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Emirates Skywards Credit Card


Representative APR
17.9%
Cash Advance AER
27.9%
Interest Free Period
50 Days
Fee
£0
Int'l Charges
2.99%
Free Warranty Cover
No
Cash Back
No
Airmiles
Yes
Rewards
No

Representative Example: Based on a credit limit of £1200.00 charged at 17.9% variable per annum for purchases.  Representative 17.9% APR variable.

The Skywards Credit Card from Emirates


The Emirates Skywards Credit Card is a credit card with airmiles, a mid-range cost of credit and no annual fee. The credit card is provided by Emirates with a representative APR of 17.9% and a cash AER of 27.9%. There is a usage charge of 2.99% on international transactions.

Interest Free Period
Users benefit from an interest fee period of 50 days provided the credit card balance is settled in full with each statement period. Clearing your balance each month enables interest free short-term borrowing and may positivley benefit your credit profile.

Cost of Borrowing
With a representative APR of 17.9% the Emirates Skywards Credit Card is potentiallly cheaper to use than 114 other cards listed (as of December we list 184 credit cards). The cash advance AER (Annual Equivalent Rate) of 27.9% makes this card more expensive compared to other cards for borrowing cash.

Recommendation
The Skywards Credit Card is suitable for those looking to accrue airmiles (which may be exchanged for flights) as they spend. Further, this card has been shortlisted by our editors as it fits the criteria for providing an above average feature set.

Before applying for this credit card, view the credit card suitability check-list below to see if the financial product is appropriate for your individual requirements and circumstances.
Is the Emirates Skywards Credit Card suitable for you?
Low Purchase Interest Rate
Low Cash Interest Rate
No Annual Fee
Cashback
Airmiles / Rewards
Gold / Platinum
May accept users with impaired credit
How does the Skywards Credit Card from Emirates compare with other credit cards in the market?
Key Feature Avg High Low
Rep APR (%) 17.9 19.7 59.9 6.4
Cash Advance AER (%) 27.9 25.4 69.9 6.5
Annual Fee (£) 0 n/a 50 0
Interest Free Period (Days) 50 n/a 60 0
Cash Back (£) 0 n/a 65.63 0
Int'l Charges (%) 2.99 2.7 2.99 0

* Comparison is made against data from 184 credit cards covering the whole of the market.


Apply


When applying for the Skywards Credit Card, consider the following factors to encourage a successful application response from Emirates.
  • If you are not sure of your current credit status or have recently made numerous applications for credit, we recommend you obtain a credit report / score from Experian or Equifax before applying to Emirates.
  • You will need to supply your personal details such as your bank account information and the nature of your residence (i.e. tenant, homeowner).
  • You will need to provide details of employment and income.
  • Certain credit card issuers require details of any existing debts you may have.
  • If you are planning to do a balance transfer, have the details of card balances at hand as the majority of providers process this information during the application.
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THIS IS NOT AN OFFICIAL PAGE FOR THE EMIRATES SKYWARDS CREDIT CARD. EXCEPT WHERE INDICATED, MONEYGEM DOES NOT HAVE A DIRECT RELATIONSHIP WITH EMIRATES AND DOES NOT PROVIDE CUSTOMER SERVICE OR SUPPORT FOR THIS FINANCIAL PRODUCT.

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