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Citi® Double Cash Card – 18 month BT offer

 

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  • Rewards Rate Earn 1% on Purchases & 1% on Payments*
  • Intro Balance Transfer APR 0% APR for 18 Months*
  • Regular Purchase APR 13.24 - 23.24% (variable)
  • Annual Fee $0*
  • Credit Needed
     
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  • Card Brand Mastercard

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  • Click "APPLY NOW" to apply online
  • Earn cash back twice on every purchase with unlimited 1% cash back when you buy, plus an additional 1% as you pay for those purchases.
  • Balance Transfers do not earn cash back
  • 0% Intro  APR on Balance Transfers for 18 months. After that, the variable APR will be 13.24% - 23.24% based on your creditworthiness
  • Click 'Apply Now' to see the applicable balance transfer fee and how making a balance transfer impacts interest on purchases.
  • No categories to track, no caps on cash back, no annual fee*

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BankAmericard Travel Rewards® Credit Card

 

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  • Intro Purchase APR 0% for 12 billing cycles
  • Rewards Rate Earn 1.5 points per $1 spent on purchases
  • Regular APR 15.24%-23.24% Variable APR on purchases and balance transfers
  • Annual Fee $0
  • Credit Needed
     
    Excellent Credit

    Credit cards for excellent credit are intended for those with a credit score of 700 or Higher.

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    Excellent/Good
  • Card Brand Visa

Highlights

  • Click "APPLY NOW" to apply online or call 800-775-8735
  • Earn unlimited 1.5 points per $1 spent on all purchases, with no annual fee and no foreign transaction fees and your points don't expire
  • 20,000 online bonus points if you make at least $1,000 in purchases in the first 90 days - that can be a $200 statement credit toward travel purchases
  • Use your card to book your trip how and where you want – you’re not limited to specific websites with blackout dates or restrictions
  • Redeem points for a statement credit to pay for flights, hotels, vacation packages, cruises, rental cars, or baggage fees
  • Comes with chip technology for enhanced security and protection at chip-enabled terminals
  • 0% Introductory APR for 12 billing cycles for purchases, then 15.24% - 23.24% Variable APR
  • Get an additional 10% customer points bonus on every purchase when you have an active Bank of America® checking or savings account
  • If you’re a Preferred Rewards client, you can increase that bonus to 25% - 75%.

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Capital One® Venture® Rewards Credit Card

 

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  • Bonus Miles 40,000 miles with minimum spending requirement*
  • Rewards Rate 2 miles per dollar*
  • Regular Purchase APR 13.24% - 23.24% (Variable)
  • Annual Fee $0 intro for first year; $59 after that
  • Credit Needed
     
    Excellent Credit

    Credit cards for excellent credit are intended for those with a credit score of 700 or Higher.

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  • Card Brand Mastercard

Highlights

  • Click "APPLY NOW" to apply online
  • Enjoy a one-time bonus of 40,000 miles once you spend $3,000 on purchases within 3 months of approval, equal to $400 in travel
  • Earn unlimited 2X miles per dollar on every purchase, every day
  • Fly any airline, stay at any hotel, anytime
  • Travel when you want with no blackout dates
  • Miles don't expire and there’s no limit to how many you can earn
  • No foreign transaction fees
  • $0 intro annual fee for the first year; $59 after that

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Discover it® Miles - Unlimited 1.5x Rewards Card

 

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  • Bonus Rewards We'll match all the rewards you earn at the end of your first year – new card members only
  • Rewards Rate 1.5 Miles per $1 Spent*
  • Redeeming is Easy Redeem rewards for cash or travel credit
  • Annual Fee $0
  • Credit Needed
     
    Excellent Credit

    Credit cards for excellent credit are intended for those with a credit score of 700 or Higher.

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    Excellent/Good Credit
  • Card Brand Discover

Highlights

  • Unlimited 1.5x rewards on every purchase, every day. For every $1 you spend, you earn 1.5x Miles.
  • We'll match all the rewards new cardmembers have earned at the end of their first year. No purchase caps or minimums. No signing up. And no limit. New cardmembers only.
  • Redeem your rewards in any amount for cash or a travel credit. You'll always get $1 for every 100 Miles you've earned.
  • Get your FICO® Credit Score for free on monthly statements, on mobile and online.
  • 100% U.S. based customer service. Talk to a real person any time.
  • No Annual Fee.
  • Click "Apply Now" to see rates, rewards, FICO® Credit Score terms, Discover Match® details & other information.

