Increased referral bonus for Starwood American Express cards!
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On Monday I received an email from SPG informing me that they have increased the referral bonus from the standard 5,000 Starpoints to 7,500 Starpoints. The increased referral bonus applies to both the business card and the personal card products.
The total bonus you can earn in a year is still subject to an annual limit of 55,000 Starpoints (for each version of the card). Although I have referred several people for credit cards over the years, I have never come close to approaching that cap. But still keep it in mind.
Best uses of Starpoints
Starpoints are one of my favorite currencies to collect. When I can’t decide what other card to use on non-bonus spend, and I don’t have any minimum spend to meet (fairly rare), I default to using my SPG card. I’ve also…