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Wells Fargo Platinum card

 

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  • Introductory APR 0% for 18 months on purchases and qualifying balance transfers
  • Low Fees $0
  • Ongoing APR 15.49%-24.99% (Variable)
  • Annual Fee $0
  • Credit Needed Excellent/Good
  • Card Brand Visa®

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  • Pay down balances instead of interest with Wells Fargo's longest intro APR
  • $0 Annual Fee
  • Get up to $600 protection on your cell phone (subject to $25 deductible) against covered damage or theft when you pay your monthly cellular telephone bill with your Wells Fargo Platinum card
  • Easy access to your FICO® Credit Score with Wells Fargo Online®
  • Zero Liability protection for promptly reported unauthorized transactions
  • Convenient tools to help create a budget and manage your spending with My Money Map
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Discover it® Cash Back

 

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  • Cashback Match™ Get a dollar-for-dollar match of all the cash back you've earned at the end of your first year, automatically*
  • Rewards Earn 5% cash back on everyday purchases at different places each quarter like grocery stores, restaurants, gas stations, select rideshares and online shopping, up to the quarterly maximum when you activate. Plus, earn unlimited 1% cash back on all other purchases - automatically. *
  • Redeem Any amount, any time. Cash back rewards never expire*
  • Annual Fee $0
  • Credit Needed Excellent/Good
  • Card Brand Discover

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  • INTRO OFFER: Discover will match ALL the cash back you've earned at the end of your first year, automatically. There's no signing up. And no limit to how much is matched.
  • Earn 5% cash back on everyday purchases at different places each quarter like grocery stores, restaurants, gas stations, select rideshares and online shopping, up to the quarterly maximum when you activate.
  • Plus, earn unlimited 1% cash back on all other purchases - automatically.
  • Redeem cash back any amount, any time. Rewards never expire.
  • Use your rewards at Amazon.com checkout.
  • Get an alert if we find your Social Security number on any of thousands of Dark Web sites.* Activate for free.
  • No annual fee.
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American Express Cash Magnet® Card – $150 Welcome Offer

 

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  • Welcome Bonus Earn up to $150 back
  • Rewards Rate Unlimited 1.5% Cash Back on your purchases
  • Cash Back Details Reward Dollars can be easily redeemed for statement credits, gift cards, and merchandise
  • Annual Fee $0
  • Credit Needed Excellent/Good
  • Card Brand American Express

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  • Click "APPLY NOW" to apply online
  • Earn a $150 statement credit after you spend $1,000 or more in purchases with your new Card within the first 3 months of Card Membership. Unlimited 1.5% Cash Back on your purchases.
  • Cash Back is received in the form of Reward Dollars that can be redeemed for statement credits.
  • Low intro APR: 0% for 15 months on purchases and balance transfers from the date of account opening, then a variable rate, currently 12.99% to 23.99%.
  • 0% introductory plan fee on each purchase moved into a plan during the first 15 months from the date of account opening with Plan It®, a feature that lets you split up big purchases into monthly payments with a fixed fee. After that, your plan fee will be up to 1.17% of each purchase moved into a plan based on the plan duration, the APR that would otherwise apply to the purchase.
  • Don’t wait for your Card in the mail. Start earning cash back before your Card even arrives, if eligible for Instant Card Number.
  • No Annual Fee.
  • Terms Apply.
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Blue Cash Everyday® Card from American Express

 

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  • Welcome Offer $150 statement credit after you spend $1,000 in purchases on your new Card within the first 3 months.
  • Bonus Cash Back 3% at U.S. supermarkets on up to $6,000 per year in purchases*
  • Rewards Rates 2% cash back at U.S. gas stations and at select U.S. department stores, 1% back on other purchases.
  • Annual Fee $0
  • Credit Needed Excellent/Good
  • Card Brand American Express

Highlights

  • Click "APPLY NOW" to apply online
  • Earn a $150 statement credit after you spend $1,000 in purchases on your new Card within the first 3 months.
  • 3% Cash Back at U.S. supermarkets (on up to $6,000 per year in purchases, then 1%).
  • 2% Cash Back at U.S. gas stations and at select U.S. department stores, 1% back on other purchases.
  • Low intro APR: 0% for 15 months on purchases and balance transfers from the date of account opening, then a variable rate, currently 12.99% to 23.99%.
  • Don't wait for your Card in the mail. Start earning cash back before your card even arrives, if eligible for Instant Card Number.
  • Cash back is received in the form of Reward Dollars that can be redeemed for statement credits.
  • No annual fee.
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Discover it® chrome

 

