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Discover it® Cashback Match™
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Discover it® Cashback Match™

Discover it® Cashback Match™

 

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Card Details

Regular Purchase APR

13.49% - 24.49% Variable

Intro Purchase APR

0% for 14 months

Intro BT APR

0% for 14 months

Annual Fee

$0

Credit Needed

Excellent/Good Credit

Card Brand

Discover

Highlights
  • Click "APPLY NOW" to apply online or call 800-628-1537
  • Earn 5% cash back at different places each quarter like gas stations, grocery stores, restaurants, Amazon.com, or wholesale clubs up to the quarterly maximum each time you activate. 
  • Earn unlimited 1% cash back on all other purchases – automatically. 
  • INTRO OFFER: Discover will match ALL the cash back earned at the end of your first year, automatically. 
  • Redeem cash back any amount, any time. Rewards never expire. 
  • Use your rewards at Amazon.com checkout. 
  • No annual fee.
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Card Fees
  • Balance Transfer Fee

    3%

  • Penalty APR

    None

  • Foreign Transaction Fee

    None

Ongoing Information
  • Rewards Rate

    5% cash back at different places each quarter like gas stations, grocery stores, restaurants, Amazon.com, or wholesale clubs up to the quarterly maximum each time you activate. 1% unlimited cash back automatically on all other purchases.

  • Annual Fee

    $0

Expert Reviews

  • 4.5 Regular APR
  • 4.5 Intro APR
  • 4.5 Fees
  • 4.0 Benefits
  • 4.5/5 Overall Rating
From the CompareCards.com Editorial Team

With the Discover it® Cashback Match™ credit card you can earn a solid 5% cash back at different places each quarter like gas stations, grocery stores, restaurants, amazon.com, or wholesale clubs up to the quarterly maximum each time you activate. 1% unlimited cash back automatically on all other purchases. The strong earnings categories change on a regular basis, but they typically include popular products and services related to travel, dining, groceries, and gas. As an exclusive offer, Discover will automatically match all of the Cashback you earn during your first year of cardmembership.

The cash back you earn won't expire as long as your account is open and in good standing, and it's very easy to redeem the cash back you've earned as a statement credit towards your account. You can also redeem the accumulated rewards by making a charitable contribution of your liking, or by converting them into purchase power for merchandise or gift cards.

The Discover it® Cashback Match™ credit card additionally offers new card members an introductory APR of 0% for 14 months from the date of account opening. There is also no annual fee and no foreign transaction fees, as well as a free FICO® credit score available online and with your monthly statements.

The Good
  • There is no limit to the amount of cash back you can earn with the Cashback Match offer, so you could earn a huge sign up bonus in your first year.
The Not so Good
  • If you don't want to have to think about the rotating bonus categories, this might not be the best card for you.
The Bottom Line

The Discover it® Cashback Match™ credit card is an excellent cash back card that currently offers one of the best sign up bonuses on the market. With cash back, no annual fee, and a nice intro APR, this card is a good fit for just about anyone.

Editorial Note: This content is not provided by Discover. Any opinions, analyses, reviews, or recommendations expressed on this page are those of the author’s alone, and may not have been reviewed, approved or otherwise endorsed by Discover.

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33 Found this review helpful

By: | Jan 30, 2018

They make it easy to consolidate my other cards with a great introductory offer and great cash back

26 Found this review helpful

By: | Jan 22, 2018

Discover has the best mobile app for any of my cards. The customer service is always on point also. I am eliminating my other cards and will only use Discover. Go with Discover!!

42 Found this review helpful

By: | Jan 15, 2018

I had an 18k, now 21.5k credit line. Discover is very generous with their credit lines.

28 Found this review helpful

By: | Jan 4, 2018

I have had Discover Card from 1986 and it is the very best card a man that travels can have put as much as 25m on it for a Co Cruz and never had a problem. Thanks Discover

73 Found this review helpful

By: | Oct 19, 2017

Love my discover credit card. The cash back reward is exactly what they say and even better. Not only do you get the money at the end of the year, but you can also transfer the funds over to your checking account for cash. Customer service is excellent - never had any issues with them - even when I used the card overseas when I travel to Africa.

68 Found this review helpful

By: | Oct 15, 2017

Was delighted to be approved after only 1 year of credit building. Customer service is great. Definitely recommend!

52 Found this review helpful

By: | Sep 26, 2017

Love this card...My emergency go to!

99 Found this review helpful

By: | Aug 5, 2017

Customer Service IS GREAT!! Discover has been very good to me. They have really helped me reestablish my credit. Plus the 5% reward categories are nice! You just have to remember to activate them online. Very easy to do. 1% back on regular every day purchases, would be even better if they had 1.5-2% back on purchases? No annual fees. Many card designs to choose from and generous credit allowances. Overall, I have enjoyed using it. I LOVE this card!!!

132 Found this review helpful

By: | Apr 8, 2017

Excellent card

213 Found this review helpful

By: | Feb 17, 2017

A great way to rebuild my credit. In thr first 3 months of using and paying off my balances my credit scores has risen steadily and my line of credit has increased considerably.

218 Found this review helpful

By: | Dec 17, 2016

A top 3 cash back card, and the best cash back card for online shopping. 5% cash back in practical shopping categories throughout the year (Changes categories every 3 months). Great online shopping cash back deals in their additional shopping portal. Also they have a very low redemption minimum ($0.01). Only weakness is that Discover It is not accepted everywhere; especially outside of the USA or small mom & pop stores.

230 Found this review helpful

By: | Oct 31, 2016

This card is for real! At the end of my first year just like it says. Got a match amount of rewards cash in excess of $600. I was blown away by it. Try it you like it. You have to go in to look at your account as with any charge card and thats when i check off the rotating rewards that I want. Its very simple and takes no time at all.

228 Found this review helpful

By: | Oct 24, 2016

Easy access to a customer service person who ALWAYS speaks clear ENGLISH!! Very kind and helpfull. We have had this card since 1992 and have had absolutely PERFECT service at all times. I would give them a "10" star rating IF I could.

223 Found this review helpful

By: | Oct 14, 2016

I have used the Discover it Cashback Match card for the past 2 years and have been nothing short of satisfied with this card. I consider myself pretty thrifty--I use coupons regularly, I recycle my children's clothing and buy nice used clothing, but NOTHING beats cash back on my everyday purchases. Literally nothing. I was shocked to read some of the other reviews for this card to see that people claimed that they had a high interest rate. Definitely call them if that's the case, mine is relatively low and while I don't have bad credit, I don't have perfect credit either. I've never had a need to contact their customer service but I have a friend who has and was very happy with the level of service she received.

176 Found this review helpful

By: | Sep 6, 2016

I really like it, and you should also try it today

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