TSB Student credit card review

1 min Read Published: 11 Nov 2020

TSB Student card review In this article we review the TSB Student credit card, which offers a way of students accessing credit and potentially improving their credit rating over time

Key facts about the TSB Student credit card

  • Best for: Students looking for a higher initial credit limit than is available with some other student cards
  • Introductory offer: No introductory offers
  • Representative APR: 19.9% variable
  • Fees: No annual fee
  • Perks: No specific perks

Pros of the TSB Student credit card

  • It has a minimum credit limit of £500, although the exact amount you will offer is subject to status
  • There is no annual fee for the account
  • Purchases are interest-free for 56 days if you pay the full balance of the account each month

Cons of the TSB Student credit card

  • You have to have an existing TSB Student current account
  • The APR is marginally higher than some other student cards

How to manage your payments on the TSB Student credit card

Cardholders can manage their accounts online or on the mobile app

How to apply for the TSB Student credit card

Existing TSB student account customers can apply through online banking or, alternatively, at a TSB branch

Alternatives to the TSB Student credit card

Royal Bank Student credit card 

HSBC Student credit card

TSB Student credit card

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