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Subject:  Re: Credit for College Date:  1/11/2019  11:17 PM
Author:  zsimpson Number:  312336 of 312572

Actually, since she has assets, she might not even need a co-signer. I googled "credit cards for college students with no credit," and this is from wallethub.com:

You can get all of the following student credit cards with no credit. Credit card companies actually roll out the red carpet for students despite their lack of credit history (some offers are from WalletHub partners). They do this because of students’ earning potential and decades of forthcoming financial independence, which can be very profitable for banking institutions. To qualify, all a student must do is demonstrate the independent income or assets needed to pay at least their minimum monthly bill (usually around $10 for student cards). But if that’s not possible, it’s worth looking into having a parent co-sign, given the importance of credit building at this stage in your life.


I already had the details about every company wanting to throw a cart at them and she has about 5 sitting on a counter. But I figure since we need to get her a card anyway, why not get one that will too goodies at her. Thanks for the article.

Kathleen
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