The Points Guy's Summary:
The Ascend is the mid-tier, $95 annual fee card that is part of the several co-branded cards for Hilton and American Express. It offers an attractive welcome bonus along with good bonus categories that people typically spend a lot in. Additionally, the Ascend card comes with automatic Hilton Gold status, which unlocks some nice perks at their hotel brands.
|Intro APR on Purchases||N/A|
|Regular APR||17.99%-26.99% Variable|
|Balance Transfer Fee||Either $5 or 3% of the amount of each transfer, whichever is greater.|
|Recommended Credit||Good, Excellent|
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