Best Credit Cards of 2017

There are hundreds of credit cards issued by dozens of major banks. Some credit cards have long 0% intro APR periods for those who want to transfer a balance or make a large purchase, while others offer a variety of rewards for those who want to earn cash back, points or travel miles on all their purchases. NextAdvisor has sorted through the major credit cards and reviewed hundreds of options to help consumers select a card that is right for them. Below are the best credit cards that we've reviewed in each of the major categories. Also, if you want to search for specific card features, be sure to use our free Find a Credit Card tool on the right side of this page.

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Venture vs. Sapphire Preferred: The Battle of the 50,000-Mile Intro Bonuses
Picking the right credit card to add to your wallet isn’t always easy. This is especially true when you’re considering two credit cards with industry-leading 50,000-mile intro bonuses, like the Capital One Venture Rewards Credit Card and the Chase Sapphire Preferred Card. To help you determine what sets these cards apart from one another, we’re […]

Best Credit Cards for 2018
As a new year rolls around, you’re probably starting to evaluate your personal and financial goals. Although credit cards may be the last thing on your mind this time of the year, it’s actually the perfect time to get a new credit card. That’s because in 2018 card issuers are offering incredibly impressive bonuses, rewards […]

Best Cash Back Credit Cards for Foodies
If you frequently find yourself seeking out the hottest new restaurants in your city or chasing after the latest food craze, chances are you’d be ecstatic to pay for all those meals with a credit card that earns you cash back when you dine. Lucky for you, there are a number of great cash back […]

Wells Fargo vs. Chase: Which Unlimited Cash Back Credit Card is Right for You?
If you’re in the market for a cash back credit card that allows you to earn the same cash back rate on all of your purchases, there’s a good chance you’re considering the Wells Fargo Cash Wise Visa Card or Chase Freedom Unlimited — or both. Although these cards seem quite similar, they’re actually pretty different. Don’t believe us? […]

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