Secured Card Tip Sheets

Integrating a Credit Building Product

This guide will help you map out how to thoughtfully integrate a credit building product into your financial education practice.

Assessing Fit and Need for a Secured Card

Success with a secured credit card is impacted by the circumstances the client faces, the habits they build around repayment, and knowledge surrounding the product. For this reason a product that works well for one client may not be the best option for another. This guide helps financial coaches determine if a secured credit card is a good fit for their clients.

Helping Clients Apply for a Secured Credit Card

This tip sheet walks financial coaches through a step-by-step process for helping clients apply for a Capital One secured credit card.

Measure Credit Building Outcomes

This guide will help you identify what data to collect to effectively track progress towards your intended credit building outcomes.