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American Kennel Club Credit Card

The American Kennel Club is once again offering its own official AKC Visa credit card.

American Kennel Club Credit CardThe American Kennel Club VISA Card offers customized card designs by choosing a design their Breed Photo Gallery, or a picture of your own dog to grace the card.

Take home “Best in Show” with the AKC rewards credit card.

Here is how it works:

Earn 3 reward points for every $1 spent at pet stores, veterinary offices, purchases made from American Kennel Club by mail, phone, online at or at the AKC booth at dog shows.

Earn 2 reward points per $1 spent on gas and grocery purchases.

Earn 1 reward point per $1 spent everywhere else Visa® is accepted.

COMING SOON: Redeem reward points online for merchandise, gift cards, travel and more! For details sign in your account online and access the “My Rewards” section of the screen.

Every purchase made using your AKC credit card enables the American Kennel Club to do more for the dogs who mean so much for us.

Other features include:

  • No annual fee
  • Convenient and easy online account management
  • Zero liability on unauthorized purchases
  • Cash advances at over 900,000 Visa ATMs
  • Low variable rates
  • Large credit lines
  • Friendly 24/7/365 Customer Service
  • Smartphone-friendly web access

Apply here for an American Kennel Club Visa credit card to get the official credit card of the American Kennel Club: it’s just that simple.

Some more detail on AKC credit card:

There is no maximum accumulation of points earned on net new purchases per billing period or per calendar year, but the points will expire after three (3) years or immediately if the account is closed.

Cardholders can view their program activity at to find out the number of unused and unexpired Points in their points balance and any redemption activity.

If a computer is not your choice of communication you call the bank at 1-855-463-0225 for AKC Visa Card or 1-800-224-1860 for AKC Visa Signature Card for information.

Technically points are not the cardholder’s property, so points cannot be transferred to anyone else, even among different AKC credit card accounts.

About the American Kennel Club

The American Kennel Club, founded in 1884, is a not-for-profit organization which maintains the largest registry of purebred dogs in the world and oversees the sport of purebred dogs in the United States.

Along with its more than 5,000 licensed and member clubs and its affiliated organizations, the AKC advocates for the purebred dog as a family companion, advances canine health and well-being, works to protect the rights of all dog owners and promotes responsible dog ownership.

Affiliate AKC organizations include the AKC Humane Fund, AKC Canine Health Foundation, AKC Reunite and the AKC Museum of the Dog. For more information, visit their web site at

To get the latest news and become a fan of the AKC on their Facebook page.

You can also follow the AKC on their Twitter account.

Golf Magazine Rewards Visa

Golf Magazine, along with the Visa, no longer exist. The information below remains for archival purposes only.  

Golf Magazine Rewards Visa

With Golf Magazine’s Rewards Visa you’ll receive The Best Instruction Guide Ever on approval, plus after your first purchase you’ll also receive 1 dozen personalized Callaway Golf Tour ix golf balls — a $44.95 value!

For the avid golfer the rewards are 1 point per dollar spent, which can be used for first class golf experiences, name brand equipment and apparel, preferred tee times, and much more.

The cards also has an introductory 0% APR on balance transfers for the first 6 billing cycles after the account is approved.

There is no annual fee for this card, offers zero liability for unauthorized charges, purchase protections for items lost, stolen or damaged within 90 days of purchase.


  • Grace Period: 25 days
  • Annual Fee: $0
  • Balance Transfer Fee: 4% (min $10)
  • Cash Advance Fee: 4% (min $10)
  • Foreign Transaction Fee: 3%
  • APR Intro: 0% for 6 months
  • APR Revolving Balance: 12.24% to 22.24%
  • APR Balance Transfer Intro: 0%
  • APR Balance Transfer: 12.24% to 22.24%
  • APR Cash Advances: 24.99%
  • Rewards: 1%
  • Fraud Protection: yes
  • Warranty Extension: yes
  • Price Protection: n/a

TCF Platinum Edition® Visa® Credit Card

TCF Platinum Edition® Visa® credit card 0% APR for 12 months on balance transfers

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The TCF Platinum Edition Visa credit card from Chemical Bank features:

  • $25 statement credit when you make a purchase within the first 3 billing cycles after the account is opened
  • No over-limit fees
  • No annual fee
  • No penalty APR
  • Free FICO score
  • An introductory balance transfer fee of 3% for the first 12 billing cycles applies to this offer (minimum fee $10)

Making your purchases with a credit card makes more sense than paying with cash when the bill is paid in full every month.

Sometimes you may change your mind about the purchase. Using a credit card gives you additional flexibility in making returns, subject to the merchant’s return policy.

With the TCF Platinum Visa credit card you get these perks for your peace of mind:

  • Try before you pay
  • 21-day, interest-free grace period on purchases
  • Free Online Account Access – 24 hours a day, 7 days a week
  • Extended Warranty Protection
  • 0% liability for any transactions resulting from a lost or stolen card
  • Year-End Account Summary

Remember to get the full benefits of the TCF Platinum credit card make your payments when due, stay within your credit limit, and be sure payments are not dishonored for any reason.

Cards are issued by First Bankcard®, a division of First National Bank of Omaha, pursuant to a license from Visa U.S.A. Inc.