Foundation Credit Card

Our credit card to help you build your credit score

Are you new to credit or do you have a bad credit rating? If you’re looking to build or​ improve your credit score, our Foundation Credit Card could help you.

  • Starting credit limits between £250 - £1,500.
  • Monthly repayments from just £25.
  • You may be considered for regular credit limit increases if you stay within your credit limit, make your minimum payments on time and manage your account and any other credit products well (such as loans and other credit cards).
  • With access to Tesco Bank CreditView, provided by TransUnion, for 3 years from account opening you can track your credit score with monthly credit updates.
  • Collect Tesco Clubcard points almost everywhere you use your card, plus your usual points in Tesco. See our rewards page for full details about the points you could collect and the terms that apply.
  • Manage your money with our easy to use Mobile Banking App and Online Banking services.

Your credit limit and APR may vary subject to your individual circumstances.

      Representative example

      Representative 27.5% APR (variable)
      Interest rate on purchases 27.5% p.a. (variable)
      Assumed credit limit £1200  

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        Applying online is easy and takes 10 minutes.


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        Tesco Bank Credit Cards are available to UK residents aged 18 and over. Subject to status.

        Tesco Bank Credit Cards are provided by: Tesco Bank, PO Box 344 Newcastle Upon Tyne, NE12 2GF.