How to Apply for the DSW Credit Card

All DSW fans should consider the DSW Credit Card, a card with a ridiculous 20 points/$1 spent at DSW rewards program. Unfortunately for DSW the application for this card is needlessly complicated, but we’re here, so don’t worry. Our official application guide, available just below, will help you wade through the bullsh*t and get shopping pronto.

Before applying you may want to review the Comenity Bank online privacy policy as they are the one’s handling the card.


All applicants must:

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

How to Apply

To get things started navigate to the DSW card summary page from where, upon selecting apply now, you will be redirected to the member sign-in page.


Step 1- Member Sign In

If you are a member, sign in at this point to continue on to the application. If not, select not a rewards member yet and prepare yourself for an extra form. Members can skip to step 4.


Step 2- Personal Information

Submit the following to create your rewards account:

  • Full Name
  • Gender
  • Birthdate
  • Email Address
  • Street Address
  • Phone Number


Step 3- Password Creation

Indicate your ideal password, read through the terms and select set up account to be redirected to the application.


Step 4- Application Summary

Select start application to continue.


Step 5- Personal Data

Submit the following to complete this section of the application:

  • Full Name
  • SSN
  • Date of Birth
  • Annual Income
  • Street Address
  • Phone Number
  • Email Address


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Step 6- Card Options

You can add an authorized buyer or a referral code at this point.



Step 7- Disclosures

Review the terms and conditions and, if you agree, submit the application for review.