Hume Bank Credit Cards

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Join a customer-owned bank that places community values, friendly service, competitive products and customer convenience at the heart of their existence.

Hume Bank offers the regional community a real banking alternative as a leading regional mutual financial institution. It offers competitive products, a high level of customer service and convenience with the mutual banking difference of providing what suits well for its customers, not shareholders. With Hume Bank you have access to 19 branches and 45 ATMs across Australia.

Important Information

The Hume Bank Visa Loyalty Credit Card and Visa Gold Card are no longer available for new applications as these credit cards are no longer available to new customers. The credit cards cannot be applied for, however, the information on this page has been kept for the benefit of existing customers and for those who are interested.

Comparison of Hume Bank Credit Cards

Rates last updated September 27th, 2016
Purchase rate (p.a.) Balance transfer rate (p.a.) Annual fee
Hume Visa Value Credit Card
Enjoy a competitive low rate, no annual fee and up to 55 days interest free on purchases.
13.15% p.a. $0 p.a. More info
Hume Business Visa Residentially Secured Credit Card
Enjoy a low ongoing purchase rate of 10.1% p.a. plus an annual fee of $40.
10.10% p.a. $40 p.a. More info
Hume Business Visa Commercially Secured Credit Card
A low annual fee card with a low ongoing interest rate plus a loyalty program that lets you earn 1.00 reward point for every $1 spent.
10.60% p.a. $40 p.a. More info
Hume Business Visa Unsecured Credit Card
Get rewarded by Hume's loyalty program and earn 1.00 point for every $1 spent.
13.60% p.a. $40 p.a. More info

Types of credit cards that Hume Bank offers

Hume Bank provides three types of personal credit cards, the Value, Loyalty, and Gold Visa credit card and three types of business credit cards.

  • Low rate credit cards

Low interest rate credit cards can provide you with a lower interest credit solution, giving you the flexibility and convenience to spend and make purchases on your credit card whilst taking advantage of lowest interest repayments. Hume Bank’s low rate credit card offers a low rate of interest at no annual fee.

