so you are 100% secured

No, a house is considered a secured loan. When you apply for credit it will be either a secured or an unsecured loan.

A secured credit card is one issued by any financial institution that have a certain amount guaranteed by you. Secured credit cards will help to restore your credit ratings and scores.

You can apply for a secured credit card online. Most applications will require that you have a checking account that you can use to fund the secured credit card during the application process, and many will charge a yearly fee to maintain the card.

A "credit" card is a credit card.A prepaid credit card (secured) is not tied to a bank account and therefore while, like a debit card, you can only spend to the amount it has been loaded with (it will not provide credit), it is not a true debit card which IS linked into a bank account.

There are many different secured Visa credit cards available. The three that are rated as the best are the Wells Fargo Secured Visa Card, the U.S. Bank Secured Visa Card, and the BankAmericard Secured Visa Card.

You can talk to your corporation's bank about getting a secured corporate credit card. They will give you everything you need to know to apply for the credit card you need.

A secured credit card is way to build credit. Most places offer this even with no credit history. American Express secured credit cards are difficult to get due to the limited about of time they are offered for.

You can get a Capital One secured card by calling 1-877-834-4209.

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