No Annual Fee Credit Cards - Reviews
We've taken a look at a wide variety of no-annual-fee cards, comparing and rating them based on the value of their rewards, ease of redemption, and perks and features. Whether you are looking for a cash back, airline, hotel or general rewards card, our reviews are designed to help you uncover the best values you can get with no fee.
Discover it® Balance Transfer
Last reviewed: July 2, 2018
For cardholders seeking a card with no annual fee, the Discover it Balance Transfer card offers a long 0-percent introductory period for balance transfers and a great cash back program that matches your earnings in the first year.
Wells Fargo Propel American Express Card
Last reviewed: August 6, 2018
The Wells Fargo Propel card offers an exceptionally large sign-up bonus and rewards rate for a no-annual-fee card.
USAA Cashback Rewards Plus American Express
Last reviewed: June 28, 2018
Offering 5 percent cash back on gas and military-base purchases and 2 percent cash back on groceries, the USAA Cashback Plus American Express card is a great no-annual-fee card for military families.
Uber Visa card from Barclays
Last reviewed: April 16, 2018
The Uber Visa card lets you earn a great rewards rate on restaurants and travel purchases without having to pay an annual fee.
Wells Fargo Visa Signature credit card
Last reviewed: April 6, 2018
The Wells Fargo Visa Signature card’s 50 percent bonus on airfare redemptions boosts its earning rate to 1.5 percent — a great value for a no-annual-fee card.
Bank of America Travel Rewards credit card review
Last reviewed: July 31, 2018
With a generous sign-up bonus, a high general rewards rate of 1.5 points per dollar and good travel perks – including no foreign transaction fees – the Bank of America Travel Rewards credit card is a pretty sweet deal for a travel card with no annual fee.
Golden 1 Credit Union Platinum Rewards credit card
Last reviewed: February 21, 2018
The Golden 1 Credit Union Platinum Rewards card offers an unlimited 3 percent rewards rate on the three heavy-hitting bonus categories: gas, restaurant and grocery store purchases. You’ll be hard-pressed to find a no-annual-fee card with a better rewards rate, though you need to live in California to qualify.
Capital One® Quicksilver® Card
Last reviewed: July 6, 2018
The Quicksilver card from Capital One combines a flat cash back rate of 1.5 percent with a meaty sign-up bonus, and also comes with a slew of features — including no foreign transaction fees — for an all-around great value as a no-annual-fee card.
Capital One SavorOne Cash Rewards Credit Card
Last reviewed: August 14, 2018
Thanks to its generous bonuses on grocery and restaurant purchases, the Capital One SavorOne card offers a high rewards rate for a no-annual-fee card.
American Express Cash Magnet℠ card
Last reviewed: July 27, 2018
While the American Express Cash Magnet card is but another in a long list of 1.5-percent cash back cards, the $250 introductory offer is especially rich for a no-annual-fee card.
Citi ThankYou Preferred card
Last reviewed: June 19, 2018
The Citi ThankYou Preferred card is a good option for cardholders who want to earn a good rewards rate on their dining and entertainment purchases without having to plunk down an annual fee, although it is crucially missing out on a sign-up bonus.
American Express Everyday card
Last reviewed: June 14, 2018
For cardholders who manage to put a lot of spend on the American Express Everyday credit card, the card offers a very high rewards rate for a no-annual-fee card, though there are cards that combine a better rewards rate and less hassle with no annual fee.