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Travel Credit Cards - Reviews

We've reviewed a variety of hotel, airline and general rewards cards to determine which cards offer the most worth. Our ratings consider not only the monetary value rewards and sign-up bonuses, but also the ease of the redemption and the total value of each card's features. Our goal is to help you find a well-rounded card that offers large earnings and lets you redeem those earnings for travel rewards and perks that are truly valuable.

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Regions Prestige Visa Signature credit card review

Regions Prestige Visa Signature credit card

1.9 rating

Not only does the Regions Prestige Visa Signature credit card lack the appeal of a good rewards program, but you can’t even sign up online if you are not an existing Regions customer.

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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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Regions Visa Signature Premium credit card review

Regions Visa Signature Premium credit card

2.1 rating

For $125 a year, the Regions Visa Signature Premium card offers a 1:1 rewards rate – which can be easily found on cards with no annual fee – and minimal cardholder benefits.

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Bank of the West Premier World Mastercard review

Bank of the West Premier World Mastercard

2.2 rating

The Bank of the West Premier World Mastercard offers a lower APR and more travel-centric bonus points than the average travel rewards card, but its high annual fee and pricey redemption policy limit its appeal.

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DCU Visa Platinum Rewards credit card review

DCU Visa Platinum Rewards credit card

1.9 rating

With a stingy card rewards program and high travel booking fees, the DCU Visa Platinum card ranks near the bottom of our list of travel cards.

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Capital One Venture Rewards credit card review

Capital One Venture Rewards credit card

4.3 rating

With a double rewards rate on purchases and a generous sign-up bonus, the Venture card from Capital One is a good value for heavy spenders.

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Platinum Delta SkyMiles Credit Card from American Express review

Platinum Delta SkyMiles Credit Card from American Express

0 rating

Despite a high annual fee, Delta loyalists and travel enthusiasts alike will find the Platinum Delta SkyMiles from American Express credit card worthy of consideration. This offer is no longer available.

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Citi Prestige card review

Citi Prestige card

0 rating

The Citi Prestige card comes with valuable travel benefits and protections, but also an unfortunately high price tag. This offer is not currently available through our site.

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The Ritz-Carlton Rewards credit card review

The Ritz-Carlton Rewards credit card

0 rating

The luxury-level Ritz-Carlton Rewards card is not for the average cardholder, but is a good means to elite status and luxury hotel perks for Ritz-Carlton loyalists. This offer is no longer available.

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La Quinta Returns Visa card review

La Quinta Returns Visa card

0 rating

A good card for frequent road trippers and families who prefer to travel with pets, the La Quinta Returns Visa card offers a good return on budget hotel stays and a generous sign-up bonus for moderate spenders. This offer is no longer available.

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Citi Hilton Honors Visa Signature card review

Citi Hilton Honors Visa Signature card

0 rating

A good card for the casual traveler, this Hilton Honors Visa Signature card offers a better sign-up bonus than its American Express competitor, but it doesn’t offer nearly as large a spending bonus. This offer is no longer available.

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Red Roof Inn RediCard+ Visa credit card review

Red Roof Inn RediCard+ Visa credit card

0 rating

You don’t need to earn a ton of points to earn a free night’s stay at the pet-friendly Red Roof Inn with this accessible hotel card; however, the hotel chain’s small network limits the card’s appeal. This offer is no longer available.

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