I just checked my Equifax score, and it looks like its 772. I would like a new credit card as a "just in case." I use my Amex Zync card 99% of the time, but I'd like something else: A) If somewhere doesn't accept American Express or B) Just for additional bonuses (cash back, points, etc). I also plan on buying a laptop ASAP, so if I'm able to get a card that has 6-12 months of 0% financing that'd be very beneficial. I was just going to go to Best Buy and take advantage of their 0% 18 month financing, but I'd rather have a card I can continually use (I rarely, if ever shop at Best Buy lol).
Is there a resource, or does anyone know what kind of cards I should be applying for in this range?
Well since you are looking to mainly use it in the event someone doesn't accept AMEX there is a chance they will not accept Visa or Discover either so I'd stick with Mastercard for 99.99% acceptance worldwide. I would also stick with a no foreign transaction fee card since if you ever plan to travel you won't use your AMEX due to lack of acceptance and foreign transaction fees. So a no foreign transaction fee Mastercard..
The choice that would come to my mind would be the Chase Sapphire Preferred Mastercard with a 40,000 point ($400+) sign up bonus although after the first year you would have to justify the $95 AF, which isn't hard to do if you use it for the 2% food/travel. This card is 15% with no 0% intro, but I'm sure the sign-up bonus would offset any interest charge.
Don't forget, you have to go through Mastercard.com to get the Mastercard version CSP application.
We can't said anything since we don't know your credit file........
If you want to finance a computer, and want to go Mac, you can do the Apple Financing Visa card from Barclays. They run 0% for 12 months all of the time. Pretty generous with CL, too.
I'd say Chase Sapphire Preferred or Capital One Venture
You could look at the Chase Freedom card. It has 15 months of 0% and is a solid cashback card. Since the Amex you have is a Zync, I assume you don't travel frequently. If you do, you should take a look at the Sapphire Preferred. It doesn't have a 0% offer, but even if you do have to carry a balance, the signup bonus will make up for that. Also, all of Capitol One's products waive forex fees.