Rates last updated September 27th, 2016
Purchase rate (p.a.) Balance transfer rate (p.a.) Annual fee Interest Free Period
Hume Visa Value Credit Card
Enjoy a competitive low rate, no annual fee and up to 55 days interest free on purchases.
13.15% p.a. $0 p.a. Up to 55 days on purchases More info
Rates last updated September 27th, 2016
Purchase rate (p.a.) Balance transfer rate (p.a.) Annual fee Interest Free Period
Westpac Low Rate Card
A simple low interest rate card featuring a low ongoing rate on purchases, up to 55 days interest-free on purchases and a low annual fee.
1% p.a. for 12 months (reverts to 13.49% p.a.) 0% p.a. for 18 months $59 p.a. Up to 55 days on purchases Go to site More info
ME Bank frank Credit Card
A low interest rate on purchases and cash advances with no annual fee charge.
11.99% p.a. $0 p.a. Up to 55 days on purchases Go to site More info
St.George Vertigo Visa
Introductory offer of 0% p.a. for 18 months on balance transfers and 1% p.a. for 12 months on purchases, plus a low annual fee.
1% p.a. for 12 months (reverts to 13.24% p.a.) 0% p.a. for 18 months $55 p.a. Up to 55 days on purchases Go to site More info
American Express Essential Credit Card
Receive a $50 credit on eligible spend and get Smartphone screen insurance combined with a no annual fee for life card. Also enjoy a 0% p.a. balance transfer rate for 12 months.
14.99% p.a. 0% p.a. for 12 months with 1% balance transfer fee $0 p.a. Up to 55 days on purchases Go to site More info
Newcastle Permanent Value+ Credit Card
Enjoy a competitive annual fee and interest rates on purchases, cash advances, and balance transfers.
11.49% p.a. $49 p.a. Up to 55 days on purchases Go to site More info
NAB Low Rate Credit Card
The NAB Low Rate Card offers 0% p.a. on purchases and balance transfers for 15 months. This card also comes with a low annual fee.
0% p.a. for 15 months (reverts to 13.99% p.a.) 0% p.a. for 15 months with a one off 2% balance transfer fee $59 p.a. Up to 55 days on purchases Go to site More info
St.George Vertigo Platinum
A platinum card with a balance transfer offer of 0% p.a. for 20 months and an introductory purchase offer of 1% p.a. for 12 months with an annual fee waiver for the first year.
1% p.a. for 12 months (reverts to 12.74% p.a.) 0% p.a. for 20 months $99 p.a. Up to 55 days on purchases Go to site More info
Westpac 55 Day credit card
Enjoy a balance transfer offer of 0% p.a. for 16 months, an introductory purchase rate of 1% p.a. for up to 12 months, plus a waived annual fee for the first year if applied by 11 October 2016.
1% p.a. for 12 months (reverts to 19.84% p.a.) 0% p.a. for 16 months $0 p.a. annual fee for the first year ($30 p.a. thereafter) Up to 55 days on purchases Go to site More info
Coles Low Rate MasterCard
A low rate MasterCard with a competitive rate on purchases and a low annual fee.
9.99% p.a. 0% p.a. for 6 months $49 p.a. Up to 62 days on purchases Go to site More info
NAB Low Fee Card
Enjoy a low introductory rate of 0% p.a. on balance transfers and purchases for 15 months.
0% p.a. for 15 months (reverts to 19.74% p.a.) 0% p.a. for 15 months with a one off 2% balance transfer fee $30 p.a. Up to 44 days on purchases Go to site More info
ANZ First Visa Credit Card - Exclusive Offer
Take advantage of this exclusive offer and enjoy 0% p.a. for the first 12 months on balance transfers and 0% p.a. for the first 3 months on purchases.
0% p.a. for 3 months (reverts to 19.74% p.a.) 0% p.a. for 12 months $30 p.a. Up to 44 days on purchases Go to site More info
Bank of Melbourne Vertigo Visa Credit Card
Enjoy a low annual fee combined with 0% p.a. balance transfer offer for 18 months and 1% p.a. for 12 months on purchases.
1% p.a. for 12 months (reverts to 13.24% p.a.) 0% p.a. for 18 months $55 p.a. Up to 55 days on purchases Go to site More info
ANZ Low Rate
Save on your existing credit card interest with 0% for 18 months on balance transfers with a low annual fee and low ongoing purchase rate.
13.49% p.a. 0% p.a. for 18 months with 3% balance transfer fee $58 p.a. Up to 55 days on purchases Go to site More info
BankSA Vertigo Visa
A low rate credit card with 0% for 18 months on balance transfers and low ongoing purchase rate from BankSA.
1% p.a. for 12 months (reverts to 13.24% p.a.) 0% p.a. for 18 months $55 p.a. Up to 55 days on purchases Go to site More info
Citi Clear Platinum Card
Enjoy 0% p.a. for 9 months interest-free purchasing and 0% p.a. for 9 months on balance transfers.
0% p.a. for 9 months (reverts to 14.99% p.a.) 0% p.a. for 9 months $99 p.a. Up to 55 days on purchases Go to site More info
BankSA Vertigo Platinum
Experience Platinum card benefits with complimentary insurance policies and 24/7 Visa Platinum Concierge Service. Get 0% for 20 months on balance transfers and 1% for 12 months if you apply by 29 September 2016.
1% p.a. for 12 months (reverts to 12.74% p.a.) 0% p.a. for 20 months $99 p.a. Up to 55 days on purchases Go to site More info
Learn more about Low Rate Credit Cards
  • Business credit cards

Business credit cards provide various advantages for business owners including tax deductions on spending and maximising points earnings potential. Hume provides the choice of three cards that give you the freedom to manage your cash flow.

Rates last updated September 27th, 2016
Rewards Points per $ spent (AMEX) Rewards Points per $ spent (VISA/MC) Bonus Points Annual fee
Hume Business Visa Unsecured Credit Card
Get rewarded by Hume's loyalty program and earn 1.00 point for every $1 spent.
1 $40 p.a. More info
Hume Business Visa Residentially Secured Credit Card
Enjoy a low ongoing purchase rate of 10.1% p.a. plus an annual fee of $40.
1 $40 p.a. More info
Hume Business Visa Commercially Secured Credit Card
A low annual fee card with a low ongoing interest rate plus a loyalty program that lets you earn 1.00 reward point for every $1 spent.
1 $40 p.a. More info
Rates last updated September 27th, 2016
Rewards Points per $ spent (AMEX) Rewards Points per $ spent (VISA/MC) Bonus Points Annual fee
ANZ Business Black
Receive 50,000 bonus points when you spend $10,000 within the first 3 months and get access to a range of premium rewards and travel benefits.
1 50,000 bonus points $450 p.a. Go to site More info
Commonwealth Bank Business Interest Free Days credit card
Take advantage of $0 annual fee for the first year. Get up to 55 interest-free days on purchases and included transit accident insurance.
0 0 $0 p.a. annual fee for the first year ($60 p.a. thereafter) Go to site More info
Commonwealth Bank Business Platinum Awards credit card
Earn up to 3 Awards points per dollar spent, enjoy complimentary insurances and $0 annual fee for the first year.
3 1 $0 p.a. annual fee for the first year ($300 p.a. thereafter) Go to site More info
American Express Platinum Business Card
Receive 100,000 bonus points, earn 1 Membership Rewards point for every dollar spent, complimentary insurances and access to over 600 airport lounges.
1 0 100,000 bonus points $1,500 p.a. Go to site More info
American Express Business Card
One of the original charge cards from American Express the offers complimentary insurances including purchase protection and accident cover.
1 0 $109 p.a. Go to site More info
American Express Gold Business Card
Receive 10,000 bonus points on signup and earn 1 Membership Rewards points per $1 spent with uncapped earnings.
1 0 10,000 bonus points $169 p.a. Go to site More info
American Express Velocity Business Card
A truly dedicated business rewards credit card. Download all your card expenses in a format readable by Quicken, MYOB, Microsoft Excel and more.
1 0 $249 p.a. Go to site More info
Learn more about Business Credit Cards

