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News: U.S. News & World Report Announces the Best Credit Cards of 2018 -

What are the best credit cards of 2018? U.S. News & World Report recently released their list of the best cards. But that's not all, they also added four new cards to their list of Best Rewards Credit Cards and Best Cash Back Cards.

The new additions to their Best Credit Cards of 2018 include the Discover it® Cash Back card offering up to 5% cash back on everyday purchases at different places each quarter like grocery stores, restaurants, gas stations, select rideshares and online shopping, up to the quarterly maximum when you activate, and the Wells Fargo Propel American Express card, letting people earn three points on every dollar they spend when traveling without charging an annual fee.

The upgraded Best Credit Cards of 2018 list includes:

The best rewards and cash back credit cards for 2018

These days many consumers are looking for credit cards offering the best rewards and cashback, and U.S. News & World Report has added new cards to these categories as well.

The new additions to their list of Best Rewards Credit Cards are:

What about the Best Cash Back Credit Cards? The new cards in this category now include:

More cards, more categories

U.S. News & World Report actually checks out credit cards across 21 different categories, ranging from Best Rewards Credit Cards to Best Cash Back Credit Cards.

"With so many cards available, it can be overwhelming to decide which is right for your personal financial situation," said Beverly Harzog, Consumer Finance Analyst and Credit Card Expert at U.S. News. "We've taken the guesswork out of the analysis, providing an apples-to-apples comparison of the best overall, rewards and cash back cards so people can objectively decide which is best for them."