Northern Inland CU Visa Classic Credit Card

Pay a honeymoon interest rate on purchases for 6 months.

The Northern Inland CU Visa Credit Card charges a low honeymoon rate on purchases for the first 6 months. If you have an existing Northern Inland CU home loan, you can qualify for a considerably lower ongoing rate.

Product NameNorthern Inland Credit Union Visa Classic Credit Card
Purchase rate (p.a.)8.99% p.a. for 6 months (reverts to 14.00% p.a.)
Annual fee$40 p.a.
Interest Free Period
The interest-free period is the maximum number of days during which interest is not charged on new purchases. This only applies if you pay your closing balance in full by the statement due date.
Up to 55 days on purchases
Cash advance rate (p.a.)14.00% p.a.
Min credit limit
This is the lowest credit card limit that you can request. It is possible to apply for a higher credit card limit but not a lower one than this figure.
$1,000
Card TypeVisa
Complimentary Travel InsuranceYes
Minimum Age18 years of age
Available To Temporary ResidentsNo
Annual fee$40 p.a.
Minimum Monthly Repayment2% or $20, whichever is the greater
Late Payment Fee$15
Cash Advance Fee$2.50
Overseas Cash Advance FeeUS $175
Overseas ATM Withdrawal Fee$2

Benefits of the Northern Inland CU Visa Credit Card

  • Competitive standard rate. Unlike most other credit cards, this card charges the same standard variable interest rate on purchases as well as cash advances, and this currently stands at 14% p.a. If you have an existing Northern Inland CU home loan, you can enjoy a special home loan rewards interest of 10.74% p.a.Use anytime, anywhere. Visa is accepted in most countries around the world, so you can use this card while travelling internationally, at ATMs and at EFTPOS terminals. If you make online and over the phone purchases and bill payments, this card could suit you just fine.
  • Visa Entertainment. As a Northern Inland CU Visa cardholder, you can visit the Visa Entertainment website and register for free. This online platform gives you access to a range of entertainment offers which include film premieres and pre-sale tickets.
  • Visa Preferred Services. This service provides access to benefits like priority ticketing and seating as well as accommodation discounts.
  • Verified by Visa. This online service provides enhanced security when you or anyone else uses your credit card details over the internet.

Northern Inland CU Visa Credit Card features

  • Annual fee. The Northern Inland CU Visa Credit Card attracts a nominal annual fee of $40.
  • Interest-free days. By paying your account’s closing balance in full every billing cycle, you can get as many as 55 interest-free days on purchases.
  • Account information. You receive your credit card statement by post each month, and you can also view all transaction details at any time via online banking.

How to apply for the Northern Inland CU Visa Credit Card

You can apply for the Northern Inland CU Visa Credit Card by visiting any Northern Inland CU branch, you can initiate the process over the phone, and you can apply online. Before beginning make sure you meet the following eligibility criteria:

Application criteria

  • You are over 18 years of age
  • You are a permanent Australian resident
  • You have a good credit history

Required documents

  • Personal details like your complete name, date of birth, home address, phone number, name and address of closest relative not living with you, and number of dependent children
  • Work-related information including your occupation, employer’s name and contact details
  • Income and expenditure details
  • Details about your assets and liabilities

This can be a good no-frills credit card to use, especially if you make use of its purchase rate offer. Take into account that there are other cards that offer similar features, so you should compare it with a few before deciding.

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