Starting today, it’s possible to split bills interest-free with the Bank Norwegian Credit Card until February 28th, 2024. In practice, this means that you can spread the cost of your purchases over six months without it costing a single penny extra. At the same time, you can earn CashPoints or cashback on your purchases.
In this post, I do a quick Bank Norwegian Visa Card unboxing and look at some of the highlights of the 2023 version of the card.
What about the best travel credit cards in Sweden? After trying more than 150 credit cards so far (yes, that number is right, check this post), I wrote two articles on the best credit cards in Sweden (here, and here). But then I got many questions regarding travel credit cards specifically, so here we go!
Bank Norwegian Visa pauses card referrals? One of the most loved benefits of the Bank Norwegian Visa card was that you could “refer a friend” (värva en vän) and get 200 cashpoints for free.
Bank Norwegian interest rate was just increased to 1.8% on savings accounts effective today, November 4th, 2022. Last September, the central bank increased the repo rates by 1%. Now it is more expensive to borrow money (loans and mortgages will go up), but there is also more incentive to save money in bank accounts (similar to what happened during 2013-2014).
In November 2021, Bank Norwegian was acquired by the Swedish bank Nordax Bank AB. Now the two banks are planning to carry out an intra-group merger where the operations of Bank Norwegian will be transferred to Nordax Bank. Bank Norwegian is sending out notifications to customers, as they are obliged to inform you as a customer before the merger takes place. The merger is expected to be completed in the first quarter of 2023 at the latest.
In this post, I cover the best FREE credit cards in Norway. My top options include the Komplett Bank Mastercard, the InstaPay Mastercard, Ikano Visa and Resurs Gold, among others. All of them with no annual fees and completely free!
Bank Norwegian sends an update on their Norwegian Visa card, which reminds of FREE cash withdrawals, Apple/Google Pay and various insurances that are handy during the holidays.
Bank Norwegian loans recently changed their interest rates and sent out an update via email. You can borrow up to 600.000 kr and repay up to 15 years for renewing your house or investing somewhere else.
Finding the best free credit cards in Sweden can be challenging. Here are my top 3 options for 2023, including the Resurs Classic, the American Express Green Card, Northmill Bank Kontokredit, and Marginalen Traveller Mastercard credit card. All of them with no annual fees and completely free!