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A standard rewards credit card from a bank or credit card company generally offers 1 to 6 percent cash back on everyday purchases. So, it's easy to earn money on stuff you already buy, such as groceries, gas and drugstore purchases.

If you spend a good chunk of your fun money on specific merchandise or at particular stores and you want to earn cash back on those items and from those shops, you're likely to find a card to meet your needs. We looked at a handful of these available rewards credit cards.

Official NASCAR Credit Card from Credit One Bank
This cash rewards credit card lets you get 1 percent cash back on gas and automotive purchases, which makes this an ideal card for someone who fixes up cars as a hobby. You also earn double the cash back on NASCAR purchases, which encourages your car-loving hobbies.

Like most rewards cards, this one includes fraud protection with zero liability to you. Its annual percentage rate varies depending on the prime rate and your creditworthiness. This card includes an annual fee, plus a participation fee; if you make a late payment, there's a fee for that too.

Costco Anywhere Visa Card by Citi
The Costco Anywhere Visa by Citi is exclusively available for Costco members and rewards you for your purchases at the wholesale store. You can earn 4 percent cash back on gas purchases at Costco, but only up to a certain amount. Once you hit the maximum dollar amount, you earn 1 percent back. You also get 3 percent cash back on some restaurant and travel purchases, 2 percent cash back on purchases you make at a Costco store and online and 1 percent back on all other purchases. There's no annual fee for this card as long as you have a paid Costco membership.


NFL Extra Points Visa Credit Card
The benefits for this rewards credit card stack up for the football fan who spends a lot of their extra cash on National Football League purchases. You get 20 percent off your purchases at NFLshop.com and you earn double points on any NFL purchase, such as game tickets. There's no annual fee with this card, but there are other fees that are standard for most rewards credit cards. Your points can be redeemed for exclusive NFL experiences, game tickets, NFLshop.com gift cards and cash back. You also can customize your card so you can show your loyalty to your favorite NFL team.

My Best Buy Visa Card
The technophiles out there can add more toys and gadgets to their stockpile with this rewards credit card. The My Best Buy Visa Card lets you earn up to 6 percent back in rewards for purchases at Best Buy, 2 percent back on dining and groceries and 1 percent on all other purchases. This card often offers bonus categories in which you can earn more back on specific purchases for limited times. You use your points to get Best Buy bucks that you can use to save on your Best Buy purchases.
 

These branded rewards credit cards are ideal for those who spend their money at the particular stores or for specific items. Shop around for other credit cards that are geared toward your hobbies, interests and shopping habits.

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