The benefits of banking with Hume Bank

  • Mutual banking benefit

Banking with a mutual bank means that decisions are made on what is ideal for customers rather than the shareholders.

  • iBank

Internet banking offers access 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

  • mBank

Allows you to manage your money with smart phone banking, available for iPhone, iPad, Android (phone), Windows Phone and web application via a mobile device web browser.

  • Hume Connect

Offers a system to manage your account wherever there is access to a phone, providing the following services:

    • Find out balances of your savings and loan accounts
    • List details of the last five transactions on your accounts
    • Transfer funds between internal accounts
    • Pay your bills using BPAY
    • Find out interest details on your accounts
  • Branches & ATMs

With an expanding network of 19 branches and 45 ATMs across Australia, members have access to a convenient and comprehensive service.

How to apply for Hume Bank Credit Cards

If you would like to apply for a Hume Bank credit card press the ‘Go to Site’ button and you will be redirected to a secure web form. Please have the following details on hand to assist with your application:

Application criteria

  • You must be at least 18 years of age.
  • You must be an Australian citizen or permanent resident to apply.

Required Information

      • Personal Details. Full name, your driver’s licence (if you have one)
      • Employment details. Your employer’s address and contact number, accountant’s name and contact number (if self-employed)
      • Income details. Details of your income, assets and liabilities
      • Customer Number. Your Hume customer number is located on your statement (if you’re already a Hume customer)

What Happens Next?

After completion of the online application Hume Bank will notify you of whether the application has been approved. Once your application has been approved by Hume Bank, it should take within 10 working days to receive your card.

If you are not already a customer of Hume Bank you will need to come into a Hume branch and provide the appropriate ID.

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Frequently asked questions

Do I need to be a Hume customer to apply for a card?

You need to be an existing customer of Hume to be eligible for a Hume Visa Card. If you are a new customer, one of Hume’s consultants will contact you.

Can I make a balance transfer from existing card/s?

Yes, balance transfers can be requested on the application form.

Does Hume Bank support joint account applications?

Yes, joint accounts can be requested via a separate PDF form available in the application process.

How does Hume Bank’s loyalty scheme work?

For every dollar you spend, you will earn  Loyalty point. Points will be credited to your nominated account every six months.

How do I activate my Visa card?

You can activate your Visa credit via iBank or by calling Hume Bank’s dedicated customer service line. You’ll just need to log on to Hume Bank’s online banking portal, ‘Bank. Then, select ‘Activate Card’ and enter the required details.

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Credit Cards Comparison

Rates last updated September 27th, 2016
Purchase rate (p.a.) Balance transfer rate (p.a.) Annual fee
Virgin Australia Velocity Flyer Card - Balance Transfer Offer
Enjoy a 0% p.a. balance transfer offer for 18 months and also earn 2 bonus Velocity Points in the first 3 months on everyday spend.
20.74% p.a. 0% p.a. for 18 months $64 p.a. annual fee for the first year ($129 p.a. thereafter) Go to site More info
ME Bank frank Credit Card
Enjoy a low and consistent interest rate on purchases and cash advances, combined with no annual fee.
11.99% p.a. $0 p.a. Go to site More info
St.George Vertigo Visa
Introductory offer of 0% p.a. for 18 months on balance transfers and 1% p.a. for 12 months on purchases, plus a low annual fee.
1% p.a. for 12 months (reverts to 13.24% p.a.) 0% p.a. for 18 months $55 p.a. Go to site More info
HSBC Platinum Credit Card
Receive a full annual fee refund and save $149 if you meet the $6,000 spend requirement. Enjoy a balance transfer offer and platinum card benefits such as complimentary insurances and concierge services.
19.99% p.a. 0% p.a. for 15 months $149 p.a. Go to site More info

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