Marriott Bonvoy Brilliant American Express Card now has a bonus of $125K (normally $75K) if you spend $5,000 in eligible purchases within 3 months. Cardholders also get a $200 statement credit towards restaurant charges within the first 6 months. Offer is valid until May 12, 2021.
Earn 125,000 points when you spend $5,000 in eligible purchases within 3 months
$300 statement credit for eligible purchases at participating Marriott Bonvoy hotels
$100 Mariott property credit (select chains)
6X points on eligible purchases at participating Marriott Bonvoy hotels
3X points on U.S. restaurants and on flights booked directly with airlines
2X points on for all other eligible purchases
15 Elite night credits
Statement credit Global Entry or TSA Precheck
Complimentary Gold Elite status
1 Free night stay certificate on your card anniversary
No foreign transaction fees
$450 annual fee
If you stay at Mariott hotels frequently, this is a great card. The free night award certificate and statement credits will easily offset the hefty $450 annual fee. The Points Guy values Marriott points at $0.8 per point. So 125K points are valued at $1,000.