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Amalgamated Bank of Chicago Union Strong Card

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Our rating
Min. credit level: Good
Annual Fee: $0
Regular APR: 9.25% Variable
Intro Balance Transfer APR: 0% for 18 months
Intro Purchase APR: 0% for 12 months

Amalgamated Bank of Chicago Union Strong Card

Our rating
Good Min. credit level
$0 Annual Fee
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Highlights & Features


Spending Rewards
  • 5X ABOC Rewards Points per dollar on up to $1,500 in select categories each quarter:
    • January – March: Qualifying Groceries, Fitness clubs, Hospitals, and Pharmacies
    • April – June: Qualifying Home improvement, Gardening,, and other major online retailers
    • July – September: Travel, Gas
    • October – December: Qualifying Dining, Groceries, Liquor stores, and
  • 1X ABOC Rewards Point per dollar on all other purchases
Introductory Bonus
  • $150 statement credit after you spend $1,200 on purchases within the first 90 days


This offer is only available for new accounts.

Balance Transfers

A balance transfer is a way to move debt from one card to another with the goal of saving money on interest.

Intro Balance Transfer APR 0% for 18 months
Regular Balance Transfer APR 9.25% Variable
Balance Transfer Fee 3%, $5 minimum
How to Transfer a Balance on a Credit Card


Penalty APR N/A
Late Fee Up to $35
Returned Payment Fee Up to $25
Additional Cards Annual Fee N/A
Foreign Transaction Fee None
Learn About Types of Credit Card Fees

Cash Advances

Borrowing cash on your card is a cash advance. Cash advances usually come with very high fees. Even worse, cash advances can signal to lenders that you’re being irresponsible with money.

Cash Advance APR 14.25% Variable
Cash Advance Fee 3%, $5 minimum
How to Get a Cash Advance with a Credit Card
Amalgamated Bank of Chicago Union Strong Card


  • 0% Intro APR on Purchases for 12 months and Balance Transfers for 18 months; after that the variable APR will be 9.25% (V), based on your creditworthiness.
  • Earn $150 statement credit after you spend $1,200 on purchases within the first 90 days from account opening
  • Earn 5x rewards on up to $1,500 in combined purchases each quarter in popular categories such as dining, groceries, travel,
    and automotive
  • No upper limit on the points you can accumulate, and since points never expire, you can save up for a big award!
  • Earn Points on Every Purchase! It’s simple: $1 = 1 Point
  • No Annual Fee
  • Select Your Rewards Your Way

Amalgamated Bank of Chicago

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1-312-822-3000 or

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The Amalgamated Bank of Chicago Union Strong Mastercard is a low interest credit card that earns rewards in popular categories. This credit card offers a $150 statement credit if you make $1,200 on purchases within 90 days of account opening.

You’ll get 5X Rewards Points on up to $1,500 in combined purchases per quarter in rotating categories which include dining, groceries, travel, and online retailers. You’ll get 1X ABOC Rewards Point per dollar for all other purchases.

Your Amalgamated Bank of Chicago Union Strong Card comes with an intro APR. Late payments will not raise your APR.

This card has no annual fee (see complete pricing & rewards information here).

This credit card is very similar to the ABOC Platinum Rewards Mastercard® Credit Card, but provides union benefits and lower interest rates.

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