Do you currently have a credit card? If so, how many do you manage at once? Today, it is not uncommon to see someone with a credit card, as millions of people have at least one credit card to their name, that they use on everyday purchases. Being in possession of a good credit score is essential if you want to make major purchases such as a car or a house, as your score and history will more than likely be checked.
The best way to increase your credit score and keep it at a good place is simply to make sure that you pay your balances on time after making a purchase. Many major retailers today offer their own credit cards with a lot of different options. You may want to do your own bit of research in order to make a decision on which one you’d like to go with.
One of the more popular retailers that offers credit card is Walmart. In this article we’re going to show you how you too can apply for a Walmart credit card. This can be done in-store or online. Following that we will explain how to log into Walmart’s online credit card account system so you can manage your balance from the comfort of your home or office.
Step 1: Applying For A Card
To get started on this process, we will show you how to apply for a Walmart credit card on the official Walmart site, www.walmart.com.
Applying for a credit card online is much more convenient than applying in-store, since you will know almost instantly if you have been approved. Navigate to this website by using your preferred web browser and, after coming to the home page, click the “Credit Card” link on the far-right side of the page. From here you’ll be taken to a page with a lot of different options as to where to go next. Walmart offers a number of different perks for their credit card customers, including discounts on gas and fraud protection. If you’d like to learn a bit more about Walmart’s credit options click “Learn More”, otherwise click “Apply Now” to begin the application process.
Continue through the next few pages and fill out any required information boxes to finalize and complete the application. You should know almost instantly if you have been approved for a credit line.
Step 2: Accessing Account Online
After you have been approved and your card has arrived in the mail, and you have then activated the card over the phone, you will likely want to log into Walmart’s credit card account system in order to manage it from your home or office computer. To do this, simply navigate to www.walmart.com/creditlogin and click the white “Access Account” button on this page.
As a first-time member, you will want to click the “enroll now” link located near the left side of the page. You will create a unique User ID# and password during this process, both of which you will need to log in.