Marriott Bonvoy Business® American Express® Card

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Marriott Bonvoy Business® American Express® Card
75K Points
75K points after $3K of eligible purchases in the first 3 months of card membership. Terms apply. (Rates & Fees)
Click Here to Apply

$125 Annual Fee

Recent better offer: 100K points after $4K spend in the first 3 months [Expired 11/2/22]

Card Type: Amex Credit Card


Earning rate: 6x at Marriott Bonvoy properties ⚬ 4x at restaurants worldwide, U.S. gas stations, wireless telephone services purchased from U.S. suppliers and on U.S. purchases for shipping ⚬ 2x on all other eligible purchases. Terms Apply. (Rates & Fees)

Big spend bonus: Earn an additional free night (good for one night at a redemption level at or under 35K points, subject to resort fees) after you spend $60K on purchases in a calendar year

Noteworthy perks: Complimentary Marriott Gold elite status ⚬ 7% discount off the standard rate for a standard room at participating hotels when you book direct (Terms and Conditions apply) ⚬ 1 Free Night Award every year after your Card renewal month for a one-night redemption level at or under 35K points (subject to resort fees) ⚬ Complimentary premium Internet access at Marriott properties ⚬ Terms Apply (Rates & Fees)

See also: Marriott Bonvoy Complete Guide


Marriott points can be redeemed for free night awards, travel packages, airline miles, or experiences. 5th Night Free Awards: When redeeming points for free nights, the 5th night within a single reservation is free. Airline miles: Points can be converted to airline miles at a rate of 3 points to 1 mile. With many programs, a bonus is added on when you transfer 60,000 points at a time, such that 60,000 points transfers to 25,000 miles. Also, you'll get a 10% bonus when transferring points to United Airlines.

Everything you need to know about Marriott's rewards program, Bonvoy, can be found here: Marriott Bonvoy Complete Guide

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  • 90 Day Rule: You can get at most two credit cards within 90 days. This rule does not apply to Pay Over Time (charge) cards.

  • 5 credit card max: Amex usually won't approve applications for new credit cards if you already have 5 or more Amex credit cards or 10 or more charge cards.

  • Better Offers: You may be able to get a better offer than the best available public offer. Details here.

  • Hard inquiries combine into 1 when approved same day

Check application status here.
If denied, call reconsideration: 877-399-3083 (new accountholders); 866-314-0237 (current accountholders)

Related Cards (Marriott Bonvoy)

Card Offer
Marriott Bonvoy Business® American Express® Card
75K Points
75K points after $3K of eligible purchases in the first 3 months of card membership. Terms apply. (Rates & Fees)

$125 Annual Fee

Recent better offer: 100K points after $4K spend in the first 3 months [Expired 11/2/22]

Marriott Bonvoy Bevy™ American Express® Card
85K Points
85K points after $4K spend in 3 months

$250 Annual Fee

Recent better offer: 125K after $4K first 3 months (Expired 1/12/23)

Marriott Bonvoy Brilliant® American Express® Card
95K Points
95K points after $5K in the first 3 months. Terms apply. (Rates & Fees)

$650 Annual Fee

Recent better offer: 150K after $5K spend in 3 months [Expired 1/12/23]

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I have this card. Is anyone looking for a referral? 😀


On the Marriott Bonvoy Business™ American Express® Card, the $150 statement credit for “eligible” purchases – is that just the normal spending = the same $5,000 to get the Marriott points as usual and you just have to wait up to 3 months for the statement credit?


Glad I read the part about two consumer cards not stacking. I have the old SPG card and my 15 nights already posted. I’m also Gold due to United status. I was thinking about getting the no fee Marriott card for the additional 15 nights. I don’t think I’ll get the business card with the $125 fee. I’ll have Hyatt Globalist shortly and I’m Diamond on Hilton (Aspire card).

Although, getting enough points for a stay at St Regis Punta Mita as a Platinum is tempting!

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I have the older SPG card. If I cancel that would I be eligible for the bonus on this new 100K card?


Sorry, I meant the expensive Lux card (now Brilliant) – but that doesn’t seem appealing anymore.

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I clicked on the Application link and it opened a blank page on the Amex website.

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