No Annual Fee Credit Cards

With these cards, you can still get a low rate and generous cash back and rewards, even though there's no annual fee. Consider these cards from our partners and see how they stack up. Note that some of the cards have no annual fee in the first year, but charge a fee in the following years.

See offers from our partners below.

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at Citi's
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Credit Needed
Excellent Credit
  • Exclusively for Costco Members: Go Big with Cash Back Rewards
  • 4% cash back on eligible gas for the first $7,000 per year and then 1% thereafter
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at Citi's
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Credit Needed
Excellent Credit
  • Purchases Intro APR
    0%* for 7 months on Purchases*
    Balance Transfers Intro APR
    N/A
    Regular APR
    15.99%* (Variable)
    Annual Fee
    $0
    Credit Needed
    Excellent Credit
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at USAA Savings's
secure site

Credit Needed
Good/Excellent
  • Earn one point for every dollar spent on your everyday purchases.
  • Earn 2X points per dollar on gas and groceries with no caps.
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at USAA Savings's
secure site

Credit Needed
Good/Excellent
  • Purchases Intro APR
    N/A
    Balance Transfers Intro APR
    N/A
    Regular APR
    10.65%-26.65% (Variable)
    Annual Fee
    $0
    Credit Needed
    Good/Excellent
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at Discover's
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Credit Needed
Fair Credit
  • Get a dollar-for-dollar match of all the cash back you've earned at the end of your first year, automatically.
  • Earn 5% cash back in rotating categories each quarter like gas stations, Amazon.com, restaurants, wholesale clubs and more, up to the quarterly maximum each time you activate.
  • Plus, 1% cash back on all other purchases.
  • Good Grades Rewards: $20 cash back each school year your GPA is 3.0 or higher for up to the next 5 years.
  • No annual fee. No late fee on first late payment. No APR change for paying late.
  • Get 100% U.S. based customer service & your FICO® Credit Score for free on monthly statements, on mobile and online.
  • Freeze It® on/off switch for your account that prevents new purchases, cash advances & balance transfers in seconds.
  • 0% intro APR on purchases for 6 months, then the standard variable purchase APR of 13.74% - 22.74%.
  • See additional Discover it® for Students details
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at Discover's
secure site

Credit Needed
Fair Credit
  • Purchases Intro APR
    0% for 6 months
    Balance Transfers Intro APR
    10.99% for 6 months
    Regular APR
    13.74% - 22.74% Variable
    Annual Fee
    $0
    Credit Needed
    Fair Credit
 APPLY ONLINE

at USAA Savings's
secure site

Credit Needed
Good/Excellent
  • Enjoy the lowest APR of any major bank in the U.S.
  • Same low rate for purchases, balance transfers and cash advances.
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at USAA Savings's
secure site

Credit Needed
Good/Excellent
  • Purchases Intro APR
    N/A
    Balance Transfers Intro APR
    N/A
    Regular APR
    7.65%-24.65% (Variable)
    Annual Fee
    $0
    Credit Needed
    Good/Excellent
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at USAA Savings's
secure site

Credit Needed
Good/Excellent
  • Earn up to 2.25% cash back on gas and grocery purchases.
  • Earn up to 1.25% cash back on everyday purchases.
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at USAA Savings's
secure site

Credit Needed
Good/Excellent
  • Purchases Intro APR
    N/A
    Balance Transfers Intro APR
    N/A
    Regular APR
    10.65%-26.65% (Variable)
    Annual Fee
    $0
    Credit Needed
    Good/Excellent
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at Capital One's
secure site

Credit Needed
Limited, Bad
  • No annual fee, and all the credit building benefits with responsible card use
  • Unlike a prepaid card, it builds credit when used responsibly, with regular reporting to the 3 major credit bureaus
  • You will get an initial $200 credit line after making a security deposit of $49, $99, or $200, determined based on your creditworthiness
  • Get access to a higher credit line after making your first 5 monthly payments on time with no additional deposit needed
  • Easily manage your account 24/7 with online access, by phone or using our mobile app
  • It’s a credit card accepted at millions of locations worldwide
  • See additional Capital One® Secured Mastercard® details
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at Capital One's
secure site

