Move Bank brand new low rate credit card makes money moves

In news that will excite budget-conscious spenders, Move Bank has just launched a brand spanking new Low Rate Credit Card which joins the ranks of the lowest rate cards around.

The card, announced in January, was designed in response to customer feedback, its features include: 

  • A 8.99% p.a. purchase rate.
  • Up to 45 interest-free days.
  • A 12.99% p.a. cash advance rate
  • A $0 annual fee in the first year, which then converts to a still low $59 after.
  • A 6 month balance transfer period with 0% p.a. interest for those looking to clear any existing debt, which then converts to 8.99% p.a.

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Why choose a low rate credit card?

Having a low rate card in your wallet means you usually won’t get all the bells and whistles like extra perks and a rewards scheme, but if you’re the type of person to occasionally carry a balance for a few months, a low-interest rate can be a lifesaver.

“While the best strategy is always to pay your credit card off in full before the due date, if you know you’re likely to carry a balance on you can minimise the impact interest has on your savings by choosing a card with a low rate. There’s a big difference between paying 8.99% interest and 24.99%,” said Mozo Director, Kirsty Lamont.

How does the Move Bank credit card match up to other low rate cards out there:

And if savvy spenders want to know anything, they’ll want to know how Move Bank’s Low Rate Credit Card compares to the lowest in our database:

Credit CardPurchase 
Interest
Rate
Annual
Fee
Interest
Free
Days
Move Bank
Low Rate
Credit Card
8.99% p.a.$0 ($59 after
 first year)
45
AMEX Low Rate
Credit Card
8.99% p.a.$055
Community First
Credit Union
McGrath Pink Visa
8.99% p.a.$4055
Easy
Low Rate
Visa Credit Card
8.99% p.a.$4055
Northern Inland
 Credit Union
Low Rate
 Visa Credit Card
8.99% p.a.$00

Looking for a truly low rate credit card for yourself? Don’t miss the chance to compare a range of options to suit your monthly spend at the Mozo low rate credit card comparison hub.

5 low rate credit card offers - rates updated daily

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  • Apply By 30 June 2021
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    Bendigo Bank Low Rate Credit Card

    0% p.a. balance transfer for 24 months (Reverts to 11.99% p.a). Low annual fee of $45 and no fees for additional cardholders.

    Purchase rate
    Balance transfer rate
    Annual fee
    11.99% p.a.
    0% p.a. for 24 months and then 11.99% p.a. (2.00% balance transfer fee)
    $45
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    Details
  • Apply By 31 May 2021
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    Citi Simplicity

    There is no annual fee ever, you'll get up to 55 days interest free, free wine when you dine with the Citi Dining Program and the convenience of worldwide acceptance with Visa and Visa payWave. Plus for the first 6 months you'll enjoy 0% on balance transfers.

    Purchase rate
    Balance transfer rate
    Annual fee
    0% p.a. for 6 months then 21.49% p.a.
    0% p.a. for 6 months and then 22.24% p.a.
    $0
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    Details
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    Defence Bank Foundation Credit Card

    Defence Bank Low Rate Credit Card offers a 3.99% p.a. 6 month introductory rate on balance transfers, purchases and cash advances. Up to 55 days interest free on purchases.

    Purchase rate
    Balance transfer rate
    Annual fee
    3.99% p.a. for 6 months then 8.99% p.a.
    3.99% p.a. for 6 months and then 8.99% p.a.
    $45
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    Details
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    St.George Vertigo

    0% p.a. for 28 months on balance transfers requested at card application. 0% balance transfer fee applies. Rate then switches to applicable variable cash advance rate. New cards only, Eligibility criteria and T&Cs apply. Offer ends September 28th 2021.

    Purchase rate
    Balance transfer rate
    Annual fee
    13.99% p.a.
    0% p.a. for 28 months and then 21.49% p.a.
    $55
    Go to site
    Details
  • Apply By 7 September 2021
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    Westpac Low Rate

    Enjoy a super low rate of 13.74% with 55 days interest free plus 0% balance transfer for up to 28 months at 1% BT fee. No annual card fee for the first year, $59 thereafter.

    Purchase rate
    Balance transfer rate
    Annual fee
    13.74% p.a.
    0% p.a. for 28 months and then 21.49% p.a. (1.00% balance transfer fee)
    $59 $0 in the first year
    Go to site
    Details

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