The sharing economy has been growing rapidly over the past several years. Start-ups like Uber, Lyft and Gett are providing everyone easier-to-use alternatives to cab companies. By being able to add your credit card information directly into an app, you can pay for your ride without even pulling out your wallet.
Many credit card issuers offer extra rewards on shared rides. Of course, you’ll want to pay these rides off in full; otherwise, those extra points will get eaten by interest. And you’ll want to read the fine print of any card you’re considering to be sure it’s a good fit for your wallet. Finally, you’ll want to check your credit. Most rewards credit cards require good credit to qualify, and you don’t want to risk a hard inquiry, just to receive a rejection.
With that in mind, here are five credit cards to consider if you Uber everywhere.