- Exclusively for Costco Members: Go Big with Cash Back Rewards
- 4% cash back on eligible gas for the first $7,000 per year and then 1% thereafter
- 3% cash back on restaurants and eligible travel purchases
- 2% cash back on all other purchases from Costco and Costco.com
- 1% cash back on all other purchases
APR: 16.24% Variable APR
Penalty APR: Up to 29.99%, Variable
Cash Advance APR: 26.24%, Variable
- Bonus cash back categories
- No annual fee
- High rewards rates in certain categories
- Can use card as Costco membership ID
- Requires excellent credit
- Shorter 0% APR period than similar cards
- Needs Costco membership to qualify
- Rewards redeemable once a year and only at Costco
0% on Purchases for 7 months
The Costco Anywhere Visa® Card by Citi's launch was a bit rocky. But the card's generous rewards structure should be enough to earn forgiveness from many Costco shoppers.
The Costco Anywhere Visa® Card by Citi is a hybrid between a store credit card and a general rewards card. It offers 2% cash back on Costco and Costco.com purchases — but there are other flat-rate cards out there that pay 2%, so that's not the card's best feature.
Instead, it's the ability to earn a whopping 4% back on gas, whether you fill your tank at Costco or a regular gas station, that makes this card such a good deal. You'll only earn the higher rate on the first $7,000 you spend on gas annually, and there are limitations on which types of gas stations are eligible. But this benefit could save car commuters and road trip vacationers a lot of money.
The card also pays 3% back on qualifying restaurant and travel purchases, and a flat 1% back on everything else.
The biggest downsides are the 3% foreign transaction fee and the fact that you can only redeem your rewards once a year — in person, at Costco.
Want to learn more? Read our full review of the Costco Anywhere Visa® Card by Citi.
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