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If you’re a smart spender, you may be thinking about a rewards credit card — because why not earn points, miles or cash back on all the dollars you spend, so long as you pay your balances off in full each month? But all rewards credit cards aren’t created equal. Plus, the right one for you will vary, depending on how you spend. Travel a lot? You want might a card that earns miles. Spend a ton on food? You might want a card that offer big points back at restaurants or grocery stores. Is your spending varied? A general purpose cash back card could be the way to go. Luckily, can help steer your toward the best rewards credit card for you. See a card you’re interested in? It’s a good idea to view your two free credit scores, updated every 14 days, on That’s because premium rewards credit cards generally require stellar credit and you’ll want to get an idea if you can qualify for your dream plastic.

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