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Capital One® VentureOne® Rewards Credit Card

 

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  • Rewards Rate 1.25 miles per dollar*
  • Intro Purchase APR 0% on purchases for 12 months
  • Regular Purchase APR 12.24% - 22.24% (Variable)
  • Annual Fee $0
  • Credit Needed
     
    Excellent Credit

    Credit cards for excellent credit are intended for those with a credit score of 700 or Higher.

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    Excellent/Good
  • Card Brand Mastercard

Highlights

  • Click "APPLY NOW" to apply online
  • Enjoy a one-time bonus of 20,000 miles once you spend $1,000 on purchases within 3 months of approval, equal to $200 in travel
  • Earn unlimited 1.25 miles per dollar on every purchase, every day and pay no annual fee
  • Fly any airline, stay at any hotel, anytime
  • Enjoy a low intro APR on purchases for 12 months; 12.24%-22.24% variable APR after that
  • Travel when you want with no blackout dates
  • No foreign transaction fees
  • Miles don’t expire and there’s no limit to how many you can earn

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Chase Sapphire Preferred® Card

 

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  • Bonus Rewards 50,000 bonus points
  • Rewards Rate 2X points on travel and dining
  • Bonus Perks 1:1 point transfer to leading airline and hotel loyalty programs
  • Annual Fee $0 for the First Year, then $95
  • Credit Needed
     
    Excellent Credit

    Credit cards for excellent credit are intended for those with a credit score of 700 or Higher.

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    Excellent
  • Card Brand Visa

Highlights

  • Click "APPLY NOW" to apply online
  • Earn 50,000 bonus points after you spend $4,000 on purchases in the first 3 months from account opening. That's $625 toward travel when you redeem through Chase Ultimate Rewards®
  • Named Best Credit Card for Flexible Travel Redemption - Kiplinger's Personal Finance, July 2016
  • 2X points on travel and dining at restaurants worldwide & 1 point per dollar spent on all other purchases.
  • Earn 5,000 bonus points after you add the first authorized user and make a purchase in the first 3 months from account opening
  • No foreign transaction fees
  • 1:1 point transfer to leading airline and hotel loyalty programs
  • Get 25% more value when you redeem for airfare, hotels, car rentals and cruises through Chase Ultimate Rewards. For example, 50,000 points are worth $625 toward travel
  • No blackout dates or travel restrictions - as long as there's a seat on the flight, you can book it through Chase Ultimate Rewards

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Citi® / AAdvantage® Platinum Select® World Elite™ MasterCard®

 

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  • Limited-time Bonus 50,000 Bonus Miles*
  • Bonus Rewards Free Checked Bag & Priority Boarding*
  • Regular Purchase APR 15.99% - 23.99% (variable)
  • Annual Fee $95, waived for first 12 Months*
  • Credit Needed
     
    Excellent Credit

    Credit cards for excellent credit are intended for those with a credit score of 700 or Higher.

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    Excellent/Good
  • Card Brand Mastercard

Highlights

  • Click "APPLY NOW" to apply online
  • For a limited time, earn 50,000 American Airlines AAdvantage® bonus miles after making $3,000 in purchases within the first 3 months of account opening*
  • First checked bag is free on domestic American Airlines itineraries for you and up to four companions traveling with you on the same reservation* 
  • Enjoy Group 1 Boarding on American Airlines flights* 
  • No Foreign Transaction Fees on purchases.1
  • Receive 25% savings on in-flight food and beverage purchases when you use your card on American Airlines flights* 
  • Double AAdvantage® miles on eligible American Airlines purchases*
  • Earn 10% of your redeemed AAdvantage® miles back – up to 10,000 AAdvantage® miles each calendar year*

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Gold Delta SkyMiles® Credit Card from American Express

 

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  • Welcome Offer Earn 30,000 bonus miles after you spend $1,000 in the first 3 months*
  • Bonus Miles 2X Miles on Delta Purchases*
  • Additional Perks Check your 1st bag free on every Delta flight*
  • Annual Fee $0 for the first year, then $95*
  • Credit Needed
     
    Excellent Credit

    Credit cards for excellent credit are intended for those with a credit score of 700 or Higher.

