Visa credit cards are accepted at merchants worldwide as a way to charge purchases to a single account that accrues interest. These cards are very useful and come with a wide variety of options for both personal and business accounts. Visa encourages potential cardholders to apply online for its cards and to use its services to find cards that best suit the needs of the cardholder. Visa has created a website that allows users to find and apply for cards in a quick and inexpensive manner.
Things You'll Need
- Internet access
- Internet browser
- Valid Social Security number
Visit Visa’s Card Advisor website to search for a card that fits your credit and rewards requirements.
Enter the information on your state, credit history and desired reward benefits. This will help you narrow down the choices available in your area.
Click on "View Rewards" to compare the various cards for which you may be qualified. The information on the issuing bank, annual percentage rate, or APR, and other terms will be available to browse.
Choose "Apply now" to select each of the offers that is right for you. You will be directed to the bank’s specific application form.
Follow the application process. Many banks offer instant approvals or will send you a letter or card via mail within two to four weeks based on their decision.