With an anemic rewards rate and a middling APR, the HSBC Mastercard ranks near the bottom of our list of travel cards.
The HSBC Platinum Mastercard with Rewards charges no annual fee, which is a big plus. You can earn rewards at your own pace and redeem points whenever you’re ready.
HSBC Platinum MasterCard® with Rewards credit card is a straightforward rewards credit card that lets you earn 1 rewards point per every dollar spent on new, net card purchases. It has a $0 foreign transaction fee, solid travel insurance coverage and shopping benefits.