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Deserve Edu Mastercard

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Subject to approval.
Certain terms, conditions and exclusions apply.
See terms and conditions for details.

Winner! Best Credit Card for International Students

Deserve Edu Mastercard

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The Deserve Edu Mastercard for Students offers a gateway to credit by removing credit history and security deposit requirements. For international students, it also waives the Social Security number requirement.

– Nerdwallet

$5,000 Scholarship for International Students

Ten international students will receive the Deserve International Student Scholarship for school year 2018-2019.

Application Deadline Sep 30. 2018

No purchase or credit application required

No SSN or credit history required

Deserve Edu is designed for international students and doesn’t require an SSN or prior credit history. 

No deposit or cosigner required

Deserve believes in helping you become financially independent.

Earn rewards

Get Amazon Prime Student on us with Deserve Edu, earn 1% cash back on all purchases, and enjoy Mastercard Platinum Benefits.

No SSN or credit history required

No SSN or credit history required

No deposit or cosigner required

Deserve believes in helping you become financially independent.

Earn rewards

Get Amazon Prime Student on us with Deserve Edu, earn 1% cash back on all purchases, and enjoy Mastercard Platinum Benefits.

Are you an H1B or L1 Visa holder?

Apply for the Deserve Pro Mastercard

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3%

Cash back on travel & entertainment

2%

Cash back on restaurants

1%

Cash back on all other purchases

I use my credit card for many things from buying groceries to paying my bills. It's more convenient than carrying cash.

Diana A.
University of California Berkeley

Deserve Edu

$0 annual fee

Deserve Edu Mastercard

Subject to approval. Certain terms, conditions and exclusions apply.

See terms and conditions for details.

FOR INTERNATIONAL STUDENTS
Build credit and get rewarded
Amazon Prime Student on us
1% cash back on all purchases
Up to $5,000 credit limit
20.74% variable APR
No SSN required for international students
$0 annual fee
Requires enrollment verification
See terms and conditions

Before You Apply

Here’s what you need to know:

  • You must be 18 years or older
  • No credit history required
  • No SSN required
  • No annual fee

Here's what you'll need:

  • Proof of a U.S. bank account balance
  • Your passport ID
  • Your Student Visa
  • Your I-20 form

Here's how you can upload:

  • Smartphone camera image
  • Image saved on cloud storage service
  • Image scanned and saved on computer

So what are you waiting for?

So what are you waiting for?

If you enroll with Amazon Prime Student and pay for such service with your SelfScore or Deserve Edu card following the 6-month free period, we will reimburse your Amazon subscription fees (up to a lifetime total of $59) as a benefit of being a SelfScore or Deserve Edu Mastercard cardholder. This offer is also valid for existing Amazon Prime Student subscriptions that were paid for with a SelfScore or Deserve Edu Mastercard on or after October 1, 2017, for up to a lifetime total of $59, provided that your account is in good standing when the charge(s) appear on your credit card statement. Each SelfScore or Deserve Edu Mastercard cardholder may only redeem this benefit for a lifetime maximum reimbursement of $59.

If you elect to pay the Amazon Prime Student annual fee (currently $59), our payment/reimbursement for $59 will appear on your account after the completion of the 6-month free period when Amazon bills your credit card account, provided that your account is in good standing at that time.

If you elect to pay for Amazon Prime Student on a monthly basis (currently $6.49 per month), our payment/reimbursements will appear on your account statements for the 9 months after the completion of the 6-month free period when Amazon bills your credit card account, until you reach a total reimbursement of $59, provided that your account remains in good standing during the 9-month period.

Deserve is not affiliated with Amazon and Amazon does not warrant this offer. Any questions about the offer should be directed to Deserve, Inc. Any questions about Amazon Prime services should be directed to Amazon.

2 All cash back rewards are issued as a statement credit. A credit is applied to your statement automatically, in increments of $25. Purchases do not include items returned for credit, or interest and account fees.

3 Coverage provided under a group insurance policy issued by New Hampshire Insurance Company, an AIG company. Policy provides secondary coverage only. The $600 benefit amount applies to each claim, and is subject to a $50 co-pay per claim. Protection applies to up to 3 phones, the primary line and up to the first two secondary lines on the covered phone bill. $1,000 maximum claim benefit per 12 months.

Subject to limitations and exclusions. See terms and conditions for complete details.

Deserve is a trademark of Deserve, Inc.