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BankAmericard Review: A Nice Breather From Credit Card Interest

You won’t get ongoing rewards or perks, but it’s a decent option for paying down debt or financing a large purchase. Plus, there’s a sign-up bonus.

Capital One Venture Review: Easy Earnings, Effortless Redemptions

Earn 2 miles per dollar spent on everything. Redeem miles (at 1 cent apiece) for credit on your statement against any travel purchase, with none of the restrictions of airline cards.

Wells Fargo Reflect Card Review: An Extended Break From Interest

The card offers a competitive 0% intro APR promotion on balance transfers and purchases.

American Express Blue Cash Preferred Review: Perhaps the Ultimate Family Card


You’ll earn 6% back at U.S. supermarkets on up to $6,000 a year in spending, plus 6% back on select U.S. streaming services and 3% back at U.S. gas stations and eligible transit. Terms apply. The catch? A sizable annual fee.

Discover it Balance Transfer Review: A Debt Zapper With Rewards

You expect a balance transfer card to offer a lengthy introductory APR period. But this card also gives you cash back — and a reason to hold on to it long-term.

Low intro APR for up to 21 months

Wells Fargo Reflect℠ Card

New! 100k bonus miles offer - Terms Apply

Capital One Venture X Rewards Credit Card

Ultra long intro offer

Citi® Diamond Preferred® Card

Excellent cash back rewards for families

Blue Cash Preferred® Card from American Express

60k bonus miles offer - Terms Apply

Capital One Venture Rewards Credit Card

Great cash back rewards on gas and groceries

Blue Cash Everyday® Card from American Express

5 Things to Know About the Paceline Credit Card

U.S. Bank Cash+ Card Now Available Only via U.S. Bank, NerdWallet

No, Amazon Hasn’t Banned Your Visa Card

Chase Partners With Gopuff to Offer Discounts on Deliveries

Should I Get the Capital One Venture X Card?

5 Things to Know About the Paceline Credit Card

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How Does the Capital One Venture X Stack Up Against Competitors?

5 Things to Know About the Air France-KLM Credit Card

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How to Pick the Best Credit Card for You

Finding the best credit card is part art, part science.
No single credit card is better than all others in all categories — or for all people. But by understanding your options and asking the right questions, you can find the card that's the best fit for your spending habits and credit situation.

NerdWallet's Guide to Your First Credit Card

Get started with credit cards by understanding how they work, how you qualify and how to use them wisely.

What Is a Balance Transfer, and Should I Do One?

A balance transfer lets you move debt from one account to another. Why do one? Because moving high-interest debt to a credit card with 0% APR can be a big money-saver.

How is Credit Card Interest Calculated?

So your bank tells you that your credit card has a 15% APR. What does that actually mean? How does your bank calculate your interest rate, and how does that…