updated Aug 31, 2016
Many of you may not be familiar with Barclaycard credit cards in the US since they are relatively new entrants to the market here. Launched in the US in 2004, Barclaycard is part of the Barclaycard Group that traces its roots to the UK, and is one of the most stable financial institutions in the world with a history of more than 300 years. Since Barclaycard offers more than 60 different credit cards in the US, we at GET.com thought it's time we do some research on some of its most popular cards, and present to you the best Barclaycard credit cards in the U.S. in terms of rewards programs as well as long introductory APR promotions.
Almost all Barclaycard credit cards offer introductory APR on balance transfers and many of them also offer intro APR on purchases, or low ongoing interest rates. It has both MasterCard and Visa cards, and also partners with several airlines such as US Airways, Lufthansa and Frontier Airlines, all of which offer rewards and additional points or miles when you make airline purchases with your card.
Here are GET.com's best Barclaycard credit cards in the U.S.:
0% introductory APR for 15 months (on balance transfers made within 45 days of account opening)
14.99%, 19.99% or 24.99% Variable
Read our full review of Barclaycard CashForward™ World MasterCard® here.
0% on balance transfers for First twelve billing cycles following each balance transfer that posts to account within 45 days of account opening
12.24%, 20.24% or 25.24% Variable
Read our review of The JetBlue Plus Card here.
0% on balance transfers for 12 months (must be completed within first forty-five days of account opening)
16.24%, 20.24% or 24.24%* Variable
Read our full review of Barclaycard Arrival™ World MasterCard® here.
16.24% or 20.24%* Variable
$89 (waived for the first year)
Read our review of Barclaycard Arrival Plus™ World Elite MasterCard®.
No annual fee
Read review of Barclaycard Rewards MasterCard® here.
Read review of Barclaycard® Ring MasterCard® here.
0% Intro APR for 15 months on balance transfers made within 45 days of account opening
14.24%, 20.24% or 23.24% Variable
Read our review of Upromise World MasterCard® here.
0% on balance transfers for first twelve billing cycles following each balance transfer that posts to account within 45 days of account opening
0% on balance transfers for 15 months (must be completed within first 45 days of account opening)
15.24%, 20.24% or 25.24%* Variable
Read our NFL Extra Points Credit Card review here.
Earn 10,000 bonus points after $500 in purchases in the first 90 days, enough to redeem for $100 cash back.
Earn 10,000 bonus points after $500 in purchases in the first 90 days, redeemable for $100 cash back statement credit.
Ivan Daniel is a writer at GET.com a lifestyle and personal finance website. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
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Cards are rated by our team based primarily on the basis of value for money to the cardholder. The GET.com team rates each card based on its annual fee, rewards, benefits, bonus, introductory APR, ongoing APR, flexibility (in how its benefits can be used and how rewards are earned and redeemed), and other card features.