The usual sign up bonus that comes with the Chase IHG Rewards Club Premier card is to EARN 80,000 BONUS IHG REWARDS POINTS after you spend $2,000 on purchases in the first 3 months of account opening. But now the bonus is increased to a potential 120,000 bonus points. You can earn 80,000 bonus points after spending $2,000 on purchases in the first 3 monthsjumps to associated footnote+ earn an additional 40,000 bonus points after spending $5,000 in the first 6 months. Apply here.
The card has an $89 Annual Fee, not waived the first year. You earn 10 points per $1 spent at all hotels within the Intercontinental Hotel Group (IHG), 2 points per $1 spent at restaurants, gas and groceries and 1 point per $1 spent on all other purchases made with your card. You receive 1 free night every year after your cardmember anniversary. Sadly, as of May 1, 2018, this free night is only redeemable at properties up to 40,000 IHG Rewards points. You pay no foreign transaction fees when you use your card on purchases made outside the United States. You get a Global Entry or TSA Pre✓ of up to $100 every 4 years as reimbursement for the application fee charged to your Card. You get IHG Platinum Elite Status with the card. Further, for each standard room reward night stay of 4 or more nights, every 4th night is free. Finally, you’ll receive 10,000 bonus points each account anniversary year during which at least $20,000 is spent, and one additional purchase is made at least one day after you have spent $20,000.