Refer a Friend, Earn an REI Gift Card1

Help a friend get outdoors more with the REI Co-op World Elite Mastercard®.

Here’s how:

  1. Tell your family and friends about the benefits of the card, like the $100 REI gift card they’ll earn after approval and first purchase with their card2, REI support of the REI Cooperative Action Fund3 with eligible purchases, more rewards4 (see full benefits below) and Mastercard benefits.
  2. Ask them to apply for the REI Co-op World Elite Mastercard at Be sure they’ve got your REI member number (and their own) handy when they apply.
  3. For each referral who applies, is approved and makes a purchase, you’ll get a $20 REI gift card. There’s no limit to the number of $20 REI gift cards you can earn!1

What if your friends aren't REI members yet?

Anyone can become an REI member and enjoy a lifetime of member benefits. Tell your family and friends to go to, call 800-426-4840 or visit any REI store to join.

Let Friends Know the REI Co-op World Elite Mastercard Helps Them Earn More Rewards4

  • 5% back on purchases at REI5
  • 2% back on mobile wallet purchases
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  • 1% back everywhere else
  • No annual fee*
  • No foreign transaction fees*
  • When you make a purchase with your card, REI proudly donates to the REI Cooperative Action Fund, which directly supports organizations that promote justice, equity and belonging in the outdoors.3

Refer More Friends, Get More $20 REI Gift Cards

There's no limit on how many $20 Refer-a-Friend REI gift cards you can earn. Once your friends are approved and make a purchase, you'll start earning. It's a great way to get more gear at REI.