Sign up for the Marriott Rewards Premier Visa Card and get 50,000 bonus points after you spend $1,000 in the first three months. Per Marriott's reward chart, 50,000 points gets you as many as 6 nights free in a category 1 hotel. Plus, you get one free night upon account approval, and another free night each year for your cardholder anniversary.The card also has strong spending bonuses and elite perks. You earn 5x points per dollar at Marriott, 2x on car rentals, flights and dining and 1x elsewhere. The main elite perks are an automatic 15 nights per year toward elite status - this means you are an automatic Marriott Silver with free internet, bonus points and late checkout - and one additional night per $3,000 spent. There is a $0 intro annual fee the first year, then it's $85. There are no foreign transaction fees.