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We’re giving away $10,000 every month

Become a Sallie Mae Ignite or Sallie Mae Accelerate cardholder, and be automatically entered for a chance to win $10,000 toward student loans in Sallie Mae’s Swipe Away $10K Sweepstakes

Sallie Mae IgniteSM

For Students

A card that rewards financial responsibility.

Students, earn 1% cash back on every purchase. Plus make six consecutive on-time payments and get a 25% bonus on your cash back rewards. It’s simple. Responsibility pays. In cash.

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Sallie Mae AccelerateSM

A more rewarding way to pay down student loans.

Earn 1.25% cash back on every purchase. Then get a 25% bonus on cash back rewards when used to help pay down any student loan - federal or private. It’s simple.

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Sallie Mae EvolveSM

Earn yourself a bonus, just for being you.

Earn 1.25% cash back on every purchase. Then get a 25% bonus on rewards earned in your top two categories of spend each month. Automatically. Whatever they are. You spend, you earn. Easy as that.

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Sallie Mae AccelerateSM credit card

You're mobile.
So are we.

Our mobile app puts all of these credit card features–and all this control–in your pocket.

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Digital dispute

FICO® Score

Customized alerts

We keep it simple. Because who doesn’t like simple?

Our credit cards have no annual fees, , . No limit on cash back earned. No rotating categories or tiers. No matter which cash back credit card you choose. We’re here to help, not get in your way.

Included with all credit cards

Cell Phone Protection

Pay your monthly cell phone bill with your Sallie Mae credit card and get up to $600 per claim in cell phone protection.

$0 liability on unauthorized charges

You're never responsible for unauthorized purchases on your credit card.

Customer Service

100% US-based customer service

Digital Wallets

Add your cash back credit card to a digital wallet in seconds and speed through checkout.

Instant Perks

Unlock additional rewards with responsible financial behavior.

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NO PURCHASE NECESSARY. A PURCHASE DOES NOT IMPROVE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. The Swipe Away 10K Sweepstakes begins at 12:00 AM Eastern Daylight Savings Time (“EDT”) on 10/1/19 and ends at 11:59:59 PM EDT on 9/30/20. Sweepstakes is open only to legal residents of the fifty (50) United States, D.C., and all US Territories who are the age of the majority in the jurisdiction in which they reside and who are Sallie Mae Ignite or Sallie Mae Accelerate cardholders in good standing as of the date they are notified as a potential winner. One (1) Grand Prize valued at up to $10,000 will be awarded each month. The total value of all prizes awarded in this Sweepstakes: up to $120,000. Odds of winning depend upon the number of eligible entries received. Void where prohibited. Sweepstakes subject to complete Official Rules available at SPONSOR: The Sponsor of this Sweepstakes is Sallie Mae Bank, 300 Continental Drive, Newark, DE 19713. This Sweepstakes is in no way sponsored, endorsed or administered by, or associated with Instagram or Twitter.

Requires mobile app to redeem and a checking/savings account to receive direct deposit.

To access these features and benefits you must download the Sallie Mae credit card app.

You may initiate a dispute through the mobile app within the transaction details or by contacting us in writing at Sallie Mae, PO Box 1230, Menlo Park, CA 94026.

FICO is a registered trademark of the Fair Isaac Corporation in the United States and other countries.

Cell phone protection is provided by Mastercard under a group insurance policy issued by New Hampshire Insurance Company, an AIG company. Policy provides secondary coverage only. The $600 benefit amount applies to each claim and is subject to a $50 co-pay per claim. Protection applies to up to 3 phones, the primary line and up to the first two secondary lines on the covered phone bill. $1,000 maximum claim benefit per 12 months. Refer to your Guide to Benefits for additional information as terms and exclusions may apply.

The Sallie Mae Ignite, Sallie Mae Accelerate, and Sallie Mae Evolve credit cards are issued by Sallie Mae Bank pursuant to a license by Mastercard International Incorporated. Mastercard and World Mastercard are registered trademarks, and the circles design is a trademark of Mastercard International Incorporated.