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American Express Credit Cards

American Express Credit Cards

American Express bills itself as "the premium network for high-spending cardmembers" and takes pride in its reputation as a card for the elite customer, but in fact, they offer cards for many types of customers. They operate a large travel network and many of their cards offer amazing deals on airline miles, hotels, and other travel perks.

Cards issued by American Express include gas rewards cards, business cards, student cards, prepaid cards, and more. Member benefits include roadside assistance, purchase protection, travel accident insurance, entertainment benefits, extended warranties, and car rental loss and damage insurance.

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Card Details
  • Must have Active Debit Card or Credit Card to qualify.
  • $500 Credit Limit.
  • No Credit Check.
  • No Employment Check.
  • Reports to a Major Credit Bureau.
  • Fast Online Application.
  • Bad Credit accepted.
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Excellent Credit

Excellent Credit
You can apply if: you have not been late on any credit card or loan in the last year and make timely payments, you have long lasting credit history and high credit limit; you have never declared a bankruptcy or defaulted loan.

This credit offer is only for people with Excellent credit history.

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Discover it®
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Card Details
  • 0% intro APR on balance transfers for 18 months - then a variable purchase APR applies, currently 10.99% - 22.99%. A 3% fee applies to each transferred balance.
  • 0% intro APR on purchases for 6 months. Then the variable purchase APR applies, currently 10.99% - 22.99%.
  • Over 5,000 cardmembers rated 4.8 out of 5 stars± and now Discover "Ranked Highest in Customer Satisfaction with Credit Card Companies in a Tie" by J.D. Power.±
  • 5% cash back for online shopping and department store purchases on up to $1,500 - Oct. through Dec. 2014 when you sign up for 5%±. 1% cash back on all other purchases.
  • Free FICO® Credit Score online and on monthly statements.±
  • 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 Discover card purchases.
  • ±See rates, rewards, free FICO® Credit Score terms and other info by clicking "Apply."
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Bad Credit

Bad Credit
You can apply if: you have late payments or maxed out credit balance; you have more than one foreclosure, repossession, defaulted on a loan more than once or have a recently discharged bankruptcy; you have been declined for a credit card in the last three months.

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Card Details
  • No Annual Fee*.
  • No Over Limit Fee*.
  • Apply for Fingerhut Credit today*. Fill out our easy online application.
  • Low Monthly Payments*.
  • Choose From Over 150,000 items.
  • Shop Great Brands at Fingerhut.com.
  • Budget Friendly Payments* with Fingerhut Credit!
  • Get the Credit You Deserve*.
  • We just love saying "YES!"
  • Black Friday sale today at Fingerhut!
  • $50 OFF $200 - Promo Code NC676. ENDs on December 5, 2014.
  • *SEE Fingerhut.com Site for Terms & Conditions.
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Intro APR
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Regular APRAnnual FeeActivation FeeReporting Credit Bureaus
n/a24.90%$0$0Yes
Excellent Credit

Excellent Credit
You can apply if: you have not been late on any credit card or loan in the last year and make timely payments, you have long lasting credit history and high credit limit; you have never declared a bankruptcy or defaulted loan.

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Card Details
  • 0% Intro APR on Balance Transfers and Purchases for 15 months. After that, the variable APR will be 12.99% - 22.99%, based on your creditworthiness.
  • There is a balance transfer fee of either $5 or 3% of the amount of each transfer, whichever is greater.
  • The only card that earns you cash back TWICE on every purchase with:
  • 1% cash back when you buy.
  • Plus 1% cash back as you pay for those purchases, whether you pay in full or over time.26
  • No Category Restrictions, No Caps, No Enrollments in Rotating Categories.
  • No Annual Fee.
Summary of Card Features:
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0%
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0%
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12.99% -
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Bad / No Credit

Bad / No Credit
You can apply if: you have never had a credit card or haven’t established a credit history yet; your credit has seen bankruptcies or defaults.

American Express® Serve
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Card Details
  • Your Full Service Reloadable Prepaid Account. (American Express Serve is not a credit card.).
  • No credit check. No minimum balance. No hidden fees.
  • Get a $50 credit after receiving $250+ twice via Direct Deposit by 6/30/14.* Enroll in Direct Deposit to get your paycheck in your American Express Serve Account on payday.
  • Get your Federal Tax refund fast- plus a $20 credit.*
  • Enjoy American Express service and security 24/7. Shop online or off and get access to membership benefits like Purchase Protection.
  • Add cash for free across 15,000 CVS/pharmacy® stores and participating 7-ELEVEN® locations.
  • Free ATM withdrawals at over 23,000 ATMs nationwide.
  • Use the Mobile App* to deposit checks on-the-go, manage your money, pay bills and more.
  • *Terms, conditions and exclusions apply.
Summary of Card Features:
Activation FeeGuaranteed ApprovalInstant ResponseCredit CheckCredit Agencies Report
$0NoNoNo

* See Card Terms & Conditions for Details.
± Click apply for Terms & Conditions.
26 See the Citi card terms and conditions online.

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American Express - Points for Travel, Shopping, and Entertainment

Travel

The American Express Airline Rewards program gives you access to an online booking service, 20 partner hotels, foreign currency redemption, and more. As a premier card for travel services, American Express prides itself on offering travelers the best options around.

Shopping

With over 50 gift card partners, you can shop for technology, housewares, wine, sporting equipment - the sky's the limit. Spend at your favorite stores and redeem your points to get a credit on your card that you can use wherever you like.

Entertainment

American Express helps you have fun with family or friends with Entertainment Vouchers and Passes to movies and more. Enjoy good food and good wine with good friends and earn points for it.

Rewards and Bonus Points

You'll earn Membership Rewards points for almost every dollar you spend on your American Express card, and when you shop at an American Express Bonus Partner merchant, you'll earn Bonus Points as well as Membership Rewards Points.

Earn Points Fast

When you use your American Express card for all your everyday purchases, you'll accumulate points quickly. Shop at Bonus Partners to earn even more, and if you're planning a big purchase, put it on your card to get the most rewards.