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  • Intro APR 0% for 14 Months on purchases and balance transfers*
  • Rewards Rate Earn 2% cash back at Gas Stations and Restaurants on up to $1,000 in combined purchases each quarter. Plus, earn unlimited 1% cash back on all other purchases – automatically.
  • Ongoing APR 11.99% - 22.99% Variable*
  • Annual Fee $0
  • Credit Needed Excellent/Good
  • Card Brand Discover

Highlights

  • INTRO OFFER: Discover will match ALL the cash back you've earned at the end of your first year, automatically. There's no signing up. And no limit to how much is matched.
  • Earn 2% cash back at Gas Stations and Restaurants on up to $1,000 in combined purchases each quarter. Plus, earn unlimited 1% cash back on all other purchases – automatically.
  • Redeem your cash back for any amount, any time. Cash rewards never expire.
  • 100% U.S. based customer service.
  • Get your free Credit Scorecard with your FICO® Credit Score, number of recent inquiries and more.
  • Get an alert if we find your Social Security number on any of thousands of Dark Web sites.* Activate for free.
  • No annual fee.
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Chase Sapphire Preferred® Card

 

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  • Bonus Rewards 60,000 bonus points
  • Rewards Rate 2X points on travel and dining at restaurants & 1 point per dollar spent on all other purchases worldwide
  • Bonus Perks Get 25% more value when you redeem for airfare, hotels, car rentals and cruises through Chase Ultimate Rewards. For example, 60,000 points are worth $750 toward travel
  • Annual Fee $95
  • Credit Needed Excellent
  • Card Brand Visa®

Highlights

  • Click "APPLY NOW" to apply online
  • Earn 60,000 bonus points after you spend $4,000 on purchases in the first 3 months from account opening. That's $750 toward travel when you redeem through Chase Ultimate Rewards®
  • 2X points on travel and dining at restaurants worldwide & 1 point per dollar spent on all other purchases.
  • Get 25% more value when you redeem for airfare, hotels, car rentals and cruises through Chase Ultimate Rewards. For example, 60,000 points are worth $750 toward travel
  • Get unlimited deliveries with a $0 delivery fee and reduced service fees on orders over $12 for a minimum of one year on qualifying food purchases with DashPass, DoorDash's subscription service. Activate by 12/31/21.
  • Earn 5X points on Lyft rides through March 2022. That's 3X points in addition to the 2X points you already earn on travel.

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Wells Fargo Propel American Express® card

 

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  • Rewards Rate Earn 3X points on eating out, ordering in and popular streaming services, 3X points on gas stations, rideshares and transit, and 3X points on travel including flights, hotels, homestays and car rentals. Earn 1X points on other purchases.
  • Introductory APR 0% for 12 months on purchases and qualifying balance transfers
  • Ongoing APR 13.99%-25.99% (Variable)
  • Annual Fee $0
  • Credit Needed Excellent/Good
  • Card Brand American Express

Highlights

  • Earn 20,000 bonus points when you spend $1,000 in purchases in the first 3 months - that's a $200 cash redemption value
  • $0 annual fee and no foreign currency conversion fee
  • Earn 3X points on eating out and ordering in
  • Earn 3X points on travel including flights, hotels, homestays and car rentals
  • Earn 3X points on gas stations, rideshares and transit
  • Earn 3X points on popular streaming services
  • Earn 1X points on other purchases
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Discover it® Miles

 

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  • Bonus Miles Discover will match all the Miles you've earned at the end of your first year.*
  • Rewards Rate 1.5 Miles per $1 Spent*
  • Redeeming is Easy Redeem your Miles as a statement credit towards travel purchases*
  • Annual Fee $0
  • Credit Needed Excellent/Good
  • Card Brand Discover

Highlights

  • UNLIMITED BONUS: Discover will match ALL the Miles you’ve earned at the end of your first year, automatically. For example, if you earn 35,000 Miles, you get 70,000 Miles. That’s $700 towards travel! The more you earn, the more you get.
  • Earn unlimited 1.5x Miles for every dollar spent on all purchases - with no annual fee.
  • No Blackout Dates. Simply pay for travel purchases like airlines, hotels, rental cars, and more with your Discover it® Miles card.
  • Miles Pay You Back. Easily redeem Miles as a statement credit for travel purchases. Or get cash.
  • Freeze your account in seconds with an on/off switch either on the mobile app or website to prevent new purchases, cash advances, and balance transfers.
  • Get your free Credit Scorecard with your FICO® Credit Score, number of recent inquiries and more.
  • Get an alert if we find your Social Security number on any of thousands of Dark Web sites.* Activate for free.
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Picture of Maurice Bright

