Bank of America® Premium Rewards® credit card

Bank of America® Premium Rewards® credit card

on Bank of America's secure website

Bank of America® Premium Rewards® credit card

Bank of America® Premium Rewards® credit card

Bank of America® Premium Rewards® credit card

on Bank of America's secure website

Card details

  • Receive 50,000 bonus points- a $500 value – after you make at least $3,000 in purchases in the first 90 days of account opening.

  • Earn unlimited 2 points for every $1 spent on travel and dining purchases and unlimited 1.5 points per $1 spent on all other purchases

  • If you’re a Bank of America Preferred Rewards client, you can get a 25%-75% rewards bonus on every purchase.

  • No limit to the points you can earn and your points don’t expire

  • Flexibility to redeem for a statement credit, deposit into eligible Bank of America® or Merrill Lynch® accounts like checking, savings, and 529, for gift cards or use at the Bank of America Travel Center.

  • Get up to $200 in combined airline incidental and airport expedited screening statement credits + valuable travel insurance protections

  • No Foreign Transaction Fees

  • Low $95 annual fee

Rates, fees & offers

  • Annual fee

    $95

  • Rewards rate

    1.5 points per dollar

  • Bonus offer

    Receive 50,000 bonus points – a $500 value – after you make at least $3,000 in purchases in the first 90 days of account opening.

  • Intro APR

    N/A

  • Ongoing Apr

    APR: 17.74% - 24.74% Variable APR

    Penalty APR: up to 29.99% APR

  • Balance Transfer Fee

    Either $10 or 3% of the amount of each transaction, whichever is greater.

  • Foreign Transaction Fee

    None

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NerdWallet Review

By Ellen Cannon

Rating Details

4.2

Editor's overall rating

Pros and Cons

Pros
  • Sign-up bonus

  • Earn more points on travel and dining

  • Premium travel protections

  • Higher rewards rates for Bank of America, Merrill Lynch customers

Cons
  • Annual fee

  • Highest rewards rate limited to certain customers

Frequent travelers looking for flexibility in credit card rewards ought to take a look at theBank of America® Premium Rewards® credit card — especially if they’re already Bank of America® customers with significant balances in their accounts. For a relatively modest annual fee, cardholders can earn a great sign-up bonus, good reward rates and points that have the same value regardless of how you redeem them.

For more information, and a calculator to estimate the annual rewards you'd earn with this card, see our full editorial review.

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