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Reasons Canadians Our U.S. Banking Bundle

  • Free, unlimited transfers and instant exchange2 between your Canadian and U.S. RBC bank accounts.
  • Over 50,000 no-fee4, ATMs nationwide.
  • No foreign transaction fees on U.S. purchases + unlimited 1% cash back when you redeem your points earned with your RBC Bank Visa Signature Black card3,5

Key Features

Visa Signature Black U.S. Credit Card

Annual Fee: $01    
Additional Card: $0
Purchase Rate: Low Introductory APR

  • Earn 1 RBC Rewards point for every $1 you spend3.
  • Redeem for travel, gift cards, merchandise or 1.00% cash back3,5.
  • Travel with your choice of any airline, any flight, any time when you redeem. No blackout periods or seat restrictions.
  • Enjoy built-in insurance coverage that protects your travels, purchases and more when you use your card to pay7. More insurance details

  • We’ll use your Canadian credit history and your RBC Royal Bank relationship to help you qualify.
  • Get emergency cash and card replacement.
  • Enjoy travel perks such as signature concierge services to scheduled events and access to tickets.
  • You’re covered by Visa’s Zero Liability Policy8 protecting you against unauthorized use.

Direct Checking U.S. Bank Account

Annual Fee:
$0 for the first year**

  • Free and unlimited online CAD <> USD exchange and transfers between your RBC Royal Bank (Canadian) and RBC Bank (U.S.) accounts – 24/7 with no delay2.
  • Use your RBC Bank Visa Debit card to get cash at over 50,000 ATMs nationwide.
  • Pay your U.S. credit cards and other bills online, from Canada or the U.S.

  • You don’t need to be a U.S. resident. We use your Canadian address to open your account.
  • Deposit U.S. checks using your smartphone or tablet.
  • 10 debits per month; $1 per additional debit9.
  • No minimum balance.
  • FDIC insured up to $250,000 per ownership category10.

You’re Pre-Qualified*! Apply Online in Just 5 Minutes

Simplify your cross-border lifestyle today with easy U.S. banking.

  • Sign up for a Direct Checking U.S. Bank account with eStatements and apply for an RBC Bank Visa Signature Black U.S. credit card today and you can enjoy no-annual-fee cross-border banking for 1 year1,**.
  • Offer ends August 22nd, 2020.
Quick, Easy & Secure Online Application

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RBC Bank is RBC Bank (Georgia), National Association (“RBC Bank”), a wholly owned U.S. banking subsidiary of Royal Bank of Canada, and is a member of the U.S. Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (“FDIC”). U.S. deposit accounts are insured by the FDIC up to the maximum amount permissible by law. U.S. banking products and services are offered and provided by RBC Bank. Canadian banking products and services are offered and provided by Royal Bank of Canada. U.S. deposit accounts are not insured by the Canada Deposit Insurance Corporation (“CDIC”).
This pre-qualified offer is based on the credit and financially related information RBC Bank has about you and all terms of your pre-qualification for a $5,000 Visa Signature Black U.S. Credit Card expire on August 22nd, 2020. By accepting this offer, you are giving us permission to obtain your Credit Bureau report. Both your account approval and the actual credit card line amount for which you qualify will be based on your current income, recent changes to credit history and debt-to-income ratios. RBC Bank reserves the right to withdraw this offer even after acceptance by you should a change occur in your credit rating or other eligibility criteria since or before being selected for this offer. The offer is non-transferable. If you respond with a co-applicant, the pre-qualified offer will no longer apply and your response will be treated as an application for which there is no pre-qualified offer. If your credit line is less than $5,000, you will receive a Platinum account. The benefits for Platinum accounts differ from Visa Signature accounts. You also understand that the Annual Percentage Rate you receive will be determined based on your creditworthiness. To be eligible for and to accept this pre-approved offer you must provide the promotion code PREQUALIFIED.
Offer period is June 23rd, 2020 through August 22nd, 2020 (“Offer Period”). Offer is available for new clients of RBC Bank (U.S.) only. A new client is defined as an individual who has not been a primary or secondary accountholder on any RBC Bank U.S. checking account for the 18 months prior to the start of the offer period. To qualify, client must open a new RBC Bank Direct Checking account and be approved for an RBC Bank credit card before the end of the Offer Period. Employees of Royal Bank of Canada do not qualify for this offer. Direct Checking account must be enrolled in eStatements, account must be funded according to the Personal Schedule of Fees and the credit card opened by August 29th, 2020 . For eligible clients, RBC Bank will waive the Direct Checking monthly or annual fee for 1 year. All other checking account fees apply. If a client applies for a RBC Bank Visa Signature Black Plus credit card, the annual fee of the credit card is not waived. Offer is available for a limited time only and can be withdrawn at any time.
All loans and lines of credit are subject to approval. Additional credit card transaction fees will apply as follows: Balance Transfers - Either $10 or 3% of the amount of each transfer, whichever is greater (after the end of the introductory period, the maximum fee is $99). The Balance Transfer fee has no maximum during the introductory period (first 6 monthly billing cycles); thereafter, this fee will be a maximum of $99 per Balance Transfer. Cash Advances - Either $5 or 3.5% of the amount of each Cash Advance, whichever is greater. Foreign Transaction Fee - 1.5% of the U.S. Dollar amount of the foreign transaction if the transaction is conducted in foreign currency. Late Payment Fee- up to $35. Returned Payment Fee - up to $35. Annual Fee Visa Signature Black Plus - $75. Annual Percentage Rate is 9.99% to 19.99% for Visa Platinum and Visa Signature Accounts based on your credit worthiness. This APR will vary with the market based on the Prime Rate. Prime Rate: As published in the Wall Street Journal; current rate is 3.25% as of April 1, 2020.
No foreign transaction fees or transfer fees will be charged. Foreign exchange rates apply when converting currencies. Standard account charges may apply. Maximum transaction limits may apply and are subject to change. Availability of the money will depend on the time when it is sent from Royal Bank of Canada or RBC Bank. Transaction may not appear on your account transaction history until the following day but will reflect the date of transfer.
Refer to the RBC Rewards Program Rules and Conditions provided with your credit card for details. Rewards Points are not earned on balance transfers and cash advances.
There is no fee associated with accessing these ATMs but standard account charges apply.
1.00% cash back from the Visa Signature Black/Platinum and 1.25% cash back from the Visa Signature Black Plus credit cards can only be redeemed with RBC Rewards points.
Prime Rate: As published in the Wall Street Journal; current rate is 3.25% as of April 1, 2020.
All insurance is subject to limitations and exclusions. Insurance products are offered by Visa and are not insured by the FDIC or any federal government agency and are not a deposit or other obligation of, or guaranteed by, any bank or bank affiliate.
Visa's Zero Liability Policy covers U.S. issued cards only and does not apply to commercial credit cards, ATM transactions, or PIN transactions not processed by Visa. Cardholder must notify card issuer promptly of any unauthorized use. Consult issuer for additional details or visit
Debit transaction charges do not include service charges and online fund transfers such as a transfer to a deposit account, a credit card payment and north and south transfers from an RBC Royal Bank account and RBC Bank account in the same name.
Subject to the maximum extent permitted by law. Amount of coverage is based on the account balance and account ownership. For details visit