How to Apply for the Fifth Third Cash Rewards Credit Card

The Fifth Third Cash Rewards Credit Card is your standard cash rewards card, offering bonus rewards on gas and groceries (2%) and your usual 1% cashback on everything else. They’ve also thrown in some insurance, made it free of annual fees and given it a flexible APR which means if your credit score is any good it’s not a bad choice. The online portal is streamlined and secure, having you jump through quite a few hoops before your application is complete. To review these, scroll down, we’ve compiled a step by step set of instructions to support you through said application.

You’re going to want to read the privacy policy before entering any personal or financial information into the web portal.

How to Apply

Navigate to the card summary page and click on the Apply Now link as shown below.

fifth-third-platinum-apply-1Step 1-Login

In the case that you are already banking with Fifth Third Bank, just enter in your security credentials into the fields of the left hand window. If you’re new to the site, first enter in your ZIP Code before clicking Continue.

fifth-third-platinum-apply-2Step 2-Card Selection Review

If you are satisfied with your card selection, click Continue once again.

fifth-third-platinum-apply-3Step 3-Personal information

Enter in the following personal information into the appropriate fields:

  • Full Name
  • Full Physical Address
  • Whether you rent or own
  • Monthly housing payment
  • Whether you’re address has changed in the past 3 months
  • Phone Number
  • Email
  • SSN
  • Date of Birth
  • Driver’s License Number
  • State Issed
  • Expiration date of Driver’s License

fifth-third-platinum-apply-7Step 4-Employment Information

Under employment information, you will need the following:

  • Employment Status
  • Gross Annual Income
  • Employer Name
  • Employer Phone Number
  • Length of Employment

fifth-third-platinum-apply-8Step 5-Security Questions

They will then ask you a number of questions to confirm your identity.

fifth-third-platinum-apply-6Step 6-Features and Disclosures

After steps 1-5 have been completed, you will then run over the features/options of this card as well as read over its terms and conditions to ensure that you agree with them before sending in your application for review.