Woolworths Employees Credit Union (WECU) Credit Cards

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Choose a low rate Visa credit card that provides you with a convenient access to funds and control over your account with a detailed record of every transaction.

Woolworths Employees Credit Union (WECU) offers an alternative to banks and other financial institutions, providing products with competitive rates, minimal fees and prioritising customer service. The difference of being part of a credit union is you have equal part ownership with other members, with profits being channeled back into the credit union to improve its products and services. Membership is exclusive to all employees or retired employees of the Woolworths (Aust) limited group of companies and to family members. See below for a review and comparison on the credit card the Woolworths Employees Credit Union offers.

Comparison of Woolworths Employees Credit Union Credit Card

Rates last updated May 26th, 2017
Purchase rate (p.a.) Balance transfer rate (p.a.) Annual fee
Woolworths Employees Credit Union Visa Credit Card
A basic low interest and rate and no annual fees credit card with interest free period up to 55 days.
13.45% p.a. $25 p.a. More info

Comparing the types of WECU Credit Cards

WECU offers one Low rate Visa credit card, granting you easy access to cash at a low interest rate with up to 55 interest free days on purchases.

  • Low rate credit card

    Low interest rate credit cards typically provide a lower rate of interest allowing you to spend and make purchases at lower interest repayments.

Name Product Purchase rate (p.a.) Interest Free Period Annual fee Balance transfer rate (p.a.) Product Description
Woolworths Employees Credit Union Visa Credit Card
13.45% p.a.
Up to 55 days on purchases
$25 p.a.
A basic low interest and rate and no annual fees credit card with interest free period up to 55 days.

Compare up to 4 providers

Name Product Purchase rate (p.a.) Interest Free Period Annual fee Balance transfer rate (p.a.) Product Description
HSBC Low Rate Credit Card
13.25% p.a.
Up to 55 days on purchases
$55 p.a.
0% p.a. for 15 months with 2% balance transfer fee
Save with 13.25% p.a. on purchases. Also enjoy exclusive offers with the home&Away Privilege Program.
St.George Vertigo Visa
13.24% p.a.
Up to 55 days on purchases
$0 p.a. annual fee for the first year ($55 p.a. thereafter)
0% p.a. for 14 months
Save with 13.24% p.a. on purchases. Also enjoy up to 55 days interest-free.
St.George Vertigo Platinum
12.74% p.a.
Up to 55 days on purchases
$99 p.a.
0% p.a. for 20 months
Save with 12.74% p.a. on purchases. Also enjoy Visa Platinum Concierge service.
Westpac Low Rate Card - Online Only Balance Transfer Offer
13.49% p.a.
Up to 55 days on purchases
$59 p.a.
0% p.a. for 24 months with 2% balance transfer fee
A low interest rate on everyday purchases and a long term balance transfer rate offer of 0% for 24 months.
Bendigo Bank Basic Black Credit Card
12.24% p.a.
Up to 44 days on purchases
$45 p.a.
A basic credit card that features low interest rates, low annual fee and up to 44 interest-free days on purchases.
ANZ Low Rate Platinum
11.49% p.a.
Up to 55 days on purchases
$99 p.a.
0% p.a. for 16 months with 2% balance transfer fee
Enjoy platinum benefits with exclusive discounts, complimentary travel insurance and personal concierge. Also repay your credit card debt interest-free with 0% p.a. for 16 months on balance transfers.
NAB Low Rate Platinum Card
13.99% p.a.
Up to 55 days on purchases
$100 p.a.
0% p.a. for 18 months with 3% balance transfer fee
Save with 13.99% p.a. on purchases. Also enjoy access to 7 complimentary insurances.
ANZ Low Rate
12.49% p.a.
Up to 55 days on purchases
$58 p.a.
0% p.a. for 16 months with 2% balance transfer fee
Take advantage of 0% p.a. for 16 months on balance transfers and a low ongoing interest rate on purchases.
Coles Low Rate Mastercard
12.99% p.a.
Up to 62 days on purchases
$49 p.a.
0% p.a. for 6 months
Receive $100 off a single Coles Supermarket shop If you apply, are approved by 30 June 2017 and make a purchase within the first 30 days.
Bank of Melbourne Vertigo Platinum
12.74% p.a.
Up to 55 days on purchases
$99 p.a.
0% p.a. for 20 months
Save with 12.74% p.a. on purchases. Also enjoy up to 55 days interest-free.
NAB Low Rate Credit Card
13.99% p.a.
Up to 55 days on purchases
$59 p.a.
0% p.a. for 18 months with 3% balance transfer fee
Save with 13.99% p.a. on purchases. Also enjoy special offers from Visa Entertainment.
American Express Essential®  Credit Card
14.99% p.a.
Up to 55 days on purchases
$0 p.a.
0% p.a. for 12 months with 1% balance transfer fee
A no annual fee card that collects up to 1 Membership Rewards point for every $1 spent.
Virgin Money Low Rate Credit Card
11.99% p.a.
Up to 44 days on purchases
$99 p.a.
0% p.a. for 12 months
Save with 11.99% p.a. on purchases. Also enjoy the protection of Fraudshield.
Westpac Low Rate Card
0% p.a. for 6 months (reverts to 13.49% p.a.)
Up to 55 days on purchases
$59 p.a.
0% p.a. for 12 months
A simple low interest rate card featuring a low ongoing rate on purchases, up to 55 days interest-free on purchases and a low annual fee.
Heritage Bank Gold Low Rate Credit Card
11.80% p.a.
0 interest free days
$0 p.a.
0% p.a. for 12 months
Save with 11.8% p.a. on purchases. Also enjoy $0 annual fee.
BankSA Vertigo Visa
13.24% p.a.
Up to 55 days on purchases
$0 p.a. annual fee for the first year ($55 p.a. thereafter)
0% p.a. for 14 months
Enjoy a low balance transfer offer of 0% p.a. for 14 months and a low ongoing purchase rate from BankSA.

