How to Apply for Wells Fargo Secured Visa Credit Card

Applying for a Wells Fargo Secured Visa Credit Card can be accomplished by clicking on the “Apply Online” button on this page. The card is particularly useful for restoring creditworthiness for those who have poor credit ratings. Additional benefits include zero liability for card fraud emergency card replacement.


In order to be deemed eligible for the Wells Fargo Secured Visa Credit Card, you must meet the following requirements:

  • Be 18 years of age or older
  • Be a resident of the United States
  • Not have any bankruptcies in the previous 6 months

How to Apply

Step 1: Go to This Webpage.

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Step 2: After scrolling down a little bit, click on the orange “Apply Now” button.

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Step 3: After being redirected to the account login page, enter your username and password. If you do not have an account, continue to scroll down and click the blue “Continue” button.

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Step 4: For those without a Wells Fargo online banking account, the next page is where you will enter all of your personal and financial information. Starting under the “Personal Information” heading, enter the following:

  • Your name
  • Your current address (including city, state and ZIP code)
  • Your date of birth
  • Your home phone number
  • Email address
  • Social security number
  • Your citizenship
  • Security word


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Step 5: In the next section, enter your financial information. This includes:

  • Your housing status
  • Monthly mortgage or rent payment
  • Employment status
  • Whether or not you receive additional income
  • Whether or not you are affiliated with a financial institution
  • Credit line amount
  • Collateral funding amount

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Step 6: Decide whether you would like to receive an email of the Terms and Conditions.  Read and review the Terms and Conditions and the Privacy Policy, and, finally, click the blue “Submit” button to find out whether or not you have been approved for a Wells Fargo Secured Visa Credit Card.