Credit Card Reviews





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Cash Back Credit Card Reviews

Citi® Dividend Platinum Select® Card
This is one of the most popular credit card. It pays 5% cash rebate on purchases at supermarkets, gas stations and drugstores.

Chase Cash Plus Rewards Visa
Introduced in July 2005, this is Chases' answer to the Citi Dividend Platinum Select Card. It pays 5% cash rebates on purchases at groceries, gas stations and drugstores.

Blue Cash from American Express®
This is a tiered cash rebate credit card that pays 5% on "everyday purchase" and 1.5% rebates on "other purchases" once annual spending exceeds $6,500. Another very popular cash rebate credit card.

HSBC Mastercard® with Cash Back Rewards
This is HSBC's basic cash back credit card which pays 1% rebate. Cardholders can earn unlimited rebates.

Reward Credit Card Reviews

Citi® Diamond Preferred Rewards® Card
Our recommended reward credit card simply because you can earn 5 points for every dollar you spend on "everyday purchases". For those who spend between $400 to $500 a month at "supermarkets and gas stations', (equals to $6,000 a year), that is all it takes to get a free airline ticket.

Citi® PremierpassSM Card
This card will appeal to those who travel very frequently and is the only card in the market that allows you earn not just points on the money you spend, but also on the miles you fly. Frequent flyers will like this card.

American Express® Rewards Green Card
American Express' original charge card. The cards' reward program is based on the Membership Rewards Options, prehaps the most comprehensive reward program around. You can earn unlimited points which do not expire. High spenders may be offered the Platinum or Black card with regular use of the card.

American Express® Rewards Gold Card
A slightly higher version of the Green Card, featuring travel and shopping features.

Blue from American Express
The Blue from American Express has a similar reward program as the Green and Gold Card. The main difference is that it is a credit card, rather than a charge card. It also has no annual fee.

Blue Sky® Credit Card
A very unique credit card which allows cardholders to use any travel agents (including the internet) to get the best travel deals. Points are then used to get rebates on travel purchases with the card. Will appeal to those who want to earn reward points but do not like the usual restrictions that credit card reward program imposes.

American Express® IN:NY Citiy Card
A reward specially designed for residents of New York, where you can earn extra points for a variety of purchases and redeem them at HOT New York City outlets.

American Express IN:Chicago Card
After the success of the NYC Card, American Express launched another "city" card for residents of Chicago. Similar concept as the NYC Card.

American Express® IN:LA Card
Similar to the IN:NYC and IN:Chicago Card, this card is designed for residents of LA in mind.

Chase Flexible Rewards Platinum Visa®
This is a reward credit card from Chase that offers both travel rewards and cash back rewards. Allows cardholders to earn up to 60,000 points in one calender year.

Chase Value Miles Another travel credit card from Chase. You can earn up to 40,000 miles in one calender year. Best feature is that yu only need 24,000 miles to get a free airline ticket.

Miles Card from Discover
This is Discover's travel reward card. You can earn up to 60,000 miles in one calender year. There are both travel and shopping rewards.

Airline Credit Card Reviews

United Mileage Plus Visa® Signature
Issued by Chase. United Airlines is one of the biggest carriers and this is one of the most popular airline credit card.

Gold Delta Skymiles Credit Card
Issued by American Express. This card allows cardholders to earn "double miles" on "everyday purchases" as well.

Skypoints Credit Card from Delta and American Express®
An alternative to the regular Delta Skymiles credit card. You can either transfer points into Delta Skymiles or use them to get discount on Delta or Song purchases. Offers more flexibility than the regular Delta Skymiles credit card.

US Airways Visa® Signature
Issued by Bank of America, N.A. (USA). One of the good thing about this card is that you get a $99 Companion Cetificate good for two guest every year.

Alaska Airlines Visa® Signature
Issued by Bank of America, N.A. (USA). This card allows you to earn double miles. Best features are the $50 companion ticket certificate each year you renew your card.

British Airways Visa® Signature
This card is issued by Chase. You can earn double miles and also unlimited miles. You get a free companion ticket each time you book a full-fare business or first class ticket.

