Instruction: Print out and save this page to ensure a smooth transition from one credit card to another. First, gather some information on your old card. Dig out your most recent bill and a copy of the current agreement with the old credit card, plus the agreement with the new card company.
Toll-free number for customer service
Toll-free number for
Date intro rate expires
transfer APR expires
out the form now. (Your information
will not be saved by us). Now that you
have the necessary information, you're
ready to make the transfer. Follow these
steps in order, checking them off one
at a time.
card account close-out procedure
Send minimum payment to old company by
Sign up for new card.
While balance is pending, continue
to make minimum payments by due date to old card.
Receive notice of balance transfer
to new company.
Call old company to verify
Receive billing statement with
zero balance from old card company.
Close old account by calling
or writing the issuer. Ask the issuer to note in any statement
to a credit bureau that the account was closed at the