Starwood Preferred Guest® Business Credit Card from American Express

  • – 75,000 bonus points with minimum spend
  • – Free, unlimited Boingo Wi-Fi at more than 1,000,000 Boingo hotspots worldwide. Enrollment required.
  • – Points transferable to 30+ partner airlines. Terms Apply. See Rates & Fees.

Our Review

Earn 75,000 bonus points after you use your new Card to make $3,000 in purchases within the first 3 months of Card Membership.

Points earned can be redeemed with 6,700 extraordinary hotels across 29 brands—including SPG hotels, Marriotts and Ritz Carltons.

You’ll also receive 1 Free Night Award every year after your Card account anniversary (redemption level at or under 35,000 points) at a participating hotel. Select hotels have resort fees.

Plus, the Starwood Business card gives you additional benefits like Club Lounge Access at SPG properties and free Boingo wifi access around the world. The annual fee of $95 is waived the first year.

 

The Facts

  • Earn 75,000 bonus points after you use your new Card to make $3,000 in purchases within the first 3 months of Card Membership.
  • Earn 6 points for each dollar of eligible purchases at over 6,700 participating SPG® and Marriott Rewards® hotels across 29 brands.
  • Earn 4 points at U.S. restaurants, U.S. gas stations, on wireless telephone services purchased directly from U.S. service providers, and on U.S. purchases for shipping. Earn 2 points for all other eligible purchases.
  • Receive 1 Free Night Award every year after your Card account anniversary (redemption level at or under 35,000 points) at a participating hotel. Select hotels have resort fees.
  • Enjoy complimentary Silver Elite status with your Card.
  • Plus, earn Gold Elite status after spending $30,000 or more in eligible purchases on your Card in a calendar year. Note: effective January 1, 2019, the spend threshold will increase to $35,000.
  • No Foreign Transaction Fees on international purchases and $0 introductory annual fee for the first year, then $95.
  • Terms Apply
  • See Rates & Fees

The Verdict

If you’ve never had the Starwood Preferred Guest Business Credit Card, the 75k bonus is a great gateway into the new Marriott rewards program!

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