Citi® Bronz AAdvantage Mastercard
One of the very few airline credit cards that does not charge an annual fee. However, you only earn one point for every two dollars that you spend on the card.

Citi® Gold Select AAdvantage® World Mastercard®
Unlike the Bronz Mastercard, this card has an annual fee and you earn one AAdvantage mile for every dollar you spend on the card.

Citi® Platinum Select® AAdvantage® World Mastercard®
Has more features than the Gold Card version but still does not allow you to earn double miles.

Continental Airlines World Mastercard®
Issued by Chase. This is one of the better airline credit cards. One of the key features is that you get companion discount certificates every year you renew your card.

Asiana Visa® Platinum
Key attractions of this card is that you get (1) 90% discount on a full fare business or First Class ticket for a companion every year and (2) $500 discount towards a purchase of a full fare business class ticket with a free first class upgrade (once a year).

Hawaiian Airlines Visa® Platinum
Issued by Bank of America, N.A. (USA). You get 5,000 bonus miles every year you renew your card. It also has one of the most reasonable annual fee ($50.00) for an airline credit card.

Jet Blue Card from American Express®
Perhaps the only airline credit card that lets you earn double miles when you spend at restaurants, movie theaters, sporting events, golf courses, performing arts and gym memberships. Very reasonable $40.00 annual fee as well.

Mexicana Airlines Visa® Platinum
Issued by Bank of America, N.A. (USA). Reasonable annual fee of $45.00. You also get a $99.00 companion ticket certificate every year, which if used, will more than offset the annual fee that you pay.

WorldPerks Visa® Signature
Issued by US Bank.

Hotel Credit Card Reviews

Starwood Preferred Guest Credit Card
This card was voted second best affinity credit card after Diners Club in the 17th Freddie Awards and is one of the most popular travel credit cards.

Choice Privileges Visa® Platinum
Issued by Bank of America, N.A. (USA)

Hilton HHonors Platinum Credit Card
One of the two Hilton HHonors credit card (the other being issued by Citibank). This one actually allows you to earn more points per dollar.

Hilton HHonors Visa®
The other Hilton HHonors credit card. This one is a Visa and remains very equally popular as the Amex version.

Hybrid Cash Back Reward Credit Card Reviews

HSBC Mastercard® with Cash or Fly Rewards
Allows cardholders to redeem points for either travel rewards or cash rebates.

Discover Platinum Card

A true hybrid card. It has a tiered rebate formula, allows you to earn full 5% cash rebates from certain merchant partners and also allows you to potentially double the value of your cash rebates if you exchange them for gift certificates.

Discover Platinum Clear Card
Essentially identical to the Discover Platinum Card but with a "Clear" Card design.

Discover Gold Card
Same features as the Platinum Card.

Gas Credit Card Reviews

Discover Platinum Gas Card
A tiered rebate card. For the first $1,500 in annual gasoline spending, you earn 5% rebates.

Chase Perfect Card
Pays 3% rebates on all gasoline purchases.

Hess Visa® Platinum
Pays 5% rebates for gasoline purchases at HESS stations. New cardholders get 10% rebates for the first 90 days.

Chase Marathon Platinum Mastercard®
Pays 5% rebates on purchases at Marathon stations.

Shell Mastercard® from Citi

Speedway SuperAmerica Platinum Mastercard®
This card lets you earn 4% rebates at Speedway SuperAmerica stations.

Retail Store Credit Cards

Sony Card from Chase
This card is designed for the Sony afficionado and allows cardholders to earn points which can be redeemed at Sony outlets.

Starbucks Card Duetto Visa®
Designed for Starbucks Duetto Card holders, who wants to redeem points for Starbucks purchases.

Chase Toys R Us Visa®
Parents who find themselves always shopping here will like this card.

Chase Universal Entertainment Mastercard
This card is designed for those who spend a lot on Universal Entertainment products and resorts.

Chase Borders and Waldenbooks Platinum Visa®
For book lovers who are always purchasing their books from Borders or Waldenbooks.

Auto Credit Card Reviews

Citi® Drivers Edge Platinum Select
Unique auto credit card that allows you to use points to redeem for ANY vehicle, domestic or foreign, new or used, even trucks and pickups.

