Bank of Melbourne Vertigo Platinum – Cashback Offer

No longer offered in the market

The Bank of Melbourne Vertigo Platinum - Cashback Offer is no longer available for new applications. However, we’ve kept the information online for the benefit of existing customers and for those who are interested.

You can compare the current range of Bank of Melbourne credit cards here.

6.99% p.a.

Balance transfer rate

for 12 months

12.99% p.a.

Purchase rate

$99 p.a.

Annual fee

55 days

Interest free period

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Details

Product NameBank of Melbourne Vertigo Platinum - Cashback Offer - DISCONTINUED
Balance transfer rate6.99% p.a. for 12 months
Balance transfer revert rateCash Advance Rate (21.49% p.a.)
Balance transfer limit80% of available limit
Purchase rate12.99% p.a.
Annual fee$99
Interest-free periodUp to 55 days on purchases
Cash advance rate21.49% p.a.
Min credit limit$6,000
Max credit limit$80,000
Card typeVisa
Foreign currency conversion fee3%
Available to temporary residentsYes - Conditions apply
Joint applicationYes - Conditions apply

Pros

  • $300 cashback offer
  • Low purchase rate of 12.99% p.a.
  • Complimentary insurance covers including overseas travel and extended warranty for purchases

Cons

  • Does not offer any rewards program for your spending
  • Charges a 3% foreign currency conversion fee
Bonus pointsN/A
Annual fee$99
Minimum monthly repayment2% of the closing balance or $10, whichever is greater
Late payment fee$15
Foreign currency conversion fee3%
Cash advance fee2% or $2.50, whichever is greater
Overseas cash advance fee2% or $2.50, whichever is greater
Additional cardholder fee$0
Number of additional cardholders3

How to apply

You can apply for the Bank of Melbourne Vertigo Platinum credit card online in 10 minutes and receive a response instantly. Before you get started, check if you meet the eligibility criteria and have the necessary information to complete the application:

Eligibility criteria

  • Age. You must be at least 18 years of age.
  • Residency. In order to apply online, you must be a permanent Australian resident or citizen.

Card benefits

  • $300 cashback. You'll get $300 back to your new Bank of Melbourne Vertigo Platinum card when you apply by 30 June 2021, are approved and spend $900 on eligible purchases within the first 90 days from card approval. Eligible spending covers most everyday purchases. Transactions that won't count towards this spend requirement include BPAY payments, cash advance transactions, a purchase from or payment to a government or government related agency, balance transfers and account fees and charges. The $300 will be added to your account within 60 days of meeting the offer requirements.
  • Overseas travel insurance. This complimentary insurance includes medical expenses, unexpected trip cancellation and rental vehicle excess for trips of up to six months. It offers cover for you, your spouse and dependent children if you meet the eligibility criteria before you leave, including pre-paying travel costs using your credit card.

Rates & fees

  • Annual fee. The Bank of Melbourne Vertigo Platinum card charges a standard annual fee of $99 p.a.
  • Purchase rate. This card charges a competitively low variable purchase rate of 12.99% p.a.

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