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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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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Credit Needed
Excellent Credit
  • Purchases Intro APR
    0%* for 7 months on Purchases*
    Balance Transfers Intro APR
    N/A
    Regular APR
    15.74%* (Variable)
    Annual Fee
    $0
    Credit Needed
    Excellent Credit
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Credit Needed
Excellent Credit
  • Earn 15,000 bonus points after $1,000 in purchases made with your card in the first 3 months the account is open.*
  • 0% intro APR on Purchases and Balance Transfers for 12 months. After that, the variable APR will be 13.49%-23.49% based upon your creditworthiness*
  • There is a balance transfer fee of either $5 or 3% of the amount of each transfer, whichever is greater.*
  • 2 ThankYou® Points per dollar spent on dining at restaurants and entertainment
  • 1 ThankYou® Point on other purchases
  • Points earned with this card do not expire and there is no limit to the amount of points you can earn.
  • Redeem ThankYou Points for merchandise, travel rewards and gift cards.
  • See additional Citi ThankYou® Preferred Card details
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or call Citi at
877-266-0895


Credit Needed
Excellent Credit
  • Purchases Intro APR
    0%* for 12 months*
    Balance Transfers Intro APR
    0%* for 12 months*
    Regular APR
    13.49% - 23.49%* (Variable)
    Annual Fee
    $0*
    Credit Needed
    Excellent Credit
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at USAA Savings's
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Credit Needed
Good/Excellent
  • USAA Eligibility Requirement: Today, USAA membership is only open to U.S. military service members, veterans who have received a discharge type of Honorable, and their eligible family members.
  • Earn rebates up to 1.25% on your everyday purchases. There's no limit to the amount you can earn.
  • Enjoy variable rates as low as 10.40% APR on purchases, balance transfers and cash advances. This APR will vary with the market based on the Prime Rate.
  • No annual fee and no minimum finance charge.
  • Chip technology has added security when used at a chip-enabled terminal and greater acceptance worldwide.
  • See additional USAA Cash Rewards® Visa Signature® Card details
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at USAA Savings's
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Credit Needed
Good/Excellent
  • Purchases Intro APR
    N/A
    Balance Transfers Intro APR
    N/A
    Regular APR
    10.40%-26.40% (Variable)
    Annual Fee
    $0
    Credit Needed
    Good/Excellent
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at Citi's
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Credit Needed
Excellent/Good
  • 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 13.49% - 23.49% 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*
  • See additional Citi® Double Cash Card details
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at Citi's
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Credit Needed
Excellent/Good
  • Purchases Intro APR
    N/A
    Balance Transfers Intro APR
    0% for 18 months*
    Regular APR
    13.49% - 23.49%* (Variable)
    Annual Fee
    $0*
    Credit Needed
    Excellent/Good
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at American Express's
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Credit Needed
Excellent/Good
  • Earn 5,000 Plenti® points after you spend $250 in purchases on your Plenti® Credit Card from Amex within your first 3 months of Card Membership.
  • No annual fee and no annual fee for Additional Cards.
  • 3 Plenti points at U.S. supermarkets (on up to $6,000 per year in purchases, then 1 point), 2 points at U.S. restaurants and 1 point on other purchases. Terms apply.
  • Earn points in addition to what you can with the Plenti® rewards program. Learn More.
  • Use Plenti® points for things you already buy at AT&T company-owned stores, Rite Aid and more! Terms and limitations apply.
  • Terms and Conditions apply.
  • See additional The Plenti® Credit Card from Amex details
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at American Express's
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Credit Needed
Excellent/Good
  • Purchases Intro APR
    0% for 12 months
    Balance Transfers Intro APR
    N/A
    Regular APR
    15.49%-25.49% Variable
    Annual Fee
    $0
    Credit Needed
    Excellent/Good
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at American Express's
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 APPLY BY PHONE
Credit Needed
Excellent Credit
  • Limited Time Offer: 10X points at U.S. restaurants for the first six months, on up to $2,000 in purchases. Offer expires 02/01/2017.
  • 2X points on all qualifying purchases on the first $50,000 for the first year. That's an additional 1 point per dollar spent on purchases.
  • 10,000 Membership Rewards® points after making your first purchase on the Card within your first 3 months of Card Membership.
  • Get a 30% annual points bonus based on the past year's purchases on your Blue for Business Card.
  • 0.0% introductory APR on purchases for 12 months, then a variable rate, currently 11.74%, 15.74% or 19.74%, based on your creditworthiness as determined at the time of account opening.
  • No Annual Fee
  • Terms & Conditions Apply
  • See additional The Blue for Business® Credit Card from American Express details
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or call American Express at
866-280-1249


Credit Needed
Excellent Credit
  • Purchases Intro APR
    0% for 12 months
    Balance Transfers Intro APR
    N/A
    Regular APR
    11.74% - 19.74% Variable
    Annual Fee
    No annual fee
    Credit Needed
    Excellent Credit
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at USAA Savings's
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Credit Needed
Good/Excellent
  • USAA Eligibility Requirement: Today, USAA membership is only open to U.S. military service members, veterans who have received a discharge type of Honorable, and their eligible family members.
  • Earn up to 2.25% cash back on gas and grocery purchases and up to 1.25% cash back for all other purchases.
  • No caps or limits on the amount you can earn.
  • Your cash rebate is awarded every January for the purchases made the previous 12 months.
  • Enjoy variable rates as low as 10.40% APR on purchases, balance transfers and cash advances. This APR will vary with the market based on the prime rate.
  • No annual fee and no minimum finance charge.
  • Chip technology has added security when used at a chip-enabled terminal and greater acceptance worldwide.
  • See additional USAA Cash Rewards® American Express® Card details
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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
    10.40%-26.40% (Variable)
    Annual Fee
    $0
    Credit Needed
    Good/Excellent
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at Capital One's
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Credit Needed
Bad Credit
  • 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
Bad Credit
  • Purchases Intro APR
    N/A
    Balance Transfers Intro APR
    N/A
    Regular APR
    24.99% (Variable)
    Annual Fee
    $0
    Credit Needed
    Bad Credit
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at Discover's
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Credit Needed
Fair Credit
  • Discover matches all the cash back you've earned at the end of your first year - automatically. Only for new cardmembers.
  • Earn 5% cash back in rotating categories each quarter like gas stations, restaurants, Amazon.com, wholesale clubs and more, up to the quarterly maximum each time you activate.
  • Plus, unlimited 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 & 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 13.49% - 22.49%.
  • 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
    13.49% - 22.49% Variable
    Annual Fee
    $0
    Credit Needed
    Fair Credit
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at Discover's
secure site

Credit Needed
Fair Credit
  • Discover matches all the cash back you've earned at the end of your first year - automatically. Only for new cardmembers.
  • 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 & 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 13.49% - 22.49%.
  • 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
    13.49% - 22.49% Variable
    Annual Fee
    $0
    Credit Needed
    Fair Credit
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