Rewards card reviews

Rewards Credit Cards - Reviews

Credit card rewards come in many forms -- from miles to cash back to points -- that can redeemed for a variety of goodies. Some cards offer large sign-up bonuses, others offer extra earnings on bonus categories. Some cards charge annual fees. All these differences can make it difficult to compare.

We've created a rating system to cut through the complicated details and compare cards on a similar basis. Our ratings take into account the estimated value of their rewards, the ease of redeeming rewards and special perks and benefits.

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Regions Visa Signature Premium credit card review

Regions Visa Signature Premium credit card

2.1 rating

The Regions Visa Signature Premium card offers a unique rewards scheme for Regions Bank customers, but its limited perks and mediocre points value make its high annual fee hard to justify.

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PlayStation Card from Capital One review

PlayStation Card from Capital One

2.4 rating

Despite meager rewards on outside purchases, gamers and techies can definitely fuel their hobbies with the Sony PlayStation credit card. This offer is no longer available on this site.

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Navy Federal More Rewards American Express card review

Navy Federal More Rewards American Express card

3.7 rating

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

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Cabela's CLUB Mastercard credit card review

Cabela's CLUB Mastercard credit card

2.4 rating

Though longtime Cabela’s fans might be persuaded to sign up for the store’s branded credit card, they’re probably better served in sticking with its free CLUB Rewards loyalty program instead.

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Expedia+ Card from Citi review

Expedia+ Card from Citi

2.4 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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M&T Visa credit card with rewards review

M&T Visa credit card with rewards

2.4 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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BBVA Compass Select credit card review

BBVA Compass Select credit card

2.4 rating

One of our least favorite rewards credit cards, the BBVA Compass Select credit card charges a surprisingly high three figure annual fee in exchange for mediocre rewards and limited benefits.

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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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Navy Federal Credit Union Go Rewards credit card review

Navy Federal Credit Union Go Rewards credit card

2.7 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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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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REI Co-op Mastercard review

REI Co-op Mastercard

2.3 rating

Outdoors enthusiasts are sure to love the REI Co-op Mastercard, which offers great rewards on REI purchases and an attractive sign-up offer for new cardholders.

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BJ's Perks Elite MasterCard review

BJ's Perks Elite MasterCard

2.3 rating

The BJ’s Perks Elite MasterCard gives current BJ’s members a chance to save big on everyday purchases, but others who don’t already frequent BJ’s or a similar warehouse club should factor in the $100 cost of club membership when deciding whether or not the card is worth it.

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