No Annual Fee card reviews

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.

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AARP credit card from Chase review

AARP credit card from Chase

2.7 rating

With a high cash back rate on gas and restaurant purchases for no annual fee, the AARP credit card could be a great card to rotate into your wallet for your driving ventures.

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Drury Gold Key Club credit card review

Drury Gold Key Club credit card

2.7 rating

The Drury Gold Key Club card offers frequent Drury guests a generous point bonus on hotel stays, a decent APR and a good sign-up bonus in the card’s first year, but you may not get much use out of the card if you don’t travel relatively frequently.

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RBFCU CashBack Rewards card review

RBFCU CashBack Rewards card

2.9 rating

Customers of RBFCU can’t do much better than this highly rewarding cash back card, though it’s only available in Texas.

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PNC Points Visa review

PNC Points Visa

2.2 rating

Despite its sky-high rewards rate, the PNC points Visa credit card is a run-of-the-mill rewards card dressed in a more generous card’s clothing.

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Bank of America Cash Rewards credit card review

Bank of America Cash Rewards credit card

3.5 rating

The Bank of America Cash Rewards card offers an exceptional rewards rate on gas purchases and a good rate on groceries — including wholesale clubs — but its $2,500 spending cap on rewards limits how much cardholders can earn.

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PenFed Platinum Rewards Visa Signature card review

PenFed Platinum Rewards Visa Signature card

3.1 rating

With an affordable APR and some of the best rewards you can get on gas and grocery purchases, the PenFed Platinum Rewards card is a great card for heavy-spending families.

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Golden 1 Credit Union Platinum Rewards credit card review

Golden 1 Credit Union Platinum Rewards credit card

3.1 rating

If you live in Northern California, this is an ideal card to use for your everyday spending: The Golden1 Credit Union Platinum Rewards card offers one of the lowest APRs available on a rewards credit card while also offering one of the most generous bonus rates available without paying an annual fee.

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PenFed Pathfinder Rewards American Express card review

PenFed Pathfinder Rewards American Express card

3.1 rating

For no annual fee, the PenFed Pathfinder card offers a decent sign-up bonus and a high rewards rate on travel purchases

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United TravelBank card from Chase review

United TravelBank card from Chase

2.5 rating

Though the United TravelBank card offers a good rewards rate for no annual fee, a traditional cash back card would probably be a better choice. This offer is no longer available.

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BBVA Compass ClearPoints credit card review

BBVA Compass ClearPoints credit card

3.8 rating

For cardholders with excellent credit, the BBVA Compass ClearPoints card is more affordable than the average low interest rate card and offers a long introductory period on balance transfers and new purchases, though also a higher-than-average balance transfer fee.

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PenFed Power Cash Rewards Visa Signature card review

PenFed Power Cash Rewards Visa Signature card

3.1 rating

The PenFed Power Cash Rewards Visa Signature card awards a high 2 percent cash back rate, but only PenFed  members can apply.

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USAA Rewards Visa Signature Card review

USAA Rewards Visa Signature Card

2.4 rating

The rewards on the Rewards Visa Signature Card are paltry, but military personnel may enjoy the card’s military and travel benefits.

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