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AARP® Essential Rewards Mastercard® from Barclays

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$100 Cash Back Bonus, Plus No Annual Fee

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Enter or mention your AARP membership number at the Barclays website or by phone when completing an application.

Upon approval, cardmembers can earn a $100 cash back bonus if they spend $500 on purchases in the first 90 days. Cardmembers also earn 3% cash back on gas station and drug store purchases (excluding Target® and Walmart®), 2% cash back on eligible medical expenses and 1% cash back on all other purchases. 

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