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Blue Cash Preferred® Card

► 2020 Review, Application & Rates

"The American Express Blue Cash Preferred® Card is hands-down the best cash back card for grocery store purchases currently on the market. It also offers a market-leading gas rewards rate."
- Toby Sembower,
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Blue Cash Preferred® Card Review

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BEST OVERALL RATING

★★★★★

4.9

OVERALL RATING

4.9/5.0
  • Earn 6% cash back at U.S. supermarkets on up to $6,000 per year on purchases (then 1%). Also earn 6% cash back on select U.S. streaming subscriptions.
  • Earn 3% cash back on transit, including U.S. gas stations, taxis/rideshare, parking, tolls, trains, buses, and more. All other purchases earn 1% cash back.
  • Access to Global Assist Hotline - 24/7 medical, legal, financial and other select emergency assistance and coordination services
  • 0% intro APR for 12 months from the date of account opening
  • $95 annual fee
Intro (Purchases)
Intro (Transfers)
Regular APR
Annual Fee
Credit Needed
0% for 12 months
N/A
13.99% - 23.99% Variable
$95
Good/Excellent

Interest Rate

Annual Fee

Credit Needed

Ratings By Category

0% Intro APR
(Ranked #17 out of 31)
★★★★★
4.6
Best Overall
(Ranked #3 out of 121)
★★★★★
4.9
Cash Back
(Ranked #4 out of 31)
★★★★★
4.9
Excellent Credit
(Ranked #4 out of 51)
★★★★★
4.9
Gas Rebate
(Ranked #2 out of 25)
★★★★★
4.9
Good Credit
(Ranked #3 out of 53)
★★★★★
4.9

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