Bendigo Bank credit cards

Bendigo Bank
Bendigo Bank's overall rating for credit cards

(as rated by the Mozo community)

8.3 / 10

based on 212 reviews

Bendigo Bank started out as a building society more than 150 years ago with its roots in two Australian communities, Bendigo and Adelaide. The bank now serves about 1.5 million customers across Australia. From low fee cards, reward cards and even an RCPCA credit card, Bendigo has a wide range of credit card options based on your financial preferences.

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Rates and fees verified as correct at 06 December, 2016. Other information correct at the time of writing.

What credit cards do Bendigo Bank offer?

Here’s a quick snapshot of the different kinds of Bendigo Bank Credit Cards that you can choose from:

Low rate credit cards Low rate credit cards

Do you end up carrying a balance on your credit card? Then you should probably go after a Low Rate Credit Card from Bendigo Bank. This will let you take advantage of the low interest rates on everyday purchases plus 44 days interest free on credit card purchases.

Product Purchase rate Balance transfer rate Annual fees Interest free days

12.24% p.a.

$45

44


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Low fee credit cards Low fee credit cards

If you’re looking to avoid the high annual fees, you can choose from a number of Bendigo Bank credit cards that come with low ongoing annual fee as well as a low interest rate.

Product Purchase rate Balance transfer rate Annual fees Interest free days

12.24% p.a.

$45

44

19.74% p.a.

$45

44

7.89% p.a. for 6 months then 15.49% p.a.

7.89% p.a. for 6 months

$24

44

7.89% p.a. for 6 months then 19.64% p.a.

7.89% p.a. for 6 months

$24

55


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Rewards credit cards Rewards credit cards

Go for a Rewards Credit Card with Bendigo Bank to earn and redeem points for multiple things like travel, gift cards, shopping vouchers, cashback and retail products. That's not all, you'll also get access to services like complimentary travel insurance, concierge, extended warranty and rental car excess cover.

Product Points per dollar Purchase rate Balance transfer rate Annual fees

1.5 points per dollar on Visa, uncapped

18.99% p.a.

$119

1 point per dollar on Visa/MCard, uncapped

19.74% p.a.

$45

1 point per dollar on Visa, uncapped

7.89% p.a. for 6 months then 19.64% p.a.

7.89% p.a. for 6 months

$24


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Prestige cards Prestige cards

Looking for a premium card that lets you earn rewards points on everyday purchases? Then you should consider a prestige card with Bendigo Bank. You can redeem your rewards points for various things such as gift cards, hotel accommodation or flight tickets. Other advantages include insurance benefits and interest free days on purchases.

Product Points per dollar Purchase rate Balance transfer rate Annual fees

1.5 points per dollar on Visa, uncapped

18.99% p.a.

$119


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Bendigo Bank credit card features in a glance

Rewards programRewards program

There’s a wide range of options that you can go for with a Bendigo Bank rewards card. Everyday purchases can earn you points that can be redeemed for gift vouchers, household items, hotel bookings, flight tickets and a lot more. You can also choose to be generous and donate your points to participating charities.   

Online bankingOnline banking

It’s easy to register for online banking facilities with Bendigo Bank. All you need to do is call their customer care number and follow the prompts. You can then register online for Internet banking as well as download a mobile banking app for your smartphone.

Interest free daysInterest free days

Bendigo Bank credit cards come with 44 or 55 interest free days on purchases depending on the card you pick. To avoid paying interest on the purchases balance, you should always try to pay the full closing balance shown on every account statement by the due date. To make sure you always pay on time, it’s a good idea to set up a direct deposit from your bank account to your credit card provider.

Tap and go Tap and go

You can make contactless payments with your Bendigo Bank credit card that won’t need you to swipe, sign or enter your PIN when making purchases under $100. All you need to do is hold your Bendigo Bank credit card to the reader for a quick transaction.