GM Card
For the GM afficionado who wants to save money on their next GM purchases.

Chase Subaru Mastercard®
You can save money on your next Subaru purchase or maintanence with this card.

Volkswagen Platinum Visa®
Designed for the Volkswagen afficionado. It has a reward program that included travel rewards.

Platinum Credit Card Reviews

Pulaski Bank Mastercard® or Visa®
This card probably has the lowest fixed rate apr. It is also one of the few credit cards that uses a monthly periodic rate and gives a 25 days grace period.

Pulaski Bank Visa® Gold A low interest rate credit card from Pulaski Bank.

Citi® Simplicity Card
Citi's new offering. A card with a very good 0% apr for 12 months and low apr thereafter. You also do not pay any late fees.

Citi® Platinum Select Card
A basic no-frills platinum low apr credit card from Citibank.

AT&T Universal Platinum Card
Issued by Citibank. This is a phone card and a credit card card combined into one.

Chase Platinum Card
Platinum Card issued by Chase. At present, they are offering a 0% apr on balance transfers for 15 months.

HSBC Platinum Mastercard® HSBC's Platinum card offers a 0% apr for 12 months and other typical platinum services.

Business Credit Card Reviews

Advanta Business Platinum Card
This is a basic low ap business credit card from Advanta Bank.

CitiBusiness Card
This is Citibank's basic business credit card.

Advanta Platinum Business Card with Rewards
One of the more popular business credit cards as it allows cardholders to either choose to earn rewards or cash rebates.

Blue Cash for Business
In our opinion, perhaps the best cash back business credit card out there. You can earn unlimited rebates and up to 5% with OPENSAVINGs merchants.

American Express® Cash Rebate Card
Essentially identical to the Blue Cash for Business. Highly recommended.

CitiBusiness Card with ThankYou Network
This is Citibank's reward business credit card based on their ThankYou Redemptions Network reward program. You can earn three points for every dollar you spend on certain business purchases.

Citi® ProfessionalSM Card Another of Citibank's reward business credit card based on the ThankYou Redemptions Network. This card is probably more suitable for the very small one-person business. You can earn three points for every dollar you spend on restaurants, gas stations, auto rentals and certain supply merchants.

CitiBusiness PremierpassSM Card
Business credit card version of the Citi Premierpass Card. Those who have the personal card version should get this card for their business and combine reward points.

Business Gold Card from American Express®
Business version of the gold charge card.

Business Green Rewards Card
Business version of the Rewards Green charge card. You earn double points from purchases with Amex "OPENSAVINGs" merchants.

American Express® Platinum Business Card
This business card has no annual fee and has a reward program based on the Membership Rewards Options program.

American Express® Business Platinum FreedomPass Credit Card
This is the business version of the Blue Sky credit card. Offers a more flexible way to earn travel rewards.

Skypoints Business Credit Card from Delta and American Express®
This card is more flexible than the regular Delta Skymiles Business Credit Card because you can either transfer Skypoints into Skymiles or use them to get discounts on Delta or Song purchases.

Delta Skymiles Business Credit Card Business version of the regular Delta Skymiles credit card.

CitiBusiness AAdvantage Business Card
Business version of the regular Citi AAdvantge World Mastercard.

Student Credit Card Reviews

Citi® MTVU Platinum Select® Card
A most unique student credit card which lets you earn reward points when you pay your bills on time and also when you get good grades. Based on Citi's ThankYou Redemptions Network reward program. Highly recommended.

Citi® Dividend Platinum Select® Visa® for College Students
Student version of the award winning Dividend Platinum Select Card. You earn 5% cash rebates on purchases at standalone supermarkets, gas stations and drugstores. Highly recommended.

Citi® Drivers Edge for College Students
Student version of the Citi Drivers Edge. Cardholders can earn 3% rebates on "everyday purchases" as well as $0.01 for every mile you driver on your vehicle. Points can be used for either a purchase, lease, service or maintanence of your vehicle. Points can also be converted into ThankYou points should you decided not to use it on a vehicle.

