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Can I still pay with a physical Starbucks Card and earn Stars?

You can keep paying with a physical Starbucks Card, just make sure any Starbucks Cards you use are linked to your account to continue earning 2 Stars per $1 spent. You can easily do this with the Starbucks app or by visiting

For the best experience, consider paying with the Starbucks app. You can also earn 2 Stars per $1 when you scan the barcode in the app at the register and then use any physical Starbucks Card regardless of whether or not it is registered to complete the purchase at participating stores.

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