Marriott Bonvoy™ Business American Express® Card

An excellent card to get free hotel stays, one of the best deals in Canada


in free travel after $5,000 in 3 months

Our favorite card in Canada has a Business version.

As long as you earn any type of independent income (reselling merchandise for example), you are eligible by entering your full name as the business name on the application.

This will not only give you another Marriott welcome bonus, it will give you another very valuable annual free night certificate for very luxurious hotels.

You could get up to 10 free nights with the Welcome Bonus alone, just like with the regular Marriott Card.

The earn rate is also great, with a category multiplier that the regular Marriott Card doesn’t even have on gas, travel, and dining.

Welcome bonus of 60,000 Marriott points
≈ $540 (estimated value 0.9¢/pt)

Accumulation of 10,000 points earned on the $5,000 minimum spend
= $90 (at base earn rate)

Card fee
= $150 (deducted from the total free travel)

Total of ≈ $480 of free travel
(no minimum value)

+ all points earned with your regular purchases

After the $480 Welcome Bonus…

Here is the Points earn rate:

  • 5 pts (≈ 4.5%) per $ at Marriott hotels
  • 3 pts (≈ 2.7%) per $ on gas, dining, and travel
  • 2 pts (≈ 1.8%) per $ everywhere else

Marriott Points are Variable-Value Points, which means you have to use them wisely to get the most value.

Points can be redeemed for Marriott hotel stays (best use most of the time) or transferred to 40 airline programs.

More details in how to maximize your Marriott Points.

Flight delay insurance ($500, 4h minimum)
Car rental insurance
Baggage & personal effects insurance
Hotel burglary insurance
Purchase protection & extended warranty

No medical travel insurance
No trip cancelation insurance

Detailed article on the credit card coming soon

Marriott Bonvoy Business Amex Card

Offer Summary
  • ≈ $480 in free travel
  • Variable-Value Points (and transferable)
  • Silver Elite Status & benefits at Marriott
  • Annual free night certificate
  • Some insurance coverage (no medical or trip protection)
  • Any independent income qualifies you
  • No minimum income required
  • Minimum spend of $5,000 to reach
  • Certain conditions apply*

Detailed article on the credit card coming soon

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