Planning For Apple’s Credit Card? This Could Help You Decide

Lydia FlemingMar 29, 2019

These details are stored in the Apple Wallet itself.

FILE- In this Monday, March 25, 2019, file photo, Jennifer Bailey, vice president of Apple Pay, speaks about the Apple Card at the Steve Jobs Theater during an event to announce new products in Cupertino, Calif. Apple is hoping a credit card will entice more iPhone owners to use Apple Pay.

Entering the lucrative credit card business, Apple has introduced the Apple Card that is built into the Wallet app on iPhone, offering customers a familiar experience with Apple Pay and the ability to manage the card on their devices.

The sleek, titanium credit card makes a surprising design departure from traditional debit or credit cards. Though Apple won't charge an annual membership fee, it will, however, charge fees for some specific transactions made via Apple Pay Cash service. "With Apple Card our goal is to help you save on interest", she added.

Keep this in mind when considering the card.

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Apple also highlighted the user privacy aspect of the card saying that the unique security and privacy architecture created for Apple Card means that the company won't know where a cardholder has shopped, what they've bought or how much they've paid. But, if you spend a lot of money at restaurants, or other local businesses that don't take Apple Pay, you'll have a more hard time maximizing your rewards.

Analysts have identified that the card doesn't include the archetypal posted digits or security code.

"How does the Apple Card compare to other cash back cards out there?". Users must have an iPhone to use the card, which comes at a cost. It's fairly straightforward and potentially enticing, depending on your spending habits. The Apple Pay Cash service allows iPhone users to send money to other iPhone users. "Apple has joined forces with some of the world's most innovative game developers to push the boundaries of what's possible", the tech company wrote on its website. The card will be available to customers in the USA this summer. Numerous companies involved say they see it as a way to reach people who wouldn't otherwise subscribe. That's the kind of saving you get to enjoy with this service.

Apple has struggled hard to make iOS 12 available to its older iPhones and iPads while the company abandoned a number of new features to make the system more stable and faster than before.

While not a major dealbreaker, it's a drawback if you tend to share accounts with a spouse or other family members. The neat thing about them is that they will be completely ad-free and will not require gamers to make any in-app purchases. However, most credit card users are not looking to redeem daily. Much like Netflix or Hulu, the app has a "Watch Now" feature (this already existed in the old app) alongside a new "For You" feature, which uses an algorithm to suggest shows and movies. The company does, however, note that "late or missed payments will result in additional interest accumulating toward the customer's balance".

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