Premium Rewards Credit Cards


Representing the cream of the crop, these rewards credit cards seem to do it all, from bonus categories to lounge access to travel statement credits.
Perks we like: travel/airline fee credits, airport lounge access, exclusive hotel collections, elite status.
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Delta Reserve for Business Credit Card

Dan's Rating: 4.4 / 5

  •  Earn 40,000 Delta Air Lines SkyMiles when you spend $3,000 on purchases in the first three months.
  •  Earn 10,000 Delta Air Lines SkyMiles Elite Qualification Miles when you spend $3,000 on purchases in the first three months.
  •   15,000 MQMs + 15,000 miles when you spend $30,000 in a year.
  •   15,000 MQMs + 15,000 miles when you spend $60,000 in a year.
  •   20% off in-flight purchases on Delta


Annual Fee
$450
Rewards Rate
1 - 2 miles / $1
Welcome offer
40,000 Delta Air Lines SkyMiles
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Exceptional

Delta Reserve® Credit Card from American Express

Dan's Rating: 4.5 / 5

  •  Earn 40,000 Delta Air Lines SkyMiles when you spend $3,000 on purchases in the first three months.
  •  Earn 10,000 Delta Air Lines SkyMiles Elite Qualification Miles when you spend $3,000 on purchases in the first three months.
  •   15,000 MQMs + 15,000 miles when you spend $30,000 in a year.
  •   15,000 MQMs + 15,000 miles when you spend $60,000 in a year.
  •   20% off in-flight purchases on Delta


Annual Fee
$450
Rewards Rate
1 - 2 miles / $1
Welcome offer
40,000 Delta Air Lines SkyMiles
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Exceptional

Hilton Honors™ American Express Aspire Card

Dan's Rating: 4.9 / 5

  •  Earn 100,000 Hilton Honors Points when you after spending $4,000 on eligible purchases within the first 3 months of having the card.
  •   Weekend Night Award when you get the card, then every year after card renewal.
  •   $250 Hilton Resort statement credit when you renew your Aspire Card. Valid for participating Hilton Resort properties.
  •   $100 property credit when you book at least two nights at participating Waldorf, Conrad, and LXR hotels and resorts.


Annual Fee
$450
Rewards Rate
3 - 14 points / $1
Welcome offer
100,000 Hilton Honors Points
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Hilton Honors™ Ascend Card from American Express

Dan's Rating: 4.1 / 5

  •  Earn 75,000 Hilton Honors points when you spend $2,000 on the card in the first 3 months.
  •  Earn 25,000 Hilton Honors Points when you Spend another $1,000 on the card within the first 6 months.
  •   Hilton Honors Gold Status when you Spend $40,000 on purchases in a calendar year, then get Diamond status through the following year.
  •   Weekend Night Reward when you Spend $15,000 in a calendar year and get a Weekend Night Reward.
  •   10 free Priority Pass Select visits each year


Annual Fee
$95
Rewards Rate
3 - 12 points / $1
Welcome offer
75,000 Hilton Honors points
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Exceptional

Platinum Delta SkyMiles Business Credit Card

Dan's Rating: 4.0 / 5

  •  Earn 35,000 Delta Air Lines SkyMiles when you spend $1,000 in the first 3 months.
  •  Earn 5,000 Delta Air Lines SkyMiles Elite Qualification Miles when you spend $1,000 in the first 3 months.
  •   $100 statement credit when you earned after your first purchase within the first 3 months.
  •   10,000 bonus miles & 10,000 bonus MQMs when you spend $25,000 on the card in a calendar year.
  •   earn another 10,000 bonus miles & 10,000 bonus MQMs when you spend $50,000 on the card in a calendar year.
  •   20% off in-flight purchases on Delta


Annual Fee
$195
Rewards Rate
1 - 2 miles / $1
Welcome offer
35,000 Delta Air Lines SkyMiles
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Exceptional

Platinum Delta SkyMiles Credit Card

Dan's Rating: 4.0 / 5

  •  Earn 35,000 Delta Air Lines SkyMiles when you spend $1,000 in the first 3 months.
  •  Earn 5,000 Delta Air Lines SkyMiles Elite Qualification Miles when you Spend $1,000 in the first 3 months.
  •   $100 statement credit when you Earned when you make your first purchase on the card within 3 months.
  •   10,000 MQMs + 10,000 bonus miles when you Spend $25,000 in a calendar year
  •   Earn another 10,000 MQMs and 10,000 bonus miles when you spend $50,000 in a calendar year
  •   20% off in-flight purchases on Delta


