This credit card allows cardholders to easily make purchases in United States currency. This card carries an annual fee of $39 USD for the primary cardholder and $0 for additional cardholders. The annual interest rate is 19.99% on purchases and 22.99% on cash advances.
This card's key feature is that it allows cardholders to make purchases and pay bills in United States currency without incurring foreign transaction fees. It also allows cardholders to avoid the hassle of dealing with fluctuating currency exchange rates. This feature can prove to be quite valuable as well, as exchange rates and fees can significantly reduce the value of money spent internationally.
There is no minimum income requirement to apply for this card. Applicants simply must be Canadian residents who have reached the age of majority in their province or territory.
The bottom line: Credit card users who frequently find themselves making purchases from United States business, paying bills in the United States, or otherwise making personal transactions in United States currency could greatly benefit from this card. This card allows cardholders to avoid paying foreign transaction fees and to avoid the financial and logistical challenges that fluctuating exchange rates pose.