Published: July 8, 2020 | Updated: October 14, 2020 | Posted by: Venus Zoleta | Credit Card
HSBC is one of the largest banks in the world and one of the leading credit card providers in the Philippines. HSBC issue five types of credit cards that cater to different lifestyles and needs. All HSBC credit cards come with an attractive reward program, a 0% installment plan, fuel rebates, and other exclusive deals.
Already got a card in mind? Here are the four steps to keep in mind for your HSBC credit card application.
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Make sure that you’re eligible to apply for an HSBC credit card—this is the first and most important step in the entire application process.
You can apply for one of HSBC credit cards if you meet all these requirements:
HSBC will process your credit card application only when it has received all the required documents. Since some documents take a while to obtain, especially the government-issued ones, it’s best to prepare them first before you proceed with applying for a credit card.
Proof of identity:
Proof of income:
Proof of residence: Latest utility billing statements named under the applicant, addressed to the applicant’s residence, and issued within the last three months
Before your actual credit card application, you need to know the most suitable HSBC credit card for you. Examine your options carefully by comparing the various important credit card features:
An HSBC credit card application can be done either in-branch or online. You can visit any of the bank’s branches in Metro Manila, Cebu, and Davao and submit your supporting documents there.
If you prefer an online credit card application, go to the HSBC Credit Cards page on the bank’s official website and click the ‘Apply Now’ button under your chosen HSBC credit card.
Completing the online application form takes about 10 minutes. To make the process quicker, get ready with your valid ID number and credit card number from another bank. After filling out all fields, click the ‘Submit’ button.
You’ll receive an email requesting for submitting your supporting documents. Use the HSBC Online File Upload Service to upload documents for your HSBC credit card application online. It accepts images not more than 2MB in PDF, JPEG, TIFF, and GIF formats.
HSBC takes around five to 10 working days to process a credit card application after receiving your completed application form and all supporting documents.
An HSBC credit card application is a straightforward process, especially if you do the steps properly and submit all the requirements. If you’re looking for a more flexible credit card, you can’t go wrong with HSBC’s extensive selection of capable credit cards.