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Bank of America is one of the leading financial institutions in the US. It is also one of the pioneers that brought a revolution in the international payment system. It is the largest issuer of both debit and credit cards in the US.

Bank of America offers more choices and options than any other financial institutions when it comes to credit and debit cards. It is committed to a 10-year goal to provide $ 750 billion in investing, lending and community development.

With the merger of MBNA Corporation and Bank of America Corporation, the former has become a part of the Bank of America family of companies. MBNA Corporation is a pioneer in issuing specialty cards for students and business. So the choices are wider and the offers are more exciting and meet all your financial and investment needs.

At present, the privacy policy of the two financial institutions differs and use and service of MBNA credit cards are yet to be integrated with Bank of America. This integration is likely to complete by the end of 2006.

Bank of America credit cards can be categorized into popular cards, reward cards, everyday cards, entertainment cards, college and university cards, cards for charitable causes, sports cards, outdoor and recreation cards, professional and military cards and business cards.

Bank of America Rewards (TM) American Express® Card is one of the popular credit cards issued by Bank of America. It carries no annual fee and has 0% introductory APR on cash advance checks and balance transfer for the first 12 billing cycles. The regular APR is quite low at 7.99%. Other benefits are that you can earn one point on net retail purchase dollar and two points on dining and travel purchases. You can redeem the points earned on stay at partner hotels, brand-name merchandise, and gift certificates.

Reward cards from Bank of America can be further categorized in to general reward cards, travel cards, shopping cards, and automotive cards. PetRewards (TM) Visa is a reward card issued by this bank. One interesting feature of this card is that you can put the picture of your pet on this card. Plus, you can earn points on pet food discount certificates, veterinary services, and shelter donations. There is no annual fee.

'I Love New York Rewards American Express® Card' from Bank of America, an everyday card, has exceptional features like Identity theft recovery and absolute fraud protection, secure online account management, special shopping and travel offers, introductory 0% APR for the first 12 billing cycles. For every dollar spent on this card you earn one point which can be redeemed towards merchandise, airline, and hotels.

'American Diabetes Association Rewards American Express® Card' from Bank of America is a charitable card. It has features such as 0% APR for the first 12 billing cycle, special shopping and travel offers, identity theft recovery and absolute fraud protection. It also carries no annual fee and comes with the flexibility to pay over time. Its reward options include cash back offer, gift card and travel with no blackout dates plus discounts at partner hotels.

Kentucky Derby Visa® credit card is a sports card issued by Bank of America and has features like online account system and 0% intro APR for the first 12 months. It has no annual fee. Earn a point for every dollar spent on this card in net retail purchases and redeem your points for merchandise and other special privileges that include opportunity to obtain Kentucky Derby tickets.

Some popular professional cards from Bank of America are American Institute of Architects card, American Medical Student Association card, American Society of Civil Engineers card, and American Society of Mechanical Engineers card. All these cards have a 0% intro APR for the first 12 billing cycle and special and flexible reward programs.

Bank of America also issues credit cards for small businesses.

All About Bank of America Credit Cards

All About Bank of America Credit Cards