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Via Frequent Miler, you can earn 10,000 Starwood points per referral for both the Starwood Preferred Guest® Credit Card from American Express personal and small business cards! Your referral must be approved by June 15, 2016.
Here are the details of the bonus.
Earn 10,000 Extra Starwood Points for AMEX Starwood Card Referrals
You must have the card you’re referring. And you can earn a maximum of 55,000 Starwood points for referrals, each calendar year.
This is double the normal referral bonus of 5,000 Starwood points!
And your friend can earn 25,000 Starwood points with their new card after meeting minimum spending requirements.
Don’t forget, American Express only allows folks to get the sign-up bonus ONCE per person, per lifetime on ALL their cards. So your friend might want to wait for a higher sign-up bonus, like the best-ever offer earlier this year for 35,000 Starwood points!
What Can You Do With Starwood Points?
Read my series on the best ways to use Starwood points!
Starwood points are valuable because they’re usually hard to earn. And you can use them for things like:
- Award stays at amazing hotels all over the world
- Inexpensive stays using Cash + Points
- Transfer to airline partners like American Airlines, British Airways, Emirates, and more
- The 5th night free perk at Starwood Category 3 to 7 hotels
- 5 nights and 2 airline tickets to Disney World
And if you transfer them to partner airlines with a 1:1 transfer ratio, you’ll get a 5,000 mile bonus for every 20,000 points you transfer.
Will you be taking advantage of this increased referral bonus?