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The benefits of banking with WECU

WECU Credit Cards come with the following benefits:

  • Credit union membership

    Being part of the Woolworths Employees Credit Union means you have equal part ownership in the company, giving you access to competitive products and personalised service.

  • Worldwide acceptance

    Visa provides access to ATM’s and cash providing you with worldwide recognition, from over 2.1 million ATM’s in more than 200 countries worldwide.

  • Competitive products

    WECU channels its profits back into its members to improve its products and services, providing competitive rates and features.

  • Account access

    Allows you to access and manage your account anytime, online and through the phone.

How to apply for Woolworths Employees CU credit cards

If you would like to apply for a Woolworths Employees CU credit card, the following application requirements need to be met.

Information needed for a Commonwealth Bank credit card application

  • Member number - Your member number with WECU
  • Personal information - WECU needs to know your name, residential address, license number, email and dependents
  • Employment details - Information about your employment status, current and previous employer will be required
  • Expenses and liabilities - Information about debt such as mortgage, rent, board and credit cards will be required from WECU
  • Personal references - Two personal references are required who are not living with you

What happens next when applying for a WECU card?

A reference number will be generated upon application completion, in case you need to make any enquiries. A staff member will contact you shortly after completing the application. Generally WECU will inform you whether you have been approved within 48 hours.

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Frequently asked questions

We have provided responses to the following popular inquiries that people have placed with the WECU. Please ‘Ask a Question’ in the box at the bottom if you still have any enquiries.

Yes, you can fill in the other joint account holders details in the application process.

Yes, balance transfers can be requested in the application form.

Additional cardholders can be requested in the application form or by contacting the WECU customer service line.

To report a lost, theft or unauthorised use of your card please phone 1800 648 027. If you are outside of Australia, notify a financial institution with the VISA logo displayed, then advise your Credit Union by phone or fax as soon as possible.

The telephone banking number is 1300 366 767.

The telephone banking number is 1300 366 767.

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