One of the credit card companies’ favorite ways to lure you in is with a big signup bonus as a new customer. These bonuses can be totally free or they may require you to spend a certain amount in order to get the extra reward. Below we list the best signup bonuses on the market — on top you’ll find cards with big bonuses and no annual fee, on bottom you’ll find cards with good signup bonuses but an annual fee attached. We’ve ranked them based on the potential bonus to be earned, regardless of required minimum spend or annual fee, so be sure to read the details before applying for any of these.
Best Credit Card Signup Bonuses with No Annual Fee:
- Hilton Honors Card from American Express – Get 95,000 Hilton Honors points as a signup bonus after spending at least $1000 with the card in the first 3 months. Those bonus points should get you at least $400 worth of value when redeemed toward free (or partially free) nights at Hilton properties.
- Wells Fargo Propel American Express Card – Get a bonus of 30,000 points (worth $300 in most cases) if you spend at least $3000 with this card in the first 3 months of having it.