Annual Fee
$195
Rewards Rate
1 - 2 miles / $1
Welcome offer
35,000 Delta Air Lines SkyMiles
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Very Good - Exceptional

The American Express® Gold Card

Dan's Rating: 4.7 / 5

  •  Earn 35,000 American Express Membership Rewards Points when you spend $2,000 in the first 3 months.
  •   $10/monthly dining credit at participating restaurant partners
  •   $75 hotel credit + room upgrade (depending on availability) when booking through The Hotel Collection.


Annual Fee
$0 the first year, $250 after that
Rewards Rate
N/A
Welcome offer
35,000 American Express Membership Rewards Points
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Very Good - Exceptional

The Platinum Card® from American Express

Dan's Rating: 5.0 / 5

  •  Earn 60,000 Membership Rewards points when you spend $5,000 in the first 3 months.
  •   $15/month credit for US Uber rides, plus a $20 bonus in December, for a total of up to $200 annually.


Annual Fee
$550
Rewards Rate
N/A
Welcome offer
60,000 Membership Rewards points
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Very Good - Exceptional

Annual Fee
$0
Rewards Rate
N/A
Welcome offer
N/A
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Exceptional

Chase Sapphire Preferred® Card

Dan's Rating: 4.5 / 5

  •  Earn 60,000 Chase Ultimate Rewards points when you spend $4,000 in the first 3 months of card membership.
  •  Earn 5,000 Chase Ultimate Rewards Points when you add an authorized user to the card.


Annual Fee
$0 the first year, $95 after that
Rewards Rate
N/A
Welcome offer
60,000 Chase Ultimate Rewards points
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Very Good - Exceptional
Chase Sapphire Reserve® Card

Chase Sapphire Reserve® Card

Chase Sapphire Reserve® Card

Dan's Rating: 4.7 / 5

  •  Earn 50,000 Chase Ultimate Rewards Points when you spend $4,000 in the first 3 months.
  •   50% points redemption bonus when booking through Chase Ultimate Rewards


Annual Fee
$0 the first year, $450 after that
Rewards Rate
N/A
Welcome offer
50,000 Chase Ultimate Rewards Points
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Exceptional
J.P. Morgan Reserve

J.P. Morgan Reserve

J.P. Morgan Reserve

Dan's Rating: 5.0 / 5

  •  Earn 100,000 Chase Ultimate Rewards Points when you spend $4,000 in the first 3 months.


Annual Fee
$450
Rewards Rate
N/A
Welcome offer
100,000 Chase Ultimate Rewards Points
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Exceptional
United MileagePlus Club Card

United MileagePlus Club Card

United MileagePlus Club Card

Dan's Rating: 3.0 / 5

  •  Earn 50,000 United Airlines MileagePlus Miles when you spend $3,000 in the first 3 months


Annual Fee
$450
Rewards Rate
1.5 - 2 miles / $1
Welcome offer
50,000 United Airlines MileagePlus Miles
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Exceptional
Citi Premier℠ Card

Citi Premier℠ Card

Citi Premier℠ Card

Dan's Rating: 4.3 / 5

  •  Earn 50,000 Citi ThankYou points when you spend $4,000 within the first 3 months
  •   25% point bonus when redeeming ThankYou points for airfare


Annual Fee
$0 the first year, $95 after that
Rewards Rate
N/A
Welcome offer
50,000 Citi ThankYou points
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Very Good - Exceptional

The First Progress Platinum Elite MasterCard® Secured Credit Card

Dan's Rating: 3.5 / 5

  •   Receive Your Card More Quickly with New Expedited Processing Option
  •   No Credit History or Minimum Credit Score Required for Approval
  •   Quick and Complete Online Application
  •   Full-Feature Platinum MasterCard(R) Secured Credit Card
  •   Nationwide Program though not yet available in NY, IA, AR, or WI
  •   *See Card Terms.


Annual Fee
$29
Guaranteed Approval
No
Card Type
Secured
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