Can I get a credit card with bad credit?

Alex Ritchie

Alex Ritchie

Jun 27, 2018( 1 min read )

Yes, some lenders will provide credit cards to Australians with bad credit scores but it depends on their individual lending criteria and whether you’ve presented your personal finances to show you’re an ‘ideal’ borrower.

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Credit card debt can cripple your finances. If you’re wondering how to get rid of credit card debt, here are a few steps to get you back in the black:

Calculate your debt – Knowing the magnitude of your credit debt is important. Online credit debt calculators make it easy to determine the debt size, and repayments required.

Work out a repayment plan – Take some time to formulate a credit repayment plan. Consider increasing your income, scaling back your lifestyle or refinancing.

Talk to your credit provider – If you’re still struggling with your debt, talk to your credit provider. You may be able to come to a new arrangement.


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