Discover it® Card

Discover it® Card Review: Credit Cards

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Bottom Line:
Combines cash-back rewards with a 14-month 0% intro APR on purchases & balance transfers and no foreign transaction fees.
Full Review:
5 2015-05-01 10:35:02 The Discover it® Card is a good fit for consumers who have excellent credit and would like to transfer a high interest balance to a 0% APR account for 14 months and still have the opportunity to earn significant cash rewards. Users will also enjoy a 0% purchase APR for the first 14 months of card ownership. Additionally, Cardholders can take advantage of 5% cash back (on up to $1,500 in purchases) in rotating quarterly categories and a standard 1% cash back on all other purchases. Cardholders will also receive a free FICO® Score on their monthly statement. And globetrotters will appreciate that there are no foreign transaction fees on purchases made outside the U.S.

Highlights
  • 0% intro APR on purchases & balance transfers for 14 months — then a variable purchase APR applies, currently 10.99% - 22.99%. A 3% fee applies to each transferred balance.
  • New Freeze It℠ on/off switch lets you prevent new purchases, cash advances and balance transfers. Freeze or unfreeze your account in seconds via our website or mobile app.*
  • 5% cash back in categories that change each quarter up to the quarterly maximum when you sign up.* Plus, 1% cash back on all other purchases.
  • Free FICO® Credit Score on monthly statements, online and in our mobile app.*
  • No annual fee, no late fee for your first late payment — APR won't go up for paying late, no overlimit fee and no foreign transaction fee.*
  • Each Discover purchase is monitored. If it's unusual, you're alerted by e-mail, phone or text — and never responsible for unauthorized purchases on your Discover card.
  • 100% U.S.-based customer service — day or night.
  • *See rates, rewards, free FICO® Credit Score terms and other info by clicking "Apply."

Rewards
  • Earn 5% cash back on up to $1,500 in purchases within select categories that rotate quarterly.
  • Earn 1% cash back on all other purchases, with no limit on how much you can earn.
  • Earn 5% to 20% Cashback Bonus through exclusive online shopping mall.

Redeem Rewards
  • Rewards are redeemable in $20 increments.
  • Deposit into your bank account or credit your Discover card account.
  • Turn your cash rewards into more when you redeem for gift cards or eCertificates from over 100 brand-name Partners.

Fees and APR
  • No annual fee.
  • No foreign transaction fees.
  • 0% Intro Purchase APR: 0% APR for the first 14 months, then Purchase APR.
  • Purchase APR: 10.99% - 22.99% Variable, depending on creditworthiness.
  • Balance Transfers: 14 month, 0% Intro APR for for transfers under this offer that post to your account by July 10, 2015, then Purchase APR. Balance transfer fee is 3% of the amount of each transfer.


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Card Details:

Purchase APR:0% for first 14 months,
then 10.99% - 22.99% (Variable)*
Features:5% cash back on purchases within select categories; 1% on all other purchases
Annual Fee :None
Credit Needed:Excellent

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