Best for Families/Cash Back

Blue Cash Preferred® Card from American Express
  • Save on gas by racking up 3X cash back on related purchases
  • Earn on the groceries you already buy with 6X cash back at the supermarket
  • Redeem rewards as statement credits or gift cards—the specifics are up to you
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Card attributes
  • Variable APR
    14.74% - 25.74%
  • Cash Advance APR
    26.99%
  • Rewards Rate
    6% cash back at U.S. supermarkets (on up to $6,000 per year in purchases, then 1%). 3% cash back at U.S. gas stations and at select U.S. department stores, 1% back on other purchases.
  • Annual Fee
    $95
  • Intro APR
    0% on purchases and balance transfers for 15 months.
  • Bonus Offers
    $200 statement credit after you spend $1,000 in purchases on your new Card within the first 3 months. Terms Apply.
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Highlights
  • $200 statement credit after you spend $1,000 in purchases on your new Card within the first 3 months.
  • 6% cash back at U.S. supermarkets (on up to $6,000 per year in purchases, then 1%) - that means spending $60 a week at U.S. supermarkets could earn over $180 back per year.
  • 3% cash back at U.S. gas stations and at select U.S. department stores, 1% back on other purchases.
  • Low intro APR: 0% for 12 months on purchases and balance transfers, then a variable rate, currently 14.74% to 25.74%.
  • Over 1.5 million more places in the U.S. started accepting American Express® Cards in 2017.
  • Cash back is received in the form of Reward Dollars that can be easily redeemed for statement credits, gift cards, and merchandise.
  • $95 annual fee.
  • Terms Apply.

  • The card offers super high rewards on grocery purchases
  • Get a decent sign-up bonus 
  • Pay no interest for a year
  • Charges an annual fee, which is uncommon for a cash-back credit card
  • American Express isn't widely accepted overseas
  • Doesn't offer bonus cash back on groceries at non-supermarkets
Details

Application Process: Apply online and get a response within 60 seconds.

Rewards6% cash back at U.S. supermarkets (on up to $6,000 per year in purchases, then 1%). 3% cash back at U.S. gas stations and at select U.S. department stores, 1% back on other purchases.

Bonus Offers$200 statement credit after you spend $1,000 in purchases on your new Card within the first 3 months.

APR: 0% introductory APR on purchases and balance transfers for 12 months. After that, 14.74% to 25.74% variable.

Annual Fee: $95; not waived the first year.

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