Chase, Marriott Add Features to Bonvoy Boundless Card

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Chase and Marriott are making exciting changes to the Marriott Bonvoy Boundless credit card. The updated benefits allow cardmembers to earn more Marriott Bonvoy points on everyday spending and a faster path to Marriott Bonvoy Elite Status based on spend. Cardmembers can enjoy all these upgraded benefits with no increase to the annual fee, which means they’ll get more value with the same great card.

 Marriott Bonvoy Boundless Card Adds New Features

Marriot Bonvoy and Chase are making one of their most popular hotel rewards credit cards a little more exciting. Marriott Bonvoy Boundless™ Credit Cardmembers can now earn 3X points when they make purchases at grocery stores, gas stations, and restaurants (up to $6,000 in combined purchases per calendar year).

Additionally, cardmembers will now automatically receive one Elite Night Credit for every $5,000 in purchases, with no cap toward achieving higher Elite Status in Marriott Bonvoy. This is in addition to current earning benefits of up to 17X points for every $1 spent at hotels participating in Marriott Bonvoy and 2X points on all other purchases, as well as automatic Silver Elite Status, 15 Elite Night Credits toward the next level of Elite Status each calendar year and a Free Night Award every year after account anniversary.

Bonvoy Boundless Visa Signature Features

The Marriott Bonvoy Boundless Visa Signature is one of the most popular co-branded hotel rewards cards – and it is easy to see why. A full list of Marriott Bonvoy Boundless credit card’s benefits include:

  • Ways to earn:
    • Earn up to 17X total points for every $1 spent at hotels participating in Marriott Bonvoy:
      • 6X points on purchases at more than 7,900 properties participating in Marriott Bonvoy
      • Up to 10X points from Marriott for being a Marriott Bonvoy member
      • Up to 1X points from Marriott with Automatic Silver Elite Status
    • NEW: 3X points per $1 on the first $6,000 spent in combined purchases each year on grocery stores, gas stations, and dining
    • 2X points on all other purchases
  • A new way to elevate Marriott Bonvoy status: earn one Elite Night Credit toward Elite Status for every $5,000 spent
  • Additional Boundless travel benefits:
    • Silver Elite Status each account anniversary year
    • 15 Elite Night Credits toward next level of Elite Status each calendar year
    • Gold Elite Status when cardmember spends $35,000 per calendar year
    • Free Night Award every year after account anniversary (redemption level up to 35,000 points)
    • Free Premium Wi-Fi
  • No foreign transaction fees
  • Visa Protection benefits include:
    • Baggage Delay Insurance
    • Lost Luggage Reimbursement
    • Trip Delay Reimbursement
    • Purchase Protection
  • Visa Concierge

 Special, Limited-Time-Only Welcome Offer

To celebrate the enhanced benefits, for a limited time, new Marriott Bonvoy Boundless cardmembers can earn 100,000 bonus points after spending $3,000 on purchases in the first three months from account opening. The Marriott Bonvoy Boundless Credit Card is now available and has an annual fee of $95.

“Important to Evolve”

“The updates to the Boundless card were designed to deliver increased value to our cardmembers and provide more opportunity to earn on everyday spending,” said Ed Olebe, President of Chase Co-Brand Cards, in a press release. “During a time when the landscape is ever-changing, it’s important we evolve with our cardmembers to offer a product that maximizes the value they can get from their spending both at home and while traveling.”

“Our members are again experiencing unforgettable vacations across our portfolio of hotels, the largest portfolio of leisure and luxury hotels in the industry,” said David Flueck, Senior Vice President, Global Loyalty Marriott Bonvoy at Marriott International. “We’re thrilled to give our members an even faster way to earn free nights and status with their everyday spend on the Marriott Bonvoy Boundless Card.”

Related Article: The Ultimate Marriott Bonvoy Program Guide

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