Best Credit Cards For Entertainment Of January 2024

If you’re the type of person who wants access to all the streaming services, the Blue Cash Preferred® Card from American Express is an excellent choice (Terms apply, see rates & fees). The card offers an excellent rewards rate on dozens of U.S. streaming services, giving you a lot of chances to maximize your rewards, and you can take advantage of Amex ticket presales.

Rewards: Earn 6% cash back at U.S. supermarkets on up to $6,000 per year in purchases (then 1%), 6% cash back on select U.S. streaming subscriptions, 3% cash back at U.S. gas stations and on transit (including taxis/rideshare, parking, tolls, trains, buses and more) and 1% cash back on other eligible purchases. Cash back is received in the form of Reward Dollars that can be redeemed as a statement credit.

Welcome offer: Earn $250 statement credit after spending $3,000 in purchases within the first 6 months.

Annual fee: $0 intro annual fee for the first year, then $95

Other benefits and drawbacks: When you spend $9.99 or more each month for the Disney Bundle, which includes Disney+, Hulu and ESPN+, you’ll get a $7 monthly statement credit, which is almost enough to offset the card’s annual fee. The card also offers $10 in monthly statement credits when you pay for an auto-renewing Equinox+ subscription, an on-demand fitness app.

As a new cardholder, you’ll get a 0% introductory APR for 12 months on purchases and balance transfers requested within the first 60 days of account opening, followed by a variable APR of 19.24%-29.99% variable. A balance transfer fee of $5 or 3%, whichever is greater, applies.