(UPDATE: The Citi Forward® for Students card is no longer available.)
The Citi Forward® for College Students card for is a popular choice among students because it has a rewards program that is ideal for the typical purchases that college students would make.
Probably more beneficial to college students is the behavior-based APR reduction feature of the Citi Forward card. When cardmembers handle the credit card responsibly, they can reduce their interest rate by up to 2%.
And, for every month that cardmembers get pay on time and stay under the limit, they get extra reward points.
Noteworthy card features:
- No annual fee
- 1 ThankYou Point on every $1 spent at restaurants, bookstores, music stores, video rental stores and movie theaters; 1 ThankYou Point on every $1 spent elsewhere
- Up to 2% Purchase APR reduction when using credit wisely
- 100 ThankYou Points each billing period that you pay on time and stay under your credit line
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