Reward cards offering perks for both luxury and budget travelers.
Founded as Union Bank of Switzerland in 1862, UBS is now in 50 countries spread across five continents, with extensive experience serving high-net-worth, corporate and institutional clients.
UBS–branded credit cards come from its Wealth Management Americas franchise. Among this department’s other offerings are cash management, investments, private wealth management and securities-backed lending.
- Received Euromoney’s Best Global Private Bank award in 2017. It ranked first in 11 global and 33 regional country-specific categories.
- Won Best Global Private Bank at the Eighth Annual Global Private Banking Awards in 2016. It also received the Best Private Bank in Asia Award.
- World’s Best Bank for Wealth Management at the Euromoney Awards for Excellence in 2016.
Types of UBS credit cards
UBS offers two credit cards with flexible rewards program that focus on travel perks and benefits.
UBS Visa Infinite: Good for frequent travelers
This premium travel card offers high-level perks in travel and rewards. With an annual price tag of $450, it better.
Good for travel
- Access more than 1,000 top-tiered airport lounges.
- Get an annual $250 travel credit.
- Take advantage of comprehensive travel protection.
- No foreign transaction fees.
Good for rewards when you spend big
- Earn 3x points on travel, 2x points on gas and groceries and 1x on everything else.
- Signup bonus of 25,000 points after you spend $3,000 in the first month.
- Redeem rewards for travel, merchandise and even to offset your annual fee.
UBS Visa Signature: Good for budget travelers
It’s hard to find a travel card that doesn’t demand an annual fee. Get rewards for use toward travel and shopping with this no-fee card. But watch out for a 3% foreign transaction fee when spending abroad.
Good for rewards
- Earn 1x points on all purchases.
- Earn 5,000 bonus points after your spend $3,000 in the first three months.
- Redeem rewards toward travel, merchandise and your general statement charges.
Good for travel
- Merely having the card get help you access exclusive golf clubs, ground transportation services and sightseeing tours.
- Concierge services help with travel and dining plans.
- Get upgrades at more than 700 luxury hotels worldwide.
The benefits of banking with UBS
If you’re someone who could benefit from financial management and planning, UBS offers a range of banking services through Wealth Management Americas.
As a cardholder, you also enjoy:
- Internet banking. Access online and mobile banking platforms to view your statements, make payments, manage bills and more.
- UBS mobile wallet. Pay for purchases by swiping or tapping your card with your Apple, Samsung or Android phone.
- Fraud protection. These cards comes with zero liability, protecting you against fraud.
How to apply for a UBS credit card
The only way to apply for any UBS credit card is to call 888-762-1232 and talk to a representative. Each card comes with credit score and income requirements to qualify.
To complete the application, you’ll need to provide:
- Your full name and contact information.
- Your residential status.
- Your annual income, source of income and employment information.
- Your Social Security number.
- Always consider your options and your financial situation before you apply for a credit card.