The current public sign-up bonus for the American Express Starwood Preferred Guest credit card is 25,000 points – 10,000 points after your first spend and 15,000 points after a $5,000 spend in 6 months.
However, Reddit users are reporting a 30,000 bonus when you apply via the Starwood hotel website when you apply to join Starwood Preferred Guest- 10,000 points with your first spend and 20,000 points after a $5,000 spend in 6 months.
You can’t already be an SPG member to get this offer, although some readers have signed up for multiple accounts in order to try and get the 30k points).
Open the SPG website and click on ‘Join Now’ and enroll in the SPG program. When you confirm your new Starwood Preferred Guest account, there should be an offer at the bottom of the page advertising the 30k bonus. Click the link and sign up for the card.
This offer is not showing up for everyone, although some have tried different browsers or created more than one SPG account to try and see the bonus link.
Let us know if you’re successful!