Deserve Edu Credit Card | Selfscore Achieve Mastercard

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The Deserve Edu Credit Card formerly known as Selfscore Achieve Mastercard is issued by Celtic Bank. It is  specially designed for students. International students can also apply for this card, because no SSN or Credit History is required to sign up for this card.Deserve Edu Credit Card

For international students who can’t obtain SSN in a short time, this card is a great choice as a first credit card. It is a special friendly credit card for foreign students.

The Deserve Edu Credit Card is devoted to offering all students fair credit using new metrics, like your major, your financial resources, and other factors that show your potential for success

Note: You can also apply for this card if you have an SSN number.

Deserve Edu Credit Card Details

Annual Fee – $0

Intro APR -0% APR on purchases and balance transfer for 15 months

APR – 19.74% (Variable)

Foreign Transaction Fee -0%

Rewards – 1% Cash Back on all purchases

Requirements –US Bank Account, Passport, 1-20, Student Visa

Initial Limit– Up to $5,000

Deserve Edu Credit Card Rewards/ Benefits

Cardholders will be reimbursed by Deserve the cost of their Amazon Prime Student ($49.99 value) for one year.

Earn 1% cash back on all purchases

Have No foreign transaction fee

Has No annual fee

Have No prior credit history is needed

No SSN required

No security deposit

Deserve Edu Credit Card Requirements


This is a foreigner friendly credit card: F1, M1, J1 visa holders are eligible to apply. If you are not a green card holder nor a US Citizen, you’ll need to provide the following info and documents to apply.

University and major

An electronic copy of your passport and US Visa

An electronic copy of your Form 1-20 / Form DS-2019

Bank account information or the latest US bank statements (For newcomers: when you have a bank account in the US, you will get a bank statement every month)

Green card holders or US citizens will need to provide the SSN, quite like applying for any other credit card

Your credit history can be built with this card. They will report the new account to 2 of the 3 credit bureaus after about 3 months of use: Experian (EX) and Transunion (TU).


For some people, the most important credit report is from EX, thus as long as you have a credit history in EX, you are good.

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