Citi® Platinum Select® Visa® Card for College Students

Basic platinum card for college student.

Universal Entertainment Student Mastercard
Designed for the student who makes a lot of purchases of Universal products like CDs, DVDs, movie tickets etc.

Chase Ultimate Rewards ExpressSM Student Card
Shopping reward student credit card from Chase.

Discover Card for Student
Student version of the Discover Platinum Card

Discover Student Clear Card
Same features as all Discover student cards but with different designs.

Credit Card Reviews for those with poor credit

Aspire Visa® Gold
One of the more popular unsecured credit card designed for those with bad credit.

New Millennium Bank Visa® or Mastercard®
Perhaps the only secured credit card with a travel reward program.

Prepaid Credit Card Reviews

Wired Plastic Prepaid Visa®
The prepaid credit card with the lowest cost and fees. Recommended.

Vaya Prepaid Mastercard®
Another low cost prepaid credit card with sophisticated online account management tool. Also pays you $25.00 if you refer a friend to the card.

Eufora Prepaid Mastercard
Voted by many as the most innovative card when it was first introduced. Has a credit builder service which allows you to build credit with this card. Also has a multi-level payout if you introduce other people to this card.

BuyRight Prepaid Mastercard®
Unique hybrid prepaid/catalog credit card which gives the best features of a prepaid credit card and the ability to build a credit history with a catalog credit card. Recommended.

VIP Vis® Card
Comes with a credit builder service that allows you to rebuild your credit.

Vue Visa® Card
Comes with a credit builder service that allows you to rebuild your credit.

Credit Builder Prepaid Debit Card
Prepaid credit card that allows you to rebuild or build your credit. Not a Visa or Mastercard, but can be used anywhere debit cards are accepted.

Account Now Vantage Debit Mastercard

Has a credit builder service that reports your rent, mortage, insurance payments to PRBC, a national credit reporting agency. The only prepaid credit card that is FDIC insured. Automatice bill payment features.

Motherlove Prepaid Mastercard®
Comes with a cash rebate program that pays as high as 10% rebates.

Secure Deposit Card Prepaid Mastercard®
Comes with a cash rebate program that pays as high as 10% rebates. Also comes with an additional free card, which is ideal for parents looking to give their teens a prepaid credit card.

Executive Plus Prepaid Mastercard®
Comes with a cash rebate program that pays as high as 10% rebates. Also enrolls you in a travel discount club.

First Vineyard Mastercard®
Prepaid credit card that pays you a referal fee for introducing new cardholders. Has a true multi-level compensation formula.

Prepaid Visa® Debit Card
Comes with an "Executive Benefits Package" which give members discounts on health, shopping and roadside assistance.

Homeland Prepaid Visa® Debit Card
Comes with an "Executive Benefits Package" which give members discounts on health, shopping and roadside assistance.

Sterling VIP Prepaid Visa® Debit Card
Basic Prepaid Debit Card

Impact Visa®
Comes with a credit builder service that allows you to rebuild your credit.

Liberty Union Visa®
Basic Prepaid Debit Card

Catalog Credit Card Reviews

All American Gold Card
Catalog credit card which can be used at usashoppingclub.com. Payments get reported to one credit bureau.

USA Platinum
Catalog credit card which can be used at usashoppingclub.com. Payments get reported to one credit bureau.

USA Gold Card
Catalog credit card which can be used at usashoppingclub.com. Payments get reported to one credit bureau.

Platinum Plus Card
Catalog credit card which can be used at usashoppingclub.com. Payments get reported to one credit bureau.

Financial Credit Card Reviews

Citi® Home Rebate Platinum Select® Card

Earn rebates that are automatically paid to reduce your mortgage principal.

Citi® Upromise Card
Earn rebates that are does towards your Upromise 529 College Savings plan.

Union Plus Credit Card
The only card that allows you to skip 2 payments within 12 months if you participate in a union sanctioned strike.

Charity Credit Card Reviews

Anne Geddes Visa® Gold
Earn rebates that are donated to the Anne Geddes Foundation.

Make-A-Wish Visa&$174
Earn rebates that are donated to the Make-A-Wish Foundation.





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