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Clear from American Express
Clear from American Express
Why we like it: Free from fees

If you're looking for simplicity, go with this card. It charges no fees of any kind -- late, over-limit, balance transfer, or cash advance fees. You earn an unlimited 1% back on every purchase; you automatically receive a $25 American Express shopping card for every $2,500 you spend.

Interest rate: Starts at prime + 8.99%
Grace period: 28-31 days if the previous balance shown on each billing statement is paid in full by each respective due date.
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Last updated July 09 2009: 5:54 PM ET
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