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NHL Discover Card Benefits and Features

NHL Discover Card

NHL Discover Card 5% cash back categories changed beginning April 1

From April 1 to June 30 Discover cardholders now earn 5% cash back rewards

  • at gas stations
  • with Uber and Lyft
  • at wholesale clubs such as Costco

With recent surge of people staying at home wholesale clubs might offer great places to find popular items such as exercise equipment, indoor games, garden items, computers, appliances, and such.

Take note that after a $1,500 quarterly spend the rewards rate drop down to 1%.

Another incentive for new cardholders is that the Discover NHL card automatically doubles all the cash back on net purchases at the end of your first year only as a lump-sum bonus to the account. That 5% cash back becomes 10% savings.

New account holders also receive 0% financing on their purchases, on top of the rewards. However a minimum payment amount is due every month.

Unlike many other cash rewards credit cards, you can redeem the rewards for an account credit with no minimum amount necessary to reach before cashing them in.

Other features include:

  • No annual fee
  • The rewards never expire
  • Use your cash back instantly at Amazon.com checkout
  • $0 Fraud Liability Guarantee
  • Free overnight shipping for card replacement
  • No late fee for your first late payment
  • Paying late won’t raise your APR
  • Track recent FICO® Credit Scores for free
  • No foreign transaction fee

Apply here for your NHL credit card.

US Bank Platinum Credit Card

0% APR for 20 billing cycles with new US Bank Platinum Visa Card

US Bank credit card Platinum Visa

Good for a limited time only new cardholders of the US Bank Platinum Visa still need to make monthly minimum payments. That’s typically 1% of the statement balance plus any fees. For example $5,000 balance would require at least a $50 payment for that billing period.

The promotion also extends to balance transfers with a one-time 3% upfront fee. Spread over 20 months, the real APR for fee comes out to less than 2% per year.

No annual fee means a true low-cost way to manage purchases.

The US Bank has many great features to help deal with unexpected events.

  • Enroll in automatic bill pay to never miss a payment
  • Choose your own payment date, e.g. after paycheck clears
  • Zero fraud liability
  • Free TransUnion FICO Credit Score (updated monthly)
  • Cell phone damage protection (limits apply)
  • Worldwide Visa acceptance
  • Free online and app account access
  • Verified by Visa online shopping protection
  • Grace period of 24-30 days before payment is due
  • No over-limit fee

The US Bank Platinum Visa does not pay any rewards on purchases, nor give an introductory bonus on purchases. A possibility is earn upfront rewards of 2% from another card and transfer that purchase to this one to spread out the bill over time.

Get terms and conditions on this limited-time offer before applying.

Here are some other credit cards with introductory no-interest APR offers on purchases.

BankAmericard credit card

  • Length: 18 months
  • Annual fee: None
  • Bonus: None
  • Rewards: None
  • Type: Mastercard

American Express

  • Length: 15 months
  • Annual fee: None
  • Bonus: $150 ($1,000 spend within 3 months)
  • Rewards: 3% in supermarkets, 2% at gas stations, 1% elsewhere
  • Type: American Express

Capital One Quicksilver Cash Rewards

  • Length: 15 months
  • Annual fee: None
  • Bonus: $150 ($500 spend within 3 months)
  • Rewards: 1.5% on eligible items
  • Type: Mastercard

Chase Freedom

  • Length: 15 months
  • Annual fee: None
  • Bonus: $150 ($500 spend within 3 months)
  • Rewards: 1%, with 5% in rotating categories
  • Type: Visa

Discover It Cash Back

  • Length: 14 months
  • Annual fee: None
  • Bonus: Cash Back match in first year
  • Rewards: 1%, with 5% in rotating categories
  • Type: Discover

BBVA Compass ClearPoints Visa Card

BBVA ClearPoints credit card offers 3% rewards on groceries

BBVA ClearPoints credit card

Flexible choices give you better deals. The BBVA credit card allows you how you want to be rewarded. You get extra savings, 3% or 2%, from among these ten categories.

  1. Business
  2. Dining
  3. Entertainment
  4. Gas
  5. Groceries
  6. Health Care
  7. Maintenance
  8. Retail
  9. Travel
  10. Utilities

Choices are made quarterly, so you can plan ahead of time which charges to put on the card to maximize savings.

These points can be redeemed for an account credit without any complicated math.

As an incentive BBVA offers an 0% introductory APR for 13 months to new credit card holders qualifying purchases.

Apply here for details.

Pay NO annual fee for the BBVA Compass ClearPoints credit card and add additional authorized users at no cost.

Multiple Payment Options offers you the ability to pay your bill by mail, automatic debit, online banking or at any local branch

Security alerts notify you of possible suspicious activity on your account, as well as convenience notices for payments, balances, special offers and more.

You never pay interest if you pay your balance in full every month.

Representatives are available to assist you in the application process at 1-800-239-5175.

The complete VISA benefit package is available here.

Additional free services include:

  • Free extended warranty for up to one year
  • Call 1-800-551-8472 for no-hassle warranty registration
  • Generous free insurance coverage up to $10,000 per purchase, with a $50,000 maximum per cardholder
  • Free Common Carrier Insurance: A full Benefit Amount of $500,000 is payable for accidental loss of life, two hands or two feet, sight of both eyes, one hand or one foot and sight of one eye, speech and hearing in both ears or any combination thereof.
  • The Visa Auto Rental Collision Damage Waiver benefit (“Auto Rental CDW”) provides—at no additional charge—reimbursement for damage due to collision or theft up to the actual cash value of most rental vehicles, when certain terms and conditions are met.

 BBVA has an another special bonus offer for Everyday Heroes:

Everyday Heroes get 5,000 bonus CompassPoints when they open a new Clear Points or Visa Signature Credit Card within 60 days of registering with the Everyday Heroes specialty program. This relationship is limited to

  • Teachers
  • Law enforcement members
  • Fire fighters and first responders
  • Healthcare workers including nurses, pharmacists, medical technicians
  • Active, reserve, and retired U.S. Military personnel

Apply here to find out about eligibility requirements.

Texas Rangers Mastercard

Texas Rangers Mastercard

Texas Rangers Mastercard cardholders enjoy 0% financing on purchases or balance transfers* for the first 12 billing cycles.

As an extra incentive you receive a cash back bonus of $200 after qualifying purchases of $1,000 or more (within 90 days of account opening).

REWARDS

The rewards continue because the Texas Rangers credit card from Bank of America rewards you for every dollar you spend with the card.

  • 3% cash back in the category of your choice: gas, online shopping, dining, travel, drug stores, or home improvement/furnishings
  • 2% cash back at grocery stores and wholesale clubs
  • 1% cash back on all other purchases

FEATURES

The Texas Rangers credit card includes these many free features for your convenience and peace of mind.

  • No annual fee
  • Official Rangers team logo on credit card
  • Zero liability on purchases
  • Free account alerts for account security, charges, payments, and more
  • Free FICO credit score available to spot any unusual changes

WORLD MASTERCARD BENEFITS

As World Mastercard members, cardholders can also enjoy these additional benefits.

  • Cell phone protection – Up to $1,000 in yearly coverage (max $600 per claim, 2 claims per year) if phone is stolen or needs qualified repairs
  • Enhanced ID theft protection with expert resolution services & some reimbursement of expenses
  • Priceless Places and Experiences
  • Hidden gems
  • Go behind the scenes
  • Special family time offers

DETAILS & MORE INFORMATION

Show your support for the Texas Rangers this season. Get details and apply here and be sure to select the Rangers as your team.