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If you stay at Marriotts frequently and you want to earn hotel points along with some premium benefits, the Marriott Bonvoy Brilliant™ American Express® Card could be the premium credit card for you.
In exchange for a $450 annual fee, you get up to $300 in annual statement credits to cover eligible purchases at Marriott hotels, and an application fee credit of up to $100 for TSA PreCheck or Global Entry.
Some of the card’s perks require activating, like the Priority Pass Select membership that lets you access more than 1,200 airport lounges around the world. You’ll also want to confirm that you’ve been upgraded to Gold status.
Here are nine things to do to get the most out of your Bonvoy Brilliant Amex as a new cardholder.
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If you’re in the market for a premium rewards card and Marriott is your hotel brand of choice, the Marriott Bonvoy Brilliant American Express card may just fit the bill. The card comes with a substantial welcome bonus and lots of recurring travel benefits to make the $450 annual fee worthwhile.
However, none of those perks are worth anything if you don’t take full advantage of them — and some of them require activation. Here are nine things to do when you get a Marriott Bonvoy Brilliant Amex to make sure you’re getting maximum value from the card.See the rest of the story at Business Insider
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