Affinity card


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Support Athlone Institute of Technology by applying for an exclusive AIT Affinity Card

The card is designed especially for AIT graduates. For every credit card account opened Bank of Ireland make a donation to AIT.  Then, in addition to those initial donations, Bank of Ireland will also donate a percentage of your spend on the card every year. There is no extra cost to you, there is no annual fee on the standard affinity credit card and you get all the advantages of a leading credit card that you can use at 24 million outlets worldwide.

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As well as helping your college, you get:

  • 17.4% Variable APR for purchases, 22.6% Variable APR for cash advances
  • No annual account fee
  • Add up to three additional cardholders to your credit card account but pay only one annual government stamp duty
  • 24 Hour Emergency Helpline
  • Clear your balance each month and enjoy up to 56 days' interest-free credit

If you already have a credit card you have the option to transfer your balance from an existing credit card at a rate of 2.9% APR* for a full year


APPLY ONLINE for an Athlone Institute of Technology Affinity Credit Card


Lending criteria terms and conditions apply. Credit cards are liable to Government Stamp Duty of €30 per card. Credit cannot be offered to anyone under 18 years of age. Bank of Ireland is regulated by the Central Bank of Ireland.

*Introductory offers apply to new customers only. Balance transfers may not be made from existing Bank of Ireland credit cards or from Credit Cards outside the Republic of Ireland or United Kingdom. The balance transfer rate is available for a maximum period of twelve months from the date of account opening. After twelve months from the date of account opening 2.9% APR on balance transfer reverts to the standard variable rates applicable to your card and the standard variable rate will apply to the balance at that time. View rates on

Representative Example of credit card purchase at standard interest rate of 14.01% variable. Typical APR of 17.4% variable including annual Government Stamp Duty of €30. Assuming purchase of €1,500 repaid in equal instalments over a 12 month period. The total amount repayable by customer is €1,663.65 which includes initial purchase of €1,500 and a total cost of credit of €163.65