Financial Tips for College Students

There is a lot of financial advice for college students out there: Sign up for this; avoid that; keep an eye on how much you spend here. There’s great college financial advice available, but what you need are resources – the proper tools to follow that advice. That’s where Santander Bank steps in. Take advantage of our financial resources for college students and simplify your financial planning.


Financial Resources for College Students



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1Other fees may apply, including a Paper Statement fee, if you elect to receive paper statements. Refer to your fee schedule for details.

2No Monthly Fee for Santander® Savings with any consumer Santander checking account or with $100 average daily balance in the Santander® Savings account (otherwise, $1.00). All other fees apply.

3No Monthly Fee for Santander® Money Market Savings with any consumer Santander checking account or with $10,000 average daily balance in the Santander® Money Market Savings account (otherwise, $10.00). All other fees apply.

4 0% introductory APR for 24 billing cycles on balance transfers made within 90 days of opening your account and 0% introductory APR for 12 billing cycles on purchases. After the introductory period, a variable APR for balance transfers and purchases from 13.24% to 23.24% based on the Prime Rate and your creditworthiness, with a transaction fee for each balance transfer of either $10 or 4%, whichever is greater. There is no grace period on balance transfers. Also if you take a balance transfer offer, this means that unless your purchase APR is at an introductory or promotional 0% APR, you will pay interest on new purchases from the date made if you do not pay all balances, including the promotional balance transfer, in full by the next payment due date appearing on your statement. Cash advance APR of 25.24%. Minimum finance charge of $1.50. The fee for cash advances is $10 or 5%, whichever is greater. Penalty APR of 30.74%, which may apply indefinitely to your account if you miss payments or otherwise default. The foreign transaction fee is 3% of the gross amount of transactions made in a foreign currency and transactions made in U.S. Dollars that are processed outside the 50 United States, District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, or Santander ATMs in Mexico. Purchases of wire transfers from a nonfinancial institution of either $10 or 4% of the amount of each transaction, whichever is greater. There is no annual fee. Rates effective as of 06/01/2017. Rates are subject to change.

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