Rewards Program Page

Macy's Star Rewards

Rewards Program Information

Program Benefits

Macy's Star Rewards makes members shopping experiences more convenient than ever

  • Monthly Savings Events:
    •  Enjoy special cardholder-only savings throughout the year
  • Easy Returns:
    •  At Macy's when using the Macy's Card, even without a receipt
  • Manage Account Online:
    • At macys.com/mymacyscard
  • Paperless Bills:
    • Pay bills at macys.com/gopaperless

Other Discounts:

Open a Macy's account and save on purchases today and tomorrow

  • Receive monthly cardholder-only savings throughout the year
  • Coupons and savings passes for fashion and home
  • Members choose their own sale days
  • Special member-only days allow members to receive a discount simply for using their Macy's Card

Macy's American Express Cardholders

  • Ability to earn Star Rewards Certificates (applies on accounts w/annual spend of $500-999)
    • 1.5% of all Macy's purchases (excluding Macy's gift cards)
    • 1% of all American Express Card purchases made outside of Macy's (excludes cash advances)
  • Shopping, dining and entertainment offers
  • Monthly Cardholder Savings Events
  • Easy Returns & more

Macy's Preferred American Express Card:

Includes all perks of Macy's American Express Card, plus get:

  • Ability to earn Star Rewards Certificates (applies on accounts w/annual spend of $1,000+)
    • 3% of all Macy's purchases (excluding Macy's gift cards)
    • 1% of all American Express Card purchases made outside of Macy's (excludes cash advances)
  • Unlimited Star Rewards Certificates
  • No merchandise exclusions

Macy's Preferred Travel: 

  • Exclusively for Macy's Preferred American Express Cardholders who spend $1,000 per year at Macy's exceptional value 
  • For all  travel needs, cardmember enjoy a premium collection of Travel Priveleges including:
    • Air - Lowest available fares and special savings on select international airlines
    • Hotel - Up to 20% off the lowest available non-restricted rate at thousands of hotels worldwide and a range of special amenities or other benefits
    • Car - Competitive rates and valuable savings including up to 25% off qualifying rentals
    • Cruise - Special fares and amenities including up to $300 shipboard credits
    • Vacations - $100 off qualifying air+hotel packages

Rewards Without a Credit Card?

No

How to Earn

  • Individuals must be approved and hold a Macy's Credit Card in order to participate and earn in the Star Rewards Program

All Macy's Cardholders Earn:

  • Enjoy exclusive in-store savings through member events
  • Members can also choose their own sale days and dollars-off coupons

Returns without Receipts:

  • Merchandise purchased at Macy's with the Macy's Card can be returned or exchanged without a receipt
    • Except as otherwise posted in certain departments

Members have 180 days to decide:

  • Online Account Management
  • Zero Liability on purchases outside of Macy's
  • No Annual Fee

Who is eligible for Star Rewards Certificates?

  • Macy’s American Express account holders with an annual spending of $ 500-999:
    • Earn 1.5% on Macy’s Store Purchases
    • 1% on purchases outside of Macy’s
  • Macy’s American Express account holders with an annual spending of $ 1000 or more:
    • Earn 3% on Macy’s Store purchases
    • 1% on purchases outside of Macy’s

How do members qualify for the Macy's American Express card?

  • Macy's and American Express have partnered to offer 2 levels of Macy's American Express cards
  • These cards are offered only to cardholders who have met the basic spending guidelines on their Macy's store credit card account and meet the Macy’s American Express card credit criteria

The basic spending guidelines for the Macy's store credit card account:

  • Macy's American Express card- Macy's store annual spending of $0-$999
  • Macy's Preferred American Express card- Macy's store annual spending of $1,000 or more

How to Redeem

  • Reward certificates can only be redeemed in the store
    • Certificates cannot be redeemed for purchases on macys.com, phone orders, or towards the purchase of gift cards
  • Once members accumulated Star Rewards amount reaches $25, they will receive their Rewards Certificates with their Macy’s American Express Account statement
    • The current rewards balance is shown on members monthly billing statement
    • If members are enrolled for online statements only, they will receive their Macy’s Star Reward Certificates in the mail
  • As a star rewards card holder, members may receive special offers and coupons from time to time
    • Many of those coupons can be used for purchases made at macys.com and will contain a promotional code that can be entered during the check out process
  • For Macy's Elite, Platinum, or Macy's Preferred American Express Cardholder's who have added their card to their  online profile, will receive FREE RETURNS by mail on macys.com purchases

Minimum to Redeem

Once accumulated Star Rewards amount reaches $25, cardholders will receive a rewards certificate with their Macy's American Express Account statement

Enrollment Bonus

Join Macy's Rewards Credit Card Program and get 10% off eligible purchases made through Dec 31,2012

Elite Status?

Yes

Elite Status Qualifications

Macy's Credit Cards have Red, Gold, Platinum and Elite levels based on annual spending at Macy's:

Elite level

Annual Spending

Needed to Achieve

Red$0-$499
Gold$500-$999
Platinum$1,000-$2,499
Elite$2,500 and over

 

  • Cardholders may qualify for the Star Rewards Plus Program if they already have either a Gold, Platinum, or Elite Macy’s credit card, and if they have spent more than $500 in the store in a year
  • They will also need to pass Macy's credit approval

Macy's and American Express have partnered to offer 2 levels of Macy's American Express cards

  • These cards are offered only to cardholders who have met the basic spending guidelines on their Macy's store credit card account and meet Macy’s American Express card credit criteria

 The basic spending guidelines for the Macy's store credit card account:

  • Macy's American Express card- Macy's store annual spending of $0-$999
  • Macy's Preferred American Express card- Macy's store annual spending of $1,000 or more

Elite Status Benefits

All Macy's Cards (Red, Gold, Platinum and Elite) offer:

  • Monthly Savings Events
  • Easy Returns

Gold:

  • $10 Rewards Certificates through the "Use Your Card Events" as well as the "Choose Your Own Sale Days" and dollars-off coupons

Platinum & Elite:

  • $25 Rewards Certificates through the "Use Your Card Events" as well as "Choose Your Own Sale Days" and dollars-off coupons

Bonus Offers?

Yes

Bonus Offer Info

  • Monthly cardholder-only savings events for Macy Star Rewards Cardholders
  • Special offers for all Macy's American Express cardholders

Unlimited Rewards Earning?

Yes*

Unlimited Rewards Earning Info

  • Abillty to earn Unlimited Star Rewards Certificates for Macy's Preferred American Express Cardholders

Free Shipping?

No

Free Shipping Info

If members are a registered Macy's Elite, Platinum, or Macy's Preferred American Express cardholder with their card added to their online profile, they'll enjoy free returns by mail on macys.com purchases

 

 

Rewards Never Expire?

No

Expiration of Rewards Info

  • Rewards certificates expire based on expiration date on individual certificate(s)

Sponsoring Companies

Sponsoring Rewards Cards

Current Promotions

Currently No Promotions

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