How to Apply for the BoatUS BankAmericard Cash Rewards Visa Credit Card

Ahoy! Boaters around the world will delight in Bank of America’s (BoA) BoatUS BankAmericard, although the card truly doesn’t offer anything that the normal BoA cash rewards Visa does, and with the same exact rates and fees it’s difficult to see what about this particular card lends itself to boaters. Any who, for those interested in applying and perhaps finding out what makes this card unique please look just below for a full guide to applying for the BoatUS BankAmericard.

Before running gung-ho into the application, however, be sure to read the BoA Privacy Policy to ensure your information is being properly protected.


All applicants must meet the following requirements before applying:

  • Be at least 18 years of age
  • Have a valid US street address
  • Have a US SSN

How to Apply

Applicants will find the secure application available from the BoatUS card summary page. From this page, select the blue get started link in order to be redirected to the secure form.


Step 1- Personal Information

Enter the following personal information into the provided fields:

  • Full name
  • Phone number
  • Email
  • Address
  • Country of residence
  • Billing address (if different)
  • Housing status
  • Monthly housing payment
  • SSN
  • Date of birth
  • Mother’s maiden name
  • Country of citizenship
  • Citizenship status

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Step 2- Financial Information

In order to be properly evaluated as a potential cardholder BoA requires you to submit the following pieces of information detailing your financial circumstances:

  • Employment status
  • Years in occupation
  • Occupation
  • Work phone number
  • Total annual income
  • Source of income

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Step 3- Card Features

If you would like to perform a balance transfer or add an additional cardholder you may do so at this point in the application.


Step 4- Terms and Conditions

Read through the following terms and conditions, also available here, and, if you agree, click continue to submit your application.

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