As of 2015, there are a number of highly rated rewards credit cards, as noted by NerdWallet, including the Chase Sapphire Preferred Card, Capital One Venture Rewards Credit Card, Chase Freedom, Blue Cash Preferred Card from American Express, Citi Double Cash Card and Discover it card. Each card represents different rewards a variety of different credit card companies, such as American Express, Discover and MasterCard.
The Chase Sapphire Preferred card is the highest rated travel credit card that offers travel points upon signup and more points when using Chase's travel booking tool. The Capital One Venture Rewards Credit Card is a flat-rate travel rewards card that gives No Hassle Miles for every purchase. The miles are flexible in how they can be used.
The Chase Freedom is a 5 percent rewards cash back card, with points awarded on bonus categories that change frequently. The Blue Cash Preferred Card from American Express offers 6 percent back on groceries and up to 3 percent on department store and gas purchases. The Citi Double Cash Card is considered to be the best flat-rate cash-back card and the Discover it card is noted as the top online shopping cash back card, notes NerdWallet.