How does Fingerhut calculate monthly payments?

*For items with a retail of $9.98 and less, all of the retail price will be paid in one payment. **For Total Retail Prices $1,400 and above, the minimum monthly payment is 5% of the balance. Already have a Fingerhut account balance or making more than one purchase?

What is the minimum payment for Fingerhut?

With this program, you’ll be able to make a Fingerhut purchase between $50 and the spending limit they give you. You must make a down payment of at least $50 toward the balance, and then pay off the rest in the time limit they specify after (usually a few months).

Does Fingerhut hurt your credit?

Yes, the Fingerhut Credit Card will do a hard pull. You can apply for it with no credit though. It has a lower credit-score requirement than most store cards, so you may be able to qualify with bad credit if you have a steady income and not too much debt.

Does Fingerhut charge monthly?

Although you can buy the items sold through Fingerhut outright, you can also pay for them via monthly payments. Either way, you have to qualify for one of the company’s two forms of credit, the Fingerhut Fetti Revolving Credit Account issued by WebBank or the WebBank/Fingerhut FreshStart® Credit Account.

How does Fingerhut line of credit work?

The Fingerhut FreshStart® Credit Account is a 3-step installment credit program that can help shoppers build buying power with us. First, if approved, you make a 1-time purchase up to your credit limit. Then make a $30 down payment and your order is shipped.

How many payments does Fingerhut take?

Last, you pay off your purchase through six or eight preset monthly payments. The monthly payment will be calculated at the time of purchase based on the order amount, plus shipping and handling, taxes and finance charges.

Can you pay off Fingerhut early?

If you pay off your initial purchase within 6 or 8 payments or earlier with no instance of late payments, we will issue a revolving WebBank/Fingerhut Credit Account to you.

How do I know when my Fingerhut payment is due?

The due date for the Fingerhut Credit Card is at least 24 days after the close of each credit card billing period. Fingerhut Credit Card due dates are on the same day of the month for every billing period, and are listed on the online account details page as well as at the top of the monthly billing statement.

What happens if I miss a Fingerhut payment?

Yes, the Fingerhut Credit Account does have a late fee of up to $30, which applies when cardholders don’t make the minimum payment by the due date. The late fee for Fingerhut Credit Card is $25, and it will increase to $30 for subsequent late payments within 6 months.

Can I use a Fingerhut credit card anywhere?

You can mainly use your Fingerhut Credit Card for purchases on, the Fingerhut catalog, and shopping Fingerhut merchandise over the phone. You may also use your credit card to make purchases with select Fingerhut partners.

How do I pay my Fingerhut credit card?

By phone: Call 1-800-208-2500 and enter your card information when prompted. Online: Log in to your online account and click on “Make a Payment.”. Through the mobile app: Log in to your account and select your card, then tap “Make a Payment.”.

Is Fingerhut good?

Fingerhut is a good credit card for building credit, even if you don’t plan on shopping from’s catalogue. With a $0 annual fee and a lower credit-score requirement than most store cards, the Fingerhut Credit Account can help people with limited credit history improve their credit standing for free.

Can I cancel my Fingerhut account?

We can close your Account at any time. You can cancel or close your Account at any time by writing to us at WebBank, Fingerhut Credit Account Services, P.O. Box 0260, St Cloud, MN 56395-0260. If we have issued you a card with your Account number, you must cut it in half and return it to us.

Why does Fingerhut give temporary credit increase?

Their temporary credit line increases are a way to get customers to spend more money with Fingerhut. In order to keep the temporary increase, you must spend up to the new account limit.

How long does it take for Fingerhut to pay off fresh?

Now usually within two weeks, you will get an email saying that they have approved you for credit. Once they do so you will be able to open a revolving credit line with them that does not require a down payment. So it will show up on your credit like a credit card.