Unlimited Rewards Program Points with no expiration

35K introductory offer

Earn 35,000 Rewards Program Bonus Points worth at least $400 in air travel – after spending $3,000 in the first 3 months from Account opening2

2x travel points

You’ll earn 2X Rewards Program Points on new travel purchases – including airline, hotels, and car rentals

1X on all other purchases
You’ll earn 1X Points per $1 spent

no annual fee for premier clients. see disclosure 5 for details
  • No Foreign Transaction Fees
  • Competitive, variable APR of 16.74% or
    20.74%5 on Purchases and Balance Transfers

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Travel benefits

Global Wi-Fi access with BoingoEnjoy complimentary unlimited premium Wi-Fi at over a million secure hotspots worldwide with Boingo4. Get simultaneous access for up to four devices.

TSA Preè creditExperience expedited airport screening with TSA Preè. Receive a statement credit of $85 every five years as reimbursement for the application fee4.

10% off at Expedia, Agoda or onefinestay

10% discount when you book your hotel or vacation home stay through Expedia, Agoda or onefinestay4.

Everyday values and experiences

ShopRunner free shipping

Complimentary ShopRunner membership for unlimited, free 2-day shipping and free return shipping at over 140 online stores4.

Uber and Lyft $50 Credit

Receive up to $50 in statement credits annually for rides with Uber and Lyft4.

Postmates

Get $5 off on orders $25 or more for delivery of food, drinks and groceries (not including taxes, delivery fees, and tips)4.

Peace of mind

Mastercard ID Theft ProtectionTM 

If your identity is compromised, you’ll receive one-on-one support until your claim is resolved4.

Identity Fraud Expense Reimbursement

Provides expense reimbursement in the event your identity is compromised through identity fraud4.

Cellular Wireless Telephone Protection

Provides reimbursements up to $600 per claim if your cellphone is stolen or damaged4.

Tap & go® with any HSBC credit card

Tap & go® contactless payments are faster than swiping or inserting your card for payment.

It’s easy!

  • Place – Simply place your HSBC credit card close to a contactless payment terminal
  • Hold – Briefly hold your card close to the terminal until it confirms the payment with a green light or beep,
  • Done – Follow the prompts, and you're done!

Thousands of merchants accept contactless payments – use your card wherever you see the contactless symbol.

† Summary of Terms can be accessed here

HSBC Premier World Mastercard® credit card Guide to Benefits brochure can be accessed here

HSBC Premier World Mastercard® credit card Rewards & Benefits brochure can be accessed here

How to apply

To apply for an HSBC Premier World Elite Mastercard® credit card, you must have an existing U.S. HSBC Premier checking1 account relationship.

I have an HSBC Premier checking account relationship

New to HSBC

To apply for an HSBC Premier World Mastercard® credit card1, you must have an existing U.S. HSBC Premier checking account relationship. Explore the benefits today.

Existing HSBC Customer

Log on to Personal Internet Banking to apply for an HSBC Premier World Mastercard® credit card.

Phone

Contact our 24/7 Premier Customer Relationship Center.

Toll-free from within the U.S. or Canada:

888.662.HSBC (4722)

From everywhere else:

716.841.6866

In Person

Find the branch closest to you to apply in person.

I do not have an HSBC Premier checking account relationship.

Applying to become an HSBC Premier client1 has many benefits beyond access to the HSBC Premier World Mastercard® credit card.

As an HSBC customer, you’re automatically enrolled in our fraud alert program.

See your FICO® score for free, along with key score factors, on your monthly statement.

All HSBC Credit Cards are available with Apple Pay, Google Pay, and Samsung Pay.

1 HSBC Premier World Mastercard® requires a U.S. HSBC Premier relationship. For a complete list of HSBC Premier Relationship eligibility requirements please visit https://www.us.hsbc.com/premier/ or speak with your Relationship Manager.

2 The 35,000 Rewards Program Bonus Points (“Bonus Points”) offer applies when you open a new HSBC Premier World Mastercard® credit card and charge the qualifying amount or more in new purchases (minus returns, credits and adjustments) within the first three (3) months from Account opening (“Promotional Period”). The Bonus Points offer does not apply to account upgrades, account transfers, balance transfers, credit card checks, cash advances or overdrafts. Your HSBC Premier World Mastercard® credit card must be open and in good standing at the time of Bonus Points fulfillment. Allow 4-6 weeks after the Promotional Period has ended for the Bonus Points to post to your Account.

3 Certain restrictions, limits and exclusions may apply. Full details will be sent when you become a customer.

4 Certain restrictions, limits and exclusions apply. Benefits may not be offered in every state. Coverage may be underwritten and managed by companies that are not affiliated with Mastercard® or HSBC Bank USA, N.A. Please refer to the HSBC Premier World Mastercard® credit card Rewards and Benefits brochure and Mastercard Guide to Benefits brochure, which will be supplied to all new customers following the receipt of their card.

5 The information about the costs and benefits of the card described is accurate as of {{currentDate}}. The information may have changed after that date. To find out what may have changed, call 888.662.HSBC (4722). A variable Purchase APR applies to credit card purchases and will be either 16.74% or 20.74%, depending on your credit worthiness, for the HSBC Premier World Mastercard® credit card. A variable Balance Transfer APR applies to balance transfers and credit card checks and will be either 16.74% or 20.74%, depending on your credit worthiness. The variable Cash APR applies to cash advances and overdrafts and is 26.74%. Your APRs may increase to the variable Penalty APR of 31.74% if you fail to make a minimum payment to us when due. These APRs will vary with the market based on the Prime Rate. For each billing cycle, variable APRs are calculated by adding a specified amount (“Spread”) to the U.S. Prime Rate published in the Money Rates table of The Wall Street Journal that is in effect on the last day of the month (“Prime Rate”). If the Prime Rate changes, the new APRs will take effect on the first day of your billing cycle beginning in the next month. The Minimum Interest Charge is $0.50. A Balance Transfer Fee of either $5 or 3%, whichever is greater, will apply on each balance transfer and credit card check. A Cash Advance Fee of either $5 or 3%, whichever is greater, will apply on each cash advance transaction. There is no Overdraft Transaction Fee or Foreign Transaction Fee. A $0 Annual Fee will apply for HSBC Premier World Mastercard® credit card account clients who have a qualifying U.S. HSBC Premier checking account relationship1. A $95 Annual Fee will apply for HSBC Premier World Mastercard® credit card Account clients who no longer have a qualifying U.S. HSBC Premier checking account relationship1. The Annual Fee will not be assessed to your credit card Account within the first year of Account opening. See Summary of Terms for details.

How you earn Rewards Program Points or Cash Rewards: You earn Points or Cash Rewards when you use your card to make new purchases (minus returns, credits and adjustments).

HSBC Premier World Mastercard® credit cards are issued by HSBC Bank USA, N.A., subject to credit approval and require a U.S. HSBC Premier relationship. To learn more, speak with an HSBC Premier Relationship Manager.

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