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.

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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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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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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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Credit Needed
Excellent/Good
  • Purchases Intro APR
    0% for 12 months
    Balance Transfers Intro APR
    N/A
    Regular APR
    13.40% - 23.40% (V)
    Annual Fee
    $0
    Credit Needed
    Excellent/Good
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at Discover's
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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.
  • Earn 2% cash back at restaurants & gas stations on up to $1,000 in combined purchases each quarter. Plus, unlimited 1% cash back on all your other purchases.
  • Tools to assist you; email alerts, text reminders and 24/7 customer service. Plus get your FICO® Credit Score for free on monthly statements and online.
  • Get a dollar-for-dollar match of all the cash back you've earned at the end of your first year, automatically.
  • No late fee on your first late payment. And paying late won't raise your APR.
  • See additional Discover it® Secured Credit Card details
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at Discover's
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Credit Needed
Fair/New to Credit
  • Purchases Intro APR
    N/A
    Balance Transfers Intro APR
    10.99% for 6 months
    Regular APR
    23.49% Variable
    Annual Fee
    $0
    Credit Needed
    Fair/New to Credit
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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.
  • 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
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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 Capital One's
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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
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Credit Needed
Excellent/Good
  • Purchases Intro APR
    0% for 12 months
    Balance Transfers Intro APR
    N/A
    Regular APR
    13.40% - 23.40% (V)
    Annual Fee
    $0
    Credit Needed
    Excellent/Good
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at Charity Charge's
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Credit Needed
Good/Excellent
  • Unlimited 1% cash back rewards in the form of an automatic donation to any nonprofit, K-12 school, university, or religious organization of your choice.
  • No Annual Fee.
  • Rewards are tax-deductible.
  • One time bonus donation of $10 to your chosen nonprofit after your first purchase.
  • Ability to support up to three nonprofits at once. You can change the nonprofits you support at any time through your online donation dashboard.
  • Low APR between Prime + 6.99%-16.99% dependent on creditworthiness. Balance transfer fee of either $10 or 5% of the amount of each Balance Transfer, whichever is greater.
  • Receive all the benefits of a World MasterCard such as: extended warranty, MasterCard global service, concierge services, ID theft protection, price guarantee, and many more exclusive services.
  • Chip and Apple Pay enabled.
  • See additional Charity Charge World MasterCard® Credit Card details
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Credit Needed
Good/Excellent
  • Purchases Intro APR
    1.99% for 6 monthly billing cycles
    Balance Transfers Intro APR
    1.99% for 6 monthly billing cycles
    Regular APR
    10.74%-20.74% (Variable)
    Annual Fee
    $0
    Credit Needed
    Good/Excellent
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at Pentagon FCU's
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Credit Needed
Excellent Credit
  • 0% APR promo balance transfer rate for 12 mos with 3% balance transfer fee. After that, the APR for the unpaid balance and any new balance transfers will be 9.24% to 17.99%.
  • APR will vary w/the market based on Prime Rate. Subject to credit approval. $100 bonus after spending $1,500 in purchase transactions within 3 months of account opening.
  • Rate and offers current as of February 1, 2017 and are subject to change.
  • 1.5% Unlimited Cash Back On All Purchases w/no caps, limits or category restrictions of rewards. Flexible cash redemption options. Earn up to 2% Cash Back through the PenFed Honors Advantage program
  • No Annual or Foreign Transaction Fees
  • Chip Enabled for Added Security and Federally Insured by the NCUA
  • Rates As Low As 9.24% APR
  • See additional PenFed Power Cash Rewards Visa Signature® Card details
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at Pentagon FCU's
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Credit Needed
Excellent Credit
  • Purchases Intro APR
    N/A
    Balance Transfers Intro APR
    0% for 12 months
    Regular APR
    9.24%-17.99%
    Annual Fee
    $0
    Credit Needed
    Excellent Credit
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at Pentagon FCU's
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Credit Needed
Excellent Credit
  • 0% APR promo balance xfer rate for 12 mos w/3% balance xfer fee. After that, APR for unpaid balance + new balance xfers will be 8.99%-17.99%. APR will vary w/market based on Prime Rate.
  • 3% balance transfer fee per transaction. Subject to credit approval.
  • $100 bonus after spending $1,500 in purchase transactions within 3 months of account opening.
  • Rate and offers current as of January 1, 2017 and subject to change.
  • No annual fee, No foreign transaction fee
  • No cash advance fees
  • Chip enabled for added security
  • Federally insured by NCUA
  • See additional PenFed Gold Visa® Card details
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at Pentagon FCU's
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Credit Needed
Excellent Credit
  • Purchases Intro APR
    N/A
    Balance Transfers Intro APR
    0% for 12 months
    Regular APR
    See Terms
    Annual Fee
    See Terms
    Credit Needed
    Excellent Credit
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at Pentagon FCU's
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Credit Needed
Excellent Credit
  • 0% APR promo balance xfer rate for 12 mos w/3% balance xfer fee. After that, APR for unpaid balance + new balance xfers will be 9.24%-17.99%. APR will vary w/market based on Prime Rate.
  • 3% balance transfer fee per transaction. Subject to credit approval.
  • $100 bonus after spending $1,500 in purchase transactions within 3 months of account opening.
  • Rate and offers current as of January 1, 2017 and subject to change.
  • Earn 5 points on gas purchases at the pump. Fuel purchases for airplanes and boats do not receive cash back rewards.
  • Earn 3 points on supermarket purchases, Earn 1 point on all other purchases
  • No annual fee, Chip Enabled for Added Security
  • Federally insured by NCUA
  • See additional PenFed Platinum Rewards Visa Signature® Card details
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at Pentagon FCU's
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Credit Needed
Excellent Credit
  • Purchases Intro APR
    N/A
    Balance Transfers Intro APR
    0% for 12 months
    Regular APR
    See Terms
    Annual Fee
    See Terms
    Credit Needed
    Excellent Credit
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at Pentagon FCU's
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Credit Needed
Excellent Credit
  • 0% APR promo balance xfer rate for 12 mos w/3% balance xfer fee. After that, APR for unpaid balance + new balance xfers will be 9.24%-17.99%. APR will vary w/market based on Prime Rate.
  • 3% balance transfer fee per transaction. Subject to credit approval.
  • Rate and offers current as of January 1, 2017 and subject to change.
  • Earn 5 points on airfare purchases, Earn 1 point on all other purchases
  • 20,000 bonus points when you spend $2,500 within the first 3 months of opening the card account
  • No annual fee and no foreign transaction fees
  • Rates as low as 9.24% APR
  • Chip Enabled for Added Security, Federally insured by NCUA
  • See additional PenFed Premium Travel Rewards American Express® Card details
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at Pentagon FCU's
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Credit Needed
Excellent Credit
  • Purchases Intro APR
    N/A
    Balance Transfers Intro APR
    0% for 12 months
    Regular APR
    See Terms
    Annual Fee
    See Terms
    Credit Needed
    Excellent Credit
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