By: | Mar 17, 2017

I am a proud owner and user of the American Express card

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By: | Mar 17, 2017

I have the AmEx Blue Cash Everyday because it always gives 3% cashback at Supermarkets and the Citi Double Cash Mastercard is my fallback card I used the most: if my other cards only offer 1% (Walmart, Aldi, etc.). I also have the Discover Card for it's great, rotating 5% cash-back on quarterly categories (Jan-Mar gasoline, Apl-June hardware stores). Not mentioned here is another card, no-annual-fee like all the others mentioned by me, that has quarterly 5% cash-back categories, the Chase Freedom Visa (Jan-Mar gasoline, Apl-June supermarkets and drugstores).

Picture of James Duch

By: | Mar 15, 2017

what card does not charge any fee for the balance tranfers. most charge 3 percent on what you transfer. Example transferring 5,000 cost you 150 dollars. JD

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By: CompareCards | Mar 17, 2017

Two credit cards that currently offer no intro balance transfer fee are the Chase Slate card and the Barclaycard Ring Mastercard. The both also come with 0% intro APR for the first 15 months!

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By: | Mar 13, 2017

Is 677 considered a good credit score?

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By: CompareCards | Mar 14, 2017

A credit score in the high 600s is generally considered in the fair to good range. Check out our page for credit cards for fair credit and credit cards for good credit to see all the best options for you!

By: Mickey Cashen | Mar 17, 2017

I had some credit problems around the time of the 2008-9 crash and I was able to get credit cards soon after, including some mentioned here, with a credit score under 700. Mine is 782 now and I have the best set of credit cards to max. my cash-back - as I posted in another comment.

By: Dwayne Elliott | Mar 24, 2017

Bring your score up to 700-720 and you will save -a-lot-of-money. Pay on time-all the time. Borrow $500. cash -or more from a card and pay it off ahead of time. You will see your credit grow.

By: William Davidson | Apr 3, 2017

No. Get more credit cards and only charge a small amount on each one. Try to pay them off each month if possible. Each one of those cards will report on your credit, and if you make your payments on time, your score will go up very quickly. You need to be in the 700's before you'll get a decant rate on car loans, home, etc.

Picture of Wayne B. Yong

By: | Mar 13, 2017

Hi, What happens to your credit score when you transfer your balance from an old credit card (long time account with high APR) to a new card (with lower APR)? Would I be better off getting a Personal Loan to take care of the balance, in terms of my credit score? Credit Score 800.

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By: CompareCards | Mar 14, 2017

Performing a balance transfer will have different effects on your credit based on your situation. In most cases, it will actually help raise your credit score in the long run because by opening a new line of credit you are decreasing your credit utilization rate and by paying down your balances you are decreasing the total amount of debt you owe.

Picture of Debbie D'Haene Rang

By: | Mar 9, 2017

Looking for a card with no transfer fees

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By: CompareCards | Mar 10, 2017

Check out the Chase Slate and the Barclaycard Ring Mastercard if you're looking for no intro balance transfer fee!

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By: | Mar 5, 2017

What's the best one for 0% balance transfers, & 0% interest & the length of time? Credit score 797.

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By: CompareCards | Mar 7, 2017

If you're looking for the longest possible intro APR, the Citi Simplicity or the Citi Diamond Preferred would each be a great place to start!

By: Dwayne Elliott | Mar 24, 2017

Bank of America- 0% interest for 12 months is their current advertisement.

Picture of Wilson P Chu

By: | Feb 28, 2017

What does "803" get you for credit card benefits?

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By: CompareCards | Feb 28, 2017

With a credit score in the 800s, your credit is considered excellent and you have a great chance of getting approved for any credit card you like. If you pay your balance off in full each month, check out top rewards cards like the Chase Sapphire Preferred or Citi Double Cash. If you're looking to save money with a balance transfer or low interest rates, the Citi Diamond Preferred or BankAmericard Credit Card would both be great options.

By: Hannibal Smith | Mar 14, 2017

That depends on other factors/variables your banker could get out into the weeds on you with. Income to debt ratio, # of credit lines with debt, etc. Frankly it will get you the same as my 820 gets me. It's all excellent.

Picture of Jose Vivas

By: | Feb 28, 2017

My experience with Bank of America Travel Reward Card.......EXCELENT!! I am glad I got this card on my trips!... thanks BA.

Picture of Gary L Miller Sr.

By: | Feb 25, 2017

i have every card mentioned here but never pay them ANY interest...I use them, not the other way around

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