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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The Ultimate Cash Back card from Santander Bank review

The Ultimate Cash Back card from Santander Bank

2.8 rating

With a run-of-the-mill earning scheme and sign-up bonus, plus limited redemption options, the rewards program on the Santander Ultimate Cash Back Mastercard is far from impressive.

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Blue Cash card from American Express review

Blue Cash card from American Express

2.3 rating

Better suited for well-heeled families than cardholders on a budget, the Blue Cash card offers a generous cash back bonus on everyday purchases; but to get it, you have to clear an exceptionally high spending threshold that may be unrealistic for some families.

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GM BuyPower card from Capital One review

GM BuyPower card from Capital One

3 rating

Few cards can beat the 2 percent rewards rate on Capital One’s GM BuyPower card, but the rewards only apply to the purchase of a new car. This offer is no longer available on our site.

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U.S. Bank Cash+ Visa Signature Card review

U.S. Bank Cash+ Visa Signature Card

3 rating

For cardholders who don’t mind a hands-on approach to earning card rewards, the U.S. Bank Cash+ offers more choice and flexibility than most of its competitors as well as a decent amount of cash back on everyday purchases.

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Navy Federal More Rewards American Express card review

Navy Federal More Rewards American Express card

3.5 rating

With no annual fee, triple points on supermarket and gas station purchases and a handsome sign-up bonus, the brand-new Navy Federal More Rewards American Express card is an especially good deal for families and business travelers.

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Blue from American Express card review

Blue from American Express card

2.2 rating

If you’re looking for a no-frills rewards credit card with brand-name recognition, the Blue from American Express card could be an easy way to get your feet wet.

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Expedia+ Card from Citi review

Expedia+ Card from Citi

2.2 rating

Fans of discount travel sites would probably be better served by a general rewards card in lieu of the Expedia+ Card, due to its low rewards rate and litany of restrictions on redeeming rewards points. This offer is no longer available on our site.

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U.S. Bank Cash 365 American Express Card review

U.S. Bank Cash 365 American Express Card

2.6 rating

In a market crowded with cash back cards that earn a flat 1.5 percent rate, there’s not much to recommend the U.S. Bank Cash 365 card over its competitors.

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Navy Federal Credit Union Go Rewards credit card review

Navy Federal Credit Union Go Rewards credit card

2.4 rating

One of the best rewards cards available for on-the-go cardholders who plan to carry a balance, the NFCU Go Rewards card offers a solid spending bonus on gas and restaurant purchases and a reasonably priced APR.

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Navy Federal Credit Union Cash Rewards card review

Navy Federal Credit Union Cash Rewards card

2.9 rating

With a low APR and up to 1.5 percent cash back on every purchase, this modest credit union card is a great choice for cardholders who plan to carry a balance and want low-maintenance rewards at an affordable price.

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Citizens Bank Cash Back Plus World MasterCard review

Citizens Bank Cash Back Plus World MasterCard

2.8 rating

The Citizens Bank Cash Back Plus World MasterCard offers straightforward earnings and above-average cash rewards, making it a good choice for the casual rewards card user.

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PNC CashBuilder Visa credit card review

PNC CashBuilder Visa credit card

2.2 rating

The PNC Cashbuilder Visa rewards moderate spenders and loyal PNC bank account holders with up to 1.75 percent cash back on every purchase, but it doesn’t offer much else to set it apart from other cards.

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