International paymentsInternational payments

With Bendigo Bank you can access a variety of services to address your foreign exchange and travel needs. Some of the banking solutions, which will let you safely transfer and carry cash overseas include telegraphic transfers and multi-currency cash passports that allow you to lock in your exchange rates before you go.

Additional cardholderAdditional cardholder

You can add a close friend or family member as an additional cardholder who is allowed to make purchases on your bendigo Bank Credit Card account. They can be issued with a card of their own to make these transactions but it will still be your responsibility to meet the repayment obligations. You can apply for an additional card at the branch or over the phone.

Cards with a causeCards with a cause

Bendigo Bank gives its credit card holders the opportunity to support local communities by contributing to a cause. For instance, the RSPCA Adoptapet program receives a percentage of the revenue generated from purchases made using Bendigo RSPCA Rescue cards.

How are Bendigo Bank credit cards rated?

The Mozo community has rated Bendigo Bank Credit Cards on a range of specifications such as price, features, convenience and customer service.

Bendigo Bank credit cards

Overall 8.3*

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212 Reviews

* Overall rating based on reviews in the past 12 months.

Recent Bendigo Bank credit card reviews Recent Bendigo Bank credit card reviews

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Bendigo Bank Basic Black credit card review

Overall rating   7 / 10

ME Bank, my second provider has lower rates

I think Bendigo Bank's rates could be better considering what home loans are at the moment

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I think Bendigo Bank's rates could be better considering what home loans are at the moment

    Price   8 / 10

    Features   8 / 10

    Customer service   6 / 10

    Convenience   6 / 10

    Trust   5 / 10

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Elizabeth (VIC), reviewed 4 months ago

Bendigo Bank

Bendigo Bank credit card review

Overall rating   10 / 10

ABSOLUTELY FANTASTIC

As with savings account, Call staff always on hand.

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As with savings account, Call staff always on hand.

    Price   10 / 10

    Features   10 / 10

    Customer service   10 / 10

    Convenience   10 / 10

    Trust   9 / 10

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Michael (SA), reviewed 4 months ago

Bendigo Bank

Bendigo Bank Platinum credit card review

Overall rating   10 / 10

Points build fast, good rewards, long free credit

Good points per sale, useful rewards, generous repayment period.

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Good points per sale, useful rewards, generous repayment period.

    Price   9 / 10

    Features   10 / 10

    Customer service   10 / 10

    Convenience   10 / 10

    Trust   10 / 10

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Charles (VIC), reviewed 4 months ago

Bendigo Bank

Bendigo Bank credit card review

Overall rating   10 / 10

Great customer service

My bank and its staff have ALWAYS been helpful and it is never too much trouble to explain anything to me. I am numerically dyslexic and it has never been too much trouble for any of the staff at any branch of the Bendigo to help me.

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My bank and its staff have ALWAYS been helpful and it is never too much trouble to explain anything to me. I am numerically dyslexic and it has never been too much trouble for any of the staff at any branch of the Bendigo to help me.

    Price   8 / 10

    Features   8 / 10

    Customer service   10 / 10

    Convenience   9 / 10

    Trust   10 / 10

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Elizabeth anne (VIC), reviewed 4 months ago

Bendigo Bank

Bendigo Bank credit card review

Overall rating   9 / 10

Very good

    Price   9 / 10

    Features   9 / 10

    Customer service   9 / 10

    Convenience   9 / 10

    Trust   9 / 10

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Hansen (VIC), reviewed 8 months ago

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What do you need to apply for a Bendigo Bank credit card? What do you need to apply for a Bendigo Bank credit card?

After you’ve had a careful look at the different Bendigo Bank Credit Cards available and selected the one that’s most suitable for you, click on the ‘Go to site’ button on Mozo to reach the Bendigo Bank website directly.

You can then get started with the application process, which is quite simple and straightforward. The online application form will ask you to enter some details such as your contact information, identity proofs and employment details. You’ll also need to be over 18 years of age and be an Australian resident for taxation purposes.

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