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    Excellent/Good
  • Card Brand American Express

Highlights

  • Click "APPLY NOW" to apply online or call 866-901-8258
  • Earn 30,000 bonus miles after you make $1,000 in purchases on your new Card within your first 3 months and a $50 statement credit after you make a Delta purchase with your new Card within your first 3 months.
  • Earn 2 Miles per dollar spent on purchases made directly with Delta. Earn 1 mile for every dollar spent on all other eligible purchases.
  • Check your first bag free on every Delta flight - that's a savings of up to $200 per round trip for a family of four.
  • Settle in sooner with Priority Boarding.
  • Enjoy a $0 introductory annual fee for the first year, then $95.
  • Terms and Conditions apply.
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Barclaycard Arrival Plus™ World Elite MasterCard®

 

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  • Limited Time Bonus Earn 50,000 Bonus Miles in First 90 Days*
  • Rewards Rate Earn 2X Miles on all Purchases*
  • Redeeming Miles Miles can cover purchases on any airline or hotel*
  • Annual Fee $89 (waived the first year)
  • Credit Needed
     
    Excellent Credit

    Credit cards for excellent credit are intended for those with a credit score of 700 or Higher.

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    Excellent/Good
  • Card Brand Mastercard

Highlights

  • Click "APPLY NOW" to apply online
  • Earn 50,000 bonus miles after you spend $3,000 on purchases in the first 90 days - that's enough to redeem for a $500 travel statement credit
  • Earn 2X miles on all purchases
  • Redeem for travel or cash back statement credits, gift cards and merchandise. Redemption values vary
  • Get 5% miles back to use toward your next redemption, every time you redeem
  • Miles don't expire as long as your account is open, active and in good standing
  • No foreign transaction fees on anything you buy while in another country
  • 0% introductory APR for 12 months on Balance Transfers made within 45 days of account opening. After that, a variable APR will apply, 16.24%, 20.24% or 23.24%, based on your creditworthiness.
  • Please note, there is a fee for balance transfers.

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Starwood Preferred Guest® Credit Card from American Express

 

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  • Bonus Rewards Get 25,000 Starpoints*
  • Rewards Rate Earn to 2 Starpoints at participating SPG® & Marriott Rewards® hotels*
  • Extra Perks No foreign transaction fees & free in-room internet access*
  • Annual Fee $0 intro annual fee for first year, then $95
  • Credit Needed
     
    Excellent Credit

    Credit cards for excellent credit are intended for those with a credit score of 700 or Higher.

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    Excellent/Good
  • Card Brand American Express

Highlights

  • Click "APPLY NOW" to apply online or call 866-901-8258
  • Earn 25,000 bonus Starpoints® after you use your new Card to make $3,000 in purchases within the first 3 months.
  • Earn 2 Starpoints® for each dollar of eligible purchases spent on the Card at participating SPG® & Marriott Rewards® hotels. Earn 1 Starpoint for all other purchases.
  • No Foreign Transaction Fees on International purchases.
  • Receive free in-room, premium internet access. Booking requirements apply.
  • Redeem Starpoints® at over 1,300 participating hotels and resorts in over 100 countries and for flights on more than 150 airlines with SPG flights, all with no blackout dates.
  • $0 introductory annual fee for the first year, then $95.
  • Terms and Conditions apply.
  • See Rates & Fees

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Travel reward credit cards give users the ability to earn free travel. There's nothing better than earning free airline tickets for your vacation or not having to pay for a hotel stay. With the right credit card, you can maximize what you earn and not have to use your cards in any specific way. For example, some credit cards with travel rewards points, allow you to earn points for any purchase you make.  You can maximize what you earn by using your card for all of your purchases during the month. Then, pay off the balance in full during the grace period. You'll earn the most you can in rewards to use towards your next trip without spending a lot on finance charges. That can add up to a significant benefit.

When selecting travel rewards credit cards, there are some things to take into consideration. You will need to consider what the earned points equate to for the offer. Some allow you to earn one or two miles or travel rewards points for each $1 you spent. You may earn more for certain purchases or by using your credit card to book your hotel stay or airline tickets. Some cards offer lucrative bonuses and even free travel that can add up to a free flight with your first few purchases. Look for hidden fees or limitations on how many miles you can earn. The best travel rewards credit cards do not have blackout dates and they allow you to fly using any airline, at any time and even offer benefits like no foreign travel fees. Low APRs and even introductory offers may be available form some of these companies as well.

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