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Marriott Bonvoy overview

Marriott’s rewards program, named “Marriott Bonvoy,” in my opinion offers better than average rewards for paid stays, a fair elite program, a huge selection of hotels that run from very low end to ultra-luxury, and credit cards that offer good value for their annual free nights but relatively poor value for credit card spend.  This post is designed to include everything you need to know.

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Gift hotel points, free night certificates, and award nights booked with points: Rules by...

Have you ever wondered whether it is possible to gift your hotel points or free night certificate to a family member or friend? In...
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How To Use Marriott Free Night Certificates (And How They Can’t Be Used)

Depending on how many Chase and American Express Marriott credit cards you hold, it's possible to end up with numerous free night certificates after...

Marriott Bonvoy Bold Card Best-Ever Offer: 60K points + 50K Free Night Cert (now...

Update 7/14/24: This best-ever offer on the Bonvoy Bold card is now available via referral. So, if you already have a Chase Marriott card in...
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Marriott Homes & Villas: Double points on 3+ night stays

Marriott Homes & Villas seems to have some kind of bonus points promotion running perpetually. Its latest is offering double points on all stays...
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(Back Again) Chase Sapphire Reserve adds Marriott Gold fast track

Marriott Gold is the second lowest of Marriott's elite tiers and offers a modest set of benefits including 2pm late check-out, 25% bonus points...
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Marriott & United offering elite members additional reciprocal earnings

Marriott and United have had a partnership for several years, offering some level of elite status with the other partner if you have high...
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What are Marriott points worth?

It's been more than a year now since Marriott jettisoned the last remnants of their old award charts by removing top-end award price caps....
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Link Marriott & Starbucks accounts to occasionally earn double Stars & minimal bonus points

Marriott and Starbucks have teamed up in order to win the Uninspiring Partnership of the Year award. Despite that, it's worth linking your accounts...
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Which Marriott Bonvoy card is best?

Given that both Amex and Chase issue Marriott Bonvoy credit cards, and that they've recently introduced even more Marriott cards in 2022, there are...

(EXPIRED) 2 Chase transfer bonuses: 30% to Virgin Atlantic & 40% to Marriott Bonvoy...

Update 6/13/24: Just a reminder: these two Chase transfer bonuses will be ending in two days. If you want to take advantage of either one,...

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The Frequent Miler team has been busy the last week or so with the Flying By The Seat Of Our Points challenge. With Greg,...
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Here’s How Hotel Best Rate Guarantees Work (Hyatt, Hilton, Marriott, IHG & More)

Hotel Best Rate Guarantees can be one of the most frustration-inducing features offered by hotel chains. They sound great on the surface - find...

Amex Marriott Bonvoy Brilliant Credit Card Review (2024)

The American Express Marriott Bonvoy Brilliant card has had a a bit of a topsy-turvy journey over the last few years, befitting its unusually...
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(EXPIRED) Earn 25x Marriott Bonvoy points with new Homes & Villas promotion (book by...

Marriott Homes & Villas seems to offer a relentless series of promotions, with their latest earning opportunity being one of the best they've ever...

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