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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HSBC Cash Rewards Mastercard review

HSBC Cash Rewards Mastercard

3.6 rating

The HSBC Cash Rewards Mastercard’s annual 10-percent bonus makes it a worthy contender as a no-annual-fee cash rewards card.

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Disney Rewards Visa card from Chase review

Disney Rewards Visa card from Chase

1.8 rating

Though the Disney Rewards Visa card shines on Disney theme park perks and discounts, its rewards program leaves much to be desired.

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M&T Visa credit card with rewards review

M&T Visa credit card with rewards

2.2 rating

A basic, no frills card with limited rewards, the M&T Visa card is a decent choice for balance-carrying cardholders who don’t mind foregoing extra benefits such as car rental insurance or price protection.

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USAA Rewards American Express Card review

USAA Rewards American Express Card

2.4 rating

The USAA Rewards American Express Card offers a fair amount of points on dining out, gas and grocery store purchases, but beware of its APR, which can run very high.

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Regions Prestige Visa Signature credit card review

Regions Prestige Visa Signature credit card

2.1 rating

There’s not much to recommend this low-earning rewards card besides a few small bonuses for signing up for Regions Bank services.

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HSBC Platinum Mastercard with rewards review

HSBC Platinum Mastercard with rewards

2.4 rating

With an anemic rewards rate and a middling APR, the HSBC Mastercard ranks near the bottom of our list of travel cards. This offer is no longer available on our site.

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Commerce Bank Special Connections Visa Signature credit card review

Commerce Bank Special Connections Visa Signature credit card

2.4 rating

While the card’s 1.5 percent rewards rate is fairly high, cardholders can find far more rewarding cash back cards that offer large sign-up bonuses.

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USAA Cashback Rewards Plus American Express Card review

USAA Cashback Rewards Plus American Express Card

2.6 rating

The USAA Cashback Rewards Plus MasterCard is an ideal card for military families: It offers an industry-leading 5 percent cash back on gas and military base purchases, 2 percent cash back on groceries and a number of money-saving perks for active duty service members.

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JetBlue card review

JetBlue card

3.3 rating

The JetBlue card offers a fair rewards rate for frequent JetBlue travelers, and it’s the rare airline card without an annual fee. This offer is no longer available through our site.

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USAA Preferred Cash Rewards Visa Signature Card review

USAA Preferred Cash Rewards Visa Signature Card

2.5 rating

The USAA Preferred Cash Rewards Visa Signature Card offers a high flat rate of 1.5 percent cash back, but, with no sign-up bonus, there isn’t much to distinguish it from the rabble of cards with similar 1.5 percent rewards rates.

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DCU Visa Platinum Rewards credit card review

DCU Visa Platinum Rewards credit card

1.8 rating

This plain vanilla rewards card offers a low APR and standard benefits, such as travel insurance and extended warranty; but its bare bones rewards program won’t get you very far if you’re looking to quickly earn premier rewards.

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PNC Cash Rewards Visa card review

PNC Cash Rewards Visa card

2.7 rating

The PNC Cash Rewards Visa offers the chance to earn an especially high rewards rate on gas, restaurant and grocery spending with a very high bonus limit.

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