Best Credit Cards For
Marriott Bonvoy Points
Looking for the best credit cards for earning Marriott Bonvoy Points? Enter your spend across several categories to find out. Includes transfer partners!
If you're trying to maximize your Marriott Bonvoy Points when staying at Marriott brand hotels, you're going to want at least one Marriott Credit Card. Marriott's credit cards offer 6 Marriott Bonvoy Points per $1 spent (except the Marriott Bold Card) which cannot be beat using transfer partner credit cards. On top of earning lots of points, you'll also receive an annual free night with these cards which will usually make up for the annual fee of the card.
If you're looking to earn on gas and restaurants, the Marriott Bonvoy Business AMEX will be a great choice. If you want a card literally for spend at Marriott only, the Chase Marriott Bonvoy Boundless Card is a great choice.
American Express Membership Rewards is a 1:1 transfer partner of Marriott Bonvoy meaning you can transfer 1,000 AMEX Points for 1,000 Marriott Bonvoy Points. AMEX Offers a bunch of credit cards that earn across categories such as travel, restaurant, gas station, and airfare.
Chase Ultimate Rewards is another 1:1 transfer partner of Marriott Bonvoy. Using Chase as a transfer partners can be useful if you have at least one Ultimate Rewards Card and the Chase Ink Business Cash Card and/or Chase Freedom Card. The Chase Freedom features rotating quarterly 5% categories which can be equal to earning 5x Marriott Bonvoy Points across different categories. The Chase Ink Business Cash Card also features a bunch of useful 5x categories that can earn you a solid amount of points with Marriott when transferred.
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This calculator will give you a list of the best credit cards for earning rewards based on your monthly, yearly, or quarterly spend across different categories. Results will include credit cards that earn the rewards directly and credit cards that earn rewards that are transferable to your rewards account.
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