Mastercard Barclays Luxury Cards

Barclays is at it again.  Not only did they once offer the Visa Black Card, but now they offer the Mastercard Black Card, Titanium Card, and Gold Card.  They have completely revamped their luxury card program, which now offers more travel perks and cash back for all purchases on the card.  If youíre looking for status, but donít have the net worth or income to become accepted in the Centurion Black Card program then you should consider the Barclays Black, Titanium, or Gold card.  Below we breakdown of the perks for each card.

Mastercard Black Card

Much like the Barclays Visa Black Card, the Barclays Mastercard offers many of the same perks that were previously offered through the Visa Black Card, such as the Luxury Magazine, the surprise luxury gifts, and the VIP Lounge Club.  New perks include cash back on all purchases, an annual airline credit, and an annual global entry credit for international travelers.  Also, new members can earn 25,000 points just by spending $1,500 during the first 90 days. 
Each cardholder receives a Stainless Steel card, which will make you stand out when handing it over for payment.

Cardholders will receive double points when they redeem their points toward airfare.

1.5 percent cash back statement credit redemptions

Luxury Concierge service

$100 annual airline credit towards qualifying airline purchases

$100 Global Entry Application Fee Credit if youíre an international traveler.
VIP Lounge Club: Enjoy comfort and complimentary access to more than 495 participating lounges in 200 cities worldwide.

Members-Only Luxury Magazine

Surprise luxury gifts that arrive at your doorstep

Annual Fee: $495 ($195 for each additional card)
Mastercard Titanium Card

Much like the Black Card, the Titanium credit card offers many great cash back and traveling perks to it members.  Plus, earn an additional 10,000 points if you spend $1,000 during the first 90 days.

Each cardholder receives a Stainless Steel card, which will make you stand out when handing it over for payment.

Cardholders will receive double points when they redeem their points toward airfare.

1 percent cash back statement credit redemptions

Luxury Concierge service

$100 annual airline credit towards qualifying airline purchases
Members-Only Luxury Magazine

Surprise luxury gifts that arrive at your doorstep

Annual Fee: $195 ($95 for each additional card)

Titanium cardholders receive fewer benefits then Black card members.VIP Airport Lounge access, Global entry credit, and the annual airline credit are not included as part of the Titanium card member perks.  
Mastercard Gold Card

The Mastercard Gold Card is the last of the luxury cards by Barclay.  Cardholders will receive a 24-karat gold plated/Carbon Card.  This is probably one of the flashiest gold cards on the market today.  Cardmembers will receive many of the same benefits as Titanium and Black Card members, which include:

2 percent cash back statement credit redemptions

Luxury Concierge service

$200 annual airline credit towards qualifying airline purchases

$100 Global Entry Application Fee Credit if youíre an international traveler.
VIP Lounge Club: Enjoy comfort and complimentary access to more than 495 participating lounges in 200 cities worldwide.

Members-Only Luxury Magazine

Surprise luxury gifts that arrive at your doorstep

Annual Fee: $995 ($295 for each additional card)

Note that the Mastercard Gold Card offers many more benefits than the Black and Titanium cards.  Plus, earn an additional 50,000 points if you spend $3,000 during the first 90 days!
Black Card Requirements