Credit Needed
Limited, Bad
  • Purchases Intro APR
    N/A
    Balance Transfers Intro APR
    N/A
    Regular APR
    24.99% (Variable)
    Annual Fee
    $0
    Credit Needed
    Limited, Bad
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at Discover's
secure site

Credit Needed
Fair Credit
  • Get a dollar-for-dollar match of all the cash back you've earned at the end of your first year, automatically.
  • 2% cash back at restaurants and gas stations on up to $1,000 in combined purchases every quarter—no sign-ups needed. 1% cash back on all your other purchases.
  • Good Grades Rewards: $20 cash back each school year your GPA is 3.0 or higher for up to the next 5 years.
  • No annual fee. No late fee on first late payment. No APR change for paying late.
  • Get 100% U.S. based customer service & your FICO® Credit Score for free on monthly statements, on mobile and online.
  • Freeze It® on/off switch for your account that prevents new purchases, cash advances & balance transfers in seconds.
  • 0% intro APR on purchases for 6 months, then the standard variable purchase APR of 13.74% - 22.74%.
  • See additional Discover it® chrome for Students details
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at Discover's
secure site

Credit Needed
Fair Credit
  • Purchases Intro APR
    0% for 6 months
    Balance Transfers Intro APR
    10.99% for 6 months
    Regular APR
    13.74% - 22.74% Variable
    Annual Fee
    $0
    Credit Needed
    Fair Credit
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at Capital One's
secure site

Credit Needed
Excellent/Good
  • 5% Earnings on your first $5,000 in purchases every year. Unlimited 2% Earnings on every purchase after that. Redeem Earnings toward the purchase or lease of a new Chevrolet, Buick, GMC or Cadillac vehicle.
  • No annual fee, no redemption limits, no Earnings expiration, no foreign transaction fees. Save even more when you combine your available Earnings with most current GM offers and incentives.
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at Capital One's
secure site

Credit Needed
Excellent/Good
  • Purchases Intro APR
    0% for 12 months
    Balance Transfers Intro APR
    N/A
    Regular APR
    13.65% - 23.65% (V)
    Annual Fee
    $0
    Credit Needed
    Excellent/Good
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at Discover's
secure site

Credit Needed
Fair/New to Credit
  • No Annual Fee, cash back on every purchase, and helps you build your credit with responsible use.
  • A security deposit of $200 or more will establish your credit line (up to the amount we can approve). Automatic monthly reviews starting at 7 months to see if we can transition you to an account with no security deposit.
  • Reports to the three major credit bureaus. Plus, get your FICO® Credit Score for free on monthly statements, on mobile and online.
  • Earn 2% cash back at restaurants & gas stations on up to $1,000 in combined purchases each quarter. Plus, 1% cash back on all your other purchases.
  • Get a dollar-for-dollar match of all the cash back you've earned at the end of your first year, automatically.
  • Tools to assist you; email alerts, text reminders and 24/7 customer service.
  • See additional Discover it® Secured Card details
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at Discover's
secure site

Credit Needed
Fair/New to Credit
  • Purchases Intro APR
    N/A
    Balance Transfers Intro APR
    10.99% for 6 months
    Regular APR
    23.74% Variable
    Annual Fee
    $0
    Credit Needed
    Fair/New to Credit
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at Capital One's
secure site

Credit Needed
Excellent/Good
  • 5% Earnings on your first $5,000 in purchases every year. Unlimited 2% Earnings on every purchase after that. Redeem Earnings toward the purchase or lease of a new Chevrolet, Buick, GMC or Cadillac vehicle.
  • No annual fee, no redemption limits, no Earnings expiration, no foreign transaction fees. Save even more when you combine your available Earnings with most current GM offers and incentives.
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at Capital One's
secure site

Credit Needed
Excellent/Good
  • Purchases Intro APR
    0% for 12 months
    Balance Transfers Intro APR
    N/A
    Regular APR
    13.65% - 23.65% (V)
    Annual Fee
    $0
    Credit Needed
    Excellent/Good
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