You cannot get a Sears credit card with bad credit.
You need a credit score of at least 640, which is fair credit, to get approved for the Sears Store Card. When you apply for a credit card, you fill out an application that includes information about not just your credit history, but also your employment, residence, and income.
However, when it comes to store cards available to people with bad credit, the Fingerhut Credit Account is the first name that comes to mind.
Fingerhut Credit Account’s approval requirements aren’t public, at least not the specifics. You’ll need to meet all the general standards, like being at least 18 years old with a U.S. mailing address, SSN, and the ability to pay. But this much is clear: the Fingerhut Credit Account is one of the easiest “credit cards” to get approved for, and it can help you improve your credit standing if used responsibly. You even have good odds of getting it if you’ve made mistakes in the past,
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