|By Marketwired .||
|April 18, 2014 10:00 AM EDT||
SEATTLE, WA -- (Marketwired) -- 04/18/14 -- Introductory offers can help consumers save significant amounts of money, while earning rewards, points, and more. For consumers looking for a great deal, Credit Card Chaser, a leading expert on credit cards, announced their list of the best introductory offers today. By using these cards within the set period of time after account opening, cardholders can earn 0% intro APR, free balance transfers, or bonus rewards.
Credit Card Chaser experts weighed several factors to determine the best introductory offer, including introductory bonuses, rewards programs, balance transfer terms, annual fees, customer reviews, and expert opinions. According to their analysis, here are the credit cards with the best introductory offers available today:
Best Introductory Rewards: Barclaycard Arrival World MasterCard - Earn 2x on All Purchases
The Barclaycard Arrival World MasterCard - Earn 2x on All Purchases is an excellent card for earning rewards. With an introductory offer of 40,000 bonus miles when cardholders spend $3000 or more on purchases in the first 90 days from account opening. There is also a 0% intro APR on purchases and balance transfers for the first 12 months. Apart from this introductory period, users also earn 2x miles on all purchases and 10% miles back when redeeming for travel statement credits. There are no mileage or foreign transaction fees, and cardholders have access to complimentary online FICO scores.
Best Introductory 0% APR: Citi Simplicity Card
The Citi Simplicity Card is Credit Card Chaser's best card for 0% APR introductory offers. This card allows consumers to have 0% APR on balance transfers and purchases for 18 months, one of the longest periods on the market. There are no late fees, penalty rates, or annual fees ever, but there is a balance transfer fee of either $5 or 3% of the amount of each transfer, whichever is greater. Cardholders also have access to Citi's fast, personal help 24 hours a day.
Best Introductory Balance Transfer: Discover it - 18 Month Balance Transfer
The Discover it - 18 Month Balance Transfer Card is a great card for balance transfers. There is a 0% intro APR on balance transfers for 18 months and a 0% intro APR on purchases for 6 months. With Discover, there are no annual fees, overlimit fees, or foreign transaction fees. Plus, cardholders get 5% cash back on up to $1500 spent in purchases in rotating categories (currently Home Improvement Stores, Furniture Stores, and Bed, Bath, & Beyond) and 1% cash back on all other purchases. Discover offers 100% U.S.-based customer service available at any time, and users receive free FICO credit scores on all monthly statements.
Whether it's bonus rewards, extensive 0% APRs, or free balance transfers, these are the credit cards with the best introductory offers today. For more information regarding credit cards, access Credit Card Chaser: http://www.creditcardchaser.com/
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