Credit Cards for Fair Credit


Got fair credit? Here are 5 credit cards worth considering.
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Applied Bank® Secured Visa® Gold Preferred® Credit Card

Apply Now   on the secure Applied Bank site


Applied Bank® Secured Visa® Gold Preferred® Credit Card

Dan's Rating: 3.5 / 5

  •   Better than Prepaid...Go with a Secured Card! Load One Time - Keep On Using
  •   Absolutely No Credit Check or Minimum Credit Score Required
  •   Automatic Reporting to All Three National Credit Bureaus
  •   9.99% Low Fixed APR - Your Rate Won’t Go Up Even if You Are Late
  •   Activate Today with a $200 Minimum Deposit - Maximum $1,000. * Increase Your Credit Limit up to $5,000 by Adding Additional Deposits Anytime


Annual Fee
$48
Guaranteed Approval
No
Card Type
Secured
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Limited/PoorFair

First Progress Platinum Prestige MasterCard® Secured Credit Card

Apply Now   on the secure First Progress site


First Progress Platinum Prestige MasterCard® Secured Credit Card

Dan's Rating: 4.1 / 5

  •   No Credit History or Minimum Credit Score Required for Approval
  •   Monthly Reporting to all 3 Major Credit Bureaus to Establish Credit History
  •   Credit Line Secured by Your Fully-Refundable Deposit of $200 -- $2,000 Submitted with Application
  •   Nationwide Program though not yet available in NY, IA, AR, or WI
  •   *See Card Terms.


Annual Fee
$49
Guaranteed Approval
No
Card Type
Secured
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Damaged/Fair

First Progress Platinum Select MasterCard® Secured Credit Card

Apply Now   on the secure First Progress site


First Progress Platinum Select MasterCard® Secured Credit Card

Dan's Rating: 4.0 / 5

  •   Receive Your Card More Quickly with New Expedited Processing Option
  •   No Credit History or Minimum Credit Score Required for Approval
  •   Quick and Complete Online Application
  •   Full-Feature Platinum MasterCard(R) Secured Credit Card
  •   Good for Car Rental, Hotels; Anywhere Credit Cards are Accepted!
  •   Monthly Reporting to all 3 Major Credit Bureaus to Establish Credit History
  •   Credit Line Secured by Your Fully-Refundable Deposit of $200 -- $2,000 Submitted with Application
  •   Just Pay Off Your Balance and Receive Your Deposit Back at Any Time
  •   24/7 Online Access to Your Account
  •   Nationwide Program though not yet available in NY, IA, AR, or WI
  •   *See Card Terms.


Annual Fee
$39
Guaranteed Approval
No
Card Type
Secured
Recommended Credit
 
 
 
 
Damaged/Fair

The First Progress Platinum Elite MasterCard® Secured Credit Card

Apply Now   on the secure First Progress site


The First Progress Platinum Elite MasterCard® Secured Credit Card

Dan's Rating: 4.2 / 5

  •   Receive Your Card More Quickly with New Expedited Processing Option
  •   No Credit History or Minimum Credit Score Required for Approval
  •   Quick and Complete Online Application
  •   Full-Feature Platinum MasterCard(R) Secured Credit Card
  •   Nationwide Program though not yet available in NY, IA, AR, or WI
  •   *See Card Terms.


Annual Fee
$29
Guaranteed Approval
No
Card Type
Secured
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