Pay 0.00% for the first 6 months and then pay just 4.99% APR until the transferred balance is paid in full. Limited-Time Offer
Enjoy a market-leading of 8.99% APR* for purchases and cash advances
Access your account online 24/7. Text message alerts and mobile wallet are available.
Credit Lines up to $25,000 are available
CREDIT CARD RATES
* | Annual Percentage Rate (APR) of 0.00% is for balance transfers for the first 6 monthly billing statements, then the APR will be a low variable rate of Prime Rate plus 1.74%, currently 4.99%. The 4.99% APR is variable and is equal to The Wall Street Journal Prime Rate + 1.74%. The APR will be adjusted on the first day of each billing month by adding 1.74% (the “margin”) to The Wall Street Journal Prime Rate as published on the last business day of the preceding calendar month (the "index"). This rate is available for balance transfers only. Balance transfers can not be used to pay down an existing Direct Federal loan balance.
** | APR of 8.99%, 11.99%, or 13.99% based on your creditworthiness for purchases and cash advances. The APR is variable and will be adjusted on the first day of each billing cycle by adding 5.74%, 8.74% or 10.74% (the “margin”) to The Wall Street Journal Prime Rate as published on the last business day of the preceding calendar month (the "index").
*** | Cash back applies to purchases posted on your account less credits for returned merchandise. Point cash value of $.01 will be earned for every qualifying dollar. Minimum of 5,000 points required for redemption. Rewards will be redeemed every November.
No Annual Fee
No Balance Transfer Fee
No Cash Advance Fee
No Over Limit Fee
Foreign Transaction | 1% of each transaction in US dollars
Return Check | $10
8.99%, 11.99%, or 13.99%
based on your creditworthiness**
0.00% Intro rate for the first 6 monthly billing statements; then, 4.99% (The Wall Street Journal Prime Rate +1.74%)*
WHAT IS THE CREDIT LIMIT ON A DIRECT FEDERAL VISA?
You can apply for a credit limit of up to $25,000.
HOW CAN I INCREASE MY CREDIT LIMIT?
To increase your existing credit limit, either complete our secure online application or give us a call at 781.455.6500.
HOW LONG WILL IT TAKE TO RECEIVE MY DIRECT FEDERAL VISA CARD?
Your Visa credit card is mailed on the third business day after your account is set up.
WHAT IS THE "NORMAL" INTEREST RATE ON A DIRECT FEDERAL VISA?
The rate for Purchases and Cash Advances are currently 8.99%, 11.99%%, or 13.99% based on your creditworthiness. The rate can vary monthly and is based on the Prime rate published in The Wall Street Journal.
CAN I PAY MY DIRECT FEDERAL VISA BILL ONLINE?
Yes. You may pay your Direct Federal Visa bill online using any checking account.
HOW WILL WE CALCULATE YOUR BALANCE
We use a method called “average daily balance.” Refer to the section “Finance Charges” within the Agreement for more information on how your balance is calculated.
Equal Opportunity Lender. Your savings are federally insured to at least $250,000 and backed by the full faith and credit of the United States Government. National Credit Union Administration, a U.S. Government Agency.